I am an avid chess fan, and played in tournaments in high school and at Cal, eventually earning the Expert title (with a peak USCF rating ~2100). I’d like to go for the USCF master title (the next level up) someday, when I have more time.

While at Cal, I made an opening repertoire using Chessbase to prepare and train for tournaments:


I enjoy social tango dancing and salsa dancing in my spare time. I recently improvised a tango and waltz performance with an excellent follower.