Simon Gentilhomme, 2014
- Records Technician
- DSC employee since April 2004
Degrees and schools where awarded: Associate of Arts and Bachelor of Applied Science in Supervision and Management, Daytona State College
Outside interests: I enjoy tennis, disc golf, basketball, photography and producing music.
What did you do prior to joining Daytona State College? I was a telemarketer; before that I was a security guard in Miami on a private Island.
What professional projects are you working on right now? I’m working with the Information Technology Department to automate the RAVE process.
What has been the most rewarding thing about your Daytona State College experience? Being able to start as a work study in the DSC mailroom, then being hired fulltime and now working in the Records Department.
What is one goal you still hope to achieve in your career? To create more detailed reports in Cognos.
In life? To one day travel the globe.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten? If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got.
One thing people are surprised to find out about me is: I was in a Rap group (Mic check 1 2 1 2).
Last book read: Let the Dead Sleep by Heather Graham
If they could bottle your personality what would the label read? For emergency purposes only.
Who are the four people in the history of the world you most admire? My parents and music artists Donny Hathaway and Marvin Gaye.
The Daytona State of Mind to me means doing whatever it takes to get the job done right the first time.