Name: Amanda C.
Hometown: I was born in Knoxville, Ga., and now I live about 10 miles down the road from the house I grew up in!
Position at Spillers Ortho: Treatment Coordinator
Length of time at Spillers Ortho: 6 years
What did you want to be when you grew up? My “fun” dream job is to be a professional taste tester. But my lifelong dream is to open a homeless shelter; maybe one day!
What was your first job? Shampoo girl at a beauty shop
Favorite meal/food: EVERYTHING! I love food. I love anything sweet.
Favorite band/music: All music
Favorite TV series: Big Bang Theory, Walking Dead, Fixer Upper
What accomplishment are you proudest of? I’m proudest of being a mom. It is a true blessing.
What do you like to do in your spare time? You will find me at the ball field on the weekends watching my daughter.
Any cool or hidden talents? No! I cannot whistle. I try every day, but never make a noise.
What do you wish you were doing right now? I’d like to be sitting in my beach chair under an umbrella with my feet in the sand.
What is one place you want to travel right now? Australia
Do you have children or pets? My daughter, Alanie, is 15. We have a dog named Chewy, a cat named Spaz, chickens and honey bees.
Any pet peeves? Clutter makes me crazy; so does bad customer service.
What are you most grateful for in your life? I am grateful for the opportunity to wake up every day and see my family.
Words of wisdom (or quote you like): “Life is short. Smile while you still have teeth.” –Mallory Hopkins
“To the world, you may only be one person, but to one person, you may be the world.”