Get to Know Ms. Alyssa
What is your role here at Gymtime? I am the head Two’s teacher at York Avenue Preschool.
What is the best part of your job? The children. Watching them blossom throughout the year is the most rewarding part of my job.
What was your first job? I worked in sales at a shoe store.
Where did you grow up? In Manhattan.
What is your favorite activity to do outside of work? I love to shop, dance, go on cruises, go for walks and spend time with family and friends.
What is something most people would be surprised to learn about you? I can dance hustle, salsa and ballroom. I also love to watch action suspense movies that keep you on the edge of your seat.
If you could meet one person dead or alive, who would it be? My grandfather. He passed away when I was very young and I would love to get to know him better.
What are three things you never leave the house without (besides your wallet, keys and phone!)? Sunglasses, lipstick and headphones.
What is your favorite…
Book? “Books” by Squire Rushnell
Movie? “Sound of Music,” “Double Jeopardy” and “Ghost.”
Song? I have too many favorites but here are two: “The Prayer” and “Spring Rain.”
Food? Japanese and Italian
TV Show? “Dancing with the Stars” and “48 Hours”
Hot or cold? Hot
Early bird or night owl? Night Owl
Coffee or tea? Tea
Sweet or savory? Savory
Country or city? City