Elected to Nebraska Legislature: 2012

Born March 1, 1979, in Lincoln.

Education: Graduate of Palmyra High School, 1997; Nebraska Wesleyan University, 2001; University of Michigan (M.S.W.), 2005.

Occupation: Executive director, Nebraska Association of Service Providers (NASP); professor, Nebraska Wesleyan University

Member: Palmyra Presbyterian Church; First Plymouth United Church of Christ; Lincoln Young Professionals Group; volunteer, Meals on Wheels and March of Dimes