Major: Elementary Education
Hometown: Bettendorf, Iowa
What year is this for you in Spectrum Project? 1
What is your first memory of being really excited? Getting to go visit my grandma’s farm in Kansas! I loved to play outside with all the animals and in the playhouse with my sisters
What three board or card games would you take with you if you were on a deserted island?
Game #1: Throw Throw Burrito
Game #2: UNO
Game #3: Yahtzee
If someone said, "Let's go watch a game!" What kind of game would you hope to go watch? Hockey
Have you ever been on a team that played games (e.g., volleyball, swimming, quidditch)? What team was it? Cross country and track team
What are some small things that make your day better? Chocolate, reading a book, Zumba, spending time in the sun
When you were younger, what was something you'd LOVE to play and could do for hours? Littlest Pet Shop
What games did you or do you play on long car trips? Animal Crossing on the Nintendo DS
Which do you like better? Hide & seek or sardines? Hide and seek
What do you want to be when you “grow up”? A first or second grade teacher
Tell us a funny story about play? My sisters and I used to bring baby chicks inside and play with them inside our dollhouse. I sat a baby chick on the tiny toilet and it went to the bathroom in the toilet! I thought I potty trained a baby chicken.
What’s the best single day on the calendar?
Favorite video game of all time? Webkinz (as a kid)
If a genie gave you three wishes, what would they be?
Wish #1: World peace
Wish #2: To be able to travel the world
Wish #3: Happiness for myself and those I love
What are you looking forward to in this year's Spectrum Project? Every Saturday learning and playing with my buddy.