Allen Faculty Member since 2016
- B.F.A. in Theatre, emphasis Acting/Directing, Sam Houston State University
- MA Theatre and Dance, Wayne State University
What do you love about Allen? I was blown away by the culture and vision of the entire school from the moment I stepped on campus. I love that creativity is embraced in a free, organic way. The faculty, students, administration and parents embrace change and growth in beautiful ways and I feel fortunate to be a part of such an amazing place!
Other hats you wear or have worn at Allen or previous schools:
- Fall and Spring Theatre Production Director
- (Previously) Texas A&M Financial Aid Coordinator for Student Athletes
- (Previously) Involved in more than 30 productions over the past 15 years as Director, Actor or Technical design and/or operations
- (Previously) Community outreach through Art integration and exposure
What are you passionate about? I am passionate about my family, spirituality, community outreach, experiences, life journey, storytelling, design, people, love, music and looking at everything in big picture perspectives.
Interesting Facts about you: I’m a Sagittarius, my spirit animal is an Owl, I played Alto Saxophone in Jazz Band, I was Colorguard Captain in HS, I have overly expressive and large eyes, I wrote and acted in a short film in college, I am a huge supporter of live music (especially my husband’s music)
Favorite book? The Outlander Series by Diana Gabaldon
Favorite quote? “Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair.” – Khalil Gibran
What causes are close to your heart? American Red Cross, Disaster Relief, Social Change Experiments
If a movie was made about your life, who would play you? Zooey Deschanel