Meet The Team - Katy Winthrop

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"I have always loved the buzz and excitement around technology and am especially interested in cloud computing and what it can offer."

Where did you grow up and where do you live now?
I grew up in New Mexico and Alaska, then lived in Atlanta for the majority of my adult life, before moving back to New Mexico and then eventually to Colorado about a year and a half ago. I spend summers in an RV along the Eagle River in the Vail Valley and winters in Cotopaxi in a cozy house.

Where did you go to college?
University of Alaska, Anchorage. Chemistry

Do you hold any educational degrees or certifications?
Bachelor of Science, Chemistry

When did you first become interested in technology?
Remember floppy disks? Yep, I’ve been selling computers that long. Actually for 33 years. I have always loved the industry but am especially interested in cloud computing.

What are you most passionate about?
Leaving this world, a better place! I love nature, animals and just being able to be a part of this amazing world and I want to reduce my impact on our environment.

What’s your favorite thing to do when you’re not working?
I crochet and love all of the different yarns and fibers I can find in Colorado. I am also a great cook.

Do you have kids or any pets?
I have 2 adult sons. One lives in New Mexico and the other in Orlando Florida. I also have a loyal and amazing little chihuahua.

What’s the one thing you can’t live without?
Tacos. Who can live without tacos?! And good food. Life is too short not to savor every last drop of it!!!

What else you would like people to know about you?
I’m kind. I am a good listener and a loyal and attentive friend. I love Colorado and am so excited to be a part of All Mountain Technologies!