We’d like to take a moment and recognize our newest employees to Green River. Please take a moment to learn more about them, in their own words.
Please tell everyone your new title and a little bit about your professional background.
My new title is manager of The Paper Tree Bookstore. I spent 10 years as a retail store manager at JC Penney.
What drew you to apply to Green River?
I wanted to work in an educational setting and make a positive impact on people.
On the car ride to work, what do you listen to?
Audible – currently Me Before You
What was the very first job you ever had?
Dishwasher at 13 ½ years old
What about your new position is most exciting for you?
Working with my store
What is one thing you’d love to accomplish in your first year at Green River?
Get to know faculty and staff in school to promote sales
What three accomplishments are you most proud of in your life?
- First in my family to attend college and graduate with 4 year
- Married 20 years to Curtis Vinson.
- Managed stores like my Grandfather did.
If your coworkers were to give you an office nickname, what would that be? Why?
Woody Woodpecker- sometimes I laugh a lot .
For Green River’s annual talent show (this doesn’t actually exist), what hidden talent would you showcase for everyone?
Dress and act silly / comedy
If G.R.E.E.N. were an acronym for something, what would each letter stand for? Green