Carol Amann (Villa Maria College ‘88, Gannon University ‘05M) is one of Gannon’s instructors in the Villa Maria School of Nursing. She’s often found in the Morosky Academic Center and in the field with students. Let’s find out all about her.
Hometown: Erie, Pa.
High school: Strong Vincent High School
Favorite color: Navy blue
Favorite movie(s): “Gone with the Wind,” “Casablanca” and “Pulp Fiction”
Favorite TV show(s): “The Big Bang Theory,” “Seinfeld”
Favorite book(s): Sidney Sheldon novels
Top track(s) on my iPod: Led Zeppelin, The Doors, Bob Seager and the Silver Bullet Band, and Kenney Chesney
Favorite sports team(s): College football fan – Penn State University, Gannon University
Something I love to do: Travel, debate and political advocacy
Fantasy/dream job: Work on Capitol Hill
If I could have dinner with any three people, living or deceased, I’d pick: Chuck Yeager, Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
If I could live anywhere in the world, I’d live: Williamsburg, Va.
Something about me people would be surprised to know: My passion is US history; I am a US Army veteran
Something I collect: Civil War items and Homefront WWII items
If I were an animal, I’d be: Nittany Lion.
If I were a superhero, my superpower would be: To fix the economy.
Three things I love about Gannon: Students, my peers and mentors, and the university’s concern for the students
Favorite place on campus: My office and in the class with students
Favorite place in Erie: The peninsula of course!
Somebody I admire at Gannon: Dr. Phil Kelly. He is upbeat, positive and a mentor to all. Rev. Jason Glover. His approach and dedication to God and Gannon students makes him great. Dr. Jeff Bloodworth. He is passionate about his work… and a history professor – my first love.
A song title that best fits my life: “Don’t Blink” or “Why Don’t We Just Dance”
My favorite food: Donuts