People@Work — Marci Townsend
NAME: Marci Townsend
FAMILY: Husband – Ryan Townsend, Daughter – Lauren Powers, Son — Laine Townsend
POSITION: Site Coordinator – Communities In Schools of Lee County
What are five most frequently-played songs on your iPod playlist? Turn the Page – Bob Seger, Just Give Me A Reason – Pink, Sweet Child O’ Mine – Guns -n-Roses, Is This Love – Bob Marley, Layla – Eric Clapton.
What is your favorite movie? Any of the Die Hard movies.
What is your favorite book? The Bible.
Is there a hobby you can't live without? Being at the ball field with my kids.
Where would someone be most likely to find you on a Saturday night? Out to eat with friends.
What was your dream job when you were a child? Marine biologist.
What are some of your favorite things? Sports, or anything outdoors.
What would be your last meal? Big juicy steak, with a loaded baked potato, and coconut cake.
What is something interesting most people don't know about you? I am addicted to Chap-Stick.
Ideal vacation spot: Anywhere tropical.
Favorite professional sports team: Green Bay Packers.
If you were given $5,000 to donate to a non-profit organization, which would you pick? Communities In Schools.
What's the worst injury you've ever had? Broken foot/ankle.
Ever had a brush with celebrity? Got a kiss on the cheek from Kenny Chesney at the old Goldston sports arena 19 years ago.
What's your favorite website? Pinterest.
Would you go bungee jumping or skydiving? Skydiving.
Do you have a tattoo? Yes.
Any fears or phobias? Scared of heights.
Ever been outside the United States? Yes.
Favorite kind of cookie? Oatmeal Drop Cookie.
Favorite season? Fall – football season!
What's the hardest thing you've ever had to tell someone? They have lost a loved one.
Which actor would portray you in a movie about your life? Megan Fox.
Biggest pet peeve? People not picking up after themselves.
What's your usual wake-up time in the morning? 6 a.m.
What talent do you wish you had? I wish I could play the piano.
Ever seen a ghost? No.
What superhero power would you most like to have? To be able to fly.
What was your favorite TV show when you were growing up? Saved by the Bell.
Favorite dessert? Coconut cake.
Who's your best friend and why? Jessica Key Manning — We have always been by each other’s side, and I know that I can call her at any time, and she will be there!
You are walking down the street on your way to work. There is a dog drowning in the canal on the side of the street. Your boss has told you if you are late one more time you get fired. What do you do? Save the dog.
If you could go back in time and change one historic event, what would it be? Tell Eve not to eat the fruit!
What's your favorite condiment? Pickles.
How do you define success? To me, success is setting a goal, striving to reach that goal, and realizing that you can never fail.
Hamburger or pizza? Pizza.
Describe your life philosophy in six words or less: Be who you are.