Always learning, always enjoying
I am an Atlanta native, which makes me a rarity in this city! Though I have lived elsewhere over the years, Atlanta is the home of my heart.
I subscribe to the Tyrion Lannister mentality on life-long learning: "The mind needs books like a sword needs a whetstone." Whether it be in a formal academic environment or exploring the world on my own, I am always striving to learn more.
Grit and determination
In my late teens, I had the privilege of representing my country internationally as a member of the US Jr. World Judo Team. Judo teaches two important maxims: mutual welfare and benefit, and also maximum efficiency of mind and body. These philosophies have served me well in all aspects of my life thus far. In all things, I strive to exceed expectations, while also working to help those around me excel.
Whether it be on the mats, at work, at home, or at the laptop I am tenacious. When I put my mind to a task I accomplish it.