Her professional experiences include working on award-winning media projects for higher
education, brand development and management, helping nascent writers find their voices,
reporting local news, being an elected representative, and running a small farm in
She is a co-founder and contributing editor for Dead Housekeeping, a literary site
for micro essays about the dead and how they did things.
She, her partner, and their children enjoy rock and fossil hunting, going sugar over
dogs, and living by the Great Lakes. She says y’all a lot and is learning to say pop.