Day: June 23, 2023

Finding and Following Passion to First Job: Asia Motta ’22 ’23 Lands Dream Role with Covia Holdings

Asia Motta
Asia Motta ’22 ’23 began her career in May after graduating with her master’s degree from Michigan Tech in April.

Anastasia “Asia” Motta’s ’22 ’23 first post-college job happens to be everything she could have dreamed of. After earning her BS in engineering management in 2022, followed by achieving the Master in Engineering Management the following spring, Motta is now a Continuous Improvement Engineer with Oregon, Illinois-based Covia Holdings. Motta, from Rockford, Michigan, fills a brand new role for the sand mining company. Her position is tasked with evaluating mining operations and sand processing to identify inefficiencies, safety concerns, and areas for improvement. Then, she develops and manages collaborative projects focused on those key issues.