Employee Spotlight: Angela Nieto
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December 2018 Spotlight
Angela is the Sr. Management Services Assistant. She has worked for the City of Corona for 26 years.
Get to Know Angela
What is your favorite way to pass time? Logging on to Pinterest
What is an interesting fact about you? An interesting fact about me. When I was 18, I danced in the Peach Bowl Pre-game and Half-time in Atlanta, Georgia.
Favorite quote? My favorite quote is a scripture:
Jeremiah 29:11- For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. I always share that with my family and friends.
What provides you inspiration? My loving husband, six daughters, and grandbaby Marina give me inspiration every day.
What was your favorite childhood book/movie/character:My favorite childhood book was Helen Keller, she is an inspiration to me and the fact that back of the book had the Alphabet in braille.
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? I always wanted to be a Solid Gold Dancer when I grew up, true story.
What is the worst movie you’ve ever seen? Blair Witch Project
What is the best movie you’ve ever seen? The best movie I have ever seen is “Dirty Dancing.”
If you could travel/vacation anywhere in the world, where would you go? I would love to travel to Switzerland and England.They are on my bucket list.
Favorite musician/band or type of music?I really love ALL KINDS OF MUSIC, anything I can dance to.
Finish this sentence, “I wish I could…..” go back and do the things I was always afraid to do in the past.
Who was your childhood actor/actress crush? My favorite childhood actor crush is Rob Lowe and “I still love him and my husband”
If you were a wrestler, what would be your entrance theme song? Rupaul – Supermodel (you better work)
Have you ever been told you look like someone famous, who was it? Janet Jackson
If you could bring back any fashion trend what would it be? If I could bring back any fashion trend it would be the 80’s long big hair especially for the men.
Have you ever completed anything on your “bucket list”?I have hiked down “Bright Angel” Grand Canyon in one very long day and rode in a Nascar car at the raceway.
What’s your favorite tradition or holiday? My favorite Christmas holiday tradition is making tamales and spending it with family on Christmas eve and Christmas day.
What’s is one thing we don’t know about you? One thing you probably don’t know about me is I love watching “Bollywood Movies.”
What’s the weirdest food you’ve ever eaten? The weirdest food I have eaten is Duck.
You can have an unlimited supply of one thing for the rest of your life, what is it? Sushi? Scotch Tape? It would be Ribbon, I have so many colors, patterns, sizes etc. for a lifetime.
Would you rather live without heat and AC or live without social media? I would live without Heat.