Official CBS Island of the Idols bio excerpts (September 9, 2019):
"Pet peeves: Laziness and being wasteful.
What accomplishment are you most proud of? Saving many lives in the ocean and of course, my kids and my grandchildren.
Who or what is your inspiration in life? Tina Turner. She walked out and made no excuses—and made it big.
What's one thing we wouldn't know from seeing a photo of you? I come off tough and stern... not true.
Which Survivor contestant are you most like? Stephenie, because she's athletic.
What's your primary motivation for being on Survivor? It's my dream. And the money!
Why do you think you'll "survive" Survivor? Because I can read people and I have the necessary skills, athletically and socially."