Q: Where did you come from/how did you get here?

A: I was able to do work on client projects through a university practicum housed here at HLK, so continuing with an internship seemed like a natural fit.

Q: Why did you choose HLK?

A: After visiting other agencies and given my positive experience here, I was very interested in continuing to sharpen my skills in an environment like HLK.

Q: Where do/did you go to school? What is/was your major?

A: I'm nine credit hours shy of graduating from Webster university with a Bachelor's in Advertising, emphasis in copywriting.

Q: What is your favorite thing about STL?

A: My favorite thing about St. Louis is how close all the diverse parts of town and the county is to one another. In my case, I live on a quiet farm and I'm only 35 minutes away from working in the heart of downtown STL - I love that.

Q:  When you’re not being a Scallywag, what can you be found doing?

A: If I'm not writing, I'm doing things that fuel my imagination and drive. Scouring bookstores and record stores, seeing movies, going on hikes etc. I love spending time with my friends and family and trying new things. Exercise and meditation help me stay sharp.

Q: If you could live in another country for two years, where would you be?

A: That would be the United Kingdom. It was always my dream vacation. I finally had the privilege of visiting London last summer, and I've wanted to go back ever since.

Q: When binge watching Netflix, what is your go-to show?

A: Jem and The Holograms, without fail.

Q: What crazy activity do you hope to do one day?

A: Get married, have kids, write novels, play a super villain, manage the next Spice Girls. Casting my net wide, here.

Q: If you HAD to change your name, what would you change it to?

A: If I HAD to, I feel like "Richard Prindiville" has a nice ring to it.

Q: One piece of advice you would give your younger self?

A: Don't take everything quite so seriously, as you do now. You always have options.