Name: Marta Lopes
Hire Date: July 2007
Where are you from?
I grew up in Turlock, CA and I am the first in my family to be born in the United States. My parents are both Portuguese immigrants.
What do you do at work?
I prepare and provide financial reports and data for management use. I also lead and support our accounting staff with everyday tasks.
What did you do before working at Huff Construction?
Before working at Huff Construction, I worked for a general contractor in the Bay Area as an accounting specialist.
How did you get your start at Huff Construction?
I got my start at Huff Construction as a payroll administrator. I slowly learned each role and function of the accounting department while working my way up into my current role.
What’s your favorite part about working at Huff?
I love the people; we have an amazing staff which creates a family-like environment.
How does Huff support you as an employee?
Huff has supported me as an employee by encouraging growth within the company by providing hands-on training as well as outside training.
What has surprised you about working at Huff?
What has surprised me the most is the emphasis on creating an environment based on teamwork and collaboration.
Do you have a favorite Huff quote or mantra?
What are your favorite things to do outside of work?
When I’m not working, I love to cook, travel, and paint.
Who or what inspires you?
Where is your favorite place to travel to?
I love any place with a warm beach.