This month, we’re featuring another face of The J. Morey Company that has been with us for many years. Mary Jo Gleaves is the Vice President of Regional Operations and has been with our company for 18 years. We wanted to highlight her for her dedication to the company. Thank you for all that you do, Mary Jo!
Name: Mary Jo Gleaves
Vice President of Regional Operations
What motivates you to work hard?
To do the best job I can for our community, clients & employees.
What is one of your proudest accomplishments?
Learning to ride a dirt bike motorcycle and not fall off.
What did you want to be when you were younger? Artist
What is your favorite sport to watch or play? Watch the San Jose Giants baseball.
What kinds of hobbies or interests do you have outside of work? Art & gardening
What is the best gift you have been given?
Our first Christmas in our house, my best friend brought us gifts for our son & a decorated Christmas tree. Her thoughtfulness that day, still brings tears to my eyes.
What’s your favorite movie? Any Alfred Hitchcock movie
What’s the most unusual thing you’ve ever eaten? Alligator meat
Do you collect anything? American pottery
Before working here, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve had? Cleaned the inside of airplanes.
Where is someplace that you’ve always wanted to travel to? Costa Rica
I’m happiest when… I am with my family.
Three words to describe yourself. Happy, positive and outgoing