Tobey earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Sociology from the University of Iowa. She has worked in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity since 2008. She provides reception and support for the EOD office and works with the equal employment opportunity coordinators and human resource professionals across campus to facilitate the faculty and P&S staff search process. She is the initial contact person in the office for search-related inquiries. Prior to working in EOD, Tobey worked in the UI College of Medicine for 8 ½ years in the departments of OB/GYN and Internal Medicine providing support for several vaccine research clinical trials.
When she’s not working Tobey enjoys reading, watching movies, laughing, adventure-seeking with her husband, and spending time with family and friends.
Favorite Quote: “There is no evidence that we've been placed on this planet to be especially happy or especially normal. And in fact our unhappiness and our strangeness, our anxieties and compulsions, those least fashionable aspects of our personalities, are quite often what lead us to do rather interesting things.” ― Jon Ronson, The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry