When did you start building with K'NEX?
I started building with K'NEX when I was four years old.
How did you come up with the idea for your winning model?
I really like to play putt-putt and I thought it would be something that had never been made before.
What has been your most challenging K'NEX creation?
Do you have a favorite past K'NEXpert? If so, who?
It's hard to pick a favorite. There are so many kids making cool things.
How many siblings do you have? What are their age(s) and gender(s)?
I have one awesome brother. He is nine years old.
Do they build with K'NEX too? Do you build models together?
Yes, he loves K'NEX, too. We build kits and make new creations all of the time. It's fun doing it together. My brother always has great ideas.
What are your favorite hobbies (besides building with K'NEX)?
I love doing art projects. I like swimming and I love video games.
What is your favorite subject in school?
I love art class. Our teacher is the best.
What do you want to be when you grow up?
I would love to be a video game designer.
What is the coolest part about being a 2014 K'NEXpert?
The coolest part is getting to use some of the prize money to buy a puppy! I'm also super-excited about the factory tour. All of the prizes are awesome! (Thank you!)
What advice do you have for other kids who want to be a K'NEXpert?
Always think hard and believe in yourself