Phone: (616) 774-4585Biography:
Number of seasons with the Griffins (through 2013-14): 1
What you love most about working for the Griffins: Getting to sell the best product in the AHL, alongside other passionate employees every day.
Favorite all-time Griffins players: Gustav Nyquist
Best thing about your job: That it doesnt feel like a job.
Hometown: Montrose, Michigan
States (and provinces or countries) youve lived in: Only Michigan
College degree/year/school: Bachelors of Applied Art (Sport Management) in 2013 at Central Michigan University
Sports idol(s) as a youth: Barry Sanders
Personal/professional hero(es): My mom. Ken Holland.
As a child, you dreamed of becoming: A helicopter pilot.
First job/your age: 16 years old working in my uncles church supply store.
Current dream job: General Manager for a pro team.
Other sports teams you've worked for: Detroit Red Wings, Traverse City Beach Bums and the Special Olympics.
Most memorable on-the-job mistake/embarrassing moment: Falling on the freshly smoothed ice my third game in.
Favorite charities/charitable causes: Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America
Sports played growing up: Football, baseball, basketball, soccer, track and cross country.
Favorite foods: Red Lobster biscuits, sliders, shakes and peanut butter
Favorite music artists: Tupac, The Doors, Led Zeppelin
Favorite sports movie: The Sandlot
Favorite book or author: J.K. Rowling, J.R.R. Tolkien, Jesse Ventura
Favorite pro/college sports teams (excluding Griffins): Detroit Red Wings/Tigers, and the Detroit Lions sigh.