• He can survive on sashimi and bread.I am proudly not gluten free.


• He danced East Coast Swing for 8 years as a kid - never knowing that any other kind of swing dancing existed.


• Thanks to Abi Leggette for telling Doug to suede his shoes after dancing with him at the Derby in 2000. His knees are much better now because of it.


• He has an older sister and an awesome brother-in-law and a nephew who live on the East Coast.


• Go Ducks!


• Doug dotes on his English Toy Cocker Spaniel, Lizzy. Lizzy is the cutest dog in the world. This is a fact.


• reading from his Kindle Paper White


• gym rat, running (pronounced "yogging," I believe) & TRX & TacFit


• dancing (partnered, club, solo, country, line, etc.)


• creating new partnering dance techniques


• Snowboarding


• hiking the Columbia Gorge and Mt. Hood trails


• speaking new and improved languages (i.e. Bob and Spanglitaliano)


• getting massages


• playing with toys: Fire & Glow spinning (staff and poi)


• Contact Juggling


• updating Photoshop, LightRoom, and Final Cut Pro/Premiere knowledge


• I'm a farmer! Doug owns 29 acres ... 9 of which have our huge garden and fields on it!


Favorite Books


• Brains: A Zombie Memoir (Robin Becker)


• Michael Crichton books


• The Stand (Stephen King)


• Gone Girl (Gillian Flynn)


• Where'd You Go Bernadette (Maria Semple)


• Divergent, Insurgent, and Allegiant (Veronica Roth)


• Bossy Pants (Tina Fey)


• The Hunger Games trilogy (Suzanne Collins)


• The Ender's Game & Ender's Shadow series (Orson Scott Card)


• Jack Reacher series (Lee Child)


• Dan Brown books


• Dr. Sleep (Stephen King)


• The Poisonwood Bible (Barbara Kingsolver)



 Favorite TV Shows


• Game of Thrones


• WestWorld


• Modern Family


• The Office


• Seinfeld

Favorite Movies


Megamind, Jurassic World, Fight Club, Tangled, Zoolander, Anchorman, When Harry Met Sally, Fearless, Ip Man, Ong Bak, SuperBad, The Goonies, Back to the Future, The Karate Kid, Lord of the Rings



Worst Movies of All Time


Catwoman, Pompeii




Worst Movie Adaptations of Awesome Books


• Ender's Game


• The Stand (mini-series)



Current Favorite WCS Dance Tracks


• Kiiara • Gold


• All songs by Marian Hill


• Starving • Hailee Steinfeld


• Castle • Halsey


• In My Mind • Maty Noyes


• This Is What You Came For • Calvin Harris


• Lost • Anouk


• Could • Elderbrook


• Vampire • Lazyboy Empire



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