Amateur mixologist. Minnesotan at heart. Equal parts hardworking and easygoing.
Other fun facts:
- I think they should change the National Anthem to "Don't Stop Believin'." This may sound ridiculous at first, but give me the chance to convince you.
- I've never understood why people insist that you can't compare apples to oranges. I like apples way more than I like oranges.
What I’m doing with my life
I'm doing a post-doc as an economist at Microsoft Research. Here until June, then relocating to Chicago.
I’m really good at
Trivia, waterskiing, broomball, roasting marshmallows, cribbage, and finding ways to seamlessly weave quotes from Wedding Crashers into my everyday life.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: Call of the Wild, The Great Gatsby, The Hardy Boys, Moneyball
Movies: The Blues Brothers, Wedding Crashers, Back to the Future, The Sandlot, Rudy
Shows: Suits, Seinfeld, Jeopardy!, Boston Legal, 24, and Arrested Development. Also, the first three seasons of Chuck, Lost, and The Office
Music: Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne, Bob Seger, Journey, Prince, the Rolling Stones
Food: Thin Mints, Chipotle burritos, stovetop popcorn
The six things I could never do without
Fresh powder, crossword puzzles, happy hour, thunderstorms, crab
cakes, and football.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I cried when Goose died.
You should message me if
You're smart, funny, and in support of the Oxford comma.