Name: Erin Wukasch
Job Title: Traffic and Delivery Assistant
What does that mean? What do you do? I traffic and deliver Ashley commercials to vendors all over the country.
What’s the best part about working at VIA? Work environment. My coworkers are wonderful to work alongside!
What’s one thing about you that would shock us? I’ve been to 15 countries and 48 states!
Any hobbies? Reading, hanging out with my family, listening to podcasts, going to the park with my dog.
Before coming to VIA, what was the most interesting or unusual job you ever had? I am a Registered Behavioral Therapist and I used to do behavioral modification for elementary school children. They would send me the most troubled kids in the school district. I have a few scars to prove it too!
Your desk: messy or organized? Very organized
Beach or mountains? Mountains
Favorite quote? “All my life, I’ve had one dream to achieve my many goals.” – Homer Simpson
Travel spot? My dad is from Canada, so I love going up there to visit my family!
Favorite restaurant? The Majestic Grille
If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be? A sandwich because there are so many different kinds, you’d never get tired of them!
Something in your refrigerator right now: Gatorade
What did you eat for breakfast this morning? I don’t eat breakfast. I know I should, but I don’t.
If you were stranded on an island, what three things would you bring? A boat, to get off the island. Enough gas to get to me to civilization. $5 million dollars to start my life over!
What book did you last read? “All the Light We Cannot See” by Anthony Doerr
What aspect of your role at VIA do you enjoy most? Making sure everyone has what they need and just to be able to put someone’s mind at ease or brighten their day in some way.
What celebrity do people think you look like? Miley Cyrus or Natalie Portman
What’s the one super power you would choose if you could? Teleportation. How cool would it be to be able to go to Italy to have lunch and just come right back??
What phobias do you have? Hands down: Clowns!
Where have you lived? I am a born and raised Memphian but I feel like all of my traveling has made up for that.
What’s your favorite thing to do in Memphis? Go to Shelby Farms when the weather is nice or sit out on a patio. I love being outside!
You’re happiest when … I am around the people I love!