Nickname: Chessy J
Hometown: Hurst, Texas
How many years have you been a Capital City Dancer? This is my first year!
Why do you dance? Dancing has been a passion of mine since I was a little girl. When I dance all the stress of the world disappears and it is just me and the music.
Other than school or work, what do you like to do in your free time? I love spending time with my family and friends. I also love to travel, hike, and rock climb in my spare time!
Favorite sport/team? San Antonio Spurs
Favorite food? Chilantro Kimchi fries
Favorite movie? The Prestige
Favorite season, and why? The fall, when the weather is beautiful. Plus, who doesn’t love Halloween candy and Thanksgiving turkey?!
3 things in your purse you can’t live without: Chapstick, gum and
What’s one interesting fact about yourself? I’ve had the amazing opportunity to perform in the XLV Super Bowl Halftime Show!
What would your dream job be? I would love to one day start a non-profit in my hometown to help young girls in need.
If you could have dinner with one person, who would it be and why? Lady Bird Johnson. She was such a leader and a role model, and I feel like I could learn a lot from her.
Favorite thing about Austin, Texas? The great food, the live music, and the hill country.