People@Work — Joshua Cody Threatt

Sep. 20, 2013 @ 09:17 PM

NAME: Joshua Cody Threatt

AGE" 29

FAMILY: Married to Lauren Johnson Threatt

POSITION: Executive director at Sanford Health and Rehabilitation

HOMETOWN: Monroe, N.C.

What are five most frequently-played songs on your iPod playlist? "Simple Man," Lynyrd Skynyrd; "Give It All We Got," George Strait; "Dirt Road, Night Train," Jason Aldean; "Sweet Child O' Mine," Guns N' Roses

What is your favorite movie? "The Blind Side"

What is your favorite book? "The Oz Principle"

Is there a hobby you can't live without? Off-roading

Is there an item or collectible you hold dear? Grandfather's antique pistol

Where would someone be most likely to find you on a Saturday night? On the couch

What was your dream job when you were a child? Professional football player

What are some of your favorite things? My family

What would be your last meal? Fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans and hot pound cake with vanilla ice cream

Who would be your ideal dinner guests?(Name three, living or dead) Abraham Lincoln, John Wayne, grandfather

What is something interesting most people don't know about you? I had perfect attendance from kindergarten to 12th grade.

Ideal vacation spot: Holden Beach

Favorite professional sports team: Green Bay Packers

If you were given $5,000 to donate to a nonprofit organization, which would you pick? St. Jude's Children Hospital

What's the worst injury you've ever had? Broken/ dislocated wrist

Ever had a brush with celebrity? Met Jase from Duck Dynasty in the Georgia airport

What would you like to know about the future? Nothing

What's your favorite website? Youtube

Would you go bungee jumping or skydiving? Skydiving

Do you have a tattoo? No

Any fears or phobias? No

Ever been outside the United States? Yes, Honduras (mission trip), Belize (honeymoon), Bahamas (vacation), Canada (vacation)

Favorite kind of cookie? Chocolate chip

Favorite season? Fall

What's the hardest thing you've ever had to tell someone? That they were terminated

Would you consider plastic surgery if someone else paid for it? No way

What's the most embarrassing experience you've ever had at work? Called the ex-CEO by the wrong name for an entire meeting

Which actor would portray you in a movie about your life? Kevin James

Biggest pet peeve? Be on time.

What's your usual wake-up time in the morning? 5:30 a.m.

What talent do you wish you had? Singing

Ever seen a ghost? No

What superhero power would you most like to have? Super strength

What was your favorite TV show when you were growing up? "Young Riders"

Favorite band or musical artist? George Strait

To keep the stars on the flag nice and even, which state should be traded for Puerto Rico? I would not trade.

What's your cell phone ringtone? The standard one — I am not technologically sound enough to make that change.

Favorite dessert? Chocolate delight — Grandma's recipe

Who's your best friend and why? My wife — I can tell her anything, and she is always there to support me.

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? Invention of cell phones

What's your favorite condiment? Duke's Mayonnaise

Do you have bumper stickers of any kind on your car? Yes, fishing logo, and Browning Buck symbol

If you could never hear the music of one musical artist ever again, which would it be? Don't know, that's why I purchase XM radio — I only listen to the genre I like.

If you could create one rule that all society had to live by, what would it be? Be trustworthy.

How do you define success? Looking back on life and being proud of the path you have taken to achieve where you are at.

Ever wondered why Kamikaze pilots wore helmets? They wanted to go out in style?

Hamburger or pizza? Homemade cheeseburger [with] lettuce, tomato, mayo, salt and pepper.

Describe your life philosophy in six words or less: Follow God's word.