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Meet Joy Magno

Joy-Magno.jpgTitle:

Facilities Coordinator 

Department/Unit:

Space Planning and Facilities Management 

Campus:

Vancouver Campus 

How long have you worked at the UBC Faculty of Medicine?

Four months.

Tell us what you do at the Faculty in one or two sentences: 

I provide senior administrative support to the Space Planning and Facilities Management Unit. 

What’s your favourite thing about your work? 

Working with a close-knit group of people who genuinely like and respect each other.  

One thing we might be surprised to learn about you? 

I have been singing since I was five years old but my grandpa did not want me to get into the showbiz/entertainment industry. 

What is the song you sang out loud as a teenager? 

“My Favorite Things” by Julie Andrews 

What makes you laugh?

Babies laughing 

One thing on your desk you brought from home?

My big warm and cozy mug  

Most healthy habit: 

Daily walk 

What is your favourite vacation spot and why? 

Hawaii and the Philippines. Hawaii because it reminds me of the Philippines. When I go to the Philippines it is mainly to see relatives and friends, but the beaches and islands are the ultimate haven get away places and the seafood is the best!