Communications Manager and Bookkeeper
Rock Spring’s positivity, progressive mentality, and commitment to social and eco justice appealed to my desire to give back for the privileges I’ve been afforded.
Although originally from Wisconsin, I grew up in Maryland until my dad’s work moved my family overseas to Rome, Italy. After adjusting to the culture shock, I opted to stay in Rome after high school to earn a BA in English Literature from John Cabot University (with a study abroad year at University of Wisconsin-Madison).
My post-university adventures included captioning phone calls for the deaf and hard of hearing, waitressing high-intensity brunches, and working with a nonprofit specializing in global access to quality health care for children with congenital heart defects. More recently, I was a freelance writer and editor for a variety of projects and clients, including the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
I love to chat with people whenever and wherever I’m waiting in a line, but I also revel in quiet spaces outside. My husband, Andrew, and I welcomed our daughter in 2020.