Hometown: Originally from the great country of Texas, but grew up in the Chicagoland area

Education: BFA in Music from Loyola University Chicago, M.ed in Music Education from Boston University

Ministry at Ablaze: Works as the Success Manager at ProjectYM where I oversee all content created and manage Thrive, our online membership community.

Ministry Background: 14 years in youth ministry

Interests: crafts, music, board games, homeschooling, hiking and exploring the outdoors

Passions: Passionate about child development, education reform, building relationships between parents and youth ministers

Why did I become involved with Ablaze: I married into ministry and started developing a passion for small group ministry and building relationships with young people.

Favorite Quotes/Verses:

“PIVOT!” – Ross from Friends

“NINE NINE!” – Brooklyn Nine Nine

But Mary kept all these things, pondering them in her heart —Luke 2:19