3 Year Veteran - 2011, 2012, 2013
Hometown: Houston, TX
Education: Dance, Sociology B.S., Kinesiology minor, Masters of Arts in Teaching
Hobbies: Creating off-the-wall adventures and stories
Dance Background & Experience: Growing up I danced at Carol Ehler Dance School from the time I was 3 until I was 18. I also danced at Ballet Center of Houston and performed with the Houston Repertoire Ballet. In high school, I was a member of the Cypress Springs Panteras and I served as Captain my senior year. After high school, I became a Kilgore College Rangerette. While I was there, I served as an officer and I was chosen to be a Swingster. Then, I transferred to TCU and danced with the TCU Showgirls.
Words to live by/favorite quote: “Whether you think you can or you think you can’t –you’re right!” – Henry Ford
Five words that describe you: Spontaneous, Strong, Loyal, Grateful and Resilient
- Former Player: Roger Staubach
- Movie: Good Will Hunting
- DFW Area Restaurant: Joe T Garcia’s
- Article of Clothing: I love scarves in the winter!
- Phone App: iBooks
- Cartoon Character: Kermit
- TV Show: This year it's a tossup between Nashville and Smash
- Holiday: Easter
- Charity: A Wish with Wings
- Ice Cream: Bluebell Cookie Dough
- Junk Food Weakness: Chips and Salsa
One thing most people would be surprised to learn is... I listen to NPR regularly
Biggest Fear: Something happening to my family or the people I love.
What would be your superpower?: Telepathy
Most Embarrassing Moment: When Kelli was fitting me for my uniform my rookie year I had burned myself with my curling iron...on my boob! All she said was "is that going to go away!" I turned bright pink!
Dream Job: I just want to inspire students to chase their dreams!
Dream Vacation Destination: I really want to go to Europe.
Why did you decide to audition for the DCC?: Growing up I always wanted to dance on a professional level but I never wanted to leave Texas. When I heard about the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders I instantly fell in love and I still cannot imagine doing anything else.
What are some of your DCC highlights?: I just love the ability to make someone's day extra special!
Advice for someone who dreams of becoming a DCC: The battle is 90% mental and 10% physical! If you believe in yourself anything is possible!