My Responsibilities

As the Residence Director for Sanford Hall, my responsibility is to supervise and collaborate with student staff and professional staff members in their efforts to create a safe, educational, and inclusive community within the residence hall for all students who are living with us.

Where I Can Help

  • Cultivating community for all residents living on campus
  • Answering general questions about Sanford Hall
  • Engaging students when they have conflict with peers, including roommate conflicts
  • Providing opportunities for student growth around Diversity and Social Justice
  • Response to crisis/emergency situations
  • Checking in with students regarding their health and well-being
  • Meeting with students who are going through the conduct process
  • Ensuring that students are supported while at the U


  • Master of Science in College Student Personnel from Western Illinois University
  • Bachelor of Arts in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing from Western Washington University

Arrival to the University of Minnesota


Previous Positions Held

  • Residence Director, University of Minnesota Duluth
  • Assistant Complex Director, Western Illinois University

Gender Pronouns


Points of Pride

Every day I get to work with students who are figuring out how to be their best selves by celebrating their accomplishments and supporting them during their challenges.

My Favorite Quote

"You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress, simultaneously." - Sophia Bush

Life Outside the U

During my free time, I enjoy getting out and exploring all the sites and restaurants around the Twin Cities! I also love a chance for a board game night with friends.