TG Spotlight: Rosa Mendiola


Job Title/Role: Consultant

Time at TG: 2 years, 6 months

Q: Where did you grow up?

A: Mexico City

Q: What career path did you choose for yourself as a child?

A: I always wanted to be a Veterinarian. I love animals and I would love to work helping them as a volunteer some time soon.

Q: What's your favorite TV show?

A: Game of Thrones. In fact, I just recently enjoyed building a Game of Thrones map for learning GIS coding in my current project.

Q: What are your favorite activities or hobbies?

A: I enjoy traveling a lot, and I love seeing a ton of animals in the new places I visit. I also get thrilled when I can do new activities (like skiing and surfing) outdoors, and everything is even better when I can do all of that with my family or friends.

Q: Where is your favorite vacation spot?

A: Any place that has a lot of nature.

Q: Do you have any pets?

A: Yes! Six cats: Sombra, Oreo, Amelie, Toulouse, Alfie and Victor. Two dogs: Leo and Sana. I love them.

Q: What inspires you?

A: My family (including my pet family!).

Q: What do you love best about your job?

A: I really love the people I work with and the projects I'm involved in!

Q: What has been your best experience at TG so far?

A:  My best experience was traveling to TG's HQ in Grafton, WI last summer and last winter. I visited new and beautiful places, I met a lot of wonderful people, and it’s pretty cool that all of them are part of this great company! Although, I prefer to visit Wisconsin when it isn’t snowing there, I don’t enjoy the cold weather at all!

Q: What technologies have you worked with or enjoyed working with?

A: I have the most experience in working with NodeJS, React, Redux, GIS libraries, Java, Talend, Bootstrap, MySQL, MongoDB, SQL Server, and Informix.