19 Apr Introducing Katie Monty

Email address: Katie.Monty@uconn.edu      

Where do you work and what is your title  Loan Coordinator at the University of Connecticut

What’s your favorite food?   Tacos

Why did you enter the Financial Aid field?  I was chosen by Mr. Richard Savage as an incoming freshman at Eastern Connecticut State University to become a student employee in Financial Aid.           

Most exotic place you visited? Australia: beautiful!

What do you like about your job? I love that there are so many different aspects to learn.

What type of music do you like?  Country

What’s the most difficult aspect of your job?  Just starting back in financial aid so remembering and learning at the same time has been a challenge that I love.

Who is your favorite author? Mary Higgins Clark

What would you change about your job?   Nothing, I just started.

What is the last book you read?  Dare to Believe; good book. The Psychology of Persuasion by Cialdini, very interesting even though it was for school!

Who has been the biggest influence in your life? My parents.

Where do you call home?  Eastern CT

What do you do when you are not working? I am pursuing my Masters in Organizational Management at Eastern CT State University 

What advice would you give to someone new? Learn as much as you can, it all comes back full circle. 

Where do you like to go on your vacation and what do you like to do?  I like to travel to new warm locations and relax.    

What is your cellular ringtone? When I remember to take it off vibrate whatever the iPhone comes with.