I'm a PhD student who teaches at the undergraduate level. My time
is spent researching and writing when I am not teaching. However,
one must enjoy life! I am looking for a non smoker who is willing
to build a friendship first.
My background is quite diverse ... see below. Currently, well in
the past 15 years, I have been studying Native American
Spirituality with both the Cherokee and the Seminole. I don't think
I will ever stop wondering and learning ... I also photograph many
of the gatherings on the Reservation as well as the beauty of the
What I’m doing with my life
Question is ... what am I not doing? I was one of the first women
trained as a firefighter in the state of FL. My background is
extremely diverse. I have an AS in Fire Science, a bachelors in
business admin, a masters in healthcare admin, and my PhD is in
Psych. Additionally, I am fluent in sign language and hold
certifications as an arson K9 handler, I am an RMA, NCMA and
certified through both AMT and NCCT. Basically, if something
interests me I will go to school and learn all I possibly can about
At this point in my life I am concentrating on finishing my PhD and
finding someone to spend the rest of my life with. Frankly, I think
it is easier to finish my education!
My main home is in Western NC on 2.5 acres of mountain paradise. I
have land holdings in numerous states and would love to travel to
these various properties to see what they are all about. I have
just relocated to New Mexico to direct the medical assisting
program at one of the local universities.
Other than that I am just your average girl next door, low
maintenance, and share my NC home with my youngest brother and
I’m really good at
SCHOOL! gardening, crocheting, photography, and hiking. I enjoy
riding horses and on the back of motorcycles (if you are not a
The first things people usually notice about me
My smile and my eyes!
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Most all music ... except RAP! I love horror shows. Food is a
totally open area .... I love to try different types
The six things I could never do without
My Faith, my family, the beautiful mountains I live in, my gardens,
music, and something new to learn
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Finishing my education!
On a typical Friday night I am
Usually writing papers for my Phd .... possibly exploring my new
You should message me if
you are willing to build a friendship first, are a non smoker, and
can deal with the fact that I am working on my PhD.