Staff Profile: Sylvia Gamboa

Sylvia Gamboa Position:   Administrative Assistant Admission & Financial Aid

Hometown:   Sonora, Texas
 
How long have you been with Schreiner?  Since March 1999
 
Where were you prior?  Norwest Bank, and prior to that I worked for Enron Corporation for 18 years
 
What do you like best about Schreiner University?   The closeness and support of the Schreiner University community.  Faculty and Staff have a commitment to each student's success.
 
What do you like best about your position at Schreiner?  Meeting the parents of students and watching the students start a new chapter of their lives as they enter college and the anticipation and joy when they graduate.

What Schreiner events do you enjoy?  Sporting events and Freshman Move-in Day
 
Favorite food:  Italian and Chinese
 
Favorite books: "The Lost Boy" (Dave Pelzer); "Let's Roll" (Lisa Beamer); "Bringing Elizabeth Home" (Ed and Lois Smart)  
 
Favorite vacation spot: Houston Astros games and the beach at Port Aransas
 
What do you like to do best on weekends? Spend time with family, read a good book, and go shopping with my daughter

Is there any particular advice you would give to students?
Live for today but hold your hands open for tomorrow.  Anticipate the future and its changes with joy.
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