Name: Nicole Caldwell
Occupation: founder of PositivelyAutism.com
Birth date and place: Sept. 14, Houston
Family: son William, 5; fiance Scott, 38
The one thing I enjoy most about my work is: creating learning activities that are fun and motivating for children.
My business philosophy is: All families and educators should have access to affordable, highly effective autism interventions, support and resources.
If I could, I’d be a: best-selling author.
I’m so sick of: traffic.
The four guests at my fantasy dinner party would be: Dave Ramsey, Drs. Robert and Lynn Koegel and Maria Montessori.
My hobby is: reading.
The last book I read was: The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness by Dave Ramsey.
I wish I knew how to: speak fluent Spanish.
My worst habit is: working too much.
Nobody knows I: can play the ocarina.
The people I most admire are: Drs. Robert and Lynn Koegel.
My guilty pleasure is: watching Dallas.
I drive a: rambunctious 5-year-old around town.
I’d like to be driving a: more fuel-efficient car.
My favorite restaurant is: Mr. Chopsticks.
I’m happiest when: I’m spending time with my son.
I regret: waiting so long to start my own business.
If I won the lottery, here’s what I’d do just for me: Vacation at a 5-star hotel.
If I could change one thing about Denton, it would be: traffic.
When I retire, I plan to: volunteer in the schools.
Community activities: member of the Council for Exceptional Children.