Q: Please tell us about your current plans after high school. And what inspired you to choose this path?
A: I’m attending Kennesaw State University and I will be majoring in dance on a scholarship.
Q: Please tell us a little bit about your family.
A: I have the most amazing family ever. My two older siblings, Gabri and Julian, have always been there for me and my parents are the most supportive people ever. I also have two crazy doggies but I love them so much!
Q: Where do you go to school?
A: North Gwinnett High School
Q: What are a couple of your favorite restaurants in our community?
A: I’m vegan so there’s not a ton of options in the area but you can never go wrong with Zaxby’s fries haha.
Q: Who is the most interesting person you’ve met here in our community?
A: The most interesting person I’ve met would have to be my best friend Allison. Our friendship is very unique and she has been by my side through everything. Sisters forever:))
Q: If you could travel anywhere in the world right now, where would it be and why?
A: I want to travel literally everywhere but one place I would love to go to would either be Australia or Bali because the vegan food there is amazing and I love the vibes.
Q: What is one of your favorite movies? TV shows?
A: One of my favorite movies ever is Roman Holiday with Audrey Hepburn, it’s a classic.
Q: What’s the best advice you ever received from a teacher? Who was the teacher?
A: My dance teacher at school, Mrs O’Leary, has by far been my go to teacher for advise while in high school. I’ve gone to her crying over the stupidest things and she always knows how to make my day better.
Q: What is your go to band when you cant decide what to listen to?
A: I love old music. You can never go wrong with The Beatles or Elton John. Definitely my go to car music.
Q: If you could choose anyone that is alive today and not a relative; with whom would you love to have lunch? Why? And where locally would y’all meet for this lunch?
A: Definitely Coco Rocha. She’s one of the most inspirational models/mentors right now and it would be super cool to talk to her. We would go to Flower child in sandy springs, GA.
Q: What is your favorite thing or something unique about our community?
A: I love how well rounded our community is. There’s lots of art and different people everywhere.
Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 to 10 years?
A: I recently signed a contract with Salt model ATL so I see my self continuing to develop my modeling career as well as dancing and traveling.
Q: What show are you binge watching right now?
A: I don’t watch a lot of tv but I’m watching The 100 on Netflix right now it’s so good.
Q: Favorite month? holiday? and best single day on the calendar?
A: I would have to say the best month is either May or June just because the weather is amazing and Christmas is definitely the best holiday just because the whole family comes together and we get to celebrate Jesus.
Q: Who inspires you to be better?
A: I have many inspirational people in my life, but my parents have definitely inspired me the most. They have always made me strive for more and supported me with anything I did growing up.
Q: If you could go back over your entire school career what is one thing you would do different?
A: I honestly wouldn’t have done anything differently. All the experiences I had, good and bad, made me who I am today and I wouldn’t change a thing.
Q: Who or what do you miss the most right now?
A: Right now I’m really missing my friends and being able to just go out and enjoy our senior year together.
Q: Were you involved in any sports or extra curricular activities?
A: I’ve been very involved in dance since I was little, but being apart of Dance North at my high school has been the highlight of my dance career so far. They’re the best people ever and we’ve all become like family.
Q: What’s the first thing you want to do when this quarantine is over?
A: I’m definitely going to be seeing my friends every single day and never taking a day for granted. Life is too short and we need to take advantage of the time we all have together.