L to R: Captain (golden Lab), Darrel, Kyra, Lance, Shannon, Bruce (Chow-mix), and Max
A little bit about us:
Darrel: born on April Fool’s Day; drives an orange 1980 Dodge truck that his State Championship volleyball teams have painted with their names; became an Eagle Scout and Lifeguard at age 13 in Page, AZ; served an LDS mission to Quito, Ecuador; earned a Bachelors in Education at BYU and a Master’s in Educational Leadership at NAU; Jr. High Teacher of math and social studies; Volleyball Coach; Basketball Coach; Auditorium Coordinator; Kyra’s hero; and music aficionado.
Kyra: works from home as a Dispatch Scheduler for a blinds installation company; lover of all things creative and inspirational; colon cancer survivor; accomplished pianist; loves yard work and gardening; exercise; crafts; blogging; reading; taking the dogs on walks; and spending time with God.
Lance: freeLANCEr; blogger; illustrator; shy *INFJ; **HSP; suffers from social anxiety; hopeless romantic; collector of vinyl records and FunkoPOP characters; likes Star Wars, DC Comics, Christian Metal music, and video games.
Shannon: amazing singer/songwriter; shined on-stage as Sharpay in our school’s High School Musical production; works as an Accounting Clerk; owns the cutest white-blond Chow-mix dog, named Bruce; and is in love with her high school sweetheart.
Max: family peacemaker; good friend; runs track in high school; recently built his own gaming-PC; diagnosed and repaired a 36-in. flat-screen TV headed for the dump (and now uses it as his computer screen – COOL); video game streaming entrepreneur; and professional Dungeons and Dragons role-player.
*INFJ = “The Advocate” defined from www.16personalities.com
**HSP = Highly Sensitive Person, see http://hsperson.com/ , a personality trait described as having hypersensitivity to external stimuli, a greater depth of cognitive processing, and high emotional reactivity.