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Alumni Office Hours with Patricia Poon: Customer Engineer, Google | From Serving Tables to Google: A 10-Year Career Lookback

November 29 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The Centre for Student Involvement and Careers is excited to bring you a virtual mentorship and networking opportunity to connect with UBC Alumna, Patricia Poon. This event is open to all students and alumni.

Please prepare one question for Patricia’s Office Hour and email it to: amir.hariri@ubc.ca. You will also be given an opportunity to ask your questions during the event.

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From Serving Tables to Google: A 10-Year Career Lookback

Patricia Poon is a 2017 BCom graduate, majoring in Finance and Business Technology Management, based in Los Angeles, CA. Prior to her current role as a Customer Engineer at Google, she was a Technical Program Manager at Airbnb and a Digital Consulting Team Lead in Accenture’s Toronto office.

Since graduating, she has 6 years experience designing, building, and launching software products for banks, retailers, and governments. Pat is passionate about trust, safety, accessibility, and sustainability in software and technology platforms.

She is eager to answer your questions about financial aid while studying, extracurriculars in university, setting and achieving career goals, job searching, salary negotiation, being an Asian woman in tech, working in the US as a Canadian, and continued education.

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Attending an Office Hour is an excellent opportunity for you to expand your network and participate in an open, round-table discussion with alumni.

Please email us at recruit.talent@ubc.ca if you require accommodations to access this event due to an ongoing medical condition and/or disability.