Weight lifter who competes for Team Minnesota in the 69kg division. She's also pursued a career as a PE teacher and high school coach.
She was introduced to weightlifting in high school and started taking it seriously in 2008.
Growing up, she spent nearly a decade doing classical ballet. She has degrees in kinesiology and physical education.
She grew up in Wayzata, Minnesota.
She and Brad Gillingham are both Minnesotan weightlifters.