Employee Spotlight: Tiffany Fuentes

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Name: Tiffany Fuentes

 

Position: Payroll Support Specialist

 

Location: Lubbock, TX

 

Job Description:
Processing payrolls, assisting clients with employee and company maintenance, and troubleshooting software issues.

 

What is your personal background?
I was born and raised in Buffalo, NY but later accepted an offer from General Motors to relocate to Arlington, TX in 2003.

 

What was your first job?
A brave neighbor paid me $10.00 to cut their hair when I was about 8 years old.

 

How did you get your start at FastPay?
I was at the right place at the right time when this door was graciously opened for me.How-did-you-get-your-start-at-FastPay

 

What do you most enjoy most about your role?
Being part of a team (internally and externally) that shares a common goal of making business administration work.

 

What is the most challenging part of your work?
Hmmm to be determined...

 

What advice would you give someone who is starting the search for a payroll processing company?
At all costs, make sure the service provider is able to meet your growing business needs.

 

What’s one guaranteed way to get you in the flow while at work? (Music? Podcast? Quiet?) Enjoying my favorite artist on Pandora or a podcast on SiriusXM.

 

What does your workspace look like?
Neat and orderly with a couple of reusable water bottles close by to help stay hydrated.

 

What was your favorite snack and favorite TV show when you were 10 years old?
I enjoyed snacking on Lay’s Salt & Vinegar potato chips while watching The Facts of Life.

 

Who do you admire and how have they influenced you and your work?
My parents for teaching me to never give up.

 

If Hollywood made a movie about your life, who would you like to see cast as you? Comedian Tiffany Haddish

 

Do you have a favorite quote?
“The most two important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you find out why.” - Mark Twain

 

If you could only wear one color for the rest of your life, what would it be?
Denim blue

 

What is your favorite local restaurant?
Wherever the food is served hot and fresh!

Fill in the blank: I can’t leave home without___________.
...a pair of glasses.

 

In five words (or less) what advice would you give someone in your profession?
Be your best you!

 

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