25 Faces of CLT

Victoria Gary

Victoria Gary

Name: Victoria Gary
Employer: City of Charlotte - Aviation Department
Job Title: Shuttle Bus Driver

What originally attracted you to working at CLT?
The growth as well as there’s always room for advancement.

Describe your typical workday?
Everyday for me is A Great Day! That’s the choice I decree every morning when I wake up.

What do you like most about working at CLT?
My customers

What daily attitude/saying/motto do you bring to your job?
Make it a great day! The choice is yours.

Do you have any fun memories or moments/stories from your time at CLT that you would like to share?
The Christmas holiday is always fun. I have customers and USO volunteers who ride my bus, and we sing Christmas carols. I LOVE it!!!

What keeps you at CLT?
My customers, I look at them as my family.

What makes the City of Charlotte a special place to live/work?
The different cultures and diversity make Charlotte a great place to live and work. Charlotte is fast growing and has a lot to offer.

What is the best advice you’ve gotten from someone since starting work at CLT?
Continue to be who you are, always smiling and sharing words of encouragement and love.

If you could hop on a plane and fly anywhere, where would you fly and why?
Jamaica or Virgin Islands. My husband and I never had a honeymoon due to finances. He’s never flown before. From the pictures these places look amazingly beautiful.

Side note: Victoria’s husband is Markus Gary, who is also one of CLT’s 25 Faces. Both were nominated separately by their supervisors for their outstanding work. Markus was featured last week.