2012 was a crazy year for me, aside from blogging where I failed a bit in the second half of the year. As is tradition, a look back at what happened:

Productions I Appeared In:

The Underpants (Louise)
Where No Man Has Gone Before (Nurse Chapel)
The Journal (Ruth/Bri/Mom/etc)
Seattle TheatreSports

Convention/Festival Performances:

Seattle Festival of Improv Theatre 2012
Emerald City Comic Con 2012
Spam-O-Rama May 2012
Bumbershoot 2012
Hawaii Improvaganza of Improv Theatre 2012
Comedy for Hurricane Sandy
Dammit Liz Holiday Special


Black Keys, Jack White, Steve Martin, Emmylou Harris, Blues Traveler, Barenaked Ladies, Richard Cheese, Huey Lewis and the News, Kaskade, Madonna, Jonathan Coulton, Paul and Storm, Doubleclicks, Molly Lewis, Marian Call, Lumineers, AWOLNATION, M83, Metric, The Killers


Pittsburgh, PA
Yardley, PA
New York City
San Diego, CA
Skagway, Juneau, and Ketchikan, AK
Fraser, BC, Canada
Honolulu, HI
Cambridge, MA
Leavenworth, WA
Dearborn, MI
Burbank/Orange County, CA
Orlando, FL

Shows I Saw:

Harvey (Broadway), Beauty and the Beast (Touring), Les Miserables (Touring), No Man’s Land, Double Indemnity, Avenue Q (Regional), Hello Dolly

Firsts & Milestones:

New States (Alaska, Hawaii, and Michigan)
New Outdoor Sports (Kayaking, Snorkeling)
Disneyland and Disney World in the same week
Created and taught an interaction design intro class to several hundred girls
Profiled by LinkedIn video team (click here)
First Disney Cruise Line trip
First helicopter ride
First time walking on a glacier
Bought a timeshare
Touched Chris Pine (when he offered to shake my hand)
5-year anniversary at Microsoft
Appeared in the Microsoft Company Meeting at KeyArena
New role at Microsoft (designer for Connected Car)
Became staff at Seattle Experimental Theatre
Got engaged!