Des Moines, IA
Roosevelt High School
Environmental Specialist at the Iowa Department of Natural Resources
First Trials qualification
Number of attempts to qualify
42nd, 2020 Olympic Marathon Trials; 1st, 2022 Lincoln Marathon with course record 2:38:19; 1st, 2022 and 2023 IMT Des Moines Half Marathon with new course record of 1:13:48; Drake school records for indoor 5,000m and outdoor 1,500M, 5,000m and 10,000m; Winner, 2016 Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships, 5,000m.
Having a career in environmental protection.
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
Favorite TV Show/Series
The Great British Baking Show
The Middle by Jimmy Eat World
Favorite Post-race Indulgence
Going out for brunch
Cereal and coffee
Favorite Motivational Quote
“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” - Jane Goodall
Favorite Running Memory
Going for long runs in the beautiful Pacific Northwest with friends when I lived there.