BMuEd, U of Wisconsin – Stevens Point; MM (voice and vocal pedagogy), U of Colorado – Boulder. From 1990 – 2011 extensive performing experience in opera, primarily in Germany (Mainz, Würzburg, Hof) but also in Italy and Switzerland. Over 50 leading roles including dramatic coloratura, lyric, lyrico-spinto and jugendlich-dramatic repertoire, such as Marie (Wozzeck), Leonore (Fidelio), Chrysothemis (Elektra), Maddalena (Andrea Chenier), Leonore (Trovatore), Tosca, Senta, Ellen Orford, Agathe, Elisabetta (Don Carlo), Violetta, Konstanze, Donna Elvira, Mimi, Rusalka, Olympia and Giulietta (Tales of Hoffmann). In 1986, she was the Denver Lyric Opera Guild award winner, in 1986 and ’87, regional finalist in the MET Competition and attended AIMS in 1986. Since 2010, she has maintained a private voice studio in Vienna.