Parker County Today March 2018 - Page 10

Peggy E. Hutton Peggy is the Director of Development at the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce     PCT: What is your impact on Parker County? PH: I have lived in Parker County my whole life. I say all roads lead to Weatherford and if you didn’t start here then you get here as soon as you can! PCT: What is your definition of the best day ever? PH: One spent with family and friends enjoying time together.  PCT: What’s the best piece of advice you would give? PH: Life is not measured by the breaths we take but by those things that take our breath away.  PCT: What is the coolest thing you have ever done in your life? PH: I spent most of 1985 working with a missionary family in Nevis, WI. PCT: How did you get into your occupation? PH: I served as an ambassador and board member for the chamber, prior to becoming employed by the cham- ber.  Jeremy Vandygriff Jeremy is a Patrol Corporal / SWAT Operator with the Parker County Sheriff’s Office PCT: What is something people don’t know about you?  PH: I was extremely shy when I was growing up.  PCT: What would you most like to be remembered for? JV: Always trying to do the right thing. PCT: If you could have lunch with any one, either living or dead from history, who would it be?  JV: I would choose Theodore Roosevelt. PCT: If you had to do another job than what you’re doing, what would you do?  JV: I would be a fishing guide. PCT: What’s the best piece of advice you would give?  JV: The best piece of advice I could give to any new peace officer is always have situational awareness and keep an open mind; things are not always as they first appear. PCT: What would you most like to be remembered for?  PH: I want to make a difference wherever I am. 8 PCT: What is something people don’t know about you? JV: I am actually a shy person. This would surprise most, because of my outgoing personality, but this is how I combat my shyness. PCT: What is your definition of the best day ever?  JV: Spending the day with my family, listening to my kids laughing and playing. PCT: What do you do to decompress?  PH: Read. PCT: If you had to do another job other than the one you’re doing, what would you do? PH: I enjoy being around people, so I would like a marketing job.  PCT: What do you do to decompress? JV: I enjoy being outdoors and spend- ing time with family. PCT: What is your impact to Parker County? JV: My greatest impact is to continu- ally do my part to serve and protect the citizens of our great county. PCT: What is your favorite novel?  PH: Danielle Steele is my favorite author and I enjoy all of her books. PCT: If you could have lunch with anyone in history, living or dead, who would it be? PH: Princess Diana, because she lived her life caring about people.  JV: Rainbow Six by Tom Clancy. PCT: How did you get into your occupation? JV: I got into law enforcement from growing up in a law enforcement family and always being intrigued by it. PCT: What is your favorite novel? PCT: What is the most interesting thing you have ever done in your life?  JV: I have been blessed with many adventures in my life. Most would think my answer would be my time as a K-9 Handler overseas or being a SWAT Operator. However, being a father is and always will be the cool- est thing I have ever done.