"I ran away from Lutherans"
I was raised in Minnesota in a small farming community, went to a Lutheran church, was a member of Luther League and was a Sunday school teacher when I was in high school. When I graduated from high school I decided I wanted a more exciting life...away I went...to Los Angeles...New York City...Los Angeles...married an actor...lived and worked in Europe. Then I had a child...moved to Thousand Oaks for the school system...saw an ad in the Ventura Star for California Lutheran...on a whim applied. I said to my husband "If I get this job, I am going to take it. I can work with Lutherans." All those basement church suppers have not been in vain. Much to my surprise, 5 years later I am still here. It feels a little bit like home.
My arrival here was meant to be and God's way of lifting me from a not so great place I was in.
My favorite part of being employed here at CLU is seeing the students grow from their freshman to sophomore year and beyond.
I enjoy the work I do, I love coming to work and I appreciate seeing familiar faces of my colleagues on campus.
His mission in life was to complete his degree and walk for both of them in the boy's memory.
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