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NAME: Chantel Brandhagen                                         START DATE: 07/07/2014

JOB TITLE: ITS System Administrator                                                                  

EDUCATION: BA-Women's Studies from SAU

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Myself and three teenagers

FAVORITE QUOTE/MOTTO: Never stop learning- Be free to make mistakes and learn from them to ensure the same mistake doesn't happen again. Those who have not made mistakes have less experience than those that have.

FAVORITE FOOD: Tacos and pizza

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Reading, gadgets such as android devices, technology, and singing.

NAME: Adam Chitwood                                           START DATE: 06/17/2014

JOB TITLE: Accounts Payable Assistant    

EDUCATION: AA-SCC

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Best Buy Home Theater Supervisor

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Wife-Candace and Children

FAVORITE BOOK: The Lord of The Rings             FAVORITE FOOD: Pizza

IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Writing a Star Wars script

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Film, home theater, and record collecting.

NAME: Alex Washington                                              START DATE: 06/17/2014

JOB TITLE: Assistant Director, Career Community and Connections

EDUCATION: Augustana College 2009- Business Administration; Wayne State College-Master's in Organizational Management                                                                 

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Admissions Representative at Wayne State College

FAVORITE BOOK: Never Eat Alone and The Energy Bus

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Reading, basketball, learning, and binge watching TV shows on Netflix.

NAME: Brandon Tidwell                                          START DATE: 06/16/2014

JOB TITLE: HR-Generalist

EDUCATION: BA-Communications; Minors in HR/Business Management

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Lowe's Home Improvement HR Manager

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Amanda-Wife, Liliana-Daughter, Carter-Son, and Luei-Dog

FAVORITE FOOD: Harris Pizza

IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Travel Host

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Church, fishing, and family time.

NAME: Samantha Crisp                                           START DATE: 06/02/2014

JOB TITLE: Special Collections

EDUCATION: BA in Music and History-UNC Chapel Hill; MSLS-UNC School of Information and Library Science

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Research Assistant

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Drew-Husband, Tiberius-Dog, and Jackie-Cat

FAVORITE QUOTE/MOTTO: "The heart of any great university is its library."

FAVORITE BOOK: A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens    

FAVORITE FOOD: Eastern NC-style BBQ

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Reading, spending time outdoors, and Zumba.

NAME: Julie Crockett                                        START DATE: 06/01/2014

JOB TITLE: Vice President of Advancement    

EDUCATION: BA-University of Iowa; Masters of Nonprofit Management- Regis University        

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Vice President of University Relations for Regis University

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Kevin-Spouse

FAVORITE MOVIE: Fried Green Tomatoes             

FAVORITE FOOD: Taco Pizza

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Iowa Hawkeyes, biking, walking, baking, and gardening.

NAME: Jared Johnson                                        START DATE: 05/12/2014

JOB TITLE: Director of Corporate Support Partnerships, and Marketing

EDUCATION: BA-Wheaton College

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Quad Cities Symphony Orchestra and Director of Marketing

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Beth-Wife and Thomas, Russell, Elliot, and Lucia-Children.

FAVORITE BOOK: The Moviegoer by Walker Percy    

FAVORITE FOOD:  Anything with nacho cheese

IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: A film director

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Books, movies, and time with the wife and kids.                                                      

NAME: Kim Warner                                            START DATE: 04/28/2014

JOB TITLE: Student Accountant   

EDUCATION: BS-Iowa State University                                                      

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Retired from Kraft Foods. Worked in training, HR, and operations.

FAVORITE QUOTE/MOTTO: Take time and enjoy the moment.

FAVORITE BOOK: Any biography             

FAVORITE FOOD: Onion Rings

IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Traveling the world

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Traveling, reading, and spending time with family and friends.