AMBASSADOR SPOTLIGHT: Sammie Huffman
Periodically we will be featuring Q & A posts with Oregon Born Ambassadors that will allow you to get to know them a little better.
This is the first post in our Ambassador series.
What is your name?
Do you have any nicknames?
Where were you born?
Coos Bay, Oregon
When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
I think maybe an actress!
Why did you want to become an Oregon Born ambassador?
I loved my interactions with the brand as a Miss Oregon sponsor, and the owners are wonderful!
What is your favorite part about being an Oregon Born ambassador?
I love the conversations and connections I make with other ambassadors!
What is your favorite thing about Oregon?
Oregon really has it all, every weather, experience, and outdoor activity you can think of, we've probably got it!
What is your favorite food?
Chocolate peanut butter ice cream
What is your favorite hobby?
Country Western Dancing
What is your favorite travel destination?
The beach! Oregon Beaches are the best!
What kind of pets do you have, if any? What are their names?
I have a cat, Bug, who is obnoxiously adorable, and my black lab Tank, who is really the goodest boy! We also have a couple family dogs, and a rabbit named Homie!
What causes are you passionate about?
I have been working with and advocating for the National Alliance for Eating Disorders.
Do you volunteer? If so, where?
I volunteer in my community as Miss Coos County!
What is an interesting fact about you?
I was featured in a 2020 edition of the American Fisheries Society Magazine!
What accomplishment are you most proud of?
My hard work to attend Oregon State University!
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
Hopefully working as a fisheries technician or biologist in Alaska!
The False Prince by Jennifer Nielsen
Dark Blue by Jack's Mannequin
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
And lastly, what was your favorite TV show when you were 5 years old. And what is your favorite TV show today?
I liked Barney as a kid... now I love Gilmore Girls!
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