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NAME: Jill Harris        START DATE: August 2014

JOB TITLE: Accounts Payable Assistant

EDUCATION: Received her B.A. of Human Resources from Northern Illinois University and an additional B.A. of Accounting from Western Illinois University. 

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Walgreens Assisitant Manager

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Husband, son, daughter, and step-son. 

FAVORITE QUOTE/MOTTO: "If you can dream it, you can do it." ~Walt Disney 

FAVORITE BOOK: Creating Magic: 10 Common Sense Leadership Strategies from a Life at Disney ~Lee Cockerell

FAVORITE FOOD: Mexican Food

IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Human resources, accounting or interior design.

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Reading, shopping, Disney, music, photography, and my kids.

NAME: Clarissa Thompson      START DATE: September 22nd, 2014

JOB TITLE: Assistant Director of Student Employment & Campus Internships

EDUCATION: Received her B.A. at Augustana College located in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Received her M.A. in Historical Administration at Eastern Illinois University.

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Rock Island Arsenal Army Sustainment Command Archives, Digital Archivist

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Wade-Fiancé 

FAVORITE QUOTE/MOTTO: Om Bhrum Namah (Pure Potentiality)

FAVORITE BOOK: The Power of Now ~Eckhart Tolle

FAVORITE FOOD: Pizza

IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Currently, Clarissa instructs yoga which has been a dream of hers for a long time.

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Yoga, specifically Ashtanga Yoga and Jewelry making.

NAME: Carla Romen     START DATE:  August 29th, 2014

JOB TITLE: Director of Process Improvement

EDUCATION: Received her MBA degree from St. Ambrose University.

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Lean Director at Genesis

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Ned-Husband

FAVORITE BOOK:  Pillars of the Earth ~Ken Follet

FAVORITE FOOD: Salads of any kind.

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Golf, walking, grandson/family events.

NAME: Jayna Gallagher     START DATE: October 20th, 2014
 
JOB TITLE: Assistant Director of Annual Giving

EDUCATION: Graduated St. Ambrose with a B.A. of Business Administration.

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Marketing Coordinator for Nehlsen Communications

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Kerry-Husband; Nora-Daughter

FAVORITE BOOK: Goodnight Moon ~Margaret Wise Brown

FAVORITE FOOD: Thai Food

IMY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: A food critic.

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Cooking, traveling, reading, and running.

NAME: Justin McDanel   START DATE: September 22nd, 2014

JOB TITLE: Web applications Programmer

EDUCATION: Received his Bachelor's from St. Ambrose University in 2010. 

PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Designer/developer at Mandle Design Inc.

INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Wife-Amanda; Dog-Jake; Cats-Persia & Casmere; Hedgehog-Penny

FAVORITE BOOK: Fight Club ~Chuck Palahniuk

FAVORITE FOOD: Mexican, pepperoni pizza, beef jerky, and Sweet Potato Ale. 

IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Brew Master

HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Photography, art, zombies, walking dead, cafe racers, coffer, and travel.