Get to know Project Respect’s administrative assistant, Emily!
Q: When I was a kid, I wanted to grow up to be:
A: A wildlife biologist. I was fascinated by animals when I was young.
Q: How did you end up at Project Respect?
A: My good friend was the director at the time and she introduced me to the program. I believed in what they taught and thought it would be a perfect fit for me.
Q: What do you love most about working with Project Respect?
A: Making a difference in students’ lives.
Q: Favorite ice cream flavor?
A: Is ALL a possible answer?? HAHA!
Q: What food can you not go without?
A: Wild Cherry Pepsi
Q: What’s one of your best memories as a child?
A: Family vacations at Houghton Lake, MI. We went with my dad’s family and all of the cousins got to stay in our own cabins. Had a ton of laughs!
Q: If I could go anywhere in the world:
A: Anywhere warm! Winter is not my friend.
Q: People might be surprised to know:
A: My dad and I have the same birthday and I’m actually very introverted.
Q: When I’m not in the classroom, scheduling, or emailing teachers, I’m most likely to be found:
A: Playing with my kids
Q: How do you relax?
A: Watching TV or laying in the hammock in the summer
Q: What was the last movie, TV show or book that made you emotional, cry or tear up?
A: American Sniper
Q: Given the choice of anyone in the world, whom would you want as a dinner guest?
A: My grandma who passed a few years ago.
Q: Would you like to be famous? In what way?
A: No. Too much pressure of everyone watching you, no matter the reason that you are famous.
Q: What would constitute a perfect day for you?
A: Relaxing on a beach or watching movies on rainy day.