Meet Ann Perry
Please tell us a little bit about your family. I’ve been married to Roscoe Perry for thirty years . We have a beautiful daughter, Christina and a God fearing son-in-law, Derenzo. My husband has been pastoring at First Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Appling, GA for 31 years.
Please tell us about your current career. Thing you love most about what you do. I am a Senior Sales Director with Mary Kay Cosmetics. I’ve been in business for almost thirteen years. The thing I love most about my career is the opportunity it gives me to make an impact in the lives of women I come in contact with.
Q: What inspired you or led you to your current career?
A: I had a financial need to fund a trip abroad for my daughter. I thought starting this business would be to only pay for the trip but the passion I gained for the business has made it my career.
Q: What is your favorite restaurant in Evans, and what do you love there?
Q: How long have you lived or worked in Evans?
A: I’ve lived and worked in this community for twenty- seven years.
Q: Who is the most interesting person you’ve met here in Evans?
A: Judge Evita Paschall.
Q: If you could travel anywhere in the world right now, where would it be? And why?
A: I would travel to Egypt to witness the magnificent pyramids.
Q: What is one of your favorite movies? TV shows?
A: Madam C. J. Walker, HGTV.
Q: What advice would you give a crowd of people?
A: Stay focused and committed to your passions keeping God First; Family Second and Career Third. Never lose who you are as a person.
Q: What is your go to band when you can’t decide what to listen to?
A: Earth Wind and Fire
Q: Choosing anyone alive and a non-relative with whom would you love to have lunch? Why and where would you have lunch?
A: Gerilyn de Laurentys. I would love to have lunch with Gerilyn because she always shares different perspectives and knowledge on issues across the board. We’ll have lunch at Tako Sushi.
Q: What is your favorite thing or something unique about Evans?
A: My favorite thing about our community is the education system.
Q: Where do you see yourself in 5 or 10 years?
A: In 5 – 10 years I will be fully retired and enjoying my grandchildren.
Q: (Even for friends or family), what is something interesting that most people don’t know about you?
A: I’m an introvert.
Q: What is the most beautiful place you have ever been?
Q: If you were cast in a movie and could choose your costar, who would it be?
A: Viola Davisi.
Q: What is your favorite month? holiday? and best single day on the calendar?
A: June, Christmas and 15th.
Q: Who inspires you to be better?
A: My husband inspires my to give my best in all I do.
Q: What is one or two of your favorite smells?
Q: If a movie was made of your life, who would you want to play you?
A: Angela Bassett.
Q: What 3 words or phrases come to mind when you think of the word HOME?
A: Peace, Comfort, and Family.