Talkin' | March 2012
Martha Robertson, 32, lives in Augusta with her husband, two sons and has a baby girl on the way. She and her husband are general contractors specializing in historically sensitive residential rehabilitation and she’s also an agent with Rex Property and Land.
Favorite Possession: My grandfather’s WWII Navy portrait.
Favorite Thing About Spring: Warmer weather and more daylight to spend outside playing with my sons.
Favorite Spring Chore: Culling clothes that don’t fit.
Least Favorite Spring Chore: Ridding my house of dust bunnies.
Favorite Indulgence: Anything by Godiva.
Words She Lives By: “There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.” -John Andrew Holmes.
Greatest Hope: That I can help one other person see how valuable they are.
Edward Boland, M.D., MPH
Edward Boland, M.D., MPH, 50, is medical director of Live Healthy, MD, a new clinic specializing in bariatric (weight loss) and lifestyle medicine. He and his wife, Amanda, have three daughters.
Likes To: Play with my family.
Favorite Possession: My iPhone. It’s my peripheral brain.
Favorite Thing About Spring: The sound of the birds coming back.
Favorite Spring Chore: Cleaning out my garage.
Least Favorite Spring Chore: Spreading new pine straw in the flower beds.
Favorite Indulgence: Pizza.
Admires the Most: My wife. During my 28 years in the Army, she was the glue that held our family together.
Finds Inspiration: My partners and co-workers. It’s fun being part of a team that has a single goal in mind.
Christina Thomas,17, of West Augusta, lives with her mother and brother and attends Westside High School.
Likes To: Work hard and challenge myself with new and exciting things.
Favorite Place To Be: In a gym playing basketball.
Favorite Thing About Spring: Spending time with friends during spring break.
Favorite Spring Chore: Organizing my room.
Least Favorite Spring Chore: Moving furniture.
Favorite Indulgence: Cookie dough.
Favorite Possession: My purity ring.
Friends Say She’s: Tenacious.
Words She Lives By: No fear, no limits.
Finds Inspiration: In the people that are close to me in my life, such as my family and teammates.