Are you from the area originally? LB: Yes, I was born and raised in Mount Pleasant. I have two older brothers. So, I am the youngest and the only girl. I went to Wando High School, where I took advanced medical care classes, where we learned how to care for patients. I graduated in 2010, and now I attend Virginia College. I will graduate as a medical assistant in January 2014. What do you want to do with your degree? LB: I want to be successful. Someone who can work in the same environment and continually excel. I am a cheerful person, I like to interact and help people. I don’t like to see people sad. What better place to try to cheer people up than a hospital.
How long have you worked at Jack’s? LB: I have been there for six years
What do you enjoy about working at Jack’s? LB: The people, from the customers, many of whom we have relationships with, to the coworkers; it’s like one big family.
What do you enjoy about Jack’s customers? LB: For a lot of the regulars, we know their names and their favorite orders. We talk to them about more than just food, we get to to know them and put smiles on their faces.
What is your favorite meal at Jack’s and why? LB: I love the blue cheese cole slaw. So, I like all of our dogs that have the blue cheese cole slaw.
What are some things that you do for fun? LB: I like to make jewelry. Also, growing up here, I learned to make sweet grass baskets. So, I like arts and crafts, along with school and Jack’s that keeps me pretty busy.