Steamboat Springs Age: 44
Occupation: Association manager at Steamboat Association Management
Place of birth: Oak Park, Ill.
Q. When did you move to Routt County, and what brought you here?
A. I moved here in ’89. School brought me here.
Q. What’s the biggest risk you’ve taken recently?
A. Trying to organize the Hayden Farmers Market. It’s just another thing on my plate.
Q. Describe your morning routine.
A. Get up at 5, take out the dogs, shower, breakfast — coffee’s a must — take out the dogs, feed the horses and goats, take out the dogs and get ready for work.
Q. What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?
A. Just say no.
Q. What did you want to be when you grew up?
A. A veterinarian.
Q. Do you collect anything?
Q. In the Meatloaf song, “I’d do anything for love, but I won’t do that,” what is that?
Q. What was your first job?
A. Working at Kmart. I was in the clothing department.
Q. Who is your favorite superhero? Why?
A. Wonder Woman, of course. She’s one of the only female superheroes.
Q. Do you have a tattoo? If so, what of and why did you choose it?
A. I have a baby devil and a wolf dream catcher. I chose that one because I like wolves, and I like the concept of a dream catcher, that it catches the bad ones and lets the good ones through.
Q. Do you have any phobias?
A. Heights, and I’m claustrophobic. And fire.
Q. What is your favorite thing to do in Routt County?
A. Work with the horses.
Song: “God Bless America”
Sport to watch: Anything my daughter’s doing
Recreational activity: Riding horses
Movie: “The Princess Bride”
Magazine: Food Network