Our Team - Miranda Backstrom

Miranda Backstrom

IT Support Analyst

What certifications do you hold? MS Access

When did you start working at IT Resource? August 5, 2019

Tell us something your colleagues don't know about you: My father, John Grega, was inducted into the Michigan Motor Sports Hall of Fame in 2003. My mother, Cindy Grega, has also received the “Pat Beebe Memorial Award” from the same organization, for her dedication to the sport in 2004.

What's the most interesting job you've ever had that was not IT related? I worked part time for an answering service which handled doctor offices, heating/cooling, funeral homes, hospice, VNS, towing, etc. Never a dull moment!

What was the last book you read? “Valley of the Dolls” by Jacqueline Susann

What's one thing you can't live without? My family! They are my support system and my foundation! I would be lost without them.

If you could meet one famous person, dead or alive, who would it be? I would have loved to meet John Lennon.

What's your favorite movie of all time? Fast Times at Ridgemont High

What's the best place you've ever travelled to? Germany

What do you consider to be your proudest moment in life so far? Giving birth to my daughter and soon watching her graduate from high school (class of 2020).

What's the best piece of advice you've ever received? When you’re older, you will be able to count your true friends on one hand ~also tied with~ Enjoy your youth because being an adult is a trap.

When you were younger, what did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be a famous singer like Crystal Gayle or Stevie Nicks.