Movers & Shakers: Trish Hanks

May 1st, 2017

Name: Trish Hanks

Occupation: Superintendent Friendswood ISD

Hometown: Galveston/Hitchcock

Current home: Friendswood

Family: Husband of 39 Years, Bruce; Children: Justin, Lauren, Melissa, and Charlie. Grandchildren: Beau, Brynn, Cameron and Savannah

My favorite writer is: Matthew Kelly

Someone I’d like to meet: Mother Teresa

If I could switch places with someone for just one day, I’d choose: My 21 year old self!

My favorite performers are: The three stars of Hidden Figures, the Eagles, Celine Dion, Alan Jackson and Alicia Keys.

I like to spend my leisure time: Playing with my four grandchildren, sight-seeing, writing and walking.

If I could travel any place, I’d go to: Italy

My favorite meal is: Italian at Carrabba’s

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

You’ll never catch me: Saying “That’s impossible”

The thing that bugs me the most is: Using social media to spread false information

My favorite movie is: Hidden Figures

Few people know: I often write my own lyrics to songs and dance like no one is watching …I make sure no one is watching!

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