Alysia Christy, 32, has been married to her husband, Mike, for seven years. They’ve a Four-year-old son. Alysia’s a graduate of Midland Excessive and earned a bachelor’s diploma at Saginaw Valley and a grasp’s diploma at Michigan State, each in social work.
1. How lengthy have you ever lived in Midland?
We simply moved again in mid-September (was working in Lansing, dwelling in Brighton). Quite a lot of life components led to us shifting right here; all the time knew it was on our radar to come back again, finalized the adoption of our son, and have household and buddies right here.
2. What’s your occupation?
Director of group impression for the Midland Space Neighborhood Basis. My occupation is basically about creating house and assist for individuals who have not had the identical alternative for connections and relationship. Wish to be the gap-filler.
three. What are a few of your pursuits and hobbies?
I really like working! (laughs) I similar to spending time with my household. Low key, pretty-chill. I am pushed past the each day. Actually working for a higher objective.
Four. What are your favourite issues to do in Midland?
The Farmer’s Market. Stroll rather a lot on the Rail Path and I really like espresso, something espresso associated.
5. What do you take pleasure in about dwelling within the Midland group?
I’ve actually seen the group shifting and mobilizing to assist and join individuals to position and folks. I see loads of devoted and energized individuals working to assist the group round them. I like to listen to the conversations.
6. What’s a message you want to present the Midland group?
I all the time attempt to remind myself, it isn’t about me. I encourage individuals to search out what their passions are, what their intrinsic drives are and act on that. I attempt to ask the query, ” How can I proceed to indicate up and the serve the group the easiest way?”