Name: William Smith
Job title: Executive Aide, MBA Programs Office
Job duties: Manage appointments for Dean Riddle and just try to do whatever I can to make her life easier. I also help direct students, schedule rooms and make sure our office runs smoothly.
How long have you worked at GW: Three years.
What’s best, so far, about working here: The people I come in contact with, and interacting with ambitious students.
What’s something your co-workers do not know about you: I can knit, though I’m very much a novice.
Where did you grow up: I was born and raised in El Paso, Texas, but I’ll usually say Las Cruces, N.M., since I spent a good portion of my life there.
Family: My partner and two dogs (a bullmastiff/boxer mix and a pit bull).
Any hobbies?: Reading, I occasionally do some writing, games and movies.
What do you enjoy doing on the weekend: Spending time with neighbors, lots of movies and taking the dogs to Rock Creek Park.
Favorite vacation spots: California is growing on me though I wouldn’t mind taking some international trips.
A favorite book: Le Morte d’Arthur, The Count of Monte Cristo and Drive
A favorite movie: Dogma
A favorite food: Green chile-chicken enchiladas
Phone: (202) 994-5095