Birth date and place: December 1992, New York City.
Residence: James Island.
Family: Dad, Guy; mom, Mary Ellen; brother, Graham; sister, Caroline.
Education: Home schooled (S.C. Connections Academy); Trident Technical College.
Words that best describe me: Caring, ambitious, creative, academic, perfectionist.
CD currently in my iPod: Tchaikovsky's "Swan Lake" soundtrack.
Talents/Hobbies: Painting, drawing, reading, dancing.
Favorite childhood memory: Going to work with my dad at the American Museum of Natural History in New York, and looking at the treasures there.
When I was younger, I wanted to be: A paleontologist/archaeologist.
Fantasy dinner guests: Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Albrecht Durer and Lady Gaga.
Favorite kinds of music: Pop and classical.
Favorite book: It's a tie between Shakespeare's "Hamlet" and the "Harry Potter" series.
Career I want: Fine artist and/or medical illustrator.
Something important life has taught me: Sometimes pain and hardship are the best gifts because they force you to learn, transcend and find yourself.
My pet: A hamster named Hamlet.