1. Born and raised in the Midwest.
2. Raced scow sailboats since I was a kiddo.
3. I fell in love with oil painting at fourteen.
(Although I have loved all things right brain for as long as I can remember.)
4. Quirky fact: One of my first jobs was modeling lead aprons !
5. Graduated from Northwestern University.
6. Momma to Ollie and Kiki.
7. First real job: Researcher at Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.
8. I've spent the last 7 years working in many wonderful corners of the globe as a management consultant.
9. I collect *lucky* pennies from all over the world.
10. I have a quirky mix of hobbies (i.e. jam making, skiing of all kinds, sewing, ice boating and needlepointing).