Family:

Married to husband Todd, and they have three children.

Village Resident:

Since 2014.

Education:

M.S. Management, Non-profit, University of Maryland, University College, 2003;

B.A. Communications, Public Relations, Elizabethtown College, 1996.

Occupation:

Gorter Family Foundation, Assistant to the Executive Director.

Volunteer Work & Community Involvement:

Village Clerk (2019-present);

Lake Bluff Quasquicentennial Committee (2018-present);

Lake Forest High School APT (2018-present);

Lake Bluff School District 65 Strategic Planning Participant (2017-2018);

Lake Bluff 4th of July Parade Committee (2016-present); and

Lake Bluff Middle School and Lake Bluff Elementary School PTO (2015-present).

Hobbies and Interests:

Enjoys riding bike, going to the lake, playing paddle and being outdoors; likes to travel and spend time with family and friends.

Village Issues Most Concerned With (not listed in any particular order):

  • Maintaining the "feel" of Lake Bluff while embracing change and promoting economic growth; 
  • Keeping downtown Lake Bluff populated with local businesses to attract residents and welcome visitors, and maximizing revenue growth opportunities in the Waukegan Road Corridor; and
  • Diversifying the housing options in Lake Bluff so that everyone, no matter stage of life, can call Lake Bluff home.