Contributing writer, stylist and published author. 2 home style books:“A Very Modest Cottage” (Hearst) & “Found Free & Flea” (Random House). Contributed to a number of home design and lifestyle magazines including Parents, Sweet Paul, Martha, Flea Market Style. Interior design projects have been featured in Dwell, Country Living, Midwest Living, The Huffington Post & on numerous design blogs including Apartment Therapy, Remodelista, Design Sponge, Anthology, HGTV, Today show, NPR, CS Interiors and Better Homes & Garden.

STYLE INFLUENCER: Featured as a showcase designer for CB2 "Who’s Hot” series & Flor’s “Designer Showcase” film series. Guest trends forecaster for the Chicago Sun Times "Trend Forecasting" & Crain’s "Style Profile." Has enjoyed hosting creative workshops for clients ranging from Anthropologie's National retail design directors to Land Of Nod.

PROPRIETOR: Co-owner and designer of the historic Camp Wandawega / Wandawega Lake Resort, recognized on The National Register of Historic Places, featured in Travel & Leisure’s “Greatest Hotels in the world 2013” and listed by The London Guardian in “Top 6 campsites in the US.” 

The Wandawega Decor and Toy line for Land of Nod, Holiday 2015
Gant and Camp Wandawega Spring/Summer 2015.
Ural Motorcycles Sportsman Package: Camp Wandawega Edition.
Faribault Woolen Mills: Camp Wandawega as part of the Storied Explorations Collection.

Additional Wandawega brand extensions include packaged goods line (, a boutique home goods & gear shop ( with products sold to Martha Stewart & featured in TimeOut, Daily Candy, Chicago Sun Times and more. Curated a limited edition Wandawega online retail experience for One Kings Lane.

Mr. & Mrs. Smith- hotel reviewer  /  Fathom Away travel blog  /  Camp Style magazine  /  HEARST published : A Very Modest Cottage  /  Random House published: Found, Free & Flea

Ad Week's "Women To Watch 2013." Cross-media branding campaigns have been recognized by leading industry publications and award shows including Cannes Lions and Effies, including a Grand Effie for Dove. Has worked across a wide variety of brands and categories, from Flor, to Truvia, Suave, Interface, Sears, Miller Brewing Company, Craftsman, Interface, SCJ and more.

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