Name: Jill Gabe
Star Sign: “I am a Libra, but just barely. I am right on the cusp of Virgo/Libra - a very confusing place to land.”
Job Title: “Administrative Assistant to the Head of School and Upper Head of School. My job is two fold. I support Ben and help him balance his daily schedule and keep him on time to all his meetings and also assist with tasks that he needs completed (editing documents, sending emails, scheduling meetings). The other half of my position is to support Kevin, the Upper School and all of its students and faculty in every aspect and any way needed.”
JM: What was appealing about this job at the Sun Valley Community School?
JG: The sense of community and camaraderie.
JM: Have you enjoyed your experience here so far?
JG: Very much so. Everyone is so positive and friendly.
JM: What is one of your hidden talents?
JG: Baking pies
JM: What is your dream vacation, and why?
JG: Any quality time with my husband and two kids is a dream come true. We like to camp and explore Idaho.
JM: Favorite ice cream flavor?
JG: I gave up dairy last June, but before that I had too many to list. However there are quite a few amazing dairy free "ice creams" out there such as Almond Dream cappuccino swirl.
JM: Favorite movie of all time?
JG: The original Mary Poppins (but the new one was spectacular as well)
JM: What TV show are you going to binge watch next?
JG: This is Us, but I am not sure why, as I cry every time I watch it.
JM: Do you have a spirit animal? If so, how do you feel you relate to that animal?
JG: I do not, but I took a quiz here and it says I am a wolf. This is what they have to say about the wolf :
"The power of the wolf brings forth instinct, intelligence, appetite for freedom, and awareness of the importance of social connections. When the wolf shows up in your life, pay attention to what your intuition is telling you."
JM: Lastly, do you have a go-to karaoke song?
JG: Bobby McGee by Janis Joplin, but honestly I [would] rather watch.
Article written by Jasper Mott ‘20