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Why did you join the Junior League? I wanted to work alongside women who were passionate about leadership and become more involved in projects within the Omaha community!

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Tell us about your family? I married Brett on May 30, 2015

Pets: None yet but we’re moving into a house in May and a yellow lab is up for discussion.

Hometown: Bellevue, NE

College: University of Nebraska at Omaha for undergrad and University of Nebraska-Lincoln for grad. school

Sorority: Chi Omega

Job/Business: Outreach and volunteer development manager at Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska. I went from a girl member to adult volunteer to joining their staff in 2011.

What was your favorite placement and why?

I have only been active for a year, but love my experience on Big Red Block Party. Being a part of a big fundraiser allowed me to meet even more people in the League.

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What is your favorite thing to do on a day off?

Yoga and hiking; exploring the outdoors

What other organizations are you affiliated with?

Big Brothers Big Sisters, Women’s Fund of Omaha Circles, Omaha Area Chi Omega Alumnae

What is your favorite season and why?

Fall – the colors in the trees, crisp air, s’mores around the fire. It’s a beautiful time to be outside!

What is your favorite book or the last good book you read?

The Girl on the Train. I try to read novels often and get good recommendations from my colleagues in book clubs.

What is your favorite all-time movie?

10 Things I Hate About You and Something’s Gotta Give

What is your favorite television show?

Mad Men. Why did it have to end?!

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What are you most proud of?

Getting my research article published in a journal; it took almost two years!

What’s your favorite indoor activity?

Indoor: board games and drinks with friends or seeing a movie.

What is one of your favorite quotes?

Try not to become a [wo]man of success but a [wo]man of value. – Albert Einstein

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