Austin, TX, United States

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About Me



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i like the outdoors, travelling, relaxing, music, art, and food! :-) i love bringing people together.

"I am one of the searchers. There are, I believe, millions of us. We are not unhappy, but neither are we really content. We continue to explore life, hoping to uncover its ultimate secret. We continue to explore ourselves, hoping to understand. We like to walk along the beach, we are drawn by the ocean, taken by its power, its unceasing motion, its mystery and unspeakable beauty. We like forests and mountains, deserts and hidden rivers, and the lonely cities as well. Our sadness is as much a part of our lives as is our laughter. To share our sadness with one we love is perhaps as great a joy as we can know -unless it be to share our laughter. We searchers are ambitious only for life itself, for everything beautiful it can provide."

--There Are Men Too Gentle To Live Among Wolves" by James Kavanough


do what makes you happy. live the life you love.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


i host frequently and create and host events in Austin, Texas. my most proud CS achievement is that i planned, organized, and executed Austin's first ever Couch Crash in 2014!

i host surfers and i attend CS events in others cities while i am travelling.


i have surfed and i host frequently. i also host events in Austin and i attend CS meetups while traveling. i love CS, the CS mission, and everything CS!


nature, music, creativity, fun, swimming, exploring, street art, travel

Music, Movies, and Books

favorite movies:
what about bob, the royal tennenbaums, home alone, pee wees big adventure, groundhog day, forgetting sarah marshall, moonrise kingdom, iam

bob marley, thievery corporation, johnny cash, grateful dead, the black keys, black joe lewis & the honeybears, bon iver, medeski/martin/wood, mumford & sons, regina spektor, fleet foxes, the meters, pfunk, particle, widespread panic

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I quit my job, sold my house, moved across the country, and started over. It remains one of the best decisions I have ever made.

Also, super proud of my Austin local CS community!

Teach, Learn, Share

I can teach you to speak spanish, to parallel park, to make jewelry, to speak pig latin, and to plan an amazing event of any kind!

Countries I’ve Visited

Austria, Bahamas, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Netherlands, Saint Lucia, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States

Countries I’ve Lived In

United States

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