Buffy grew up in Marshalltown, Iowa, and attended Iowa State University, earning her bachelor’s in Child, Adult and Family Services. Buffy joined the Academy of Grief & Loss as the Academy Coordinator in August 2014. Prior to joining the Academy, Buffy worked for seven years at Clear Channel Media + Entertainment in Ames as their Traffic/Office Manager.
Buffy enjoys spending her free time cheering on the Iowa State Cyclones, traveling, volunteering for Amanda the Panda, and is an avid animal lover. She also enjoys spending time with her family, especially her nieces and nephews.