Interesting Fact: Being a recent graduate from West Chester University, I am the first person in my entire family to graduate from a four-year college or university.
Favorite Charity: Make-A-Wish, which grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. I was given the chance to experience this first hand during my first year on the squad. Knowing that I impacted the life of a little boy, to help turn his dream it into a reality, was an unforgettable and humbling experience.
Pets: My puppy Payton, is the friendliest, cutest, white boxer I have ever met! She definitely steals the spotlight when entering into any room and will literally try playing with anything that moves, even a skunk!
Your Favorite Off The Field Experience: Since the start of my journey, I have been blessed with being featured as Miss September. The Maxwell Football Club Awards, The Ed Block Courage Awards, and the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama were also great experiences.
Craziest Thing You’ve Ever Done: In 2011, I was given the opportunity with five of my teammates to visit U.S. servicemen and women in Kuwait. It was an amazing experience that I will never forget. Exploring the base and having the chance to fly in Black Hawk helicopters was memorable, but my favorite part of the whole trip was getting the chance to spend time with the military members and having the opportunity to get to know them on a personal level. It truly makes you realize how strong and brave they are for everything that they do.
What You Like To Do In Your Spare Time: I am a huge movie buff! I absolutely love going to the movies with family and friends. I’m pretty sure that I have seen every movie that has come out in theaters!
Favorite Quote: "For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone." - Audrey Hepburn
Favorite Movie: Out of the millions of movies that I have seen, I have to go with a classic, "The Notebook". I can watch it every day and still ball my eyes out; it is the ultimate romance movie!
Favorite TV Show: I can never miss an episode of "So You Think You Can Dance"! I love watching all of the amazing and talented dancers fight for the title of America’s Favorite Dancer.
Famous Person You Would Most Like To Spend A Day With: Beyonce - she is such an inspirational, independent, and powerful woman! Despite all of the fame and media, she continues to be a respectable woman who possesses an incredible work ethic and confidence that I truly admire.
Your Go-To Philadelphia-Area Restaurant: Tequilas on 16th and Locust. I have been hooked on the Guacamole and Enchiladas Playa!
Favorite Cartoon Character And Why: I am obsessed with Disney princesses, especially Belle. I have been to Disney World at least six times and always make it a point to get a picture with her!
Best Advice You’ve Ever Received: Don’t base your opinions on what others think of you.
Something On Your Bucket List: Skydiving!! I am a huge adventure junkie and have always wanted to go, but can’t find anyone brave enough to come with me.
Song That Gets You Pumped Up: Any fast, up-beat song that comes on would most likely pump me up. I don’t think I could choose just one; there are way too many that come to mind!