I was born, raised, and educated in the fine state of Oregon. Save
for the four years I spent in Eugene (for my first Bachelor's
degree from U of O), I have called the Portland-Metro area my
I am also a late-20's adult who is enthralled with the idea of
altruism and is ecstatic that I get to live it out in my career.
Helping others is where I derive meaning and purpose for my own
I enjoy the simple pleasures in life, primarily in the form of the
company of my friends and family. Furthermore, if I am free and
have the funds, I am always down for a road trip. Oh...and Duck
Football...it's my religion (August-January).
What I’m doing with my life
Currently, I am enjoying the finer things in life, such as friends,
family, and free beer. I also work as a nurse at a local
Outside of that, I am currently milling my way towards purchasing a
home and trying to find destinations to travel to, as well as the
time off and funds to make it happen.
I’m really good at
Helping others, spontaneous adventures, spending time outdoors, and
The first things people usually notice about me
Aside from being short? Umm...my quirkiness? I tend to like to push
the boundaries of social etiquette and normalcy, especially in the
attempt of humor. And, depending on the day and my creativity level
at home, varying arrays of facial hair style.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Love Actually, Top Gun, Gladiator, Die Hard, Beauty and the Beast,
Band of Brothers, The Pacific, 24, Glee, anything on the Discovery
Anything, so long as I like it and, more importantly, can
"Oh, the Places You'll Go!" by Dr. Seuss, "On the Origins of
Species" by Charles Darwin, "Citizen Soldier" by Stephen Ambrose,
"The Last Lecture" by Randy Pausch, and "The Notebook" by Nicholas
I'm up for anything EXCEPT fish/seafood.
The six things I could never do without
1) Family and Friends
2) Car with gas
4) Duck Football
5) Teddy Grahams
I spend a lot of time thinking about
How to avoid getting bodily fluids on me, hookers and blow, and how
I can manipulate and control the world...via Facebook.
On a typical Friday night I am
Working or hanging out with friends at the local pub, beer in hand.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I was born naked and am deaf in my right ear.
You should message me if
You think you are someone I could connect, complement, and
communicate well with. My hope is that I find someone that I can
relate to and be myself around, and vice versa. After that, I'm
curious to see what happens.