My First Job: Angie Jennings-Soderholdz

Angie Jennings-Soderholtz

• Name: Angie Jennings-Soderholtz

• Age: 41

• City of residence: Victoria

• Current title: Owner of Tailor-Made Sewing

• First job: I worked at Twin Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for four years, starting when I was about 16 years old.

• What it taught me: It taught me to really listen and learn about these people's lives - to hear the stories that they told me. I was lucky because I was young and healthy. That was very rewarding work.

My First Job is a feature that highlights people's first - or wackiest - job and what they learned from the experience. Please limit responses to 100 words or fewer. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.