Tonia Lott

Tonia Lott

Specialist-Network Support


AT&T

Milestones

Milestones

My road in life took a while to figure out.
thought I wanted to be a doctor
wanted to be a nurse
went to school found other areas I liked
had some life changes (kids)
finished school started working
found that I like networking
took my certification
applied for jobs within networking
Keep following my journey
Education

Education

highschool
High School
Stephan J Watts Kearny High School
undergrad
Bachelor
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Capital Community College
Career

Career

Specialist-Network Support

Make sure that Movies and Television show are available for rental for Video on Demand

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Technology
Technology
Television
Television
Problem Solving
Problem Solving

Day to Day

We make sure that movies and television show are available for customers to rent on TV. We trouble shoot the videos when there is a problem with the video for example no audio, picture freezing or glitches . We also maintain the servers that hold the movies that makes it able for customers to watch the movies and tv shows available for Video on Demand

Skills & Qualities Beyond School

I got Certified Network Associate and Certified Network Associate in Security Certification , I was a technical support representative, and I took training in Microsoft software and Training on SQL .

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for middle school students

Make sure you like computer networking, problem solving and patience. This is a growing field and technology will only develop more and more

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

undergrad
Bachelor
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Hurdles

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Society in General:

"You should have state on path and finished nursing school"

I had to do what I loved doing because in the end what makes me happy is what matters the most ,

Challenges I Overcame

Having kids early
Having kids early

I had kids at a young age and it deterred me for a moment. I work several jobs to take care of them,in the end I realized the best way to raise them was to show my kids me achieving my goals and working hard to get them and to never give up