I became an advisor because:
I love helping students combine their passions and strengths.
What did you want to be when you were growing up?
When I was a kid, I wanted to be vet. When I was a college freshman, a physical therapist; then as a college junior, a journalist; and then, as a graduate student, an academic advisor (seriously!).
My favorite place on campus is:
My favorite KU memory is:
Watching my very first basketball game – (rock chalk!)!
Advice to college students:
Take at least one class per year that you don’t know anything about.
What is at the top of your bucket list?
Visiting every national park.
“How wild it was, to let it be.” -Cheryl Strayed from the book Wild.
If you only had 1 day to explore Lawrence, what would you do?
First things first: coffee; then, I’d go check out the trails @ Clinton Lake with my dogs, Tilley & Howie (maybe take my kayak, too); dinner at Mass St. Fish House; and then ice-cream at Sylas & Maddy’s.
Right now it's Mindhunter on Netflix.