Routt County Spotlight: Glenn Wojcik


Glenn Wojcik

Age: 47

Occupation: Custodian

Place of birth: South side of Chicago

Q. When did you move to Routt County and what brought you here?

A. 1994. While working in Yellowstone National Park, I found a book called "Jobs in Paradise." The Sheraton Steamboat Resort and Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp. were listed. I moved here on Oct. 22 and lived in my car for the first week.

Q. What's the biggest risk you've taken recently?

A. In March, I traveled to Paris with members of Colorado Mountain College. After a trip to the Eiffel Tower, I found myself walking into the middle of a student riot.

Q. Describe your morning routine.

A. Usually Pumpkin, my golden retriever, wakes me up. I have some hot chocolate and check

Q. Has a book ever changed your life? What was it and why?

A. "The Cost of Discipleship" by Dietrich Bonhoeffer. It challenged me spiritually in that it was a costly grace, not a cheap grace that Christ died for me.

Q. What's the best piece of advice you've ever been given?

A. Do unto others.

Q. What did you want to be when you grew up?

A. Older.

Q. If you could invite any four people to dinner, who would they be and what would you talk about?

A. Tom Clancy, Lance Eldridge, Bob Baker and my dad. We would eat lasagna and talk about whether we should trust the government.

Q. In the Meatloaf song, "I would do anything for love, but I won't do that," what is that?

A. Pay retail.

Q. When was the last time you cried?

A. Last week when my back went out.

Q. What brought you the most pleasure in the last year?

A. The last appraisal of my condominium.

Q. Do you have any phobias?

A. Fear of not living.


Book: History books

Song: Anything by Pink Floyd

Color: Silver and black

Food: Italian

Sport to watch: Chicago White Sox baseball, Dallas Cowboys football and DaBears

Vacation spot: High Sierras in California

Recreational activity: Hiking

Movie: "The Sound of Music"

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