Fun Fact [fuhn fakt] noun : A short fact that can be about anything, as long as it is interesting and fun. A fun fact can be told at any time and doesn't have to be relevant to anything. A true fun fact should be memorable and unique. 

Fun Facts About Elizabeth

  • Michigander

  • Youngest of six

  • Marathon cheerleader

  • Avid athlete: Volleyball veteran and Football fanatic


Michigander

I grew up in rural Michigan. My hometown has 2,000 inhabitants and no stoplights. I love all things Michigan, and can show you where Iā€™m from on my hand.

 Lake Michigan High Five

Lake Michigan High Five

Marathon cheerleader

One of my favorite things to do, is cheer on marathon runners. I love to give out high fives on the second half of the race course. 

 Chicago Marathon cheering squad! 

Chicago Marathon cheering squad! 

Youngest of six

 The Okey Bunch 

The Okey Bunch 

I have five older siblings, and am the youngest of a big diverse family. Collaboration, negotiations, and teamwork began at birth. 


AVID ATHLETE:

Volleyball veteran

I played collegiate volleyball at Kalamazoo College, and led the hornets as a senior captain. 

 Kalamazoo College Volleyball 2006 

Kalamazoo College Volleyball 2006 

FOOTBALL  FANATIC

 Chicago Force Calendar September 2014 

Chicago Force Calendar September 2014 

I played professional women's tackle football for the Chicago Force. In addition, I was also a member of the US Women's National Football Team. We competed in the 2013 Women's World Championship in Finland and won the gold.