Interesting Fact: I spent four months living in Australia while studying abroad. I had the opportunity to travel throughout the country as well as New Zealand, while learning about the culture and even taking some surfing lessons!
Favorite Charity: Eagles Huddle Up for Autism. As a teacher, I see the impact that autism has on many families and children, and this charity event is a great way to bring those families together and bring more awareness to such an important issue.
Your Favorite Off the Field experience: I was given the opportunity to participate in a Super Bowl Party in Quebec City last year as well as performing at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama in 2012.
Biggest Fear: Failure
Craziest Thing You’ve Ever Done: While studying abroad in Australia, I walked across the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The views were breathtaking and the pictures I took were amazing.
What you like to do in your spare time: During the winter months I love to snowboard and in the summer I switch to wakeboarding. I also take a lot of pictures, so scrapbooking is something I like to do when I have some free time.
Favorite Quote: "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do, than the ones you did do." - Mark Twain
Favorite Movie: "Dirty Dancing"
Favorite TV Show: "American Horror Story"
Famous person you would most like to spend a day with: I would like to spend a day with Michelle Obama. The First Lady has done so much for childhood obesity awareness, and continues to push for better nutrition and physical activity in schools.
Your go-to Philadelphia area restaurant: The Continental. It’s a fun restaurant to go to on a date or with a group of friends. The décor is different and their menu is perfect for sharing and trying a little bit of everything.
Favorite cartoon character and why: Shrek. He is a funny character, with a hint of sarcasm, and defines the idea that outward appearance doesn’t matter if you have a big heart.
Best advice you’ve ever received: "Don’t sweat the small stuff."
Possession you can’t live without: My camera!
Something on your bucket list: I would love to go on a safari in Africa.
Pre-game superstitions or rituals: I pack my game day bag, double-check it, and usually check again. I am always paranoid that I am going to forget something. I have even pulled over on the way to a game to double check my bag!
Song that gets you pumped up: "I Gotta Feeling" by the Black Eyed Peas