Born at Long Beach Memorial in California, at age of six moved to Bainbridge Island, WA and grew up as an only child running wild in the woods and on the beach, in the rain. After high school I ventured to Oahu, HI to pursue a Marine Biology degree, but after a year of doing more surfing and tanning than studying I decided transferred to Santa Barbara City college, where I played intercollegiate polo for two years at the Santa Barbara Polo and Raquet Club in Carpenteria. From there I started working odd jobs, at horse ranches, chocolate shops and catering companies, not wanting to leave the Santa Barbara life. Current SB hobbies: spearfishing, kayaking, horseback riding, outdooring of any kind and rescuing any sad animals that wander my way. That's me in a nut shell….