What did you want to be when you grew up?
A veterinarian because I’ve always loved animals.
Which teacher had the biggest impact on you?
My headmaster (and A.P. European History teacher) because he encouraged me to challenge myself, especially when it scared me.
What was your favorite book as a child?
Black Beauty, because I love horses and any of the Laura Ingalls Wilder books.
What is your dream for Texas children?
That all children in Texas would have a place where they felt safe and a consistent person in their life that loved and looked after them.