Hometown: St. George, UT
Degrees: Degrees: B.S. in Political Science with a minor in Public Relations 2008, Southern Utah University.
Favorite Building on Campus: The Gerald R. Sherratt Library. Especially the Reading Room on the second floor. You can see all of campus from here and it’s a beautiful place to study.
What little known fact about SUU do you like to share most? SUU offers students many great hands on experiences like study abroad opportunities and internships to help students find their true passion. Whether you want to study a foreign language in Latin America or intern in Washington D.C., you’ll find it at SUU.
Favorite Quote: “Every dreamer knows that it is entirely possible to be home sick for a place you've never been to, perhaps more home sick than for familiar ground.”Judith Thurman
Hobbies and Interests: Music, rodeos, baseball games, finding new restaurants to try, and traveling. You can never travel too much.
Favorite Place to Eat in Cedar City: Top Spot. They have great taquitos with cheese.
People would be surprised to know that: I am terrified of moving water, like rivers or streams.
Best bit of advice for students looking for a college/university? Visit campus. Walk around. Talk to current students. Then choose the school that is best for YOU; not where your parents want you to go or where your friends will go. Choose the school that will be best for you and what you want to accomplish.
Years working at SUU: 3 years as a student, 3 years professionally