Alexis Wood: Employee Spotlight

Posted on Apr 14, 2017
Alexis Wood: Employee Spotlight

A woman of few words, many giggles and a deep love for cats basically sums up one of our favorite graphic designers, Alexis! Her love for art and design, both in and out of the office, fuel her passion every day; making her an important member of our team. When it comes to Harry Potter trivia you should take a seat, because Alexis is one of our agency wizards on the topic. Read on to learn more about a few of Alexis’ favorite things!

What is your favorite part about working at RD Thomas?
The people here are really funny. Everyone is super talented as well so I feel even more motivated to challenge myself.

Why did you go into advertising?
To get a well-rounded experience designing for a wide array of clients.

Netflix or Hulu?

Favorite fast food chain?
I grew up on bean burritos from Taco Villa. That sounds sad but it’s not. Villa for life.

Favorite pizza topping?

If money was no object, what would you do all day?
Travel! And sleep more.

Favorite thing to do in Lubbock?
I love going to music and/or art shows with friends.

Outside work, what do you like to do in your spare time?
I draw and design at home! I think I’m in the right field.

What kind of driver are you?

Favorite social network?

How do you define success?
In my opinion, happiness + positive impact = success.

If there was a movie about your life, what would the title be?
Portrait of a Lady, Poster of a Girl

What celebrity would you like to meet for a cup of coffee?

If you could live in a book, TV show or movie, what would it be?
Harry Potter. Who doesn’t wanna fly on a broom? Also, pygmy puffs.

Favorite line from a movie?
“I will see you there, or I will see you on another time!” – I Love You Man

What makes you laugh?

Hamburgers or tacos?

What kind of celebration would there be on a “St. YOU” day?
An art festival with Mexican food and/or hotdogs.

Favorite place you have ever traveled to?
I don’t travel very often, but I did go to a wedding in Natchez, Mississippi once. Very charming…would recommend!

What is one exotic country you would like to visit?
Belgium, because chocolate and waffles.

What would you do on your dream date?
Haunted house tour and chill.

Mac or PC?

If you were given free tickets to the Super Bowl, would you go or sell them?
Sell for sure.

What is the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery?
My freedom…by paying off all of my student loans.

What would you sing at karaoke night?
I sang background vocals to Beyonce’s “Diva” once.

If you could go back in time, what year would you travel to?

Is there a silly accomplishment you’ve made that you’re secretly really proud of?
Growing my nails out. They’ve come a long way.

Do you love or hate roller-coasters?

If you were a superhero, what powers would you have?
Healing powers or flying powers! Can’t decide.

Night owl or early riser?
Night owl

At which store would you like to max-out your credit card?
Toys “R” Us so I could buy my niece all of the Calico Critters; starting with the raccoon family and the hot dog van.

If you could have an endless supply of any food, what would you get?
Ice cream

Film festival or music festival?
Music festival

What fad do you wish would come back?
Rollerblading. B-)

Name one thing on your bucket list.
Seeing the Northern Lights!

Favorite style of music?
I love it all except maybe dubstep.

What was the best thing that happened to you this past week?
Playing with kittens!

What is your goal in life? Do you think you will achieve it?
I just want to be happy and to make cool stuff. I think it’s going pretty well so far!

Tell us something we don’t already know about you:
I’m extraordinarily nightblind!