Signature Q&A: Jenny Moore

Jenny Moore is manager of Moore’s Bicycle Shop, where she began in 2003 as a part-time sales employee while she finished school. In 2005, she received her bicycle mechanic certifications at the Barnette's Bicycle Institute in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She enjoys both on and off road cycling. "The bike shop environment is like a family to me, and I look forward to many more years here in the bicycle industry." In her spare time she enjoys playing music locally and bike riding. She and husband, Brad, recently welcomed Christopher Jeffrey “CJ” Miller. She finished her questions right before heading to the hospital.

What is your idea of happiness?
Happiness is the feeling you get when your sacrifices and long-term goals finally begin to pay off and you begin to feel at peace with your quality of life.    And cake..

What is your greatest fear?
Currently child birth.  I’m scheduled to be induced this afternoon so that’s what is on my mind.

What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?
I lack patience for people sometimes.

What is the trait you most deplore in others?
Lack of manners

What is your most prized possession?
Is a dog considered a possession?

Which talent would you most like to have?
The talent to go back in time.

What is your favorite quality in a woman?
Showing support for other women.

What do you most value in your friends?
Loyalty and humor.

What is your idea of misery?
Accepting when I have to give up on something that’s not meant to be.

Who is your favorite fictional hero?
Dwight Schrute.

Who are your heroes in real life?
Mom and Dad.

What was the worst day of your life?
April 6, 2015.  Unexpected loss.

What is one thing that most people don’t know about you?
I hold the title of the 2000 National professional Cornhole League Grand Champion.  HA.

Who are your favorite authors?
I’ve always been more of a music reader.  Not much of a book reader.

Besides the Pine Belt, where is your favorite place to be?
I’m really partial to my friends and family, so there is nowhere I’d rather be than the Pine Belt.

What do you hate the most?
Ramblers.  Learn your elevator speeches, people.

How would you like to die?
Quick and painless.

What is your greatest regret?
Thinking I knew things without doing research. Being ignorant.

If you could have dinner with anyone – dead or alive – who would it be?
My brother.

What words would people use to describe you?
They may discuss my sparkling personality that shines throughout the heavens. 

What is your present state of mine?
Gotta have this baby.  Gotta have this baby.  Gotta have this baby.

What would you eat for your last meal?
My cravings change and I love food.  Ask me right before death and I’ll decide then.