Homes, Schools and Jobs, Oh My!

From birth to present, this timeline shows all the places I've lived, schools I've attended, and jobs I've had.


Arlington, Va.

08/18/1983 - 02/01/1988

I was born in Washington, DC, but lived in South Arlington until I as fiver years old.

Havana, Cuba

02/02/1988 - 05/15/1991

Arlington, Va.

05/16/1991 - 08/24/2001

We moved in 1992 from South Arlington to North Arlington.

Ann Arbor, MI

08/25/2001 - 08/12/2005

Lived in a different dorm/apartment each year of college.

Arlington, Va.

08/13/2005 - 03/01/2011

Alexandria, Va.

03/01/2011 - 03/04/2013

Edgewater, Md.



St. Thomas More

09/01/1987 - 02/01/1988

I started kindergarten at St. Thomas More, but then we moved to Cuba mid-year.

International School of Havana

02/02/1988 - 05/15/1991

I started in Pre-Primary when I first arrived in Havana (the school used the British grade system). I graduated to first grade, but then skipped second grade and went straight to third.

St. Thomas More

05/20/1991 - 06/12/1998

Although I skipped second grade in Cuba, I repeated third grade in the United States. So, I've been a third-grade twice, but never a second-grader!

Bishop Ireton High School

08/31/1998 - 06/08/2001

I was in my high school wind ensemble, and each spring break we traveled to Europe to perform. I had the chance to visit Germany, Luxembourg, France, Austria, and Switzerland.

University of Michigan

09/03/2001 - 05/13/2005

Catholic University of America

09/01/2008 - 05/15/2010

School of Library and Information Science


Rock Bottom Brewery

06/01/2001 - 08/17/2001

Worked as a hostess.

Potbelly Sandwich Shop

01/06/2003 - 05/01/2004

Ann Arbor District Library

05/01/2004 - 08/10/2005

Circulation Clerk

American Youth Philharmonic

01/02/2006 - 08/16/2006

Coordinator of Education and Outreach.

Arlington Sun Gazette Newspaper

08/21/2006 - 08/15/2008


DC Public Schools

08/16/2010 - 06/15/2012

Librarian for Seaton ES and Garrison ES

Capitol Hill Day School