Olympics: Won a gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the United States Women's Eight ... that same crew was named "2008 Crew of the Year" by FISA, the World Rowing Federation.
International Competition:Was part of gold medal-winning U.S. Eight at 2010 World Rowing Championships in New Zealand ... won a silver medal in the USA women's four at the World Championships in Poznan, Poland.
2010-11: Named Pac-10 Women's Rowing Athlete of the Year ... member of All-Pac-10 rowing team ... CRCA first-team All-American ... chosen to CRCA All-West Region first team ... won bronze at the NCAA Championships and silver at the Pac-10 Championships with the Cardinal I Eight ... recorded an undefeated weekend at the
2009-10: Member of varsity eight that finished second at PAC-10 Championships and fifth at the NCAA Championships.
2008-09: Member of the 2009 NCAA Division I National Champion Rowing Team ... finished first at the NCAA National Championships and the Pac-10s in the varsity eight ... a CRCA All-America First Team and All-Regional pick ... also named to the 2009 All Pac-10 Team ... member of the Stanford Sub-6:40 2k Erg Club.
2007-08: Redshirted the season to train for the Olympics.
2006-07: Competed in the 1st Varsity Eight that won a silver medal at the 2007 Pac-10 Championships and finished 10th at the NCAAs ... voted Most Valuable 2007 ... member of Stanford Sub-6:50 2k Club ... selected to 2007 College Rowing Coaches Association All-American Division I First Team and Division I All-Region First Team ... women's Rowing All-Pac-10 Team ... won a bronze medal in the U.S. Women's Eight at the 2007 Under-23 World Rowing Championships (Strathclyde, Scotland) ... selected as an alternate for the 2007 U.S. Senior National Rowing Team ... second in the Women's Eight at the USRowing National Championships.
High School: Helped Brooks School to 2003 and 2006 New England Basketball Championships ... 2004, 2005, and 2006 New England Basketball All-Star ... 2006 New England MVP ... 2004 and 2005 New England and National Champions in Women's Four ... 2003 and 2004 U.S. Junior Women's Development Camp Participant ... represented United States in the 2004 Can-Am-Mex Games ... member of the 2005 U.S. Junior Women's National Team ... No. 6 seat in the U.S. Junior Women's Eight which placed fourth at the Junior World Championships s in Brandenburg, Germany 2005 ... Recipient of the Most Personally Improved award in 2003 at Brooks School ... recipient of the Allen B. Ashburn Prize ( Awarded by the Headmaster for any reason he deems appropriate) 2006 ... honors at Brooks School 2003, 2004, 2006 ... high honors 2005 ... exchange student to Uganda ... school prefect at Brooks School 2006 ...graduated Cum Laude ... volunteer dog-walker at the Lincoln County Animal Shelter.
Personal: Born in Portland, Maine ... parents are William Logan and Jennifer Kierstead ... major is undecided ... hobbies include singing, sailing, island hopping, basking in the sun on the Cote d'Azure, shopping at American Apparel and thrift stores, getting free makeovers at MAC cosmetics.