Likes: Coffee, Running, Reading.
By day, I teach people about the importance of saving for retirement. I’m a marketing planner, creative thinker, and data addict during my 9 to 5. But I’d like to tell you more about the stuff I don’t earn a paycheck for.
- Storyteller: You’d be hard-pressed to find a topic I can’t write about. I’ve written about health, weddings, my alumni association, counterespionage (yes, that’s a thing), and finance. I’ve got blogs on Blogger and WordPress, I’m a member of the Blogher and FitFluential networks, and share stories on Twitter and Snapchat. I’m a huge fan of the Oxford comma, but will tolerate those who do not use it.
- ESPN Attention Seeker: I graduated from Penn State University. Now, I love my alma mater, but it awards about 22,000 degrees every year, which means I really have to figure out how to stand out in a crowd. ESPN seems to do a good job of picking me out, though:
- Therapy Dog Handler: I volunteer every Monday at a local nursing home. I’ll let you in on a secret, though – this little guy is the one doing all of the work: