Jessica - Celtics Dancers Bios 2013-14

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10 Things To Know About Jessica

Where are you originally from?
Providence, RI.

What would your friends say if your best quality?
My friends say my best quality is that I am tenacious, once I commit my mind to something its like I have tunnel vision until I get it.

What is your favorite childhood memory?
Going to Disney World with my family was one of my favorite childhood memories. I loved watching the different shows, going on the rides, and of course, the Mickey Mouse eared pancakes!

If you could play any Olympic sport what would it be?
I would definitely like to be a figure skater -- They have the most amazing and glamorous costumes!

What would the title of your biography be?
The title of my biography would be "The Passion for Life," to reflect that I am passionate about everything in my life from family, friends, dancing and teaching.

What is your favorite holiday?
My favorite holiday is Thanksgiving, I love spending time with my family and eating all the food!

Why did you choose to become a Boston Celtics Dancer?
I chose to audition for the Celtics Dance Team because I wanted be a professional dancer. I wanted to prove to myself and to my students back at home that all the long hours of hard work and training can pay off if you are courageous and dedicated enough. Dancing for the Celtics has literally been a dream come TRUE!

What is your favorite phone app?
Shazaam - I love finding new music!

What is the best part about being a Boston Celtics dancer?
The best part about being a Celtics Dancer is being able to do what I love out on the parquet in front of thousands of people every week!

What is your favorite Alex and Ani bangle?
My favorite Alex and Ani bangle is the anchor. One of my best friends is in the Navy, and the charm reminds me of him while he is deployed in Japan.