Mountain Profile Gary Roberts
Place of Birth?
How long on the Mountain?
If you were not brought here as a child, what brought you to the Mountain?
I first came to the Mountain when I was eight to pick huckleberries.
Designer for BPA
Construction building, food processor
Favorite movie/and or musical?
Favorite actress and actor?
Favorite TV show?
“America’s Got Talent”
Favorite type of music?
Rock & Roll
Construction, snow skiing, water skiing and hiking
If offered a dream vacation, where would you go, and why?
I would like to go to New York because of the pizza!
Best lesson learned as a child?
Not to lie, you will always be caught.
Defining moment in your life or your greatest accomplishment?
Getting my job after college with the BPA
A memorable dinner?
A funny moment from your life that you can share?
I was at a Mexican restaurant with my wife, she laughed and all her food went everywhere.
If you could invite anyone (past or present) to dinner, who would it be, and why?
It would be my mother. She passed away when I was three years old.
Describe yourself in one word?
When you’re not reading The Mountain Times, what book/author/magazine/other do you read?
Nancy Drew Adventures
If your life were made into a play or movie, what would the title be?
“Living Life Over Again”
People not saying “hello” when they come to your house.
Bad habit you’d like to break?
Not being a perfectionist.
Famous person(s) you have met, and the circumstances?
The doctor who saved my life in 1996.
When people say “I am smart,” I say that “I am smart enough.”
Favorite part of The Mountain Times?
Keeping up with what’s going on in the community.