Employee Spotlight – Ketsia Massé
Meet Ketsia Massé!
Ketsia started out at EVERFI over two years ago as a member of our K-12 Services team and now she is working on our Content & Editorial team in Product Development at EVERFI.
What is your role & how long have you been at EVERFI?
I’m a Learner Experience Associate on the Product Development team and I’ve been at EVERFI for 2 years.
What is your favorite thing about working at EVERFI?
My favorite thing about working at EVERFI is definitely the people that work I get to work with everyday. My team is incredibly creative, intelligent, and they’re always willing to help each other out. I appreciate working in such a collaborative environment alongside talented colleagues.
How has your career grown since starting at the company?
I started working in our K-12 services department as a K-12 Program Coordinator and eventually focused primarily on inbound marketing soon after joining the company. I have since transitioned to content and editorial work on the Product Development team this spring. Each of these roles has given me the opportunity to grow at the company and learn different aspects of our business.
If you could travel anywhere in the world with all of the money in the world, where would you go?
I’d probably go to the Maldives & the Seychelles first.
What is one thing you cannot resist?
I have a really bad sweet tooth so I cannot resist a good dessert.
Tell us something that might surprise us about you.
Fun fact: In the 6th grade, I collected Snapple Caps and sometimes the flavor of the Snapple would match my outfit for the day.
What is something you learned in the last week?
I learned about a very useful tool in Google Docs that allows you to compare multiple documents and identify differences between them, which is especially helpful for my work in the content creation & editing process for our courses.
Where is your favorite place to be?
Asheville, North Carolina.
If you could choose anyone, who would you choose as your mentor?
What are 3 words you would use to describe EVERFI?
Energetic, Forward-Thinking, Innovative.
How do you balance your career and family (life)?
This has been a bit more challenging with quarantining at home, but I’ve set hard start and stop times for when to begin the work day and end the work day to establish a work/life balance.
What’s your favorite indoor/outdoor activity?
Enjoying a good read in front of the fireplace or outside on a beautiful day.
What is your greatest fear? (and backstory if work appropriate)
What is your favorite book?
Hard to pick a favorite but the last great book I read was This is How You Lose her by Junot Díaz.
What gets you most excited to come to work every day?
Tackling pressing social issues through education that reached millions of learners gets me very excited to come to work each day at EVERFI.
What about EVERFI’s mission and or values gets you fired up to come to work?
Always ask “Did you matter today?” motivates me to make every day count towards achieving our greater mission of creating scalable learning solutions for learners of all age groups, all while tackling society’s most challenging issues.