Meet Grace Cerda!

Junior Sales Representative

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What path brought you to Shamrock Financial?

I came here because I was coming to work with my dad, Juan Cerda, so much that I actually wanted to be paid for it.


What do you have a knack for professionally?

I always like to think of what is next and how something can be improved in order to bring in more business.


What would your ideal clients say about you?

My ideal client would say that I am a good conversationalist and am very bubbly on the phone.


What are you most passionate about professionally?

I am passionate about always doing the best job I can for my team!


And personally, what are you passionate about?

Personally, I am passionate about traveling. I went to Italy with my school a year ago and absolutely loved the feeling of being in a new place with so much to see. I now have a long list of places that I want to visit one day.


What’s your favorite way to spend a Sunday afternoon?

My favorite way to spend a Sunday afternoon is reading a book or walking my dog, although I’m usually doing homework I saved for the last minute!


Where did you grow up?

I grew up in Bristol, Rhode Island but will soon be leaving to go to college!


Do you participate in any volunteer activities?

During the school year I go to a soup kitchen twice a month, and I also run a Women’s Rights Club at school where we collect sanitary items twice a year and donate them to Crossroads.


Have you ever won any awards or medals?

At my school I’ve won accolades for Spanish and Math. Recently I received the URI Alumni Award.


What would be impossible for you to give up?

Starbucks.