The Foundling offers dynamic, progressive and evidence-based services and programs to 30,000 children and families each year. What makes our programs so unique and successful are our dedicated and committed employees and staff. Get to know the people inside our organization by reading our blog each week as we highlight a new staff member. We’ll ask questions about their role at The Foundling, what their passions and hobbies are outside of the office, and recognize their achievements and accomplishments.
What are your major responsibilities at The Foundling?
My two major responsibilities at The Foundling are ensuring that all of our compliance requirements are met while on-boarding employees and overseeing employee relations for the Human Resources department. It is the area of my work where I can create solutions that can have a positive impact.
What inspires you most about working at The Foundling?
The team that I work with is my biggest source of inspiration. I strive to impart all the knowledge that I have and really enjoy us improving as a department.
What has driven you to be where you are today?
I have a commitment to excel at everything that I do and I get satisfaction from doing my best. Continually having a sense of accomplishment in all tasks—no matter the size is extremely important to me.
Who is your role model and what do you admire about them?
I don’t have a particular role model but there are a lot of people that I admire. The common quality that these people have would be compassion.
If you could take a trip anywhere in the world, where would you go?
Morocco would be my destination of choice because of the film Casablanca.
Tell us about the latest book you’re reading, or recently read?
I am currently reading “The Girl on the Train” by Paula Hawkins.
What is your spirit animal and why?
According to my roomie, Laurie, I am a tiger because I am “no holds barred.”
State a fun fact about yourself.
I am a proud member of Omega Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated.
Want to learn about other Foundling staff? You can meet some of our other employees on TheMuse.com.