I’m a product of my generation. I’m definitely a trafficker in the
experience economy. I’m proud of what I have done with my life thus
far, and I’m really looking forward to the future.
I’ve never spent more than five years in a single city, but I’m
hoping that won’t be the case forever. I was born in Durban, South
Africa; lived in Toronto, Boston, Minneapolis, Atlanta, Raleigh,
Washington, and now here. I've liked everywhere I've lived quite a
What I’m doing with my life
I’m trying to squeeze every bit from this life. I love to travel,
love to cook, love to drink, love to meet new people, love to
create. My passion is understanding and changing the ways people
interact with one another on a daily basis. I work for an
international NGO that advises cities in the developing world on
planning practices that tap into human and social capital. I love
my job because it permits me plenty of opportunity to travel, eat,
drink, and meet new people… and because it challenges me.
I’m really good at
… riding my bike. I’ve been riding since I was five and I’ve gotten
pretty good at it.
The first things people usually notice about me
People tell me I look like a lot of different celebrities. There
doesn’t seem to be much consistency, but I get stopped a couple of
times each week.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Shows: Mad Men
Music: I’ll need to think about this one a bit longer…
Food: This one too…
The six things I could never do without
I'm not sure, but I bet Wikipedia would be among them.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
... all the other ways my life could have and can still turn out.
On a typical Friday night I am
in a bar, in a coffeehouse, or on the beach (if readily
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I really hope someone likes my profile and messages me.
You should message me if
I really don't want to discourage anyone from messaging me, so I'm
going to keep this section vague. if you're out there and you want
to meet me, then I would like to meet you :)