A quick Q & A with the head coach of the team at the top of the Midwest Conference.
Name: Dawn Redd
Occupation: Head volleyball coach
Hometown/residence: Rockford, Ill.
What are a few of your favorite things? Reading and blogging
What three items go in your desert island backpack? Water filter, Twinkies (they’ll last forever!) and an umbrella for shade
What’s on your desert island jukebox? Lots of Michael Jackson
Any do-over requests to lodge with the universe? Explain. Does the Jersey Shore cast deserve celebrity? Really?
Favorite meal? Anything made on a charcoal grill
What can’t you live without? My husband
Any advice? Don’t listen to my advice.
What do you do in your free time? Read and blog
Who are your top-three fantasy dinner party guests? Jackie Robinson, my dad, Bill Cosby
What gets you up in the morning? An annoying buzzing noise
Who are your heroes? My dad
Which talent would you most like to have? Dancing like those folks on “So You Think You Can Dance”
Beatles or Stones? Beatles
What’s your favorite hidden gem here in the area? Irish Rose restaurant in Rockford
What’s the number one thing on your bucket list? World domination.
Proudest moment? Hasn’t happened yet
What are you most looking forward to? The next big technology advancement in phones and music storage