|Hometown:||Grand Rapids, Michigan|
|High School:||East Kentwood|
Why did you choose to attend Hope College? The community, the campus, the academic programs available, and another opportunity to take part in swimming.
What were your favorite subjects in high school? Statistics, chemistry, and calculus.
Name a role model or models who have impacted your life? And describe how. My high school swim coach, Jock Ambrose, is a man who is always upbeat, laughing, and has a story to tell. It was hard to be upset while in his presence.
List a favorite Bible verse and why it is meaningful to you. Colossians 3:17 - It reminds us to thank the Lord for all that we are given and all that we achieve, and to do so for Him.
What is your favorite pregame meal or snack? Brown rice with over-easy eggs, and bacon. And Goldfish crackers on the way to the meet.
What type of pregame music do you enjoy? Classical music and then hard rock. Occasionally hip-hop.
What is the best advice you’ve ever received? The sun will always rise in the morning, so we should always keep our head up.