Welcome to our “Get to Know Me” feature for RVC employees! Today we are going to get to know Judy Hamilton.
Title: HR/Payroll Coordinator
Department: Human Resources
Tell us a little about your job at RVC.
I report directly to the Executive Director of Human Resources. Currently, my primary responsibilities involve processing Payroll Processing Forms and some payroll entry. My position is a “work in progress” and I believe I will take on more payroll and HR duties in the future.
What motivates or inspires you?
People with positive attitudes inspire me. People who have overcome life’s big hurdles and continue to grow from them inspire me. People who have the drive for continuous learning inspire me.
What scares you?
Bees… yep… Bees
What do you like to do for fun?
I love to spend time with my children and grands. I also love to bake.
What was your very first job?
My parents owned a restaurant for 29 years, so my first job was busing and waiting tables. (I learned very quickly what I did not want to do for my career… lol)
Who are your role models?
My two sons. They are amazing fathers and have been through some pretty big hurdles in their lives, but have continued to be shining stars with great attitudes!
Favorite quote or song lyric?
Philippians 4:13 “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me”
What is the best advice you have ever received?
My father told me years ago, “Never be afraid to ask. If you don’t ask you don’t learn”. He may not have been the originator of that advice, but he sure was right about it!
What’s the last good book you’ve read?
“Wicked” by Gregory Maguire
What is your favorite TV show to binge watch?
Last Man Standing (and Food Network)
If you could be best friends with a celebrity, who would it be?
Where is your favorite place to eat?
Do you have any pets?
I have an adorable cat, “Missy Biggs”
Where do you like to go or what do you like to do when you have a long weekend?
I love to visit my children and grandchildren. If I am not with them,I am usually home baking.
What’s your go-to karaoke song?
Harper Valley PTA
What is your biggest pet peeve?
People who don’t treat their pets like family.
What is the food you can’t live without?
What might surprise people to learn about you?
I lived in Germany for two years.
What is your favorite board game?
If you could be any character on a TV show, who would it be?
Eve from Last Man Standing. I would love to work with Tim Allen.
Do you play any sports?
I coached cheerleading for 14 years.
What’s your favorite thing about working at RVC?
The people. There are so many nice people. My boss and co-workers are absolutely wonderful. (Just don’t tell them I said that. I don’t want them to think I’m trying to get in their good graces… lol)
What’s the next big thing coming up in your life that you are looking forward to?
My 4th grandchild is going to be born in August!
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