Grounded, steady, easy-going engineer that likes to dance. I like
physical exercise and am a class junkie. Working out by myself is
too painful. It hurts and I stop. There's something about shared
pain and an engaging instructor that makes me work harder that I
would by myself.
My interests include personal fitness, dancing, sailing, kayaking,
biking, and cross country skiing (mostly skate skiing).
I have a 15 yo daughter (who is very independent) who lives with me
full time. Also a 20 yo son (who is gay) who is doing a junior year
in Uruguay and a 22 yo son (who has joined a church that believes
that homosexuality is a sin - I did not see this coming) who is a
fifth year senior.
I volunteer as an EMT for my community.
I'd like to find someone interested in couples dancing for
friendship, and if the chemistry is there, a deeper
You can find out a bit more about me on Facebook (mark
Thanks for reading my profile.
What I’m doing with my life
Working part-time for an engineering company. Teaching exercise
classes - mainly zumba and body pump. Taking care of my 15 yo
daughter. Watching and supporting (mainly financially) my two sons
I’m really good at
Figuring out how to get things done.
Fixing things that are broke.
The first things people usually notice about me
Weird question. Height - on the taller side of average. Build - on
the fitter side of average. Bald, by choice (well at least partly
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: technical books on sailing.
Movies: Don't get to movies much.
Music: Love music - mainly looking at music to use for Zumba
routines - latin, pop.
Dance: Ballroom, latin (learning), Rock N Roll jumping
Food: Thai, middle-eastern, japanese, lake perch fish fry.
The six things I could never do without
Family, health, fitness, dancing, music, my IPhone.
On a typical Friday night I am
Looking at the Ithsmus for places to dance and wishing I had
someone to dance with.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I work hard at being transparent but this is best left to a
You should message me if
If it looks like we may have enough common interests that you'd
like to have coffee with me.