In our “Employee Spotlight” series, we ask our employees about the role they play in our agency and a little bit about their family and personal life. We want to give you the ability to hear right from them about what gets them excited to come to work each day and how they personally help all of our clients succeed.
Let's meet our
HUD Certified Housing/Credit Counselor
How long have you worked for the agency? –
"10 years and counting!"
What are your primary job duties? –
"Housing Counseling and also Credit Counseling."
What was the most unusual and/or interesting job you've ever had? –
"When I was 15, I traveled during the summer with the carnival. I know, that sounds bizarre, but I had a friend in high school whose family owned several carnival rides and concession stands. One summer, I assisted my friend and her mother in the concession stand that sold popcorn, candy apples, and cotton candy. We set up at various churches and fairs (usually on a weekly basis) throughout the Pittsburgh area during the summer. I believe as a young adult it helped me develop a good work ethic."
Would you say you're messy or organized? –
"Leaning more towards organized, but I would like to improve my organizational skills."
What's your favorite food? –
What's your least favorite food? –
"I don’t think I have one. I love food!"
Do you have any hobbies? –
"Reading is my favorite past time, but in the warm weather, I love being outside walking or working in my yard. If the sun is shining I want to be outside!"
What is the one thing you couldn’t live without? –
"My family and friends."
What is your favorite book and/or movie? –
What is your favorite color? –
"I cannot narrow it down to one. It depends on the situation."
What is your favorite vacation spot? -
"I have been lucky enough to travel to England and Paris, but as far as a favorite vacation spot, that is yet to be determined. I am planning a trip to Annapolis in June, but long term I am dreaming of a trip to Tuscany."