Eve’s Women in Leadership – Chris
Meet Chris – she is the Supervisor of Flowering Room 1! She oversees the staff that take care of over 59,000 sq. ft. of beautiful flowering plants!
Please describe your job title and your responsibilities at Eve&Co
I am supervisor of the flowering room. I am responsible for ensuring requirements everyday requirements get accomplished. Examples of everyday tasks in the flowering room include pruning, putting netting on plants, transferring plants, and maintain the plants as well as the greenhouse.
What is your favorite part about your job and why?
The feeling of accomplishment! At the end of the day when the greenhouse looks great and the plants are looking good, I feel a deep satisfaction and sense of accomplishment.
What is a quirky fact about yourself?
I constantly hum to myself!
What was your first job?
When I was 12 years old, I collected and washed eggs for my neighbors.
Have you ever met a celebrity?
When I was a child, I was a huge WWF wrestling fan. I went to plenty of wrestling events and met a few WWF wrestlers. I was Brett the Hitman Hart’s biggest fan.
What are you reading right now?
Although I have no time to read for leisure myself, I am reading Lego Ninjago with my son and Clifford with my daughter.
If you could pick up a new skill in an instant, what would it be?
To hit a baseball over the fence at the ball diamond I play at!
Who is someone you really admire?
My mom! She is the strongest and most giving person I know.
What is meant to be will be.
What is your phobia?
Snakes, bats, and mice.