Below is a list of my higher education degrees and continuing education studies:


  • Graduate Course Work in Humanities
    Hamline University, Graduate School of Education


  • Bachelor of Arts
    University of Minnesota Duluth
    Major: English
    Minor: German
    Graduated with Honors,
    summa cum laude 


  • Associate of Arts
    Lake Superior College (formerly Duluth Community College Center),
    Duluth, Minnesota
    Graduated with
    Phi Theta Kappa Honors


Additionally, I have obtained an 800-hour vocational certification in Home Economics from Tampere Institute of Home Economics in Tampere, Finland.