Benefits Outreach Specialist
Why Benefits Data Trust?
"Social work and great coworkers."
B.A. English, Northern Arizona University
Mexican/Spanish hybrid. My mother and 4 brothers. I’m second in line.
Creating, and obsessively making lists. They’re related.
I’ve worked with YMCA acting as a mentor. As a transition specialist I worked with a wide spectrum of at-risk high school students.
Flagstaff Unified School District, Philadelphia School District, YMCA, Northern Arizona University.
If I Had Chosen Another Career, I Would Have Been…
I’m working on it, but… the many incarnations of Shakespeare.
Greatest Personal Accomplishment
Picking up and moving to the East coast.
Favorite Part of Your Job
Talking to really, really, really awesome elderly people. The lives they’ve lived, the things they may say, and the appreciation they have for you when you’ve tried your best to help them.
Favorite Travel Destination
Make and Model of Your First Car
1984 Ford Mustang (“Rustang” or “Musta”)
Key to Success
Survival, or “walk softly, carry a big stick”.
Can’t go a day without
David Ignatow, Shadowing the Ground, Theodore Roethke, Open House, Albert Camus, the Myth of Sisyphus.
I can nearly quote Tombstone, word for word, also There Will Be Blood.
Mom/Grandma’s home cooked anything.
Fun Fact about me
I have no tattoos.