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Employee Spotlight: Sylvia Edwards

Post Date:07/29/2019 2:00 PM


The Employee Spotlight is a section to highlight employees from various departments within the City. Employees will be selected randomly unless nominations are made. Click here to nominate a friend. The employee highlight provides an opportunity to meet a co-worker who you may or may not interact with outside of your department. 

A special thank you to Michelle Tveito for suggesting Employee Highlights.


August 2019 Spotlight

Sylvia Edwards

Sylvia is the City of Corona's City Clerk. She has worked for the City for 15 years. 

What is your favorite way to pass time? Spending time at the beach with my husband and kids.

What is an interesting fact about you? I am one of eight. I have four sisters and three brothers.

Favorite quote? “I’ve always thought that a big laugh is a really loud noise from the soul saying, Ain’t that the truth” ~ Quincy Jones

What provides you inspiration? My kids and knowing that they are always watching me.

What was your favorite childhood book/movie/character? The Karate Kid (I’ve watched that movie over 1,000 times)

What is the worst movie you’ve ever seen? Star Wars (SORRY! I only watched them because my husband said I had to!)

What is the best movie you’ve ever seen? The Notebook

If you could travel/vacation anywhere in the world, where would you go? Ireland

Favorite musician/band or type of music? I enjoy all type of music, my playlist is all over the place.

Finish this sentence, “I wish I could….. be in Maryland having lunch with my Airman right now”

Who was your childhood actor/actress crush? Luke Perry (Dylan McKay will always be my 1st crush!)

If you were a wrestler, what would be your entrance theme song? Hollaback Girl by Gwen Stefani

Have you ever completed anything on your “bucket list”? Yes, going to New York was on my bucket list and I got to take my daughter for her 18th birthday.

What’s your favorite tradition or holiday? Tradition - On Thanksgiving we go around the table and each of us say one thing we are thankful for. My immediate family is Vazquez party of 32 so I enjoy listening to what everyone has to share. Holiday – Christmas!!! My Christmas décor comes out right after thanksgiving dinner.

What’s is one thing we don’t know about you? My hair is naturally curly (super curly)

Would you rather live without heat and AC or live without social media? Social Media