Raquel D. Ubana

Payroll Department Manager

Degree in Human Resource Management, San Francisco State University

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Areas of Expertise

I specialize in payroll. It's interesting to me that most people have no clue what is involved in the payroll process, both on the employer and employee levels. I enjoy working with numbers because there is always an answer that can ultimately be proved.

Why I Do What I Do

I just happened upon this job 11 years ago, and it evolved into a career. I actually love that it is somewhat routine and the deadlines are usually predictable — it makes planning easy.

What I Do When I'm Not Working

Traveling, eating, spending time with my nieces, spinning, reading.

My Clients Would Never Guess...

. . . that I've become so dependent on my 10-key that I can't do simple math in my head anymore.

What's For Breakfast


I Take My Coffee...

Black. Preferably an Americano.

If I Were an Animal, I'd Be...

. . . a penguin, because they get to spend their time in the water, they are super cute, and they are quiet observers (much like me).

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