Employee Name: Vanessa Garske
Number of years of service at Pahl’s: 1 ½ years
Briefly describe your job duties at Pahl’s:
I work at the customer service desk and help with questions, plants and anything in between.
What is the most rewarding part of your job?
Seeing a sincere smile on the customer’s face after I have helped them out 🙂
Tell us about your family.
I have a younger sister, mom, dad, a black lab, a miniature Australian shepherd and a cat.
What is your favorite time of day/day of the week/month of the year? Why?
Sunday afternoons when it’s just starting to warm up in the spring. It’s my favorite time of year.
What is your favorite indoor/outdoor activity?
I love indoor and beach volleyball.
What is the farthest you have been away from home?
Last year I went to Boise, ID for a family reunion. I loved going downtown and seeing their botanical garden.
What are three things on your “Bucket List” ?
1. Visit all 50 states
2. Go shark cage diving
3. Save a life
What do you miss most about being a kid?
Having no worries and being stress free.
If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?
I wouldn’t want to learn anything necessarily, but maybe master something.
What was the first thing you bought with your own money?
If you could choose anyone, who would you pick to be your mentor? Why?
Someone who has the motivation and drive to be successful and knows what to do to get to where they want to be.
If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would do?
Put half of my winnings in savings and then take my family on a vacation.
Which celebrity do you get mistaken for?
You mean what celebrity gets mistaken for me? 🙂
What is your all time favorite movie?
What song do you play the most often?
Bigger Than Me by Big Sean
What’s the hardest thing you’ve ever done?
Took four college final exams in one day.