OCCUPATION: Program and marketing coordinator for the Westerly Library & Wilcox Park.
BORN, RAISED & GREW UP IN: Born in Westerly, raised in Ashaway and grew up in both Ashaway and Westerly.
RIGHT NOW I’M IN THE MIDDLE OF: Booking programs and working on the 36th annual Garden Market Fair and the library’s upcoming July 21 fundraiser.
I ENJOY SPENDING MY TIME: With my family and friends, and playing ice hockey.
MY PROUDEST ACCOMPLISHMENT: Being an aunt.
I’D LIKE TO BE REMEMBERED FOR: Being someone who was inspiring and uplifting to others. Someone who always is optimistic upon facing the trials of life.
TOP ON MY BUCKET LIST: Playing hockey in an Olympic-sized rink.
ALWAYS IN MY POCKET: My phone.
WHAT I WANTED TO BE WHEN I GREW UP: A chef.
PERSON WHO HAS INFLUENCED ME THE MOST: My good friend Ron.
FAVORITE AUTHOR: J.K. Rowling.
BOOKS ON MY NIGHTSTAND: “Eleanor & Park,” by Rainbow Rowell.
I AM LISTENING TO: Spotify.
FAVORITE MOVIE: “Miracle,” about the 1980 U.S men’s Olympic hockey team.
LAST MOVIE WATCHED: “Grown-Ups.”
FAVORITE TV SHOW: “The Office.”
FAVORITE SONG: “Two Step,” by DMB.
FAVORITE COMFORT FOOD: My mom’s fried chicken with pan gravy!
SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES I USE MOSTLY: Instagram, Facebook to keep up with long-distance friends and family.
TRAIT I MOST ADMIRE: Hardworking.
PET PEEVE: Mouth breathing.
FAVORITE QUOTATION: “Great moments are born from great opportunities.”
MY FAVORITE THING ABOUT OUR LITTLE CORNER OF THE WORLD: Our community, we have so many resources when we work together.
CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT: My hockey gear.
LITTLE KNOWN FACT ABOUT ME: I love cooking/baking, I find it very enjoyable.
BEST ADVICE I EVER RECEIVED: Treat others how you want to be treated yourself.
ADVICE I BEST LIKE TO GIVE: Be kind :)
IF I RULED THE WORLD, I WOULD: Make sporting events a lot more affordable!
IF I WON THE LOTTERY, THE FIRST THING I WOULD DO IS: Buy a house.
I DRIVE A: Black 2006 Toyota Highlander.
I WISH I DROVE A: Jeep Grand Cherokee.
ALWAYS IN MY FRIDGE: Fruits, veggies, and chicken.
IF I COULD INVITE ONE SPECIAL PERSON TO JOIN ME FOR DINNER AND CONVERSATION, I WOULD INVITE: Audrey Hepburn.
Interview arranged and edited by Nancy Burns-Fusaro