Current Affiliations

Chehalem Valley Dance Academy

Owner/Artistic Director since 2009.  Locations in Downtown Newberg and Downtown McMinnville. Classes in Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Tumbling, Technique, Flexibility.  Classes begin at age 2 and through adult. Contact for events, choreography, classes, rental.

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All Star Dance + Athletic Wear

Owner since 2011.

Locations in Downtown Newberg and Downtown McMinnville *NEW*. 

Retail dance and athletic wear shop.  Authorized Capezio, Motionwear, and MonoB clothing and products. Tap, jazz, ballet, and ballroom/theatre shoes; accessories. 

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Newberg Nutcracker

Director/Producer since 2011. 

Benefit production that has donated $95,000 in 7 years to local charities A Family Place, Faith In Action/Community Connections, Newberg FISH, and Love INC. Held at Newberg High School, supported by sponsorships, with 75 - 100 local dancers.  Partnership with Performing Company Booster Club and Newberg High School Drama Department. 

Young Professionals of Yamhill Valley

President since 2011.

Non-profit that supports Tunes On Tuesday. Group meets last Monday of the Month all over Valley and is for anyone who lives, works, or plays in Yamhill Valley between the ages of 21 and 40. 

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Newberg Education Foundation

President since 2017. 

The Newberg Education Foundation’s mission is to align the community’s support to positively impact the academic success of our children and youth.  We’re doing this by serving as the backbone organization that focuses the community’s collective actions on a common agenda.


ASPIRE Mentor Program at NHS

ASAP Program at MVMS

Scholarship Fund Support

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Yamhill County MOB

The MOB Nation/The MOB NW is an alliance of mom-owned businesses dedicated to empowering women who balance both motherhood and business. Through regular networking, support, resources, and encouragement we believe moms can thrive in both endeavors.

Connect with thousands of other moms who own businesses by joining our free Facebook group or learn about the benefits of being a MOB Alliance member!

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