Birthplace and date: Boston; Sept. 29, 1951.

Marital status: Married to David.

Children: Matthew, 26, graduated from Yale University; Colin, 23, graduated from Tufts University; and Rebecca, 21, graduated from Skidmore College.

College: Smith College, Rutgers School of Law.

Pets: Misty, fox terrier; Mike, cat.

Celebrity I most resemble: U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.)

My most notable characteristic or personality trait: Sense of humor.

I'd love to trade places for a day with: Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Nobody knows I: Am at the gym by 6 most mornings.

Best book I've ever read: "American Pastoral," by Philip Roth.

All-time favorite TV show: "Seinfeld."

Restaurant in my district where my constituents would most likely run into me: BlackMarket Bistro [Garrett Park].

My favorite restaurant outside my district: Everything is in my district; I am at-large.

Birthday cake: Yellow cake with penuche topping.

Car I drive: Acura.

Best car I've ever had: My Acura.

Favorite president: John F. Kennedy.

Person in history I would most want to meet: Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Most important influence in my life: Norman Christeller, a strong housing advocate.

Favorite place to vacation: Deep Creek Lake.

Most interesting place I've ever visited: Morocco.

Pet peeve: People who run red lights.

Impression people have of me that I would most like to change: That I am too serious.

Impression people have of Montgomery County that I would most like to change: That it lacks diversity -- economic, cultural and racial.

Floreen, who goes to the gym most mornings by 6, is guided by trainer Carol Levy in Rockville.