Ms. Stobbe grew up in the Chicagoland area. She received her Bachelor in Social Work and then her Master Degrees in School Counseling and Higher Education. She is proud to be a first-generation college graduate and this experience guides her work. She advocates for making educational opportunities available to those who have been historically underserved. In her free time, she loves watching her three kids play sports, traveling, learning Spanish, and participating in outdoor activities such as running, biking, hiking and skiing.