Birthday: September 3, 1990
Hometown: Glenview, Illinois
Current Residence: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Coach: Nancy Swider-Peltz
Silver Medalist 2010 Olympics
2x World Single Distance Championship Medalist Team Pursuit (2009 and 2012)
Junior World Record Holder in 1500 Meters
Junior World Champion in 1500 and 1000
2010 Olympic Team Member 09', 10', 11', 12'
National Team Member 08', 09', 10'
Junior World Team Member
How did you get into speedskating?
I liked going fast playing hockey and then started skating short track at the Northbrook speed skating club
What is your most memorable speedkating accomplishment?
Winning a silver medal in the 2010 Olympic in the team pursuit
What is your favorite thing about speedskating?
Getting a burrito at Chipotle after a hard practice
What other sports have you competed in?
Soccer, Tennis, and Cycling
Charities you have volunteered for?
The Salvation Army
Favorite Ice Cream Flavor?
Yellow Cake Batter
Favorite season of the year? Why?
Summer, the beach
Favorite team to cheer for?
What are your career plans after speedskating?
Do you have any good luck charms/superstitions/routines?
My cousin gave me blue M & M’s before a race once and I think they worked
When I am not speedskating you can find me...
Relaxing at my lakehouse in Michigan
The speedskating city I am most looking forward to visiting is…
The coolest celeb I have ever met is...
Jerry Bruckheimer, I played hockey with him once
One thing I have promised myself to do someday is…
Live in a mountain town