kay johnson, gulf gate church, missions, sarasota florida, nicaraguaKay Johnson
Missions Director
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  • How did you end up in SRQ: With our 2 young boys, Barry and I moved here back in 1987 for a job offer in sales and advertising.
  • 6th grade education: North Lee Elementary School, Cleveland TN
  • College, if any: Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, FL, BA in English Literature
  • Starbuck’s drink of choice: Café Latte
  • Culinary guilty pleasure: Chocolate Bark Company’s dark chocolate with almonds and grey sea salt! Mmmm…
  • Pastimes: Hiking, yoga, learning Spanish, going for long drives with the top down in my red Mini Cooper. Amazing stress reliever.
  • What are you currently reading (not including the Bible): The Coffee Trader by David Liss, Garden and Gun Magazine
  • First job held: Baskin Robbins Ice Cream
  • Favorite movies: Under the Tuscan Sun, any Hallmark Channel movie. You always know within 5 minutes how it’s gonna end. And sometimes I just don’t have the energy for drama.
  • If your life was made into a movie, what actor would portray you: Reese Witherspoon. She’s got Southern sass!
  • What’s your favorite sport or sports team: US National soccer team, figure skating
  • What’s your least favorite sport: Ice hockey
  • Music recently listened to: Bruno Mars, Lauren Daigle, Luis Fonsi, Kim Walker
  • Can you juggle: I’m a mother of two boys. Three, counting my husband. Of course I can juggle.
  • If you were trapped inside a wet paper bag, could you escape: Is there a chocolate reward for me if I do?
  • A surprising fact about you: I once shared some chocolate with my husband. Actually, that’s not true. Surprise!
  • Favorite flavor ice cream: Ben and Jerry’s New York Super Fudge Chunk