Jami Sanderson Graphic Designer, Appleyard Agency
What is your chief characteristic? Ability to be realistic
What do you appreciate most about your friends? Their longevity and ability to put up with my antics — I have been lucky to have most of my close friends for a long time.
Who is your favorite hero in fiction? Travis McGee
Who is your favorite heroine in fiction? Wow, no one comes to mind. I don’t read much fiction.
What is the best thing you have ever won? $400 from a slot machine in Jackpot, Nev. (on one roll of quarters)
What did your mother always tell you? “The grass is always greener…,” which has taught me to live contently with what I have
What is the worst idea you’ve ever had? Spending Hurricane Alicia (1983, Galveston, Texas) aboard the shrimp boat I worked on — I lived to tell about an amazing experience.
What is your favorite food? Pizza — my own version cooked on the grill
Which talent would you most like to have? The ability to transport to another location instantly (and back) — I hate traveling these days, but love new places.
What movie do you love to watch repeatedly? “Lawrence of Arabia”
What was your most embarrassing moment? Jumping out of a perfectly good airplane, tandem, and when the instructor pulled the ripcord, my bra broke. My husband told me he could hear me laughing before he could see me in the sky. When we hit the ground, my instructor and I rolled into a hilarious heap.
What historical figure do you despise the most? Neville Chamberlain: his inability or unwillingness to see Hitler for what he was at the time led to an unrestrained rise of the Third Reich.
What TV show is your guilty pleasure? “Deadliest Catch” — hands down the best show on television. R.I.P., Capt. Phil.
What is the last book you read? “No Shortcuts to the Top,” by Ed Viesturs What is your theme song? “She Said,” by Collective Soul