Name: Lalitha Taylor
Profession: Registered dietitian
My favourite emoji is: The kissy emoji.
The background photo on my cell phone is: A picture of my daughter and I hiking “The Chief” in Squamish, British Columbia.
The last thing I Googled was: How to replace my Garmin band.
If I were to change professions, I would be an: Elementary teacher or a soap opera actress.
The greatest challenge of my career has been: Focusing on what area of nutrition I wanted to practice in.
The thing I remember most about being a student is: Late night lollygagging…Ahem. Studying in various buildings on campus with my friends.
One piece of advice I'd give a current student is: Stay active and be social. Intramurals is a great way to do both. That’s when I started dating my spouse!
I'd rather a) have to say what is on my mind at all times or b) never be able to speak again: A)
My pop culture best friend would be: Natalie Portman
The worst job I've ever had was: Classifying dead insects in my dad’s biology lab.
The game show I would be best at is: Amazing Race
I prefer a) noodles or b) sushi: Sushi
My favourite city is: Cusco, Peru
The one habit I'm trying to break is: Going to bed late.
The last book I read was: The Little Book of Lykke: The Danish Search for the World’s Happiest People by Meik Wiking
The most defining moment in my career was: Filming a recipe with TV chef Michael Smith in his upstairs garage kitchen on Prince Edward Island.
The one way I have changed for the better is: Having more empathy.
I started feeling like a grown-up when: I learned how to drive a stick shift.
The daily habit that contributes to my success is: Enjoyable activity.
After I die, I want to be remembered for: My laughter, crazy hair and big smile.
My preferred Hogwarts house is: Gryffindor
My first job after graduation was: As a research assistant at the U of A with Dr. Linda McCargar.
The item I never leave the house without is: My Blistex.