She has been in the dental field since 1998. Her career started in dental assisting, she spent most of those years working at an Endodontic specialty (root canals). She enjoys educating patients on the different aspects of dentistry and comforting anxious patients. She lives in Blaine with her family. She has one teenage daughter who is a very active competitive swimmer. She loves animals, and has a small zoo of her own-a golden retriever, a tortoise and a bunny. In her spare time, you will find her cheering on her daughter at swim meets around the metro area and serving at her church in Circle Pines.