Benefits Outreach Specialist
Why Benefits Data Trust?
"I wanted to work in the nonprofit sector and truly feel like I was making a difference in the world each day that I come to work, and I also wanted to be a part of an organization with a great community and work culture. BDT is the best of both worlds!"
BAs in Linguistics and Japanese from the University of Rochester
Food, Animals, Pokemon
Best Advice ever received
Don’t let your dreams be dreams
I used to volunteer at my local animal shelter.
If I Had Chosen Another Career, I Would Have Been…
A disc jockey. Or a zookeeper.
Greatest Personal Accomplishment
Once got such a high score on a Neopets game that the Neopets Team thought I was cheating. Also graduating college with a 4.0, I guess.
Favorite Part of Your Job
My coworkers, the culture, and the awesome support system.
Make and Model of Your First Car
Scion xD, my little blue son. Coming up on 10 years old.
Key to Success
Can’t go a day without
Mac ‘n Cheese, goat cheese, Trader Joe’s cheese puffs, cheese in general
Music (going to shows, making playlists), cooking, eating, playing video games
Fun Fact about me
I played my first video game when I was 3 years old and it was Street Fighter II for SNES (my second was Super Mario World). I have a flashbulb memory of my older brother coming to my crib and asking if I wanted to play.