Hometown: Oregon City, OR
What is the significance of your derby name?
It started as an inside joke with some of the ladies when I first started and then it just stuck. I like it because it reminds me of where I started and how far I have come. Plus it is very random! Ham and Cheese!
Grievance and Disciplinary Committee, Bleeding Heart member, Training Committee and Bout Committee
What do you do when you’re not skating?
Work and play!
What made you decide to join roller derby?
My best friend and I used to talk about getting involved for a long time. I wasn’t really even sure where to start. One day I saw a flyer for a league in Vancouver. I went to practice and never looked back! Roller derby is so much more than just a sport. It is a passion and a community of wonderful individuals coming together!
What keeps you motivated to keep skating?
I have seen so much growth in myself as a skater and individual and I am motivated to stay surrounded by an environment of growth! Plus…I LOVE SKATING!
Who is your derby crush or hero?
Storm City has been an amazing influence on me and makes me push harder every day. I see endless possibilities and that is truly inspiring to me. I also can’t help but to absolutely adore Scald Eagle!
What is the best advice you would give to someone who wants to join derby or what was the best advice given to you?
Jump in and try it out! The best advice I was given and the advice I give.
Name three interesting / random facts about yourself:
1. I was home-schooled
2. I love archery
3. I have a pet rabbit named blueberry pancake