Brief Biography: I’m a 21-year-old senior at MU, where I am majoring in journalism and English.
Hometown: Excelsior Springs
My Career Goals: I’m exploring a variety of career fields, including reporting, copy editing and nonprofit management.
Why Journalism Interests Me: It’s important to me that people have access to accurate information so they can form a more complete picture of the world. That, and I just can’t keep away from it. I wrote newsletters for my neighborhood when I was in elementary school. Later, I tried to create my own magazines. I can’t walk away from the opportunity to help people tell their stories.
Other Interests: cooking (i.e. making a mess in the kitchen), spending time with family and friends, reading, shopping on the Internet, decorating my apartment