Originally published April 29, 2008 at midnight, updated April 29, 2008 at midnight
Occupation: MetLife Financial Services representative.
Family: Husband, Wadell Pipkins. We have three daughters and six grandchildren.
Favorite Food: Spicy hot foods.
Favorite Color: Red.
Favorite Flower: Magnolia.
Favorite Book: The Bible.
Favorite Music: Christian music with country flavor.
Favorite Movies: "The Sound of Music," "Gone with the Wind," "Urban Cowboy" and "Showboat."
What I like best about working in Hixson: I like the diverse culture.
Hobbies: I enjoy interior decorating, reading, furniture staining, painting and floral design. I am an ambassador with the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Southeast Advisory Council to the Tennessee Women's Economic Council. I am a part of the first Global Leadership Diversity Class. I am an alumni of the Citizens Police Academy too.
Goals: My goals are to care for and assist clients the way I want my family and myself to be treated.
Greatest Accomplishment: Being the best Christian I can be.
What I would like to see changed in recreation locally: I would like to see more people support the summer programs at the various recreational centers around the city, to give our underprivileged youth something positive to do.
-Compiled by Katie Ward-