(born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
) is an American
television producer and screenwriter best known for her work on the television series Scrubs
She has worked on Scrubs
since 2001, as a writer, and in 2002 served as a story editor, but was promoted and until 2004, served as an executive story editor. From there to 2005, she worked as a co-producer and in 2006 became a producer, and between 2006 and 2007 was supervising producer of twenty episodes. Aside from Scrubs
, she has written the 2005 film Artistic License
and two episodes of Malcolm in the Middle'
s third season.
She once commented that almost all of the ideas brought into and discussed in the Scrubs'
writers' room were parallel to the writers' own lives, and that she specifically had suggested a number of storylines and subplots based on her own life. ODEO.com
. Retrieved on 2007-11-09. She is a fan of The Beatles
and Indigo Girls
, as well as the film The Big Chill
and the television series The Wonder Years
.Ken P. (October 27, 2005) IGN
. Retrieved on 2007-11-09.
She is an alumna of Northwestern University School of Communication at Northwestern
. Retrieved on 2007-11-09. School of Communication at Northwestern
. Retrieved on 2007-11-09. She married actor Michael Cotter
on April 24, 2004, Summer 2005, Northwestern University
. Retrieved on... Read More