JíTia Taylor Name:
JíTia Taylor (31)Tribe Designation
: Brains TribeCurrent Residence:
Nuclear EngineerPersonal Claim to Fame:
Passing my dissertation defense, because I was the expert on the subject matter and held my own against my professors, and being the first black female to successfully defend and receive a PhD from the department.Inspiration in Life:
My mother who is 61 years old and still kicking, running marathons, traveling, and learning new things.Hobbies:
Watching movies, reading and playing strategic games.Pet Peeves:
Ignorant, close-minded people, being late/off schedule, and chunks in food/drinks (e.g. rocky road ice cream).3 Words to Describe You:
Intelligent, adaptable and competitive.If You Could Have 3 Things on The Island What Would They Be and Why?
My favorite ďI Love NerdsĒ T-shirt, mint-flavored Mentos, and a really thick intricate novel that I could read repeatedly and find new meanings to.SURVIVOR Contestant You Are Most Like:
Richard Hatch. He played the game authentically and originally since he had no precedence, and was true to who he was.Reason for Being on SURVIVOR:
Winning a million dollars and beating everyone else, while on the adventure of a lifetime.Why You Think Youíll ďSurviveĒ SURVIVOR:
Iím very analytical so Iím good at breaking down/solving a problem and Iím also really good at getting people motivated and helping them achieve a goal.Why You Think You Will Be the Sole SURVIVOR:
I have an irrepressible drive and tenacity.Do You Consider Yourself a Brain, a Beauty or a Brawn?
I'm definitely easy on the eyes but I'm a true Brain at heart. I would say I'm 1/4 Beauty, 3/4 Brain. My answer, in which I give myself a narcissistic compliment and then use fractions, pretty much confirms this. Who Do You Think Has the Best Chance in the Game of Survivor: Brains, Beauty or Brawn? Brains always win... "Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will." -Ghandi