Routt County Spotlight: Cho Tun Schram (Tin Tun)


— Age: 28

Occupation: Finance and education

Place of birth: Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

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

A. In 2001, for the resort business.

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

A. Changing from my 13 years of career in resort management to financial planning and education (Administrative for the Steamboat Springs School District, RE-2 and online lecturing for Colorado Mountain College).

Q. Describe your morning routine.

A. Two cups of coffee and then "Good Morning."

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

A. "The Complete Book of Dreams & Dreaming" about interpreting your dreams by Pamela Ball. Because it makes me think that I "know" the future!

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

A. "If you believe, it's true."

Q. What three things would you want people to know about you?

A. I am not Korean and NO! I am not related to Mr. Cho. I like training people and talking about philosophy. I am always smiling.

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

A. A plastic surgeon. I could have invented a better procedure than BOTOX.

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

A. Daw Aung San Su Kyi (Burmese Democratic Leader and a Noble prize winner), Confucius, Chris of ColdPlay and my husband. This way, I could have a good conversation with Daw Aung San Su Kyi and Confucius; learn some music from Chris and, at the same time, my husband would not be jealous.

Q. Do you collect anything?

A. Quotes and baseball hats

Q. What was your first job?

A. A food & beverage trainee at the Syuen Hotel, Ipoh, Malaysia

Q. Who is your favorite superhero? Why?

A. Spiderman. He is so cool, handsome, strong and geeky.

Q. Do you have a tattoo? If so, what of and why did you choose it?

A. Yes, my own tribal design, representing a happy home and life.


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