Describe what you love about what you do: I love supporting women and men grow their strength, gain confidence, and find their passion for a healthy and balanced life.
Why in New Orleans? I love building this in New Orleans because it didn't exist to the level that I wanted. New Orleans knows how to celebrate and I wanted to create a space where we can celebrate the miracle of ourselves each and every day.
Favorite restaurant: Cavan restaurant
Describe your personality in three words: Creative, curious, and optimistic
What about New Orleans inspires you? The resilience this city has is remarkable!
What would people be surprised to know about you? I have a fear of public speaking (that I'm slowly overcoming!) and I love designing and creating art!
Name a necessary extravagance: My infrared sauna
Favorite bar: Longway Tavern
Television obsession: Game of Thrones
Describe your vision for New Orleans: I would love to see more healthy options in this city: clean restaurants, holistic, preventative health care, new age health/spa treatments to name a few. We are slowly getting more businesses that offer healthy options but let’s really demand more and better quality everywhere in this city.
Favorite walk: Audubon Park
Favorite meal and where to get it: Kale Salad at Houston's
What advice would you give your twenty-year-old self? You are capable of so much more than you've been taught. Believe in yourself!
Favorite thing to do do here to recharge: Workout or train at my studio
Favorite cocktail: Good tequila with some lime and sparkling water
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