Margaret graduated from the University of Iowa in 2008 with a degree in Leisure Studies with an Emphasis in Therapeutic Recreation. Margaret has a passion for helping others, which has guided her work with a variety of people. Margaret worked at Systems Unlimited for five years, assisting individuals with disabilities to help maintain their independence and achieve their life goals. Margaret has also worked on the in-patient Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health unit at St. Luke’s Hospital for over four years as a Recreational Therapist and Youth Counselor. Margaret appreciates all life has to offer and finds joy in supporting others during their life journey.
Margaret is grateful to be a part of Builders of Hope and is excited for the positive energy the organization provides.