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Meet Mermaid Whitney

Hometown: Brooksville, FLmermaidwhitney

Phone App: Pandora
Movie: Just Go with It
Book: Heaven is for Real
Holiday: 4th of July
Meal: Nachos
Musical Artist: George Strait & Miranda Lambert

What is your greatest accomplishment? Becoming a student at the University of South Florida’s College of Business. And of course, becoming a mermaid!
Who are two people (past or present) you would like to have dinner with? Johnny Cash & James Dent
What advice would you have for someone who dreams of becoming a Weeki Wachee Mermaid? Just keep swimming, just keep swimming!
Who is your celebrity crush? Chris Pratt
What is your dream job? I’m doing it!
What is your guilty pleasure? Binge watching That ’70s Show on Netflix.
What is your hidden talent? I’m pretty good at impersonating people.
Where is your dream vacation destination? St. Croix
What is your favorite quote? “If you ain’t laughing, you ain’t living!”

Film/TV credits: Finland’s Funniest Home Videos (2015), The Guardian US (2015), WFLA News Channel 8 (2015), Audubon Aquarium of the Americas (2015), WGNO TV New Orleans (2015), South Carolina Aquarium (2016), A Fishing Story w/ Ronnie Green (2016), Audubon Aquarium of the Americas (2016)