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Meet New Member - Samantha Fitzgerald

samantha fitzgerald

What is your favorite comfort food? I have three comfort foods that get me through: peanut butter and banana, spinach artichoke dip, and guacamole!!

Who (living or dead) would you most like to have a chat with? I would love to meet for a Happy Hour to chat with Audrey Hepburn, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kristin Chenoweth, and Kelly Ripa.

What are you reading? Lots of Health Magazine, trying to streamline my diet to prepare for my third marathon.

What song do you most want to hear when working out? Right now the top song on my playlist is Live It Up by Jennifer Lopez feat. Pitbull

Do you have any hobbies, what are they? I love being active, running, dancing, singing, and living life to its absolute fullest!

What is your favorite day of the week & why? Saturday (during wedding season) Because I love to bring my bride’s dreams to life.

Do you have a favorite movie or, one that you absolutely hate? I find that a lot of my favorite movies are wedding related: My Best Friend’s Wedding, The Wedding Date, Bridesmaids, The Wedding Planner, do you see a pattern? I do also love Dirty Dancing and the song Time of My Life will be the First Dance song at my wedding one day ;)

What brings joy to your day? My puppies! Two adorable cocker spaniels Bailey and Cody :)

What one thing would you like people to know about your business? At Encore Creative We can custom design a couple's dream wedding with the unlimited amount of resources we offer!

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Meet the Board - Dawn Peterson

Dawn 2013

What is your favorite comfort food?   Ice Cream

Who (living or dead) would you most like to have a chat with? Walt Disney

What are you reading? Dr Seuss (LOL), anything my 6 year wants me to read!  

What song do you most want to hear when working out? Anything by the Refreshments or Boys Like Girls.

Do you have any hobbies, what are they? Travel, spending time with my family, and thinking games (i.e. scrabble, sudoku, jeopardy).

What is your favorite day of the week & why? Monday, in my house, we call it “Mommyday”. It is my day to get things done around the house, shop, and get pampered.

Do you have a favorite movie or, one that you absolutely hate?  That is a tough question, I love movies! My go to comedy is definitely Clueless. But when I am in a mood for a good gushy movie, I love the Notebook. Least favorite movie would have to be Idiocracy, what a waste of time.

What brings joy to your day?  My 2 amazing sons and my supportive husband. Without them I would be lost.

What one thing would you like people to know about your business? Hotel Valley Ho is the coolest! We offer unique event spaces and like to have a lot fun create a special event for each of clients. No 2 weddings or events are alike at Hotel Valley Ho.

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Meet the Board - Chris Smith

Chris Smith

What is your favorite comfort food?   Chocolate.

Who (living or dead) would you most like to have a chat with?

What are you reading? This email….jk. Sword of Truth series by Terry Goodkind

What song do you most want to hear when working out? Anything with a quick beat.

Do you have any hobbies, what are they? Outdoors, camping, hiking, hunting, rappelling, fishing….

What is your favorite day of the week & why? Sunday, my day off, time to spend with family.

Do you have a favorite movie or, one that you absolutely hate?  No specific favorite but,I absolutely refuse to get involved with the Twilight movies.

What brings joy to your day?  My wife and kids.

What one thing would you like people to know about your business? Although it is called Jill Lauren Photography, I actually shoot just as much as Jill!

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