I am a mother, wife, entrepreneur, educator and student of life long learning. Through experience, education, and many years of trial and error, I have grown to understand the importance of work/life balance and finding your passion.
I am a seasoned entrepreneur in the field of arts education and professor in the College of Education at California State University, Sacramento. For the past twenty plus years I have successfully owned and operated McLaughlin Studios of Music, Dance and Theatre Arts and administered the Sierra Performing Arts Association in Northern California to bring the arts into the community and local schools.
Through my educational pursuits, I have been blessed with the opportunity to train with the world renowned Springboard Consultancy and on 2014 successfully bring a personal and professional development program to educational institutions in California.
Current persuits find me creating development and leadership courses for California State University, Sacramento. Collaborating with like minded educators and developing and empowerment program to propel workers to the next level in their chosen fields.