Education and Affiliations


Aquinas College (B.A.)

Michigan State University College of Law (J.D.)


Admitted to Practice:

State Bar of Michigan


Professional Affiliations:

Board of Directors - Collaborative Practice Institute of Michigan

Trustee - Grand Rapids Bar Association, Family Law Section

State Bar of Michigan, Family Law Section

Ottawa County Bar Association

International Academy of Collaborative Professionals

Collaborative Divorce Professionals of West Michigan


Community Affiliations:

Board of Directors (Secretary) - Fulton Street Farmers Market

Board of Directors - Heritage Hill Association

Grand Rapids Public Museum

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Kent County

Local First

Former: Board of Directors (Vice President) - West Michigan Cooperative

Former: Ambassador - American Cancer Society Making Strides GR



Michigan Super Lawyers Rising Star - Family Law 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017

Hour Detroit Magazine - Top Women Attorneys in Michigan 2018

West Michigan Woman Magazine - contributing author