What did you do before you were a Miner?
I think I’ve always been sort of a Miner! My love for local television began when I was just a young girl. I used to always ask my parents to turn on the news. Before joining Media Minefield, I was a Digital Journalist for 7 years, most recently in St. Louis and prior to that in Minneapolis. I’m happy to be back home. I’m a graduate of St. Cloud State University and proud Minnesotan.
What are three things people don’t know about you?
+ I was a competitive cheerleader for 10 years.
+ I’m left handed.
+ I worked at Texas Roadhouse for 3.5 years in college. Pro tip: Ask for ranch with the fresh baked bread.
If you were stranded on a desert island and could only bring one food, what would it be?
Jucy Lucy from Matt’s!
Reality TV! Currently watching: “90 Day Fiancé,” “Married at First Sight,” “Marrying Millions”
What are your favorite quotes?
+ “For when I am weak, then I am strong.” – 2 Corinthians 12: 9-11
+ “When you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have to speak up. You have to say something; you have to do something.” – John Lewis
+ “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” – Maya Angelou