Thank you for visiting my web page. I live in State College, PA. I'm 6' tall and yes, I used to play basketball. I work at Penn State University and I work for the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education in the College of Agricultural Sciences.
In my spare time I enjoy spending time with friends and family, renting movies, hiking, the beach, reading, traveling, walking, exercising, my cats, dancing, and surfing the net. I'm addicted to EBAY.

I'm huge Toby Keith fan (I've seen him five times). He could read the phone book to me and I could be entertained for hours. Some of the other concerts I've seen are Weird Al Yankovic (24 times), Backstreet Boys, Rascal Flatts, Dixie Chicks, Goo Goo Dolls, Janet Jackson, Neil Diamond (twice), +LIVE+ (four times and have tickets to see them on April 23, 2006), Rusted Root, Rod Stewart, Better Than Ezra, Gloria Estefan, Garth Brooks, Styx (Twice), Pat Benetar, Survivor, REO Speedwagon,Allanis Morisette, Journey, Garbage, and Def Leppard and many more. No, that is not a typo beside Weird Al. I had the privilege of meeting Al and his band the first time I saw him and it snowballed from there and I became a friend of the band. As you can see, I enjoy all music (except rap).

Some of my favorite things:
Favorite Snack: Oreo Cookies
Favorite Toy: Tivo You'll never watch TV the same way again. Can YOU pause live TV?
Second Favorite Toys: iPod Mini2005 Arctic Cat

Favorite Sports: Penn State Football, Basketball, Volleyball and NASCAR
Favorite Drivers: #29 Kevin Harvick #15 Michael Waltrip
Favorite Race Track: Dover International Speedway
Favorite Restaurant: Mario and Luigis
Favorite Bands: Weird Al and Band, Rascal Flatts, Matchbox 20, Green Day
Favorite Male Artist: Toby Keith
Favorite Concert Venue: Bryce Jordan Center
Favorite Ice Cream: Cold Stone Creamery
Favorite Movies: Silence of the Lambs, Shaw Shenk Redemption
Favorite Talk Show Host: Oprah
Favorite Animated Character: The Grinch (way before the Jim Carey movie)
Favorite West Coast City:San Francisco/Pacific Coast
Favorite East Coast Cit: New York City
The Most Beautiful Place I Visited: Sedona, Arizona
Most recent vacation: Cruised to Bermuda (May, 2006)
We had 28 ft. waves the first two days at sea...thank goodness for Dramamine. Fun was had despite the constant up and down motion of the ship. Can't wait to go again.
Favorite Radio Station: WRSC...I'm into talk radio these days
Favorite DJ: My friend Jeff Byers. Kevin Nelson, you'd come in second...sorry.
Pet Peeves: Broken promises, selfish/mean people, drunk people, and when people leave their turn signals on.
Best Concerts: Toby Keith, Neil Diamond, Weird Al Yankovic
Favorite TV Shows: Anything NASCAR related, 24, Lost
Most famous hand I ever shook: President Bill Clinton
Worst Pick-Up Line: I was at Dewey Beach, DE in the late 80's and a Rutgers football player once wanted to meet me because he said I looked like I'd be a good breeder of athletes. UGH!
Best Vacation: It's a toss up between travelling down the west coast (Route One) or Arizona (Phoenix, Sedona, Prescott, Grand Canyon) If you've never been there, GO!!!
Birthday: November 10
More to come.

Updated 5/24/06

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