* 1998 Picture the Past was born to organize photos and

   memorabilia for individuals and corporations.


* 2005 Minding Your Matters hired me.  For the next 9+ years I was

   taught other aspects of "organizing. I continued to learn, grow and

   work in the field. I brought a sense of calm and structure to over

  100 clients who were chronically disorganized or in need of

  assistance with the overwhelm in their lives.


* 2014 Cool Space Organizing, LLC was formed.

​​​​​Professional Organizations


APPO appo.org

Association of Personal Photo Organizers


Club Horizon monarchnc.org

Involved in establishment & continued support of this day center for persons who have mental health conditions...now known as Monarch


ICD challengingdisorganization.org

Institute for Challenging Disorganization


NAMI nami-wake.org

National Alliance on Mental Illness


NAPO and NAPO NC napo.net and naponc.org

National Association of Professional Organizers​​

NAPO Golden Circle

NAPO Professional Members who have worked as a professional organizer for 5 or more years and have been a NAPO member for at least one year.​​

​Education...through The Institute for Challenging Disorganization(ICD)


* Specialist in Chronic Disorganization(CD)


* Attention Hyper Active Disorder(ADHD)


* 2008 CPO-CD Certified Professional Organizer in

  Chronic Disorganization - An intensive 18 month course

  of work with a mentor coach, followed by an oral exam

  in front of a peer review panel.


* ​2011 Program Mentor Coach


* 2011 ICD Volunteer of the Year Award


​* 2012 Master Trainer in CD and Organization

  This is the highest level of education awarded by ICD.