Last Day Q&A: Erica Woodward

Erica Woodward is our newest staff member and serves as the Pre-K Project Manager for Bartholomew and Jackson Counties. Although she’s new to our team, she’s been working hard for quite a while in Southern Indiana as an advocate for On My Way Pre-K.   Learn more about Erica in this month’s post.

Come back on the last day of next month to find out more about our other staff.  Or,  click “Last Day Q&A” at right to read our previous posts.

What three traits define you?

Sympathetic, Listener, Humble

What is your personal philosophy?

Do whatever it takes to make yourself happy.

What’s one thing you couldn’t live without?

Pictures of my children when they were little

What is the greatest challenge you have had to overcome in your life thus far?

Living without my grandparents

What is the one thing you cannot resist?

Chips and queso

What is your greatest fear?

That my children will move far away from me when they are older

Where is your favorite place to be?

In my kitchen, surrounded by all of my family

What is your favorite thing to do?

Go out to eat

Where is the best place you’ve traveled and why?

Paris, because I knew that I would never have the opportunity again.

What’s the weirdest job you’ve ever had?

I made specialty sandwiches in a deli…and I had no idea what I was doing.

Which one would you want most – flying cars, robot housekeepers, or moon cities?

Robot Housekeepers, of course!

What would you do (for a career) if you weren’t doing this?

An anchorwoman for the news

What would you most like to tell yourself at age 13?

Never, ever settle!

What are your three words or phrases you overuse the most?

I’m sorry. I’m tired. Clean your room.

What is the best book you have ever read?

The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller

Tell us something that might surprise us about you.

I have a sister and a son that are two years apart in age. 😊

Ask Erica additional questions in the comments below!