Gregg-Cherry helps bring people to college

Name: Christina Gregg-Cherry
Job: Admissions Recruiter
Age (and birth date): 25, 09/03/1979
Hometown: Magdalena, NM

What do you think of Portales?
“I love Portales, the community makes me feel right at home.”

What’s your idea of a perfect day?
“Sunny, about 80 degrees and NO wind!”

What is your fondest memory of Portales?
“Sitting on the couch, eating ice cream with my best friend, and watching the lightning storms around here.”

What do you envision your life being like in 10 years?
“Still working in education and working to make a difference for the communities’ youth.”

What is your greatest hope?
“That all of our soldiers’ overseas return home safely. “

What is your favorite smell?
“Baking banana bread. It reminds me of my Grandmother.”

What would you like printed on your gravestone?
“Here lies a woman who made a difference in people’s lives.”

What is your favorite taste?
“Chocolate.”

What do you like best about your job?
“Having the chance to work with the students and parents in the community.”

Who would you want cast in the lead role in a movie about your life?
“Sandra Bullock. She’s just cool!”

Tell us something about you that nobody would imagine:
“I LOVE big band music!”

Tell us about your pets:
“I have two dogs, one large and one small- I wouldn’t know what to do without them, they are like my children.”

If you could do one thing and money were no object, what would you do to make the world a better place?
“Feed the Hungry.”

— Compiled by Kevin Wilson