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Humberto (Bert) Gonzalez Jr., Records Management

How would you describe your role at J. Cruz & Associates?
I systematically control the generation and growth of records of all business-relate documents throughout their life cycle while organizing, maintaining and protecting the firm’s information database on a daily basis, in both paper and electronic forms.

How long have you worked at J. Cruz & Associates?
I have worked at J. Cruz & Associates for 13 years.

What’s one work accomplishment that you’re really proud of?
My proudest accomplishment is learning a new technology by myself and completing the project all alone within the deadline.

What’s the most rewarding experience you’ve had while working at J. Cruz & Associates?
The most rewarding aspect of my job is to constantly develop the skills you need to succeed in the future and helping to foster the growth of the team.

What’s one thing that clients/potential clients might be surprised to know about J. Cruz & Associates?
Winning a Supreme Court Case and being published!

What’s one professional skill you’re currently working on and why?
Leadership.  As I train new employees/Interns for summer positions I focus on setting a good example, being a motivational presence, and being responsible which in turn helps with the production of work and efficiency.

Describe J. Cruz & Associates in three words
Determined, Reliable, Experienced

What’s your favorite quote?
Favorite Quote around the office: “Sounnnndsss Gooood”

What’s one (non-work related) accomplishment you’re really proud of?
My Sneaker Collection

Who has been the most influential person in your life, and why?
My mother. She has always taught me to work hard and be polite to others. Two characteristics that are deeply embedded in me.