Beginning as an intern at our statehouse, my background includes more than sixteen years of experience working within the governmental setting, and includes the Shawnee City Council (three terms as president, including current), Planning Commission, Economic Development Council, National League of Cities’ First Tier Suburbs Council Vice Chair, and more. My education, coupled with my professional and community service background make me uniquely qualified to lead our city into the future.
Master's Degree in Public Administration from the University of Kansas, Dual Bachelor's Degree in Journalism and Public Relations from Kansas State University.
“Big Sister” with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater KCMO; Past President, Shawnee Rotary Club (Currently Assistant District Governor); Chair, Johnson County Theatre in the Park Advisory Council; Board Member, Prairie Paws Animal Shelter; Advisory Council Member and Advocate, National Kidney Foundation; Former Board Member, Rebuilding Together Shawnee; Fundraiser Runner, Girls on the Run and Lungevity.
22510 West 60th Street
Shawnee, KS 66226