Birthday month & sign: October, Libra
Years on the Jills: 2nd year, officially a vet!
Degree/Major/Career: I have a BA in Communication Studies. I work in Fundraising & Development for a local non-profit.
Most Memorable Moment/ Greatest Achievement: My greatest achievements are graduating magna cum laude from college and building my house with my husband, Brad. My most memorable moment as a Jill is when the Bills beat the Patriots at home last season!
Words to describe yourself: Practical, witty, independent
Hobbies: Reading, running, enjoying the Western New York sun (when I can!)
Reasons I like Buffalo: The food, the four seasons, and the incredible sports fans
Goals for the future: To be successful, retire young, and enjoy time with my family and friends. Plus, I would love to go to Alaska!
Worst Fear: Spiders and small spaces
Favorite Food: Does ice cream count? Chicken, steak, and potatoes
Favorite Dessert: Ice cream, and I have a new addiction to kettle corn
Favorite Music Artist/Group: Country music, especially Keith Urban. I've gone to almost all of his concerts in Buffalo.
Favorite Actor/Actress/Movie: Bradley Cooper, Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, and Vince Vaugh. I love movies that make me laugh.
Favorite TV show: I have to admit, I don't watch much TV, but I always find time for the Bachelor/Bachelorette.
Favorite Animal: Black bears. I'd love to see one in my backyard some day!
Hanging on my refrigerator door are: Save the Date cards, photos, a firefighter magnet, the Bills' schedule, and the Jills' swimsuit calendar
Favorite animated character: Belle, because good things come to those who wait
My ideal date: A day on the lake, a nice dinner on a patio, then stopping somewhere for dessert.
Dream job: A restaurant reviewer because someone has to taste all of the great food in Buffalo!
Hidden talents: I know the entire alphabet and the Pledge of Allegiance in sign language.
Best gift ever received: My car and my education- with those I can go anywhere. Thanks, Mom & Dad!
3 items I’d need on a stranded island: A bike, a book, and a box of Oreos!