Date of Birth: Jan. 28, 1987
Birth Place: Boston, Mass.
Current Residence: Cambridge, Mass.
College: Yale University
Occupation: Public Relations
- London 2012 Games, purchased tickets to the Games a year in advance, in hopes that one of her best friends from Yale Crew would make the U.S. Women’s Rowing Team, going to Eton Dorney and representing the USA in a sea of Brits was a once-in-a-lifetime experience
- 2009 NCAA Division I Second Eights National Championship ... first place
- After an undefeated collegiate rowing season, won the Head of the Charles and the Ivy League Championship
- Prior to the 2013 NYC Marathon, ran only one marathon, 2010 Richmond Marathon, which she completed in 3 hours 39 minutes ... she considers it the toughest thing she's done since collegiate rowing
Helped fundraise for Community Rowing's $1.6 million dollar Harry Parker Boathouse in Boston and is part of the Yale Women's Crew fundraising campaign to raise $1 million to endow the head coach position and the women's crew program
Was inspired to run for Team USA because she was fortunate enough to attend the London 2012 Olympic Games and watch several former rowing teammates compete (and win!). She also wanted to help support athletes achieve their dreams on the Olympic stage since she, as a former athlete, can relate with the dedication and single-mindedness that these athletes possess.