School district: Manchester Community Schools
City/township of residence: Manchester Village
Occupation: School board president and community volunteer.
Education: Bachelor's degree in biology from Grinnell College.
Current public or community service: School board president, school board liaison to the Manchester Community Schools Foundation, active member of the Parent Advisory Committee at Manchester High School, volunteer accompanist for Manchester High School choir
Previous elected office: First elected to Manchester Community Schools Board of Education in 2000. Re-elected in 2004 and 2008.