Meet Myra

Hometown: Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island, WA

Education: Seattle Pacific University (BA, Communication Studies; minor in Theatre)

Favorite Seattle Restaurant: The Matador in Ballard (order the Texas-Size Nachos).

A trip I’d like to take: I’d like to visit the Netherlands, learn more about my Dutch roots, and eat stroopwafels and oliebollen. 

Family: My parents and my older sister, who is also an SPU alum!

Favorite Book: Netflix

Favorite Movie: The Lord of the Rings

Favorite thing about SPU: The SPU Theatre department! I spent more time in the McKinley theatre than my own residence hall, and found an amazing community and family there. Don’t forget to check out a performance while you're on campus.

Hobbies & Fun Facts: I love film, theatre, and the performing arts. I also enjoying tennis, ice skating, and playing video games, and someday I want to go cage diving with sharks!