Specialty: Instructor of Finance
Education: B.A. and M.A. from Loras College. Certified Financial Planner. In progress: M.S. in Personal Financial Planning, College for Financial Planning.
Hometown: Downers Grove, IL
Q: What made you decide on Loras?
A: I wasn’t looking to leave my position in the banking industry. But I always wanted to be a college professor. When the position at Loras opened up, it sounded like my dream job.
Q: What do you love most about the subject you teach?
A: I love working with people. Financial planning is about serving others. It’s a huge responsibility; people are trusting you with their dreams.
Q: What advice do you have for students taking your class?
A: Students have their whole life in front of them: to learn, to grow, to find out who they are. I hope they take what they learn in my class and build on it. Hopefully it will be the start of a long and successful career.
Q: What are you most looking forward to this year?
A: Building relationships with students; finding out how I can help them succeed.