Penn State Women
Associate Dean for Administration Eberly College of Science
Key event in career
Key events prompting change in my professional trajectory were the military base closures in Germany in the early 1990s and subsequent pursuit of my education through
How she expanded her
sphere of influence
By doing my job to the best of my ability, taking time to hear others when they share their ideas or concerns, taking advantage of opportunities to expand my skills even if I know very little about the subject or am a bit afraid to try, and making connections with people. The connections are golden and have been monumental in the success of my career path. Also, remembering that the old Army saying "lead by example"