Born in Ohio in 1971. Film maker, visual artist and associate professor in moving image and director of graduate studies at the University of Illinois in Chicago. She received an MFA in 1996 from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She was nominated for the 2000, 2001, 2002 and 2008 Rockefeller Grants for Film/Video/New Media and also for the 2001 Louis Comfort Tiffany Award for visual art and a 2004 Richard H. Dreihaus Foundation Award. She lives in Chicago, Illinois.
Films (selection): A MILLION MILES AWAY (2014), CRYSTAL LAKE (2016), SIGNATURE MOVE (2017), KNIVES AND SKIN (2019, Viennale '19)