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Perry Anderson

Where did you grow up?
Minneapolis, MN

Where do you call home now?
Seattle, WA

Year started at Global Works?
2018

What’s your favorite part about leading trips?
I love seeing a group come together! Nothing is more fun than watching people become friends!

What’s something you can’t live without while you are traveling?
Floss! I’ve gotta stay cavity free!

Tell us about a favorite memory from a trip you have taken
Learning to herd sheep in New Zealand… in the role of sheepdog not shepherd.

Where is your favorite place you have traveled to?
Bolivia, it was my first long, solo adventure, so I will always be grateful for it!

Fun fact, special talent, or favorite memory
I once led a blind sheep to safety with my impeccable sheep imitation.

What do you like to do in your free time?
I love playing soccer, trying out new recipes, exploring new neighborhoods on foot!

What languages do you speak?
English and Spanish

If you had to give one piece of advice or words of encouragement to someone on their first travel experience, what would it be?
Don’t be afraid to try speaking a new language! Make a trillion mistakes and it will still be worth it!

Tell us why you are excited for this year’s trip!
I’ve heard about Global Works from my sister for so long, I am jazzed to be able to be a part of it now! I love science, I love bringing people together, and I love traveling: it’s the perfect combo!