Hometown: Odessa Texas, home of Permian Football! GO MOJO!
College(s) Attended: University of Texas at Austin
Degree(s) earned: BBA – Marketing, BS – Kinesiology (Sport Management), M.Ed. – Higher Education Administration
Title: Assistant Academic Advisor- McCombs School of Business
What was your favorite childhood toy? Bear and Dolly – I was a very literal child.
What is your current position at UT? Assistant Academic Advisor in the McCombs School of Business and FIG Facilitator of 2 amazing FIGs!
Have you had any jobs prior to your current job at UT? If so, what were they? Freshman Admissions Counselor – UT Austin (2 years), Graduate Assistant of the McCombs Leadership Program, Graduate Mentor for the Texas Football Department, along with various internships across the Forty Acres J 8) What is the most challenging aspect of your current job? Talking about 4-year graduation rates – as I was one of those super seniors ;)
Why/How did you decide to work in an institution of higher education? My wonderful academic advisors (Richard Hogeda and Steve Alvarez) encouraged me to pursue this fabulous career during my 5-year undergraduate experience. Great advice!What are your hobbies? Traveling as much as possible, crafting, celebrating Austrian/German holidays, baking