December 2016 Employee Spotlight - Carrie Generous
Name: Carrie Generous
Position: Project Accountant
Started at SBBCC: May 2004
Current Projects: Virginia National Guard HQ, P-603, Virginia Beach Housing Resource Center
Family: Husband, Scott and dog, Sheamus
What’s one thing you couldn’t live without?
Burt’s Bees Lip Balm
What was your first job?
Not including babysitting my first real job was as anoffice clerk at the University of Connecticut when I was 15. My high school was adjacent to the University so it was an easy commute after school.
Where is your favorite place to be?
Connecticut, Maine, in the mountains or just about anywhere camping
What is your favorite food?
Does wine count? If so, Pinot Noir
Tell us something that might surprise us about you.
My husband and I took up mountain biking last year. I’m starting to get more confident on the bike and getting pretty good on the intermediate trails.
At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?
TJ Maxx or HomeGoods
What was your favorite toy as a kid?
My banana seat bike
What three things are always in your fridge?
Eggs, lettuce, mayo
What are two things still left on your bucket list?
Cross country trip via RV and to visit every U.S. National Park. Both of these things are part of my retirement plan.
If you could have any one superpower, which would you choose?
I would like to be able to fly so I could see my family and friends back home whenever I am missing them.