B.A. in Humanities and Social Sciences from Western Washington University; German major.
Is currently the Chief Projects Officer for the Washington based non-profit Jesus’Economy and a freelance German–English translator.
Has worked as a technical recruiter for Logos Bible Software, a care-giver, a bookkeeper for Velocity-LEDS, a youth ministries intern for Northwest Baptist Church, a worship leader at Forth Corner Community Church, and a clerk for RiteAid Corp.
Has volunteered as a grant analyst for One Day’s Wages, in client support services at Lydia Place, on the financial distribution team for United Way, as a deacon for The Table, as a youth leader at Northwest Baptist Church, in community clean-up and service projects through the Whatcom Volunteer Center, as a community meal coordinator with the Happy Valley Neighborhood Association, and as a worship leader for Forward Ministries.
Has training in business as missions through Partners World Wide, data based fundraising through the Northwest Development Officers Association, mandatory reporting through Lydia Place, signs of sexual and physical abuse through Big Brothers Big Sisters, abused and suicidal teen counseling through Northwest Baptist Church, and emergency response through Red Cross.
Is an aspiring musician, artist, poet, linguist who enjoys the outdoors and eating great food!