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County of Madera

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October Staff Spotlights

Alisha -_Spotlight_2 How long have you worked for the County? Seven years
What do you like most about your job? My coworkers!
Why did you decide to work for the County? Stability.
What is your most memorable accomplishment during your County career? Making the transition from case worker to MFTI.
When I'm not at work you can find me...Hanging out with my husband and daughter, cooking, shopping, and hanging with family.
What was your first job? I worked at Hungry Bear Cookies when I was in high school.
What is your favorite food? I love sea food.
What is your favorite kind of music? I like all kinds.
What is your favorite sports team? I don't have one but I root for my husband's MSU Spartans.
If you were to travel anywhere in the world for a dream vacation, where would it be? No idea. There are lots of places that I would love to visit!
Where do you see yourself in five years? More self assured and confident in myself as a professional.



Amanda Watrous How long have you worked for the County? I started working at the Department of Social Services in 2005, then moved to Information Technology in 2013.
What do you like most about your job? Meeting new people and helping staff resolve their computer problems.
Why did you decide to work for the County? I wanted a stable job where I could learn new things and grow as a professional.
What is your most memorable accomplishment during your County career? I was fortunate enough to participate in the implementation of the imaging system at Social Services. I was then able to train staff on imaging and I enjoyed that very much.
When I'm not at work you can find me...At school.
What was your first job? Kiddie Kountry Club Day Care and Preschool.
What is your favorite food? Caribbean.
What is your favorite kind of music? I like a little bit of every genre.
What is your favorite sports team? San Francisco Giants.
If you were to travel anywhere in the world for a dream vacation, where would it be? Spain.
Where do you see yourself in five years? Being an entrepreneur and travelling all over the world.



Brandy Curran How long have you worked for the County? 23 years
What do you like most about your job? Helping my families
Why did you decide to work for the County? Wanted to work in the community I live in.
What is your most memorable accomplishment during your County career? Hearing from my former families that are continuing to thrive
When I'm not at work you can find me...With my family
What was your first job? Fast food
What is your favorite food? Mexican 
What is your favorite kind of music? Country
What is your favorite sports team? San Francisco 49ers
If you were to travel anywhere in the world for a dream vacation, where would it be? Greece
Where do you see yourself in five years? Continuing to help families in our community



J. SPOTLIGHT_20141009_140906 How long have you worked for the County? 7 1/2 years
What do you like most about your job? Serving the community and working with great people.
Why did you decide to work for the County? I saw an awesome opportunity for learning, growth and advancement.
What is your most memorable accomplishment during your County career? Becoming a valued employee and being entrusted with a wide variety of responsibilities.
When I'm not at work you can find me...Engrossed in some art project, cooking, sewing, and doing community work with my congregation.
What was your first job?  I was a waitress in a Chinese restaurant in Los Angeles.
What is your favorite food? Always chocolate!
What is your favorite kind of music? My husband and I DJ'd for a few years, so I love variety - especially good dance music in-the-mix!
What is your favorite sports team? I'm more into art than sports, but I enjoy watching a good game with great friends.
If you were to travel anywhere in the world for a dream vacation, where would it be? To Uruguay, South America with my husband to see where he grew up and meet his family.
Where do you see yourself in five years? Happily retired, close to my parents and family in Arizona.



Jon King How long have you worked for the County? 28 years
What do you like most about your job? The variety of duties and social contact with patrons.
Why did you decide to work for the County? I was on disability and looking for things to do, so I began volunteering at the Madera Library.
What is your most memorable accomplishment during your County career? Going from volunteer to full-time county employee
When I'm not at work you can find me...Enjoying doing house work and yard work
What was your first job? Cleaning my dad’s office floors
What is your favorite food? Chocolate
What is your favorite kind of music? Alan Parsons Project
What is your favorite sports team? Seahawks
If you were to travel anywhere in the world for a dream vacation, where would it be? Germany and Eastern Europe
Where do you see yourself in five years? Retired, but perhaps working part-time



Steph spotlight_164x200 How long have you worked for the County? 12 years
What do you like most about your job? I enjoy working with the public.
Why did you decide to work for the County? It is a great opportunity to be a public servant.
What is your most memorable accomplishment during your County career? I developed and implemented the collection process for our department.
When I'm not at work you can find me...with my grandchildren.
What was your first job?  bookkeeper
What is your favorite food? Mexican
What is your favorite kind of music? country and oldies
What is your favorite sports team? San Francisco 49ers & Giants
If you were to travel anywhere in the world for a dream vacation, where would it be? any coastal location
Where do you see yourself in five years? God willing, still employed!



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Madera, CA 93637
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