How long have you been @ CWC?
3 Months

What shift(s) are you on?
Midday shift

Do you have a field of study (past or present)?
Fisheries and Wildlife

Are you employed outside of your CWC volunteer position?
Yes, I’m the Aquatics Senior Associate aka Aquatics Supervisor at Dixon Rec Center

What is your favorite part about volunteering at CWC?
Learning the different species of birds and their calls, because I focused more on mammals in school. From there, I can differentiate a few of their calls around town.

Do you have a favorite or most memorable patient (past or present)?
All of the swallows because I was fortunate enough to release them after taking care of them for so long!

What is something that your shift may not know about you?
I do triathlons.

What book is currently on your nightstand?
Because I’m in the process of moving, I don’t have a nightstand, but I’ve been reading Fire and Fury and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

What music is in your car right now?
FM 99.9 Country Music

Where are you from?
Walnut Creek (Bay Area), CA

Colette Pruitt and friend
Colette Pruitt and friend

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