Favourite Quote: "The Secret to having more in life starts with being grateful for what you have today and now" - Unknown
Background: BSc in Kinesiology- major in Mind Sciences. Academic All-Canadian as a British international student athlete for basketball and track & field.
Giving Back: Volunteered to be a subject in eye-tracking and psychology research. Volunteered for many years as an assistant coach and team manager for the University of Calgary women's basketball team after playing for them. Organized events in Calgary to raise money for KidSport charity "So all kids can play". Participated in biking challenges to raise money for cancer charities. Volunteered for different initiatives organized by social workers in Calgary, many to ensure that forced marginalized groups gained access to certain resources.
Professional: University of Calgary, Dinos Athletics Red Rising Club- Vice President.
Faculty of Kinesiology, assisting Dr. Cari Din PhD- Research Assistant. Qualitative research focused on learning formats, leadership, and social learning spaces within exercise physiology laboratories.
Group23 Sports Medicine Clinic- Patient Experience Representative and Kinesiologist
UofC and Dinos Athletics- Moderator for Anti-Black Racism Panel
Personal Interests: After playing for my English national team and the UofC Dinos, I still love to play and watch basketball as a hobby. I also enjoy track & field (and all forms of being active/sports!), biking, art, being in nature and spending time with friends and family.