What is your ministry background?
Children and Family Pastor/Volunteer
What is your favorite part of being an Orange Specialist?
Validating Ministry Leaders when they question the status quo for the Next Gen, Parents and Community and encourage/equip them to lead on.
What are your 3 must read ministry books?
Just three? Come on! 7 Practices of Effective Ministry, Think Orange. Sticky Faith, It’s Just a Phase – So Don’t Miss it. (OMGosh, where was this book when my children were little??? I literally have tear, blood (maybe barf) and wine stains on each chapter), A New Kind Of Leader, Don’t Miss it.
What are your top 3 pet peeves?
Electronics at the dinner table. #bepresent
“Stuff” dropped just inside the front door #dontputitdownputitaway
When I witness someone treating their server or store personnel with rudeness. #bekind
If you could be anywhere other than here, right this minute, where would you be?
On a warm beach with my toes in the sand. Always
Flashback to when you were 10 years old. What do you want to be when you grow up?
A business woman in Los Angeles commuting from my home on the Pacific Ocean.
How do you want people to remember you?
Positive, encouraging, hospitable, generous and loving.
Name three words that you describe you.
See above. Yes, it’s 5 words…. but….
What do you want to make sure you do before you die?
Live on the ocean…even if it’s in a tiny house you see on a HGTV episode. God lives at the ocean. West Coast of course! West is best (sorry, not sorry to all you non Westies)
What’s a goal you have for yourself that you want to accomplish in the next year?
To spend more time near the water. Puget Sound, lakes and ocean.
What do you do with friends in your spare time?
Cook and entertain.
What would be your personal motto?
If you had $100 and the day to yourself, what would you do?