With the Employee Highlight we’re giving you a direct look at the people who make Sunrise so great every day. You’ll get a look into their interests, their personality and also why they love working at Sunrise. This week’s feature is Duwan J!
What do you do at Sunrise?
I am a teller at the Washington location
How long have you been at Sunrise?
I have been here since March 2015
What is your favorite part of working at Sunrise?
My favorite part of working at Sunrise is my co-workers. They’re like a second family to me.
Why is Sunrise’s Mission important to you?
It was simple for me to get onboard with Sunrise’s mission. I came from homelessness and to know that there is a bank out there that cares about the community; that’s all it took.
Which of the 10x values do you most identify with? Why?
WooHoo. I always try to have an optimistic and upbeat attitude throughout the day.
What is your favorite motivational quote?
The longest journey begins with a single step
As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to be a game show host.
What do you do for fun when you’re not at work?
When I’m not at work, I like to play video games and watch old school gameshows on youtube. I’m also a huge WWE wrestling fan.
Describe your family?
My family is small and we are very compassionate about human life.
What is something that most people at Sunrise do not know about you?
I have been homeless on three different occasions.