Katherine Spencer Inskeep
Occupation: Life Enrichment coordinator for Balfour Senior Residing in Longmont
Years within the St. Vrain Valley: 30
What introduced you right here? What has stored you? We moved to Longmont in 1991 for my husband’s job. I like Longmont. I feel it’s each sufficiently small that you just see folks you realize, and large enough that you just really feel considerably nameless. I like our arts, our path programs — I really feel prefer it’s a fantastic little group. I like our impartial companies. I really feel like Longmont has its personal identification. I feel that there are all these hidden gems — these little hidden neighborhoods and hidden parks.
What sort of volunteer work do you do in the neighborhood? Most just lately, I volunteered for Longmont Meals on Wheels as a driver. Previous to that I served on our elementary faculty board as a md. I labored in artwork and public locations for about 5 years. I volunteered by means of church and volunteered by means of our neighborhood. I’m a social coordinator. My motto or my mission is to construct a group that you just need to reside in, and I really feel that to do this all of us must pitch in and assist.
Is there one group you’ve gotten volunteered with that you’ve got loved essentially the most? I’d say my Meals on Wheels work was tremendous rewarding. I’m not in a position to do it now due to my work schedule, however I used to work at home, so I had much more flexibility. I loved the inhabitants that we served, I feel it’s an unseen inhabitants in Longmont. Not all the time aged however principally aged who’re meals insecure, well being insecure or dwelling insecure. I liked how I obtained to know each resident on my route as a result of I had the identical route each week. You simply begin to know a little bit in regards to the residents that you just serve.