I moved to Denver last August and I am still exploring the city and
meeting a lot of great people. I enjoy any kind of outdoor activity
and really make an effort to try new things.*
Past me: Student; Toy store employee; EMT; CPR Instructor; Peace
Corps Volunteer; Nurses' aid; Mover; Barista.
Current me: Grad student; American Red Cross Intern; Socialite;
*Things I would like to try: mountain biking, snowshoeing, swing
dancing**, cross-country skiing, whitewater kayaking, hiking a
**I have gone to a couple of swing dance lessons and I enjoy it
quite a bit! If you're interested in a Friday night swing dance
outing, let me know.
What I’m doing with my life
I'm attending the University of Colorado for a joint MPH/MPA
(Public Health and Public Administration), with a concentration in
Emergency Management and Homeland Security. I am an intern at the
American Red Cross - I am working on a project to educate the
immigrant and refugee populations about responding to emergencies
and disaster preparedness through ESL classes. I am also a
volunteer instructor for disaster preparedness and for first
Currently rehabbing my knee after an injury earlier this summer.
Should be running again soon!
I’m really good at
I think I am more of a "jack of all trades, master of none"
I am disgustingly good at spending way too much time working for
absolutely no money.
The first things people usually notice about me
My vote: Smile
Everyone else's vote: Hat
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: Born to Run, Lies My Teacher Told Me, Love in the Time of
Cholera, The Ghost Map
Music: Rise Against, Say Anything, Moxy Fruvous, Diffuser,
Anti-Flag, No Use For A Name, Something Corporate, and some country
Movies: Underworld, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Eulogy, Saved,
Food: Oats every day for breakfast. Never cilantro - it tastes
The six things I could never do without
note: items are listed in no particular order
1. Free speech
6. The news
I spend a lot of time thinking about
What I need at the grocery store; which roads have bike lanes and
still get me quickly to my destination.
On a typical Friday night I am
Out with friends for a trail run and a couple of beers.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I am a morning person. I love waking up early, and (almost always)
the minute I'm awake, I am wide awake. The good thing about this is
that I'm out of bed and making breakfast before most people have
had a chance to hit their snooze button.
You should message me if
You utilize good grammar and are intelligent, adorable, polite, and
adventurous. You want to cuddle one day and hike the next. You take
the time to recycle and you don't think running is stupid. You
value and prioritize a healthy lifestyle and are physically fit.
You'd feel more positive about being monogamous rather than
polyamorous, if it turns out we're really awesome together.