What is your title with UPHS-Bell?
Family Nurse Practitioner
What drew you to Bell?
Having lived in West Ishpeming my whole life, I wanted to give back to the community I grew up in.
People would be surprised if they knew:
In the first four years of my marriage I had four kids and owned three houses.
Tell us about your family.
I have been married to my husband Jake for nine years. I have four children, Mia, Faith and twins Lena and Eric. I have four siblings along with a big extended family.
Name something on your bucket list.
Visiting the Mediterranean.
What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?
I enjoy interacting with and learning more about my patients.
Do you have a favorite quote?
“Faith is for that which lies on the other side of reason. Faith is what makes life bearable, with all its tragedies and ambiguities, and sudden startling joys.” – Madeleine L’Engle.