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My self-summary
Neuroscientist turned education, science, technology, energy and climate policy strategist who likes art, science, food, adventure and travel.

If you're looking for an amazing specimen of man/man candy (Who says man candy? Apparently I do) , then I'm probably not what you're looking for. My key attributes are that I'm funny (subjective), intelligent , ambitious, adventurous, financially secure, compassionate, generous and caring.

Currently, I split my time between DC, NY (NYC), PA (PGH), Texas (San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, South Texas) and random European cities (when I can), but I live and spend most of my time in DC.
What I’m doing with my life
I work on science, technology, and higher education policy. I feel pretty lucky to be in a job that daily has the potential to have a significant positive impact on peoples livelihood and well being. I'm originally from Texas, with stops in Memphis and Kentucky before locating to DC. There's a lot of fun stuff to do here, and at the very basic level, I'm just looking for someone to do some fun stuff with, and get to know better in the process.
I’m really good at
Well, it's not filling out compelling online dating profiles.
The first things people usually notice about me
That I always seem to have a coffee in my hand.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
Books: I'll give any book a try, but recently I've been reading a lot of CRS reports..hehe

Art: Botero, Taylor-Wood, Hamilton, Kahlo, Rivera, Rothko, Picasso

Shows:Daily Show, Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, Sherlock (British Version), House of Cards (both versions) Mad Men, Master chef, The Taste, Archer, VEEP, the leftovers, homeland, shameless, Mr robot, homeland, got, man in the high tower.

Food: Tex Mex, Indian, Steak

Music: pretty much everything except most (but not all) country. Otis, Rev. Green. Stax artists.
Six things I could never do without
Family (feels obligatory, but true enough) , TexMex food, Smart Phone, Travel, Friends, Music
I spend a lot of time thinking about
new ideas, old ideas, and making travel plans. In the last 6 months, I've been to Portugal, Spain, Germany, Italy, and Paris. Up next in a couple of weeks. South America; Colombia.
On a typical Friday night I am
Trying to find something to do.
You should message me if
You want to meet up and do something fun.

Also good:

If you are a person of substance that is challenging, and likes to be challenged.

If you are a kind person that is capable of empathy, and is also ambitious, witty and charming.

If you are an amazing, capable, independent, and cute woman.

You'll try anything once in the pursuit of having a good time and new experiences.
The two of us