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  • Fluent in English, Spanish; learning Pashto, Pushto
  • 32, Male
  • Member since 2011
  • Provincial Reconstruction Financial Director
  • International Relations and Political Science
  • From Arkport, NY, a small town in the allegheny foothills
  • Profile 60% complete

About Me


Catch up on 9 months of missed weekends with the coolest people on earth


Small town guy from western NY state. Had about 800 people and not much to do, so I wanted to get out of there and experience different people and places. I started by going to VMI, which was a unique experience. I have lived in some very cool places and had some good experiences. The best times were when I lived on top of a bar in Richmond, Va for six months. I miss those days a lot. I like exchange stories, drink good beer/liquor, music, cigars, and doing outdoor stuff. Travelling is one of the most liberating experiences one can experience on this earth, and my drive to see new places, meet new people, and have fun is the driving motivation in my life.


Make the most of life every chance you get, do what you like to do, don't cloister yourself into a mundane, routine, boring existence.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing


New to couchsurfing, but looking for fun, down to earth people who are easygoing and would like to meet up to hang out, do some bar hopping, and whatnot.




International relations, history, beer, cigars, humor, liquor, working out, outdoor stuff, music (a lot), travel

  • beer
  • working out
  • drinking
  • traveling
  • music
  • outdoor activities
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • history
  • international relations

Music, Movies, and Books

All kinds of movies, but I really like comedy, also drama, pretty much anything except romantic comedy, but I will even watch these if a girl wants me to watch it on occasion, although I might make fun of it. Mostly rock, older rock at that, but pretty much anything. I am very diverse when it comes to music.

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

Went snowboarding drunk for the first time and hopped on a ski lift with my friend, which we didn't know was the one that went to the top of the huge ass mountain, and boarded down with a half empty bottle of schnapp's in my pocket while smoking a cigar. It was more amusing than amazing, but I feel it is worthy of mention.

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