Biography

Personal Info –

  • Native Texan
  • Graduate of Anderson High School in Austin, Tx
  • Graduate of Southwest Texas State University
  • Married to Dane for 27yrs
  • Two children, Caitlin and Connor, both Frisco High School Graduates
  • Frisco resident since 1995

Honors and Awards –

  • Leadership TASB Master Trustee 2014
  • PTA Lifetime Membership

Frisco ISD Board of Trustees, Place 5 –

  • First elected in 2011
  • 3rd year as Secretary
  • Vocal advocate for all students, staff, community and public education
  • Legislative advocacy on the local, state and national level
  • Strong advocate for the Whole Child Framework

Texas Association of School Boards, Director for Region 10 –

  • First elected to fulfill a one-year unexpired term in 2014
  • Elected for 3yr term in 2015
  • New director mentor

PTA – PTO – 1999 to 2016

  • PTA Board member and volunteer – Spears Elementary, Bright Elementary, Smith Elementary
  • PTO President – 3yrs.
  • PTO Board member and volunteer – Pioneer Heritage Middle School
  • Frisco ISD Council of PTA’s Board member, Legislative Chair, Training Chair, Council Delegate

Frisco Fastpacs –

  • Governance Committee
  • Delivery driver, misc. volunteer activities
  • Designated drop off location

Frisco ISD Bond Committees –

  • 2002 – 2003
  • 2005 – 2006

Frisco High School – 2008 to 2014

  • FHS Softball Booster Club
  • FHS Band Booster Club – Board member, volunteer coordinator, chaperone
  • Mom’s in Touch

National Charity League – 2006 to 2012

  • Board member and volunteer, grade level advisor, 1st VP of Membership, Parliamentarian, Provisional Committee

Young Men’s Service League – 2010 to 2014

  • Board member and volunteer, grade level coordinator, membership

Frisco Family Services Center –

  • Board member, pantry volunteer, various gala committees coordinator and volunteer

Neighborhood – 2000 to Present

  • Village representative and volunteer, social committee, safety committee, neighborhood watch, social events planner

Other organizations –

First Baptist Church of Frisco – Neighborhood Bible Study – Miracle League – Meals on Wheels – Special Olympics – Girl Scouts – Frisco Football League