Birthday: May 9, 1982
Hometown: Riverview, NB & Midland, MI
Current Residence: Salt Lake City, UT
Coach: Alex Izykowski, Anthony Barthell
2010 Olympic Bronze Medalist (Relay)
4x World Championship Medalist
18 x World Cup Medalist
Teams you have been/are on
2010 Olympic Team
2007, 2010, 2011, 2012 World Championship Team
2004 - 2012 World Cup Team
How did you get into speedskating?
My father raced short track as a kid growing up in New York City & I have been skating short track for as long as I can remember.
What is your most memorable speedkating accomplishment?
Qualifying to represent the United States of America at the Olympic Winter Games
What is your favorite thing about speedskating?
It is so much fun
What other sports have you competed in?
Track & Field cross-country, soccer, volleyball
Charities you have volunteered for?
Sport for Change, Habitat for Humanity
Favorite Ice Cream Flavor?
Chocolate & Peanut Butter.
Favorite season of the year? Why?
Winter because I love snow.
What are your career plans after speedskating?
I would love to stay involved in sports. I would also like to finish my degree in Urban Planning and study landscape architecture and design.
When I am not speedskating you can find me...
Skiing, listening to music, drawing, painting or landscaping.
The coolest celeb I have ever met is...
The President of the United States of America, Barak Obama
One thing I have promised myself to do someday is…
Learn a third language