February 16, 2012
EMERGE Member Spotlight: Ashley Hall
Name: Ashley Hall
Alias: I’m not that cool
Hometown: Mulberry, Florida
Profession: Manager of Media & Community Relations at Alliance for Independence, which is an Adult Day Training Center for adults with developmental disabilities.
Favorite place to eat in Lakeland: La Porta Rosa. I have only been there twice BUT the food was amazing. What place in Lakeland do I frequent most would be the better question. That would be Starbucks. I know that isn’t technically a place to eat, but hey, coffee is part of my food pyramid.
Best EMERGE memory: Eating cheese puffs with Cindy Green & April Mullins at the Steering Committee Retreat in 2009
Why did you join EMERGE: I joined EMERGE Lakeland so that I could meet young professionals in Lakeland. I spend a lot of time in Tampa and I wanted to get to know more people here that were my age.
What did you want to be when you grew up? A singer
If you were a hero what would you special power be? I would be able to teleport
What are your hobbies? Right now my second job, I mean hobby, is planning my wedding. Any other year you can find me watching food network, making some new-fangled cupcake recipe that I found online, spending time with my friends
Your passions: mentoring high school/college girls,
Most dangerous thing you’ve ever done? Skydiving
Where are you going on vacation in 2012? I’m not sure yet, but it my vacation this year will be my honeymoon. My fiancé is trying to surprise me………..I think.
Which came first the chicken or the egg? The chicken
If you were stranded on an island what 3 things would you bring?
Chapstick, a bathing suit and a friend with a lighter
What’s on your bucket list? Bungee Jump. Be a high school principal. Go back to Spain. Live a happy life.
If you were transformed into any animal what would it be? I would be a dog so that I would have no responsibility and someone would always take care of my needs.
Who’s your doppelganger? Julia Stiles
Posted by Emerge Lakeland at February 16, 2012 02:08 PM
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