Dancer Profile: Tawnee
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About Tawnee:

  • Hometown: Albuquerque, NM
  • Nickname: Tawn,Tata or T 
  • Occupation: Student and Victim Witness Advocate
  • Tenure: 5-year Veteran and Captain


  • TV Show: That 70's Show and Chopped
  • Movie: The Nutty Professor & The Strangers 
  • Book: The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand 
  • App: Pinterest 
  • Food: Nachos 
  • Music: R&B/SouL
  • Place to visit: Anywhere with a beach! 
  • Celtics Player: Paul Pierce

Fun Facts:

What is the best thing about being a Celtics dancer?

The best thing about being a Celtics dancer is being able to represent the most prestigious team in the NBA while doing what you love and making memories of a lifetime with all of my teammates.

What is your favorite quote to live by?

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.”  Mahatma Gandhi

What 3 words best describe you?

Determined. Kind-hearted. Genuine.

What is one thing on your bucket list you'd like to accomplish?

Seeing the Aurora Borealis. Being able to see the beautiful dancing Northern Lights would be such a surreal experience.

If you were a superhero what would your super power be?

If I were a superhero my super power would be teleportation. One of the most valuable things in life is time, and to go back in time and relive moments would be a gift.

What is your greatest achievement?

Moving across the country to become part of the Boston family and representing the best team in the NBA has changed my life in more ways than I ever could’ve hoped for. Having the opportunity to lead such an amazing and talented group of women as the Captain is such an honor.

What are your game day rituals and routines?

I always take some time to reflect on my life, appreciate the present moment, and be grateful for everything to come while getting in a good stretch before we walk onto the parquet.

What is your biggest guilty pleasure?

Bread, bread, and more bread!

During your free time, what are your favorite hobbies?

Dancing of course! And I always tend to be trying out new recipes, reading, doing hot yoga, and exploring the beautiful city of Boston.

What is the best thing about Boston fans? 

You will NEVER experience anything bigger or better than Boston fans!

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