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Mary JostFaces of Reinhardt: Meet Mary Jost '07

Job title: Alumni-Development Administrative Coordinator.

What I really do: Too much to put in one sentence.

Years at Reinhardt: 3.

I came to Reinhardt because: I loved Reinhardt when I was a student and knew it would be a wonderful place to work at!

One thing I would change about Reinhardt: Nothing.

I was born in: Austell, Ga.

People describe me as: Quiet at first but outgoing once you get to know me.

Most colleagues don't know that: I've had a face-to-face conversation with George W. Bush.

Favorite things to do: Watch my niece on the weekends, go see movies with my husband, go hiking in the spring and fall.

Favorite quote: "God is good and life is tough but God is still good." -Unknown

Proudest accomplishment so far: Graduating college in four years.

Pet peeve: Mean people.

Best advice ever received: Don't pity yourself - count your blessings instead.

Best advice for new faculty and staff: The people at Reinhardt are really as warm and friendly as they first appear so don't hesitate to ask questions!

What I most want to contribute to students: I want to help students realize that they can do anything they set their minds and hearts to do.

The book everyone should read: The Twilight Series.

The movie everyone should watch: The Proposal - if you want a good laugh!

The person dead or alive I'd most like to meet: Sarah Palin.

The place I'd love to travel to: Arizona.

Although you didn't ask, I'd like to tell you anyway: Not all of White, GA is in Bartow county! There is a small section that is in Cherokee.

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