Weight: 153 lbs.
Birthplace: Fullerton, Calif.
Education: Bachelor's from Yale College, MD from Yale School of Medicine
Occupation: Physician, specializing in otolaryngology
Club: DC Fencers Club
Coaches: Janusz Smolenski and Robert Suchorski
Family: Nieces Kara and Hannah Asher, nephew and epee fencer Jacob Asher
Hobbies: Fencing, skiing, gardening, cooking, travel and embroidery
How She Started Fencing: As a walk-on, junior varsity foil fencer at Yale, under the legendary Henry Harutunian
Number of Years Fencing: 20
Who Has Inspired Her Fencing Career: Her late friend Ben Naitove, who introduced her to fencing; her first coach Henry Harutunian, who took her as a sophomore walk-on with more enthusiasm than talent; and her training partners - in particular Kat Holmes, Amanda Sirico and Rebecca Chimahusky
Biggest Obstacle She's Had to Overcome: Coming back to fencing after being treated for cancer
Something People Would Be Surprised to Know: She can order dim sum in Cantonese
Current U.S. Ranking: No. 3 (Veteran 50-59 Epee)
Veteran World Championship Teams: 2020, 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2012 (Bronze), 2011