Hometown: Charlevoix, MI
Books I would recommend: Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl
Favorite Quote: “Learn as if you will live forever, live like you will die tomorrow.” – Mahatma Gandhi
What would people be surprised to know about you?
People would be surprised to know that I was born on an Air Force base in Portugal and maintain my dual citizenship even though I only lived there for one year as an infant!
Name a cause you are passionate about.
One cause that I’m passionate about is expanding AFFORDABLE mental healthcare to rural areas that often see waitlists of over 6 months for psychotherapy and psychological testing/evaluation.
Why did you choose MSP?
I chose to attend MSP because of its focus on clinical work and its commitment to forming culturally competent providers.
What do you want to do with your degree?
I plan to continue my work with adolescents and young adults in either private practice or the healthcare setting.
What are you most looking forward to about your program?
I’m looking forward to expanding my knowledge of both clinical work and research applications within the field.