Paragon Welcomes Anna McCarty

Intern, Anna McCarty

We're excited to welcome Anna McCarty as an Intern to the Paragon team! Anna will spend a portion of the summer assisting the sales, recruiting and marketing teams.

1. Born and raised? Waukee, Iowa

2. Favorite sports team? Iowa Hawkeyes

3. Undergraduate and major: Sophomore at the University of Iowa majoring in finance, Business Analytics & Information Systems, and Risk Management &Insurance

4. Favorite book? The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

5. When you were little, what did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be a veterinarian

6. Any siblings: An older brother and a little sister

7.  Activities or clubs you were in growing up: Soccer, Swimming, and Battle of the Books

8. If you could live anywhere, where would it be? Iowa      

9. Favorite quote/motto: “Learning never exhausts the mind.” – Leonardo da Vinci    

10. Favorite musician or band? Zach Lane Bryan            

11. Passions: History

12. What do you like to do in your free time? Play board games with friends      

13. Have you ever met anyone famous, a story to tell? Shawn Johnson

14. Idols/those you looked up (or look up) to? My parents

15. Any pets? My dog, Cooper

16  Favorite place to travel? Sanibel Island        

17.  Proudest accomplishments: Earning a full tuition scholarship to the University of Iowa

18. Favorite movie: Murder on the Orient Express

19. New hobbies? Playing guitar

21.  Favorite tv show: Friends

21.  How would your closest friends describe you? Witty and Charismatic

22. What game show do you think you could win? Don’t Forget the Lyrics

23. What is your favorite board game? Catan

24.  Sweet or savory? Sweet

25. What’s your secret talent? Wordle

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