Studied horn with Dale Clevenger, Douglas Hill, Gail Williams and David Krehbiel. Has performed with American Wind Symphony, and as principal hornist of Missoula, Stevens Point, and Oshkosh Symphonies. Member of "Sinfonia da Camera" in recording on Arabesque label. Is currently principal horn in the Tar River Orchestra and performs with the Kordax Brass and Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle. Regularly performs as a substitute with the North Carolina Symphony and Virginia Symphony. Recipient of ECU Alumni Teaching Award in 1999-2000. Many of her students are currently performing and teaching nationally.