Big Brother Houseguest: Meet Big Brother 16 Houseguest Joey Van Pelt

Name: Joey Van Pelt
Age: 27
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
Occupation: Makeup Artist / Hairstylist
Marital Status: SingleMeet Big Brother 16 Houseguest Joey Van Pelt

Three adjectives that describe you: Adventurous, happy, sensitive and witty!
Favorite Activities: Hanging out with my friends and doing makeup for weddings and special events!
What do you think will be the most difficult part about living inside the Big Brother house: Not being able to poop because there are men in the house. I guess I won’t be pooping for 3 months.
Do you have a strategy for winning Big Brother?: Be the nicest person to ever win the show.
Which past Big Brother cast member did you like most: GinaMarie is my favorite because she always had a great attitude.
What are you afraid of: I’m not telling!
What is the accomplishment you are most proud of: Coming to the conclusion that I’m a good person to others.
Finish this sentence: My life’s motto is… Go big or go home!
What would you take into the house and why: My cellphone for obvious reasons, a guitar so I have something to tame my ADHD and a laptop.
What would you do if “Big Brother” made you famous: Everything!

Joey was her high school’s mascot (a tiger), homecoming queen and senior class president.  She has very liberal views, a strong stance on recycling and once even traveled the San Juan Islands helping terminally ill patients with end of life care.