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TRAINING: A typical day of training consists of waking up and going for a run before work, then going to the gym for my MMA and jiu-jitsu classes one day and Muay Thai and jiu-jitsu the next day, followed by sparring or strength and conditioning.
When and why did you start training for fighting? Five years ago I started training to be a better role model for my family and to better myself.
What ranks and titles have you held? I hold two titles in Gladiator Challenge at 135 and 145. I also have a black belt in Taekwondo and a blue belt in Jiu-Jitsu
Do you have any heroes? My Mom
What does it mean for you to fight in the UFC? It means everything to me
Did you go to college and if so what degree did you earn? Yes, in waste water treatment
What was your job before you started fighting? Working at a recycling plant
Favorite grappling technique: Triangle
Favorite Striking technique: Head kick