She received a Master of Science in instructional technology from Bloomsburg University and a Bachelor of Arts in applied psychology from Pennsylvania State University.
She is the founder and moderator of IDDPR , a professional development group for training professionals. She also mentors new professionals to the learning and development field.
She approaches each project with a spirit of curiosity, openness, innovation and simplicity. Her strengths include intellection, input, strategic, learner and restorative, according to the StrengthsFinder personality assessment.
When she is not developing training, she practices yoga, jogs in nature, bikes on nature trails and travels.