Name: Izzy Nelson    Grade: Freshman

What motivates you to work hard?

What motivates me to work hard is having positive energy around me, also supportive teammates, and a goal to work and strive for.

What keeps you from  working hard?

What keeps me from working hard is when other people are not putting in 100% and have negative energy or when I’m not feeling well.

Are  you shy or outgoing?

When you first meet me I am kind of shy but not really but when you get to know me better I’m more outgoing.

After a full day with people are you ready to snuggle up at home or head out with friends?

After a full day with people I can do both. I like to head out with friends sometimes and be adventures but sometimes on like rainy days I like to snuggle upat home and watch Netflix.

If comfortable, are you loud and crazy or calm and quiet?

If comfortable I would say I’m more loud and crazy but not to the point where others are annoyed by it or it’s too over the top.

Are you a listener or a talker?

I’m more of a listener. I like to comfort people and listen to what others have to say and their problems but at times I can also be a talker if it’s appropriate.

Are you "go with the flow" or more of a control freak?

I’m more of a control freak. I like things to be done right and if they aren’t I tend to get frustrated but with certain things that aren’t very important I’m more go with the flow.

Do you like to take charge or are you comfortable letting somebody else call the shots?

I’m comfortable letting somebody else call the shots but if needed Or things aren’t going well I can Or will take charge.

Do you like to blend in or stand out?

In many things I like to blend in, but in dance or things like that I like to stand out in a positive way.

Are you neat or messy?  Organized or disorganized?

I am very neat and organized I like to know where everything goes and for everything to have a spot. But with my room it can get pretty messy and disorganized but organized and neat at the same time.

Are you a perfectionist or ok with "good enough"?

I am a perfectionist. I like things to be done right and too the best ability they can be. But I am okay with good enough if it can not physically be any better or there are physical limitations.

What drives you crazy when working with other people?

What drives me crazy when working with other people is if they have negative energy or start arguments over little things. I also don’t like when people around me are not putting in all there effort that they can.

Is it easy or hard for you accept a compliment?  How about a criticism/critique?

It is easy to accept a compliment even if I think it is not true, but I prefer criticism because I have something to work off of and better myself.

Are you easily distracted or can  you generally maintain your focus?

I can generally maintain focus but at times I get easily distracted.

Do you wait to be included or do you jump right in?

In most things I wait to be included but if I feel comfortable or that it’s my place I will jump right in.

Do you get along with  your parents and siblings?

I have an older and younger brother so it sometimes is hard to get along with them but I do at times and I mostly always get along with my parents.

Is your glass half full or half empty?

My glass is almost all the time half full.

What's your favorite holiday and favorite holiday tradition?

My favorite holiday is Christmas and my favorite holiday tradition is looking for the “pickle” in the Christmas tree and whoever finds it gets a prize.

Do you find it hard or easy to keep a secret?

I find it easy to keep a secret. If someone told you something they told you for a reason and it’s not your place to tell anyone else.

If you had a warning label what would yours say?

If I had a warning label it would say “I am extremely honest and if you ask I will tell you the truth even if you don’t want to hear it.”

Do stressful times make you dig deeper or shut down?

Stressful times always make me dig deeper.

Do you find performing (or being in front of an audience) exhilarating or anxiety producing?

I find performing very exhilarating. But the night before a show or the first time performing like opening night I get anxious.

Is it easy for you to talk about your feelings  and concerns?

I do not like to talk about my feelings, but it is easy to address concerns if they could hurt someone else.

Are you a "best friend" or "group of friends" type person?

I am more of a best friend type of person. I like hanging out with one person or a few people, but I also love to hang out in big groups of people and meet new people but not all the time.

Do you prefer being scheduled & structured or spontaneous?

When it comes to things like dance or school I like to be scheduled and Structured but when it comes to being adventurous and having fun I am very spontaneous.