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12 Derwood Circle
Rockville, MD

As the only women’s, flat-track roller derby league in Montgomery County, MD, Free State Roller Derby (FSRD) is hometown and homegrown. Founded in November 2009, FSRD is 100 percent volunteer-run by a growing group of devoted skaters and Fresh Meat, and is backed by a dedicated crew of referees and non-skating officials (NSOs).

FSRD is a 501(c)(3) organization.

RN Hatchet

Derby name origin: I'm a Nurse and a versatile tool on the track utilizing all of my skills in all positions.

When did you join roller derby? 2015


What brought you to Free State? A friend that I used to roller skate with at the rink since elementary school.

How did you find Free State? My Friend Tina (Shark Bite).

Which leagues/teams are you affiliated with? (e.g. Suzies, Villains, Team Maryland, DCRG, CCRG, etc)


Are you a member of any committees or have off-skates roles?

Skater Development

Do you have a skating/athletic background?

Yes- I've roller skated since I was 4yrs old and played many sports from baseball, softball, cheerleading, Judo, volleyball, and soccer. I played soccer through college and overseas on an international travel league in the Coca-Cola Harlem Cup.

Likes/dislikes: I like honest genuine people, animals and rescuing dogs (I have 6), science, and my league. I dislike negative people, people that litter, animal abusers, and disorganization.

What is your Non-Derby-Related job? I am a Scientist at The National Institutes of Health and a Registered Nurse.

Pre-Bout ritual: Hydration, rest, and splits on skates for stretching.

Signature move: Getting lower than most, hitting hard, and spinning around an opponent.

Roller Derby hero: Scald Eagle

Motivational Quote: Work hard, play harder!