“I think the best thing to do is follow the Golden Rule,” said Starkey. “I try to be a good listener, treat people with respect” — even if she doesn’t agree with them.
“Am I going to do everything right? No. But if I screw up, it’s not because I’m doing anything mean.”
She also tries to do her best, she added.
“If you’re going to do something, do it as best you can.”
Sarah Einselen is news editor at the Pharos-Tribune. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 574-732-5151. Twitter: @PharosSME