What do you like the most about being a Customer Success Manager? As a former teacher, I absolutely love being involved with making sure that resources are not only available but useful and valid for our teachers. I have so enjoyed getting to know our admins and helping them find ways to use Canvas to solve issues in creative ways.
How long have you been at Instructure, and what was your previous role? I have been at Instructure for about 3 1/2 years. Before Instructure I was a K12 teacher, an account manager for an outdoor company, and a technical support specialist for a major wireless company. I love that Instructure has found a way to combine my love of tech and education!
What is your favorite thing about Instructure's culture? Instructure is so very inclusive and that makes my heart happy. I also love how much fun we have! Between mid-day Nerf battles and baking competitions, we really have the best department for fun.
If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would it be? Ruth Bader Ginsburg and JK Rowling. Together. I think that would be one heck of a lunch date.
What was the first thing you bought with your own money? The TLC CrazySexyCool cassette tape
What is one item you cannot live without? Spotify! I have music playing constantly!
What is your favorite breakfast cereal? Cinnamon Life
Do you identify with a specific Hogwarts House? Which one? I am a Hufflepuff through and through!
What chore do you absolutely hate doing? Folding Laundry. I don't mind washing it, but putting it away is a struggle.
What is the first concert you attended? Savage Garden at Red Rocks. Still one of my favorite concerts.
What is your favorite line from a movie? "Be excellent to each other." -Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure