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Meet Amy Jones: Systems Administrator and Member of the LGBTQ Community


June is Pride Month! To celebrate we'll be featuring Parametrix employee-owners who identify as members of the LGBTQ+ community.

Today, we would like to introduce you to Amy Jones. Many Parametrix employee-owners know her as someone who has helped them with their technology challenges. Amy joined Parametrix in 2015 as a Computer Support Technician and later moved into the role of Systems Administrator II. I asked Amy a few questions about her career and personal life – read her responses below.

How did you get started in IT? What drew you to this profession?

I grew up in a house where we always had a computer, grew up learning DOS (which I've pretty much forgotten) and playing computer/video games with my siblings. Originally, I went to college for a degree in Digital Imaging thinking I’d want to do art the rest of my life but ended up not finishing my degree. I moved to Wash... (more)