Angie Watts

COME Director

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QUICK INTRO:

I was raised in church all my life, attended high school at Faith Baptist Academy in Belleville, Illinois and college at Tennessee Temple University in Chattanooga, TN. I met the love of my life, my husband Burk, in Tennessee and we married in January 1994. We have two boys (Tanner and Nate) and have lived in Carterville since 1999. I spent the last 18 years working in advertising, marketing, and public relations. I love seeing businesses grow and flourish.

NICKNAME:

Pookie

MINISTRY ROLE:

COME Director

FAMILY:

Husband: Burk. Children: Tanner and Nate

DREAM VACATION:

Beach, the Beach, and oh…. The Beach!

REGULAR ORDER AT STARBUCKS:

Caramel Macchiato, tall, with skim milk.

FAVORITE MOVIE:

The Godfather I and II. If you truly are a fan, The Godfather III was sadly forgotten and somewhat misunderstood.

FAVORITE ACTOR/ACTRESS:

I guess Al Pacino…”Say hello to my little friend…”

LIFE MOTTO:

Be kind! Do unto others as you would want done to you.

FAVORITE SCRIPTURE:

THINGS THAT FASCINATE ME:

Why people aren’t compassionate and kind.

PREVIOUS JOBS:

Director of Marketing for Helitech Waterproofing & Foundation Repair

FAVORITE TV SHOW:

Scandal.

WHEN AND WHERE DID YOU GET SAVED:

I accepted Christ as my Savior at the age of 16…October 31 to be exact. I am thankful for a Youth Pastor’s wife who truly loved her teens.

WHAT SPORTS ARE YOU NOT GOOD AT:

In my mind I am GREAT at all sports but in actuality probably none of them.

FAVORITE SINGER OR BAND:

Casting Crowns, Toby Mac, Bruno Mars, and Michael Bublé.

PET PEEVES:

Chewing with your mouth open

LIFE-CHANGING MOMENT:

When my mother was diagnosed with cancer on 02/10/2012 and I became her full-time caregiver.

HIDDEN TALENT:

I LOVE me some karaoke! I can’t sing a lick and would never make Nathan’s cut.

FEARS:

Birds

FAVORITE BOOK(S):

I am not a reader – puts me to sleep when I read.

PEOPLE WHO INSPIRE ME:

Positive people

QUIRKS:

I have no idea.

IN MY SPARE TIME:

I take care of my family.

LEAST FAVORITE FOOD:

I love all food, equal opportunity eater…. But I HATE all food at buffets.

WHAT/WHO MAKES YOU LAUGH?

My friends

WHAT IS WEIRD ABOUT YOU?

Apparently I blink a lot.

THE MOST EXOTIC PLACE YOU HAVE EVER BEEN:

St. Martin

THE MOST ADVENTUROUS THING YOU HAVE EVER DONE:

I have no idea…I guess I’m boring.

LEAST FAVORITE THING TO DO:

Laundry