Were you named after anyone?
My parents were going to either name me, Secret or Special. Thankfully, my grandfather stepped in and named me after a Russian ballerina.
What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?
I love the classic Homemade Vanilla Bluebell ice cream.
What shoes from your collection do you wear the most?
I wear my Vintage Frye riding boots the most.
What is your favorite fast-food chain?
My favorite fast food chain is In-N-Out Burger
Do you have any hidden talents?
I can beat box.
What is the last thing that made you laugh?
My daughter. She was practicing her hip-hop moves in her car seat on the way to school this morning.
What is the last thing that made you cry?
The last thing that made me cry was when I dropped my daughter off for her first day of Kindergarten this past August.
Red or pink?
Definitely Pink for DCC!
Do you collect anything?
I collect crosses, children’s books from other countries and souvenirs from vacationing.
Apple juice or orange juice?
Apple juice. Orange juice gives me heartburn.
Sweet tea or soda?
Have you ever been addicted to any video game, computer game, or phone game?
Never have any time for any game addictions.
Do you have any pets?
I have a 13-year-old Black Lab mix named Dee Dee.
What kind of sandwich did you take to school as a child?
As a kid, a peanut butter and jelly sandwich was the norm.
Who is your all-time favorite band?
My favorite band is an R&B group known as Mint Condition.
Have you ever been out of the country? If so, where?
I have been to China, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Mexico, Italy and even lived in Poland for one year.
Would you rather watch a scary movie or an action movie?
I don’t know why I like to torture myself, but if I have someone to scream with, I would rather watch a scary movie.
Comedy or romantic movie?
What about a combination? I love romantic comedies.
Do you have any bad habits?
I have a bad habit of panic practicing before a performance. It only ends up freaking me out more.
Are you clean or messy?
Because my life if so hectic, I can be very messy throughout the week. However, on the weekends I am very clean.
What was your high school’s mascot?
We were the Cardinals!
What was your childhood dream job?
My childhood dream job was to be a professional cheerleader and a teacher. Looks like I accomplished both!
Are you a morning or night person?
I am definitely a night person. Sometimes I find myself on a cleaning rampage around midnight.
If you HAD to change your name, what would it be?
If I absolutely had to, I would change my name to Secret (LOL) just to carry out my mom and dad’s original plan.
What was your favorite TV show as a child?
My favorite TV show was The Cosby Show.
What is your favorite TV show now?
Honestly, I haven’t watched TV in so long due to always being busy. However, I do stay up to date with my DCC Making the Team.
What are three things that most people don’t know about you?
1. I can be pretty silly, especially with Mia Greenhouse.
2. I love ALL types of music.
3. I’m a “take homer” when it comes to learning new choreography.