Tery Ortega

Administrative Assistant

Phone:
(305) 284-5353
Locator Code:
6929
Address:
Whitten University Center Whitten University Center
Room 2250B
1306 Stanford Drive, #2250
Coral Gables, Florida 33146

 
About

Administrative Assistant

Tery serves the Dean of Students Office as one of its lead administrative professionals. She is primarily responsible for managing operations in the front office, which includes the reception area, records department, and supplies. Tery also provides direct support for DOSO professional staff by fielding phone calls, monitoring calendars, and preparing correspondence for six assistant and associate deans, the Assistant Director of Judicial Affairs, and the International Student Liaison. A seasoned professional, Tery joined the dean’s office in March 2015. Prior to joining DOSO, Tery spent five years in an administrative assistant role with UM’s Office of Student Employment. Fluent in Spanish, Tery was born in Cuba, but has lived in the United States since the age of 8. She loves to spend time with family, and considers being mom to three wonderful daughters among her crowning achievements. Favorite family past times include going to the theatre, watching movies, and finding new recipes to prepare as a family.