My First Job: Charmelle Garrett

Feb. 18, 2012 at midnight
Updated Feb. 17, 2012 at 8:18 p.m.

Charmelle Garrett

Charmelle Garrett

• Name: Charmelle Garrett

• Age: 52

• City of residence: Victoria

• Current title: Victoria city manager

• First job: My dad was a veterinarian and I worked in his clinic growing up.

• What it taught me: I learned compassion for both animals and people. I also learned how to deal with people in all circumstances, both the happy and the sad.

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 less. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.



Powered By AffectDigitalMedia