Movers & Shakers: Cindy Harreld DeWease

December 1st, 2016

harreld-deweaseName:  Cindy Harreld DeWease

Occupation:  President & CEO Clear Lake Area Chamber

Hometown:  Born in Detroit but been in the Clear Lake Area since I was 12

Current home: Nassau Bay

Family:  My husband Jeff, 4 bonus kids: Andrew, Matthew, Makayla and Brandon, and 2 fur children Copper and Penny

My favorite writer is:  Beth Moore

Someone I’d like to meet: Laura Bush

If I could switch places with someone for just one day, I’d choose: A Broadway actress/singer

My favorite performers are: Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Garth Brooks, & Christian Band Third Day

I like to spend my leisure time:  Hanging out in our backyard by the pool

If I could travel any place, I’d go to: The Grand Hotel in Mackinac Island, Michigan

My favorite meal is:  Surf & Turf – grilled steak and shrimp

As a youngster, I wanted to grow up to be: A mommy

You’ll never catch me:  Owning a motor home

The thing that bugs me the most is: When people call fabric  “material.”

My favorite movie is: “Giant” with Rock Hudson, Elizabeth Taylor and James Dean

Few people know:  I was the assistant manager for Hancock Fabrics when I was 18

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