I am a native of East Smithfield, Pennsylvania and attended Athens Area School District my entire life. I graduated from Mansfield University in 2002 with a bachelor's of science degree in psychology and competed on the women's basketball team for four years . After graduating from Mansfield, I attended Alfred University where I was the assistant women's basketball coach for three years and achieved my masters degree in education, concentration in school counseling.
Prior to Troy, I worked at Northern Tioga School district for three years where I was a career coordinator and part time school counselor. I was hired at Troy Area School District in 2009 and worked at the high school for two years prior to working at the intermediate school. This is my 8th year at TIS, 10th year in the Troy School District.