COLLEGE & DEGREE: Converged Broadcast Media with a Minor in Dance at the University of North Texas
Former Dallas Cowboys: Emmitt Smith
Movie: Singing in the Rain, Any Audrey Hepburn movie…. I love the classics!
Quote: “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me” Philippians 4:13 and “She is clothed in strength and dignity and she laughs without fear of the future” Psalms 31:25
DFW Area Restaurant: Too many good choices…I can’t pick just one!
Article of Clothing: Big comfy t-shirts
Phone App: Instagram
Cartoon Character: Pocahontas…She is fearless!
TV Show: Secret Life of the American Teenager (I’m a few years behind but it’s one of my favorites on Netflix)
Charity: Make A Wish Foundation
Ice Cream: Any Ben and Jerry’s Flavor
WHAT IS YOUR JUNK FOOD WEAKNESS? Anything sweet and Jalapeno Cheddar Cheetos…yum!
WHO IS YOUR “CELEBRITY CRUSH”? Darren Criss from Glee, Robbie Amell, and Brad Pitt
WHAT IS YOUR DREAM LUNCH DATE? My dream lunch date would be eating anywhere with a gorgeous view and great dessert!
WHAT IS YOUR DREAM JOB? Other than being a DCC…to be on Broadway or apart of Alvin Ailey Dance Company!
WHAT IS YOUR BIGGEST FEAR? The loss of loved ones
WHAT IS AN EMBARRASSING MOMENT? I have the honor of being able to judge drill team and drill team officer tryouts. One time while I was judging an officer tryout I had just come back from the restroom before watching a few groups dance. After one of the groups was done dancing one of the Officer candidates politely said, “Ma’am…you have toilet paper on your shoe!” I was so embarrassed! It felt like it was straight out of a movie! I was thankful in the end that she had the courage to tell me!
DO YOU HAVE ANY PETS (IF SO LIST NAMES)? No but I hope to soon!
WHO IS THE MOST INSPIRATIONAL PERSON IN YOUR LIFE? Both of my parents inspire me more and more every day! They always make believe that I can do anything I set my mind to!
WHAT IS YOUR DREAM VACATION DESTINATION? Italy
IF YOU HAD TO PICK TWO CELEBRITIES TO BE YOUR PARENTS WHO WOULD YOU CHOOSE? Brad and Angelina!
LIST 5 WORDS THAT DESCRIBE YOU: Genuine, caring, honest, easy-going, calm
WHAT IS ONE THING MOST PEOPLE WOULD BE SURPRISED TO KNOW ABOUT YOU? I am missing one of my left ribs! I have Scoliosis and in order to fix it I had to have surgery on my back. During surgery they had to remove it in order to reach my spine! I feel weird just thinking about it!!
DO YOU HAVE ANY NICKNAMES? Rob, Robbie, Rob73
WHAT FAMOUS PERSON (DEAD OR ALIVE) WOULD YOU LIKE TO HAVE DINNER WITH? WHY? I would love to have dinner with Misty Copeland. She has accomplished so much despite facing adversity in her life. I would love to talk to her about her journey and what kept her going!
WHAT IS THE MOST EMBARRASING SONG ON YOUR IPOD RIGHT NOW? The Cha Cha slide!
WHAT IS YOUR GUILTY PLEASURE? Netflix and Bachelor in Paradise!
WHAT WOULD BE YOUR SUPER POWER? Invisibility or mind reading… I can’t pick one!
FINISH THIS STATEMENT: I am most proud of…. Achieving a lifelong dream of becoming a Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader!
WHAT IS YOUR DANCING BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE? I started studio dancing at the age of 3 and went on to do it until my freshman year of high school. I did drill team for 4 years in high school and 2 years in college as a Kilgore College Rangerette (yea 73!). After drill team I was on the semi-pro dance team the Texas Legends for a year and am here with the Cowboys today!
WHY DID YOU DECIDE TO AUDITION FOR DCC? One day, while I was working on a solo for dance my teacher told me that I should look in to DCC. I went home, looked up the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders and instantly fell in love. I was in awe of the history and how excellent of an organization it was. After that it was an easy decision, I had to try!
IF YOU CAN SAY ANYTHING TO COWBOYS FANS, WHAT WOULD YOU SAY? THANK YOU! Your spirit and love for this team makes it such an honor to be cheering for you! Let’s go Cowboys!!
WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE SOMEONE WHO DREAMS OF BECOMING A DCC? “It is better to do something and fail trying to succeed, than it is to do nothing and have failure guaranteed”. Trust yourself and do not give up! You will be surprised at how much you can accomplish if you just believe in the beauty of your dreams!
WHAT DO YOU LIKE MOST ABOUT BEING A PART OF DCC? One of the things I like most about DCC is getting to go through such a unique experience with amazing people! We push each other to do our best every single day and I am so thankful for the support that I get from my DCC sisters!