Beth graduated with her B.S. in Kinesiology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and her M.S. In Exercise Physiology from Benedictine University. Before joining the College of AHS as the academic advisor for the Interdisciplinary Health Sciences program in 2016, Beth worked in the field as a clinical exercise physiologist and personal trainer for 15 years. Nine of these years she worked as the Fitness Health Educator at McKinley Health Center. Not only is she an academic advisor, but she has also been teaching for the Interdisciplinary Health Sciences program since 2014. Beth really enjoys connecting with her students and watching them achieve their goals as future healthcare practitioners and leaders. She lives in Savoy with her family which includes her husband, son, daughter, four special-needs dogs, and a bird. She can frequently be found reading and crafting in her free time as well as cheering on the Illini Football Team.