2010-11: Named to Pac-10 All-Academic second team ... won gold at the NCAA Championships and Pac-10 Championships with the Cardinal II Eight ... recorded an undefeated weekend at the Lake Natoma Invitational ... CRCA National Scholar-Athlete.
2008-09: Member of the 2009 NCAA Division I National Champion rowing team ... finished fifth at the NCAA Championships and at the Pac-10s in the varsity four ... named to Pac-10 All-Academic Second Team.
2007-08:Walked on in Fall 2007 and competed in the Novice Eight in the spring.
High School: Graduate of Cypress Falls High School ... Was named AP Scholar With Honors and to National Honor Roll ... Graduated Summa Cum Laude.
Personal: Born in Houston, Texas ... Parents are Thinh Dao and Uyen Nguyen ... Has three siblings, Tim, Tina, and Tianna ... Undecided major ... Hobbies include visual arts...Majoring in Human Biology.
Getting to Know Tiffany Dao:
|Parents||Thinh Dao and Uyen Nguyen|
|Siblings||Tim, Tina, Tianna|
|Contemplated Profession||Public Health Policy|
|I was introduced to rowing by||Alex Syverson and Michelle Vezie|
|The reason I love rowing is:||the adrenaline you get during a race|
|The Stanford Rowing team will be fun to watch this year because||These girls always strive for more.|
|The thing I love most about rowing is:||a set and rhythmic boat|
|My favorite food is||fresh raspberries and blueberries, toast and almond butter|
|Favorite TV Show||Grey's Anatomy|
|My favorite professional/Olympic athlete is||Ed Moses|
|I am most thankful in my life for||My family and friends|
|The reason I chose Stanford||the people|
|If I were not a collegiate rower I would be:||Drawing|
|Favorite Book||To Kill A Mockingbird|
|Favorite Sport Other Than Rowing||Swimming|
|If I had to cook all of my meals I would probably survive on||Macaroni and cheese|