19 More Things

1. I was born and raised in Boulder, CO (yes, all ‘Boulderites’ get a Subaru, golden retriever and mountain bike when they come of age).

2. Details are my specialty.

3. Tomatoes are a no-go, but I love tomato sauce, pasta sauce and ketchup.

4. I’ll try anything once: climbing, mountain biking, spelunking, 12-hour flights to China, speaking on camera, hot yoga and bruschetta (see No. 3).

5. Running uphill is more rewarding than running downhill.

6. I’m a to-do list master.

7. Travel bucket list (top 5): diving the Great Barrier Reef, sightseeing in Barcelona, hiking Kilimanjaro, star-gazing in Patagonia and touring Iceland’s Golden Circle.

8. If you haven’t picked up on it already, I really (really) like ice cream.

9. “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.”

10. Pizza can solve any problem.

11. Still thinking on this one.

12. Three movies I can always watch: A Single Man, To Catch a Thief and the Royal Tenenbaums.

13. After working with 5+ footwear brands, I find myself constantly looking at people’s feet.

14. Guilty pleasure: MasterChef. I am not a master chef.

15. Looking for a good read? Try The Circle by Dave Eggers.

16. The best drink I’ve ever had was a Pistolas y Rosas (Dobel Diamante tequila, hibiscus, Licor 43, orgeat, lime and ginger beer).

17. I do my best work in the morning. Yep, I am one of those ‘morning people’.

18. What I’m listening to at the moment.

18.5. Go to band: The Rolling Stones (or The National).

19. Inhale strength. Exhale bullsh*t.