Lightning Round with Debbie Matheney, Eugene School District

Posted on August 13, 2012


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Debbie Matheney

Current Position: Accounting & Business Systems Specialist – Eugene School District 

Previous: Finance Manager/Budget Analyst – Lincoln County Health & Human Services

 

Favorite book of all-time:

Blue Highways by William Least Heat Moon

Book that is on your nightstand right now:

Piercing the Darkness by Frank E Peretti

(Fill in the blank) When you wake up in the morning, you are motivated by………

being a servant to my co-workers and the public

If you ran for elected office, what position would you run for?

Auditor

Your best piece of career advice:

Choose a job you’re passionate about

Your favorite social media outlet:

Facebook

Which actor/actress would play you in a movie?

Diane Keaton

What is the home page on your web browser?

Yahoo

Biggest issue facing local government:

Lack of funding and increased public assistance due to economy

Two things that people will say about you at your retirement party:

  • Always available to help out
  • Never said a bad word about anyone

First concert that you ever attended:

Eddie Money

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSOHq8WrL0A&w=560&h=315]

Name three of your mentors:

  • Barbara Bush
  • Ronald Reagan
  • Reba McEntire

Who is at the dinner table if you could invite any three people (dead or alive)?

  • Jesus
  • Reba McEntire
  • Billy Graham

(Fill in the blank) Government is ……..

Necessary

(Fill in the blank) ELGL is ……..

A great way to network with fellow government employees 

 

Previous Lightning Round Profiles

Jessica Struyk

Petra Schuetz

Rhyan Van Horn

Mark Stotik

Heidi Starks

Teri Bankhead

Anthony Petchel

Pat Mobley

Ashley Graff

Eric Chambers

I’m the co-founder and executive director of ELGL. I love my job. Other things I love: local government, my family, my dog Michael Jordan, sandwiches, naps, books, and skee-ball.

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