Central Carolina People@Work — Diann Morris
NAME: Diann Morris
FAMILY: Wife, mother of three two-legged kids and two four-legged kids.
POSITION: Owner of Karma Boutique
HOMETOWN: Toms River, N.J.
Is there a hobby you can't live without? I wouldn't say a hobby, just being crafty in general. I always have to be doing something crafty.
Where would someone be most likely to find you on a Saturday night? Most likely on my couch
What was your dream job when you were a child? When I was a child, I wanted to be a jockey. Unfortunately, I kept growing.
What are some of your favorite things? Sunday road trips with a bit of geocaching along the way, cheese, flip flops, being crafty
What would be your last meal? Prime rib and a baked sweet potato.
What is something interesting most people don't know about you? I was in the Marine Corps for four years.
Ideal vacation spot: Bora Bora
If you were given $5,000 to donate to a nonprofit organization, which would you pick? Carolina Animal Rescue and Adoption. It's a wonderful organization, and I love their mission and all they do for the animals.
What's the worst injury you've ever had? I broke my wrist roller skating in middle school.
Ever had a brush with celebrity? Nope
What's your favorite website? Etsy.com. I get into a lot of trouble there.
Would you go bungee jumping or skydiving? Absolutely!
Do you have a tattoo? Several! And plans for more in the near future, I hope!
Any fears or phobias? Snakes and spiders
Ever been outside the United States? Nope
Did you have a childhood nickname? Ace
Favorite kind of cookie? Since it's that time of year, I love caramel delights!
Favorite season? Fall
Would you consider plastic surgery if someone else paid for it? No
Biggest pet peeve? Bad drivers
What's your usual wake-up time in the morning? 6:40 a.m.
What talent do you wish you had? I wish I could dance.
Ever seen a ghost? Not necessarily seen, but I believe they're out there.
What superhero power would you most like to have? I'd love to be able to fly!
What's your cell phone ringtone? It rings ... like a phone. I know, I know, boring.
Favorite dessert? Anything chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate!
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? Without a doubt, save the dog.
What's your favorite condiment? Ranch dressing
Do you have bumper stickers of any kind on your car? Nope
How do you define success? Being happy in whatever it is you choose to do
Hamburger or pizza? Burger!