Lauren R.

Hometown: Cocoa Beach, Florida

Favorite book: The Great Gatsby

Favorite junk food: waffle fries

Favorite FC Dallas player: It was Andrew Wiedeman :(

Biggest pet peeve: people who drive slow in the fast lane

iPhone or Blackberry? iPhone

When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? pediatrician

Who was your favorite cartoon character when you were growing up? all of the Disney princesses

What advice would you give young kids about becoming a dancer? Work hard and never give up.

Three words that describe yourself? Strong, independent, quirky