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Birthday: January 11th

Hometown: Louisville KY
 
Currently Reside In: Jacksonville FL
 
Education: Law Degree from Univ. of FL, BA from Smith College
 
Career: Prosecutor/Attorney              
 
Professional Affiliations:  I sit on the local Young Professionals at the Zoo Board, am an Ambassador for our YMCA Youth Tri program and am on Team Inspire for a local race company.   I am also a mentor and speaker at the local law school for their health and women's law groups

Previously, I served on the Susan G. Komen Board of Directors, was a member of the Chester Bedell Inns of Court, and
was President of the Jacksonville Women Lawyers and one of the Editors/Board Members for the FL Association of Women Lawyers.
 
Years Involved in Multisport: I  have been running since 1988 and doing triathlon since 1990.
 
Describe Your Role with USA Triathlon: Member of the Board of Directors.  Member of ITU Womens Committee.   
 
What drove you to the multisport lifestyle? I like to do a lot of things at the same time.  Triathlon seemed like the perfect conduit.
 
Athletic Accomplishments: I love long events - running ultras, doing ironman and cycling centuries.  I have been a member of Team USA from 2003-2007
and was lucky to race Kona 2012 with the inaugural legacy lottery spot.  I started doing Ironmans in 2002 and
am currently up to 62 completed irons.  In 2012, I raced 18 iron distance races and participated in a total of 75 events.
 
Athletic Background: I didn't find my real athletic self until Smith College where I attempted to race crew and played softball for 2 years.

I found my love of all things triathlon in 1990 and haven't looked back since.

I participate in all distances, serve as a mentor for newbies, volunteer at youth events and am currently training to be a USAT referee.

I enjoy traveling and the opportunity to meet so many wonderful athletes at all of the events I participate in.