Education & Experience

Education, Credentials, and Experience


  • Certified Teen Wisdom Life Coach
  • Master Certified Health Coach (The Dr. Sears Wellness Institute)
  • Meditation and Mindfulness Teacher Training (School of Positive Transformation)
  • Mindful Practices 20-hour Social Emotional Learning Certification Course – November 2022
  • Positive Psychology Practitioner – in progress (School of Positive Transformation)
  • University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music – Artist Diploma
  • Wayne State University – Master of Music degree
  • Michigan State University – Bachelor of Music degree
  • 30+ years teaching working with middle school, high school, and college music students
  • Member Soroptimist International of Raleigh, an organization dedicated to improving the lives of girls and young women
  • Member of Alpha Gamma Delta Fraternity
  • Registered therapy dog handler (with Fiona, the golden retriever) through Canines for Therapy