Bachelor of Music in Flute Performance, University of Minnesota; student of Immanuel Davis; Master of Music in Flute Performance  and Professional Artist diploma in Flute Performance at Mannes. The New School of Music;  student of Keith Underwood; Music Scholarship, University of Minnesota and Mannes, The New School of Music; Performances with  Duluth Symphony Orchestra, University of Minnesota Symphony Orchestra, principal flute with Mannes Conservatory Orchestra in Carnegie Hall; Teaching experience: University of Minnesota, St. Joseph’s School of Music, St. Paul, Minnesota; also training in the Alexander Technique at Sweetbriar and the International Congress on the Alexander Technique, Lugano, Switzerland.