Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Moved up here from Tallahassee where I went to Florida State for my
masters degree. (I agree Jameis has made some dumb decisions and
glad he was suspended for the game).
Born and raised in Boston, so dropping r's and saying y'all is a
normal part of my verbage.
I've travelled to 15 countries. 10 while I studied abroad as an
undergrad on a ship circling the world. I would do anything to go
back on it. The experience of seeing abject poverty along side
extreme wealth changed and challenged who I am and what my core
beliefs are. It showed me the strength and resolve of the human
spirit can conquer all.
My fun fact is that I got a fist bump from Michelle Obama.
Also, shiny objects are my downfall.
What I’m doing with my life
Don’t overthink this one; tell us what you’re doing day-to-day.
Working with college freshman, and developing a new STEM focused
living learning community. Making sure I call home everyday (well,
at least every other), it's an oldest son thing.
Enjoying the last of the summer, and start of sweater weather, but
not ready for the harsh reality that is winter.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
I probably make one of the best burgers in New York. Always on a
quest to find an equal competitor. Shake Shack is always good
Becoming passionate and focused when I'm excited about
Asking questions that make others think.
Supporting and challenging the people around me to be their best
The first things people usually notice about me
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
My accent, "Y'all, where's my cah" (car) is usually an attention
My energy and where it comes from. (It's people and coffee)
Oh and my beard, it's pretty awesome.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Help your potential matches find common interests.
Shows: West Wing, How I Met Your Mother (worst finale ever).
Scandal, House of Cards, and The League
Movies: A Few Good Men, It's a wonderful life (why is it only on
once a year)
Food: Cheeseburgers, Coffee
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
NPR Morning Edition/TED Talks/New York Times
Terrible puns (also dad jokes)
Notepad for the random thoughts
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Where did I put my coffee?
What I can do to help my students grow into the people they should
Worrying if my students will one day actually succeed in tearing
the building a part.
Thinking I need to do everything right now, but Netflix auto play
has sucked me into another episode of the West Wing.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Can't stop, won't stop. (I work with college students, their
sayings get stuck in my head)
Unless I have to work an event/on duty, or there's a polar vortex.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
I’m an empty essay… fill me out!
I almost got arrested in Japan (nothing bad, just a fun
Every time I see someone with a seatbelt as a messenger bag strap,
I want to push the button and walk away.
and I get distracted by shiny objects
You should message me if
Offer a few tips to help matches win you over.
You want a partner in metaphorical crime to seize the day, or are
just as happy on the couch and binging on Netflix or college
football when in season.
I want someone who pushes me to be my best, but tells me to calm
down when I get too focused (it's rare, see shiny object comment
Let's meet up and see where the adventure of the day leads us!
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