Orlando Orantes – Veterinary Assistant at Caring Hands Rockville

Originally from El Salvador

What are your favorite hobbies/activities?

I like hiking and cooking

Name a few favorite books/music/movies:

Book: The Virgin Suicides

Music: Lorde

Movie: Wall-E

Favorite sports teams or icons:

I like to play volleyball and tennis. I am a Golden Gopher fan too (my husband went to the U of Minn.)

If you could be a superhero, what would you want your superpowers to be?

I would like to teleport, so I could visit my family.

What special skills do you have?

I’m bilingual, does that count? LOL

How would you describe yourself in three words?

Living in the moment

Why do you love working at Caring Hands?

I love how we support each other and how we encourage each other to be better every day.

What’s something about you that most people don’t know?

Most people don’t know that I am a vegetarian!