Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Just moved back to Cali from the east coast. Super excited and
happy to be back! Cali girl through and through.
I'm an eternal optimist who truly believes in the power of positive
I enjoy the indie art and design scene. I definitely have a
creative and artsy side that manifests itself often.
Also love sports- i'm an avid golfer, tennis player, and
snowboarder, and enjoy watching sports as well.
For those of you who are MBTI inclined- I'm definitely an ENFP.
What I’m doing with my life
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working at Stanford, just moved back from grad school at Harvard.
so excited to be back on the west coast, best coast!
being a life-long learner/researcher/practitioner/advocate at the
intersection of mental health/education/social justice working with
children and families.
As a therapeutic hobby/passion aside from work, I handcraft jewelry
and have my own line that I sold at local boutiques in sf.
staying active and healthy. i think it's important to take care of
one's body and mind. also trying to enjoy the great outdoors as
much as possible.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
calling it as it is. being caring, compassionate, and thoughtful.
being creative. finding a balance in life between work and play.
The first things people usually notice about me
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my style, my hair, my smile. i smile and laugh easily.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Music- Taylor Swift. Charlie Puth. Rudimentals. John Newman. Sam
Smith. Iggy Azalea. Krewella. Major Lazer. Armin van Burren. Zedd.
Tegan and Sara. Lorde. Avicii. Swedish House Mafia. David Guetta.
Benny Benassi. Thomas Gold. Adele. Rihanna. Maroon 5. The Weeknd.
Authors- Jhumpa Lahiri. Oscar Wilde. Malcolm Gladwell. BJ Novak.
Movies- A Beautiful Mind. Morning Glory. Crazy Stupid Love. Adam. 5
year engagement. Casino Royale. Skyfall. Park Avenue. Inequality
for All. Jiro Dreams of Sushi. Bottle Shock.
FOOD- i'm a foodie. for sure.
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
- my family
- passion. my purpose and my cause.
- intelligent and meaningful conversations
- art and creativity
- fashion and style!
- being challenged! (intellectually, physically, artistically,
- good food! good wine. good whiskey.
(don't worry i can count just fine)
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
how to infuse more care and compassion into the world.
how we all connect or don't connect and why.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Doing whatever I feel like doing whether it's going to a classy
wine or whiskey bar or just chillin at the local dive. basically i
love having a good time, filled with good people, good convo, and
watching interesting movies with interesting people, and always
looking forward to the interesting commentary and discussion that
I also like to mix things up a bit, going to various art events or
a high energy concert from time to time. or just checking out the
local music scene. or maybe just simply enjoying a nice home cooked
meal with some quality wine at home.
also, love sports bars and watching a good game with my awesome
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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private is private unless you've got an in ;)
You should message me if
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you're genuine and passionate about life and work, but also relaxed
and can keep things in perspective.
you know how to have fun, enjoy life, and laugh :)
if you have something interesting to say. i won't respond if you
just say "hi", "hi how are you", or any boring variation of that.
oh, i'm also looking for tennis/golf partners! would love to play
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