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For the past few weeks, we’ve been highlighting Penguins fans on the FIRST LINE in the fight against Covid-19 on our social media pages (nominate your essential employee, healthcare worker or volunteer here).  We wanted to give you a little more info on some of those making a difference, so every Monday we’ll be introducing you to one of those nominees in our FAN FILES feature.  

Today, we’re chatting with Aaron Gallagher.

Are you an essential worker?

 Yes, I’m an LPN at a Covid-19 testing site for LVHN.

For you, what has been the most challenging part of this transition? 

Worrying about exposure and providing for my familiy 

 What hobbies or activities have you focused on while social distancing?

 Spending time with my family and doing home improvement around my house 

 Is your family, neighbors or community doing anything unique to stay connected?  

 Video chatting with my family and messaging them

What type of music or artists do you listen to?

Country and rock 

When you are home, what are your favorite snacks?

 Pretzels and chips

Do you have a book, recipe or TV recommendation? 

The Office

 Do you have any suggestions that may help others physically or emotionally?

Always take time to destress and take care of yourself

What’s your favorite hockey memory?

Going out to Pittsburgh with my wife and daughter for a playoffs game and getting snowed in for the weekend 

When hockey returns, what excites you most?

Being able to go to games again