Cheerleaders

Andrea

Spalon Montage Location and Stylist: Chanhassen - Kinley

Years as a MVC: 6

Hometown: Willmar, MN.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing- Saint Olaf College

Occupation: Currently I am working as a cardiac RN at Abbott Northwestern Hospital and loving it!

First Job: My very first job was as a babysitter for the families in the neighborhood I grew up in.

Dance background: I grew up in the dance studio and did everything including ballet, jazz, tap, pointe ballet, high school kick line and competitions through college.

Favorite type of music: I love listening to KTIS (98.5) on the radio.

Favorite phone app: My favorite phone app is Pinterest, but I also really love ScoreCenter!

Celebrity crush: My celebrity crush is Ryan Reynolds.

Junk Food weakness: I can never turn down ice cream!

I've always wanted to: I have always wanted to go skydiving.

One place I would love to travel to: I would love to travel all over Europe, but to spend Christmas in New York City is another dream of mine. It is my favorite holiday and I would love to go skating in Central Park around the huge tree!

Off the field, I spend my free time: When I'm not on the field, I love spending time with my family and friends. I enjoy grilling, going to the lake, playing with my dog...pretty much anything outside.  :)

Best beauty secret: My best beauty secret is to never leave the house without a smile. It's free and you never know whose day you can brighten.

Favorite thing to do in Mpls: I love anything with my handsome hubby, David. He is my best friend and always makes any activity more enjoyable...even rush hour traffic!

Favorite restaurant in Mpls: My favorite restaurant in Minneapolis is Chino Latino.

My hidden talent is: I am pretty good at cooking and baking when I have free time. I love making unhealthy recipes into better-for-you options.  :)

One thing I wish I was great at: I wish I was great at singing!

Dream job: My dream job is something that combines caring for cardiac patients and my passion for fitness.

Greatest achievement: My greatest achievement is advancing my career, marrying the love of my life and buying our first home, all while continuing my passion for dancing!

Best thing about being an MVC: The best thing about being an MVC is that everyone in the organization is so driven and motivated, it makes you want to push yourself to improve. We never stop growing and the atmosphere is so inspiring!