Women's History Month 2019 Profile: Elaine Jones Quandt

Elaine Jones Quandt, Product Testing Coordinator

How would your peers describe your personality?

Responsible, helpful, uplifting, and generous.

When did you consider yourself a success? How did this make you feel?

Everyone measures success differently. At this moment I feel that I have accomplished so much, but I know my journey has many more obstacles.

What is the biggest challenge you have come across in your career and how did you handle this?

Being too critical on myself. I’ve learn that a little goes a long way and to ask my colleagues for advice when I have doubts.

What do you do to keep yourself motivated and interested in your work?

I surround myself with art and music.

What are you most proud of?

Having an open mind. I’m always wanting and willing to learn more within this industry. There is always room to grow.

What inspired you when you were younger?

Lisa Frank, I love color; all colors.

What nail color makes you feel most confident?

ORLY Lovella

What is a piece of advice you would give to young women?

Be yourself. Don’t let what others think change who you are.