Hometown: Minneapolis, Minn.
Year you joined DWT: 2011
How you describe your work to a kid: Helping companies resolve disputes and get along.
Diversity hero: Martin Luther King, Jr. He took on a fight without resorting to violence.
Why you serve on the diversity committee: I want to make the firm a better place.
Personal goal in five years: My two-year old son is my heartbeat. I want a great foundation for him to explore every opportunity that life has to offer.