The author studied Psychology and art at UNCA, completing her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology virtually in 2015, at the age of 51. She decided on a career in sales and marketing but continued creating art- something she has enjoyed since childhood.
Earlier life experiences included studying art and drafting in high school, serving in the military, raising a family, and a degree in Mechanical Drafting Technology. She also studied writing while in college, and spent a few years writing optimized content and developing websites for clients using online programs.
She is driven by a desire to create, to help others, and currently, to celebrate the interchangeable aspects of art and the human experience. Her many life adventures and additional interests provide her with unusual insights, and she enjoys writing as a hobby.