Birthday month & sign: April, Taurus
Years on the Jills: 3
Degree/Major/Career: MS in Nutrition
Most Memorable Moment/ Greatest Achievement: This year's calendar trip to Siesta Key was definitely one of my most memorable experiences as a Buffalo Jill. My greatest achievement so far was studying abroad in 2008 and still managing to earn 2 degrees in 5 years.
Words to describe yourself: independent, ambitious, creative, humble
Hobbies: arts and crafts, drawing, cooking, reading
Reasons I like Buffalo: I like that there's always something to do, no matter what the weather. From football and hockey games to concerts and festivals, there's never a reason to be bored here!
Goals for the future: cheer for the Bills at a playoff game, build my dream home, and eventually earn my doctorate
Worst Fear: bees (I've never been stung!), and heights
Favorite Food: Beet salad with candied walnuts and goat cheese...it's a weird favorite food, but if it's on the menu, I always order it! Or if I'm feeling naughty, my mom's homemade macaroni and cheese is like a dish of heaven!
Favorite Dessert: ice cream and espresso
Favorite Music Artist/Group: Matchbox 20
Favorite Actor/Actress/Movie: I don't watch a lot of movies, but I love documentaries.
Favorite TV show: The Today Show
Favorite Animal: puppies
Hanging on my refrigerator door are: many souvenir magnets, a couple save-the-dates, and the Bills schedule
Favorite animated character: Princess Jasmine
My ideal date: a cozy dinner at an Italian restaurant with plenty of red wine and good converstaion
Dream job: backup dancer for Beyonce
Hidden talents: I'm a good kisser!
Best gift ever received: the diamond necklace I received from my parents when I graduated
3 items I’d need on a stranded island: my Kindle e-reader, sunblock, and a snorkel