Kharma Foucher #64

Where were you born?
Chicago, IL

What is your occupation?
Assistant professor in Kinesiology and Nutrition at UIC

How old were you when you first skated?
I was 5 years old.

What college did you attend?
Harvard University

Did you practice any other sports in high school or college?
Not really, I never played sports before roller derby.

What you would tell a young girl who wanted to play roller derby?
Go for it!

What is your favorite thing about roller derby?
Learning to play derby has been humbling and empowering at the same time. The opportunity to not be very good at something but get stronger and better each day has been super exciting.

Have you played roller derby on other teams?
This is my first year playing.

What is your favorite city in the world?
Chicago!

What is your favorite T.V. show?
Three's Company

And your favorite movie?
Dr. Strangelove

What you do for charity/volunteering?

I give to the Oak Park food pantry and Animal Care League.

Who would you most like to meet?
Mae Jemison

What's hot right now?
Strong women and... pegacorns

What's not right now?
Haters