Teacher of classes for English for English Speakers in Riehen
Born in Alaska into an Air Force family, was the beginning of her desire to learn
more about people and the world. She studied Art at the University of Washington. Drawn to live in San Francisco she had a career working in major hotels of the world.
Switzerland has been home for 30+ years. Being unhappy with her fear of speaking in public she became a Toastmaster of Basel finishing her Distinguished Toastmaster award with 50+ speeches, projects and serving the International Board as Secretary. She continues to mentor members and provide support as gratitude for the life-changing skills she discovered.
She taught Business Communication and Public Speaking along with Personal Development at a Business & Hotel Management school in Luzern to find there was no greater joy then watching young people discover their strengths and potential.
To stay fit, she walks her active dog, takes obedience and agility courses and
wants to learn how to teach him tricks next. Cooking, along with reading and being involved in women’s groups and supporting F.U.N. Basel speakers keeps her busy.