Name: Shinika Phillips.
Department: Volunteer and Guest Services.
How long have you worked at MUSC: 21 months.
What did you want to be when you were a child: A teacher.
Three words that best describe you: Humorous, friendly and positive.
Languages spoken other than English: A little Spanish.
Interests: Movies, swimming, and playing videos with my son.
Favorite Charleston landmark: The new Cooper River Bridge (Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge).
First thing you notice about people: Their smile.
Something that makes you smile: When my son tells me how much he loves me and why.
Something important life has taught you: Never give up.
Your philosophy on life: Live everyday to the fullest and do whatever it is that your heart desires.
Friday, Aug. 8, 2008