Seguin Citizen: Susan Pastrano
Posted on 2/14/2018 1:00:00 AM.
What is your current occupation?

"Teacher at Sprouts Learning Academy."

What does that involve?

"Working with children by providing a safe, secure environment. Giving them a good foundation for their education in a loving welcoming atmosphere."

What do you do off the clock "just for fun"?

"Spend time with my children and singing."

When and where were you born?

"January 5, 1976 in San Antonio, Texas."

What's the most recent book you've read?

"Test Me, The Malachi Mystery."

What is the best advice you've ever received?

"If you don't ask, you'll never know - Grandma Mota."

What is the biggest challenge you've ever faced?

"Being divorced and bringing up my children."

If you had to describe yourself in just two words, what would they be?

"Honest and reliable."

What inspires you?

"My children."

If you could assemble a dinner party with any five guests (living or dead), who would they be?

 "My father John A. Puchot.."

What is your favorite TV show and why?

"The Today Show."

What are your roles in the community?

"My role is to raise my children to love their community."

What is your educational background?

"Seguin High School graduate."

What's your professional background/achievements/leadership roles?

"I am a certified teachers aid."

Share your family.

"I have a small close nit family."

What are the moments in your life and career that are your proudest accomplishments?

"Being a mother."

What brought you to Seguin and why did you choose to live here?

"My parents, because it's a close nit welcoming community."

What do you believe are the strengths of this community?

"That we are about one another."

What initiatives or changes would you like to see in Seguin that would further strengthen the community?

"More facilities like ZDT that would be available for our children."

Do you have any family roots/history in the area?

"My father John A. Puchot was the chief of EMS and my mother Gloria L. Puchot was an educator for 40 years here."

What are your plans for the future, personally and/or professionally?

"To one day buy a home in Seguin."

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