Getting to Know Coleen Smith

  1. Who inspires you: My friend Rochelle. She got addicted to meth, lost her kids, successfully went through drug court and is currently healthy, has a great job, and a positive outlook.
  2. Best gift ever given? My husband took me to the Kentucky Derby for my 60th birthday.
  3. Your motto: You are free to make your choices, but you are not free from the consequences of those choices.
  4. Favorite sport: Bobcat Football
  5. Favorite day of the year – Christmas Eve – I love the anticipation
  6. I can’t start my day until… I have a cup of coffee with my hubby on the patio (in the summer!)
  7. Something interesting about you – I’ve traveled to 48 states.
  8. Pet Peeve – Spelling and grammatical errors or presenters reading from PowerPoint slides
  9. I’ve never seen… The movie Avatar
  10. Nickname – Cocoa
  11. I really want to learn more about – French baking.
  12. Something from your bucket list – Stay in one of the bungalows over the water in Bora Bora
  13. Guilty pleasure – sitting under a hairdryer with a good book (I love white noise!)
  14. I wish I could… work part time
  15. What are you really good at – organizing things
  16. What did you used to be able to do? sleep
  17. Dream job – marketing exec for a major airline
  18. Something you’re most proud of – taking Youth Connections from one part time person to a staff of 10.
  19. Spare time activity – working in the yard
  20. What do you wish you were better at – playing the violin
  21. Who have you learned the most from? My Dad.
  22. Something no one would believe about you – I was kissed by a whale at Sea World
  23. If you could change one thing in the world, what would it be – Decisions were made by facts and science instead of financial gain
  24. What are you learning right now? How to play the violin…but I have been for 5 years! (see question #20)
  25. What could you not live without – my family.. and dogs.

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