| Instrument: Trombone
Initiation Class: Beta Kappa, Fall 2005
High School, Hometown: Valparaiso High School, Valparaiso, Indiana
Big Sister: Tim Slattery
Big Brother: Drew
Little Sister: Cassie McDonald,
Little Brother: Jill
Birthday: December 5, 1985
Hobbies: Ultimate Frisbee, DDR, Reading, Scrapbooking
Favorite Quote: "Be my friend?" -- Katie Fodness
Favorite Color: Green
Fun Fact: Katie once drove to Cold Stone Creamery with Marcy in
the trunk of her car.
Why did you join Tau Beta Sigma?
"I joined Tau Beta Sigma because I wanted to get to know other
people who love band as much as I do. Yay band fever!"
What is your favorite part of being a sister in Epsilon?
"The sisterhood! We are one big happy family and I love every
one of my sisters!"
What are your favorite Tau Beta Sigma activities?
"I love the District Convention! I also like the photo scavenger
hunt and our retreats
Which of the "Five
Qualities" is most important to you?
"'Recognition and development of your intellectual potential.'
Being well-rounded is a quality that I strive for in myself, so I feel
that learning as much as I can ABOUT as much as I can is very worthwhile.
This includes getting to know lots of different people and exposing yourself
in different situations. You never know what you'll learn."
Which of the "Eight
Essential Factors" is most important to you?
"'A cheerfulness at all times and under all circumstances, even
in the face of great trial.' A positive attitude can always change a bad
situation into a much better one."
The best thing about band is ...
"the sense of community/family."