Hometown: Columbus, Georgia

School: Texas Woman's University

Favorite books: Captivating, Twilight series, 1984

Favorite junk food: anything chocolate

Favorite FC Dallas player: Zach Loyd

Biggest pet peeve: unfriendly people

iPhone or Blackberry? iPhone

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

Who was your favorite cartoon character when you were growing up? Ariel from The Little Mermaid

What advice would you give young kids about becoming a dancer? Let dance be your passion and your escape. Never allow someone to take the joy away from you. Always dance as if no one were watching.

Three words that describe yourself? Compassionate, dedicated, happy