Name: Olivia Bell

Hometown: Olive Branch

University(s) Attended and Major: Mississippi State University, Landscape Architecture

Family Status: 2 boys

Length of Employment with Michael Hatcher & Associates, Inc.: 1 month

I was attracted to work at Michael Hatcher & Associates, Inc. because: Of a professional recommendation.

Job Title: Landscape Designer

Primary Job Responsibilities: To estimate and design projects based on a client's needs and wants.

The best thing about my job is: Being able to draw and design, two of my favorite things to do.

My favorite project at Michael Hatcher & Associates, Inc. is: A residential master plan in Brownsville.

I would describe the company culture and environment as: Friendly and relaxed.

The most important thing I have learned from working in the landscape industry is: Always be ready for spring.

The best thing about living and working in Memphis/Mississippi is: The music.

The biggest influence on my career has been: A design teacher I had at Mississippi State.

My short-term career goals include: Being able to draw graphics and plans by hand.

The most important characteristic of a leader is: Understanding others.

If I didn't work in the landscaping industry I would be: A nurse.

When I'm not at work I'm: Spending time with my two little boys.

If I won the lottery I would: Pay off my house and buy my parents a house.