Employee Spotlight | Christa Allgood

Employee Spotlight | Christa Allgood

Employee Spotlight

Christa has been a member of the Optus team for over 7 years, holding positions that range from Sales Coordinator to her current role, Senior SAT Rep. She spends her time providing support to the SAT Team, reviewing cases that have been open for over 7 days, and working on ways to reduce invoicing errors.

What’s your favorite part of your job? 

Helping the people on my team

What is your hometown?   

I grew up in Snellville, GA

Are you married?    

Yes for almost 27 years

Do you have children? If so, how many, how old, and what are their names? 

2 boys and a girl.  Jesse (25), Zach (20), and Bethany (17)

Do you have pets? If so, what are they and what are their names?   

Yes a Chihuahua named Cirrus, a mountain cur named Bryndle, and a couple of finches.  My Grandog also lives with me.  She’s a husky named Ela

What’s your favorite band?   

Metallica

What movie can you watch over and over without ever getting tired of?     

I have several...Gone With the Wind, Pretty Woman, Breakfast Club…

If you could go anywhere, where would you go?   

Tuscany Italy

What is your favorite charity  and why?  

Spina bifida association…because my oldest son was born with spina bifida and that community is highly underfunded and the public needs to be more educated about the condition. 

What’s the most adventurous thing you’ve ever done?      

I’ve walk/run a marathon and also a weekend long cycling even that ended up over 100 miles.

If you could time travel, would you go to the past or the future?  

I’d probably choose the past to meet my great-grandmother.  I was named after her.

What question should I have asked?    

What’s your favorite book!!  My answer would have been:  I have several but the top two are Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell and Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah.