Phone: (616) 774-4585 ext. 3005Biography:
Number of seasons with the Griffins (through 2011-12): 8
What you love most about working for the Griffins: I love watching our fans have a great time at our games!
Favorite Griffins memory: During our 2009 STH Party, I danced the "YMCA" with several co-workers on the arena concourse.
Favorite all-time Griffins players: Kopecky, Meech, Bootland, Lebda, Ellis.
Best thing about your job: The best thing about my job is that every day and every game is different! I love being a part of an organization that brings fun, family entertainment to the community!
Hometown: Grand Rapids
States (and provinces or countries) youve lived in: Ohio, Indiana, California and many different parts of Florida
Spouses name/year you were married: Steve / 1993
Children: 1 daughter
Pets (name, type of animal): 1 dog - miniature, long-haired Dauchsund and 1 cat - short-haired, black.
College degree/year/school: Bachelor in Accounting, 1992, Davenport College of Business (before it became a University).
First job/your age: Ponderosa Steakhouse on 28th St in Wyoming at the age of 16.
Proudest professional accomplishment: Acquiring my 4 year college degree by attending full-time classes in the evening, while working a full-time job during the day in 4 years.
Most exciting/unique thing youve done or place youve visited: I went on my first mission trip this past August to Guatemala.
Favorite foods: Pizza, burritos, burgers
Favorite music artists: Chris Tomlin, Casting Crowns, DC Talk
Favorite spectator sports: Hockey, football
Favorite pro/college sports teams (excluding Griffins): Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Steelers