Downtown Denizen - Leonor Tellez

Leonor Tellez
Banquet Manager, Downtown Project

What is something about you that most people don’t know?
I’ve lived in Cancun and Kansas City.            

What was your favorite subject in school?
Geography                                                                                            

If you won $100 million, what would you buy first?
A new house.

What is your proudest accomplishment?
My kids.

What are some of the different jobs that you have had in your life?
I’ve been a server, a teacher, an event planner, a manager, a cashier, and a supervisor.

Do you have a favorite quote or saying that inspires you?
Enjoy life like it’s your last day.

If you could try out any job for a day, what would you like to try?
I’d like to be an astronaut for a day.

Which Muppet is your favorite?
Miss Piggy.

What was the last great book you read?
El Alquimista by Paulo Coelho.

The last concert you attended?
Marc Anthony and Carlos Vives.

If you could give one piece of advice to your 10-year-old self, what would it be?
Pursue your dreams.

What weapon would you carry during the Zombie Apocalypse?
A sword.  

What is your favorite downtown venue?
Pinches Tacos. 

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