Children's Ministry Director
Family: Husband: Doug; and two children, Aaron and Annika
Education: Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, along with a Middle School Endorsement in Social Studies and a Coaching Certificate from St. Cloud State University.
Experience: I’ve been the Children’s Ministry Director at First Free since August of 2004. Before this, I taught 5 years of 3rd grade and 1 year of 2nd grade at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis. I also enjoyed coaching junior high volleyball! My first teaching job was teaching 6th grade Social Studies in Glencoe, MN. I love kids!
Free Time: I enjoy running around the beautiful lakes of Minneapolis! I’ve participated in 3 triathlons and hope to do more. My family loves spending time at family cabins in the summer. I also enjoy reading historical fiction, hitting local coffee shops, scrapbooking, traveling, and watching British shows.
Favorite Scripture: Proverbs 3:5-6 “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him and he will make your paths straight.”