Edlym Montalvo Taco
Edlym Montalvo Taco
Peer Mentor
Hometown:
Richardson, Texas.
High School:
Richardson High School.
Major:
Accounting (BBA).
What did you want to be when you were growing up?

Forensic Accountant or Meteorologist.

What career are you working toward?

Accounting (Working on my masters in Fall 2023 at UTA. Graduating with my BBA here in UNT in May 2023.

When you were in high school, how did you choose your career path?

I chose my career path by deciding which university/college best fits my love of math and numbers and other interests that would suit me.

Who inspires you?

I would say my mom and my AVID teacher: Mrs. Brown.

What three traits best describe you?

Determined, Active, Kind.

What are your skills or talents that most people don’t know about?

Knowing the tech stuff like Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, or communication like Zoom. Time management (one of my best skills), communication between people (experience through my summer jobs) and being able to handle conflict.

What's your favorite place in the world?

Anywhere that has a good view of the stars.

If you could visit any place you’ve never been, where would you go?

Either Norway or Tokyo.

What do you enjoy when you're not working or studying?

Watching anime, Disney/Marvel movies, reading books or comics, and playing video games.

What are your favorite books and/or movies?

Some of my favorite movies include The Avengers, The Book of Life and Turning Red..

Who is your favorite musician/band?

I like all genres of music.

What is your favorite meal?

My favorite meal is spaghetti alfredo with chicken and broccoli.

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