Hello out there, around the world and in the universe! Welcome once again to another instalment of getting to know our staff at Evergreen. Today, I have Jon-Paul Walden telling us like it is! Take it away Jon-Paul!
What department do you work at in Evergreen?
I am the Executive Director of the Evergreen Cultural Centre. My responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of the operations of the Evergreen and assisting all staff volunteers in the their efforts to bring great programming and services to the community.
What sort of hobbies do you do in your spare time?
I am passionate about playing music, seeing shows, playing a variety of sports, travelling and spending time with friends and family.
Do you have any pets?
I do not have pets….but love animals and tend to talk to dogs on the street like they are people.
What do you enjoy the most working at Evergreen?
I really enjoy working with others at the Evergreen, developing ideas, creating new initiatives and seeing the building full of excited and passionate patrons.
What is your favourite movie?
Do you travel? If so, what has been your favourite place to travel to?
I have travelled all over the United States, Europe, Caribbean, Asia and Canada. I love the tropics!
Do you have any siblings?
I have three siblings. I am the youngest of the four!
What are your favourite and least favourite foods?
I am fond of all foods and especially like spicey foods!
Tell me about your favourite moment working for the Evergreen.
Getting the news that I got a job at the Evergreen Cultural Centre!!
Wow! I feel like I already know so much more, don’t you? Thanks for reading today folks. Until next time, this is Haley signing off – Cheers!