This is Brooke’s second year as a member of the Eye Care Associates Storm Squad. She is from Wake Forest, N.C., and attended NC State University, where she received her bachelor’s degree in elementary education. Brooke was a member of the NC State Dance Team during her four years in college, and after graduating she became a cheerleader for the Carolina Panthers. As a Storm Squad member, Brooke loves the games and wonderful community events, and she has thoroughly enjoyed every minute spent with the outstanding fans!
Q&A with Brooke
What are the top three things on your bucket list?
1.Go sky diving!
2. Deep-sea fishing!
3. Backpacking around Europe!
What would your friends be surprised to know about you?
My friends would be surprised to know that I recently had my car stolen. They would also be surprised to know that I was on the step team when I was in high school!
If you could have been born in another country, what country would it be?
If I were born in another country I would definitely pick Espana! Great scenery with wonderful culture, and I would be fluent in Spanish!
What is your favorite app on your phone or iPod?
The Shazam app. I never get frustrated when I don’t know the name of a song or the artist that sings it because you can hold your phone up to the speaker using the app, and it automatically tells you the title and artist! Shazam!
What is the strangest thing in your refrigerator right now?
Aloe Vera. Nothing feels better on a bad sunburn then super cold aloe.
What is your favorite quote?
“When life kicks you, let it kick you forward” - Kay Yow
Would you rather be a princess or a rock star?
A rock star with a hot pink guitar!
What is the most memorable sporting event that you’ve attended?
The most memorable sporting events that I have been to over the years are all the games I have witnessed NC State University beat UNC! Go Wolfpack!
If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why?
I would want the power to fly so I could travel anywhere in the world and, more importantly, avoid five o'clock traffic!
Dogs or cats?
I have to go with dogs!
What is the first thing you would do if you won the lottery?
The first thing I would do is buy my friends Hurricanes season tickets!
Night owl or early bird?
I am definitely a morning person.
What is your guilty pleasure?
Definitely chocolate milk! I usually try to drink healthy liquids, but sometimes you have to have your chocolate in the mornings!
NC State, Duke or UNC?
NC State Wolfpack! We’re the Red and White from State and we know we are the BEST! Hands behind our backs, we can take on all the rest!
What is your favorite time of year and why?
Fall because you have great weather for outdoor activities, the leaves are changing, the view is beautiful and it's football season!
Who makes the best jokes on the Storm Squad?
I would say Mike. He is always cracking jokes or pulling pranks on people, and you have no choice but to laugh!
What is it that you love about North Carolina?
I love North Carolina because you are never too far away from the beach or mountains, and you get to enjoy all four seasons!
What is one thing you can’t live without?
I can’t live without music!
What was your favorite TV show when you were growing up?
"Fresh Prince of Bel Air" because Will Smith is hilarious!
What candy reminds you most of your youth?
Air Heads. Your tongue would change colors after eating one!
What TV show do you wish was still on the air?
"Legends of the Hidden Temple" on Nick!
What is the funniest movie that you have ever seen?
What song makes is the best song for a road trip?
"Call Me Maybe" by Carly Rae!