My First Job: Patricia Pruett
Feb. 9, 2013 at midnight
Updated Feb. 8, 2013 at 8:09 p.m.
• Name: Patricia Pruett
• Age: 51
• City of residence: Victoria
• Current title: Store manager with Goodwill
• First job: I worked at Victoria's first Burger King restaurant when I was 16. I was a cashier, and I loved it.
• What it taught me: I learned customer service and how to work with the community. I also learned to handle money and work with people. I love people and will do anything to help if I can.
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.