Seguin Citizen: Taylor Collins
Posted on 5/3/2017 1:00:00 AM.
 


What is your current occupation (or where do you attend school), and what does that involve?
"I am currently the assistant director of digital and alumni engagement for Texas Lutheran University."
 
What do you do off the clock “Just for fun?”
"Friends and I will go and visit the many local breweries. I enjoy distance running as well."
 
What city and state were you born in?
"Kissimmee, Florida"
 
Who are the members of your immediate family?
"Parents: Andy and Carla Batey, and younger twin sisters Keegan and Caitlyn Collins"
 
What is the biggest challenge you’ve ever faced?
"I am working full-time while enrolled in an online MBA program, so that is very demanding."
 
What is your favorite TV show and movie?
"TV: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Movie: The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou"
 
What type of music do you enjoy (favorite band, song, etc…)?
"Alternative and also EDM"
 
What is your favorite Seguin business and restaurant?
"Business: Seguin Brewing Co. Restaurant: Amy and Cathy’s"
 
What is something folks may not really know about you?
"I grew up in Illinois, but graduated high school in Texas."
 
If you could assemble a dinner party with any five guests (living or dead) -excluding immediate living family members - who would they be?
"Bill Murray, Charlie Day, Barack Obama, Donald Trump, and a sketch artist (like you see at carnivals)"
 
What are your roles in the community?
"I am a member of the Seguin Noon Lions Club, and one of our primary services is Kids Sight. I also volunteer my time at TLU."
 
Discuss your professional background/achievements/leadership roles.
"I have worked for both the City of Seguin and City of New Braunfels while a student at TLU, and I have been at TLU for the past two years."
 
What are this proudest moments in your personal life or in your career?
"Personal Life: Being physically able to be (able to) continue distance running after receiving back and knee surgeries in high school. Career: At the end of the first homecoming I planned/organized for the university; it was a great feeling to know that so many months of hard work paid off."
 
What do you believe are the strengths of this community?
"The people love and care about our town."
 
What do you find as the most interesting thing about Seguin?
"For as small town as we are, we are sure growing. It surprises me all the time when I hear of a new business or restaurant coming to Seguin."
 
What are your future plans?
"I plan to continue working for TLU in the development department for the foreseeable future, and I may finally adopt a new doggo!
May 4th the Seguin Noon Lions Club is hosting our Annual Spring Fling on May 4th from 5-7:30 p.m. at the Silver Center. There will be a pork steak dinner, raffle, bug races and a silent auction. Bring your friends and we look forward to seeing you there!"
 
What message do you have for the residents of Seguin?
"You Stay Classy Seguin!"


Find more about Weather in Seguin, TX
Click for weather forecast


CBS NEWS
  • French police kill terror suspect
    A manhunt in Europe came to a dramatic end Thursday. French police killed the suspect in a terror attack near a Christmas market in Strasbourg. CBS News correspondent Roxana Saberi reports.
  • Latest headlines
    CBSN is CBS News' 24/7 digital streaming news service. It's always on, always free, making CBS News' original, high-quality reporting available to you wherever and whenever you want to watch.
  • CBSN New York
    CBSN Local New York
  • Russian national pleads guilty to conspiracy
    Marina Butina pleaded guilty to a single count of conspiracy and agreed to cooperate with the U.S. government. She's accused of developing relationships with American political leaders in order to help Russia. CBS News' Nikole Killion reports.
  • Police tipped off about 14-year-old gunman
    Police in Indiana acted quickly on a tip Thursday morning and stopped what could have been a mass shooting at a school. When officers arrived, they exchanged gunfire with the 14-year-old boy before he shot and killed himself. CBS News correspondent Dean Reynolds reports.
  • Witness: El Chapo paid off Ecuadorian army
    Jorge Cifuentes took the stand for a second day in the El Chapo trial, and said the Ecuadorian army charged El Chapo $100 per kilo of cocaine they transported in army vehicles. Criminal defense lawyer Vinoo Varghese explained what the consequences of this testimony could be.
  • Pilot ejects before Hawaii military jet crash
    The military is investigating what caused a vintage fighter jet to slam into the ocean off the coast of Hawaii Wednesday during a training exercise with the Hawaii Air National Guard. The pilot, a civilian contractor, safely ejected from the plane seconds before it crashed but is in serious condition after suffering traumatic injuries. Vladimir Duthiers reports.
  • Lanny Davis on Michael Cohen's credibility
    Michael Cohen, President Trump's former attorney and fixer, was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to financial fraud and campaign finance charges. Lanny Davis, a communications adviser to Cohen, joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss Cohen's cooperation with the special counsel Russia probe and his sentencing.
  • Mom of missing Colorado woman speaks out
    The mother of a missing Colorado woman is revealing information about the day her daughter vanished. No one has reported seeing Kelsey Berreth since her fiance picked up their 1-year-old daughter three weeks ago. Police consider it a missing persons case and haven't named any suspects. Nikki Battiste reports.
  • Eye Opener: Trump's former fixer prepares for prison
    Your world in 90 seconds
Provided by CBS News


While using VBScript LoadPicture() function, Error calculating dimensions for: E:\www\3592\www\onlinedb\kwedam\pics\CIG logistics.pngInvalid picture


Copyright 2014 Guadalupe Media, LTD. All Rights Reserved



This site powered by PromoSuite Interactive