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Meet Mermaid Desiree

Hometown: Port Orange, FLmermaiddesiree

Phone App: Mplaces, Shap Kick, Hay Day
Movie: Splash
Book: The Harry Potter series & Percy Jackson series
Holiday: Christmas
Meal: Cracker Barrel – Homestyle chicken w/ mashed potatoes, green beans & macaroni & cheese.
Musical Artist: Switchfoot

What is your greatest accomplishment? I completed two years of college, married the man of my dreams, and became a world-famous Weeki Wachee Mermaid!
Who are two people (past or present) you would like to have dinner with? Jesus & Jon Foreman
What advice would you have for someone who dreams of becoming a Weeki Wachee Mermaid? It’s a once in a lifetime opportunity and takes hard work, but it’s the best job you will ever have.
Who is your celebrity crush? I don’t really have one.
What is your dream job? Mermaid, of course!
What is your guilty pleasure? A chocolate lava cake with vanilla ice cream on top. Yummy!
What is your hidden talent? I can surf and skateboard.
Where is your dream vacation destination? I would love to be a world traveler someday.
What is your favorite quote? “Though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me.”

Film/TV credits: Newport Aquarium (2015), Travel Channel’s “Bert the Conqueror” (2015), City of Mermaids movie trailer (2015), Adventure Aquarium (2015)