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Dr. Kristi Funk

Conversations with Dr. Kristi Funk

Episode 1: When can I Fly a Plane Again?

Meet 29-year old airplane pilot Jessie – we love her – who is not letting an early cancer diagnosis stand in her way of pursuing a fulfilled and happy life. So, take that, Cancer! Skip to Episode

Who’s our Guest

You’re a new addition to the crayon box. What color would you be and why?
J: It would have to be turquoise sparkles — that’s just me in crayon form!

You find a lottery ticket that ends up winning $10 million. What would you do?
J: My dream would be to help preserve the Gaviota Coast — it’s a biodiversity hotspot and the last stretch of undeveloped land in Southern California!

What Did You Think Was Cool Then, When You Were Young But Isn’t Cool Now?
J: Straightening my hair!

What Do You Miss Most About Being A Kid?
J: Summer breaks.

What Fact Amazes You Every Time You Think Of It?
J: Our little planet’s place in the great big universe.

If You Were Arrested With No Explanation, What Would Your Friends And Family Assume You Had Done?
J: Somehow stolen a litter of puppies. I LOVE puppies.

If You Could Shop For Free At One Store, Which One Would You Choose?
J: Somewhere that sells plants…I do NOT have a green thumb…

What Movie Can You Watch Over And Over Again?
J: Avatar – I’m in awe every time I watch it that an entire world and culture was created for the movie.

What Separates True Friends From Acquaintances?
J: Knowing the words to all our favorite songs!

Do You Believe Things Happen For A Reason?
J: Yes and no — I believe our choices lead us to the things we need, so maybe that’s a reason?

What would you name your boat if you had one?
J: Oh it would have to be something punny like Seas The Day.

Tomorrow: fate or choice?
J: Definitely choice.

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