Food Service Profile: Toni Bridges

March 8, 2018


As we celebrate National Nutrition month, each week we will spotlight a member of our wonderful Food Service staff here at Arbutus.
This week we get to know Toni Bridges!

When did you join the team here at Arbutus? I came here in December of 1981.

What is your favorite thing about being at Arbutus? I love people, I am a people person. I really enjoy my interactions with all the wonderful residents.

How did you get into the food service industry? Through school, I was attending Johnstown VoTech and was provided a job interview through my teacher Mr. Smith.

What is your favorite meal? Spaghetti

What is your least favorite meal? Liver

Tell us a little about yourself: I met my husband Bob at VoTech and we have been married for thirty-two years. I have two children, Bobby and Katie.

When you aren’t at Arbutus, what do you like to do? I like shopping, going to dinner, visiting my daughter in Pittsburgh, and enjoying company.

If you could meet anyone, living or deceased, who would it be? Elvis- he was always my mom’s favorite.

If you could travel anywhere, where would you go? Italy! I’m Italian, I would love to go, and eat!

Finish this sentence: The Best Thing in Life is: Love. I always say ‘I love love.’