Welcome to our “Get to Know Me” feature for RVC employees! Today we are going to get to know Dusty Kayser.
Title: Allied Health & Nursing Administrative Assistant
Department: Dental Hygiene
Tell us a little about your job at RVC.
I am a divisional Administrative Assistant for Allied Health and Nursing. My primary station is with Dental Hygiene! Dental Hygiene is a two year program our students complete to become a Registered Dental Hygienist. Our program offers on-site cleanings and x-rays to the community. Our students benefit from hands on learning.
What motivates or inspires you?
My motivation and inspiration stem from my family and friends!
What scares you?
What scares me the most is the thought of losing those closest to me!
What do you like to do for fun?
I love to hang out with my husband and our girls!
What was your very first job?
My first job was at K B Toys at Machesney Park Mall.
Who are your role models?
My role model is my sister in-law. She came from a sketchy background and with determination, integrity and amazing work ethic, she rose above and now is a successful small business owner here in Rockford.
What is your favorite quote or words to live by?
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
What is the best advice you have ever received?
Always stay true to yourself!
What’s the last good book you’ve read?
Everything Happens for a Reason Kate Bowler
What’s the last good movie you have seen?
What is your favorite TV show to binge watch?
What was the first concert you ever attended and what is the most recent concert you have attended?
The first concert was Biggie Small at the Metro Center. Most recent was Trace Adkins.
Who is your celebrity crush?
Where is your favorite place to eat?
Where do you like to go or what do you like to do when you have a long weekend?
I love to travel and visit small towns and big cities!
What is your biggest pet peeve?
My biggest pet peeve is when others lie!
What might surprise people to learn about you?
People may be surprised that my husband and I have 4 girls and we are already empty nesters with a grandson. We also have a daughter who is in the Air Force.
What’s the next big thing coming up in your life that you are looking forward to?
Whatever life throws at us!