Peer Mentor Profile – Marianela Laconi

Laconi_MarianelaYear of graduation: 2017
Major: Health Care Administration with Public Health emphasis
Minor: Management
Career Goals: To work in a primary care facility as an administrator.

Classes taken at Mary Baldwin: HCA 101/125/230/245/250; BUAD 104/200/208/230; POLS 100; PSYC 101; ENG 102; PHIL 102; HIST 102; INT 103; SOC 112; SPAN 127; MATH 159; BIOL 252; COMM 280

Areas of strongest academic interest/strength: Health Care Administration, Spanish, and College Algebra


Sport: Tennis
Hobby: Reading
Band: 30 Seconds to Mars
Song: “Gypsy” By Lady Gaga
Color: Blue
Food: Bacon Cheese Fries
Book: Delirium
Movie: The Avengers (action); The Birdcage (Comedy)
Actor: Tom Hiddleston
Actress: Meryl Streep


Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Siblings: 2 older brothers (twins), German and Gabriel
Pets: I consider my brothers’ dogs to be my pets as well. There are four in total: Tike, Apollo, Jag, and Shelby
Favorite trips: Disney World and Universal Studios