Q: Can you tell us a little bit more about yourself? Your background, your interests, your dreams?
I grew up on a farm outside of Beresford, SD. I studied music in college. After college, I taught English in Japan for a year. I started my job at BaanDek not long after I came home! As far as dreams go, I don’t have anything concrete, but I’m excited to see where I’ll end up!
Q: How were you first introduced to Montessori?
My sister-in-law currently works as an assistant at a Montessori school in Georgia!
Q: What was it about Montessori that resonated with you?
I loved being able to see that Montessori is for everyone.
Q: What brought you to Baan Dek?
A very lucky Google search!
Q: What treats do you always say yes to?
Reese’s Peanutbutter Cups
Q: What is/are your favorite color/s?
Almost all shades of purple. The darker the better!
Q: What is your favorite childhood book or movie?
“Anne of Green Gables” and “My Fair Lady”.
Q: How do you like to spend your free time?
Netflix, reading, or jitterbugging
Q: What is your favorite animal and why?
A mantis shrimp!!! They’re so fierce! There’s no way to be disappointed!
Q: What’s a fun fact about your life?
I used to live next to a toilet museum.