Meet New Employees
NAME: Jennifer Edwards START DATE: May 18th, 2015
JOB TITLE: Admissions Data Coordinator
EDUCATION: Received her college degree at Illinois State University.
PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Real Estate Assistant at Katz Nowinski P.C.
INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Christopher Edwards-Husband; Emily and Abigail-Children
FAVORITE BOOK: Anything that makes me laugh out loud.
FAVORITE FOOD: Mexican and Italian
IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Peace Corp Volunteer
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Watching children's activities, walking, going to the gym, being outdoors, vacationing, and spending time with family and friends.
NAME: Robert Geiger START DATE: April 21st, 2015
EDUCATION: Received his B.A. in web development at Full Sail University.
PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Valley Sound Repair Technician
INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Lauren-Wife; Olivia- 7 year old daughter; Anthony-5 year old son.
FAVORITE QUOTE/MOTTO: "Do your best, forget the rest." ~P90X
FAVORITE BOOK: Wild at Heart ~John Eldredge
FAVORITE FOOD: Pizza
IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: This one! :)
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Music, billiards, and art.
NAME: Chris Beyer START DATE: March 31st, 2015
EDUCATION: Received his B.A. in History from Drake University. Completed his M.S. in Historic Preservation from Eastern Michigan University. Obtained his M.A. in Higher Education and Student Affairs in EMV as well.
PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Assistant Director of Residence Life at Case Western Reserve University
INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Carrie-Wife; Madelyn, Cameron, & Grayson-Children
FAVORITE BOOK: Mere Christianity ~C.S. Lewis, American Caesar ~William Manchester, Whistling Vivaldi ~Claude Steele, The Harry Potter Series ~J.K. Rowling
FAVORITE FOOD: Shepherd's Pie
IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Carpenter
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Racquetball, chess, and playing with my kids.
NAME: Rita Schulte START DATE: March 24th, 2015
PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Director of Membership & Marketing for the University of Illinois
FAVORITE BOOK: Name of the Rose ~Umberto Eco
FAVORITE FOOD: Anything with chocolate.
IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Curator at an Art Museum
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Baking, cooking, and winter hiking.
NAME: Yen Dao START DATE: March 1st, 2015
JOB TITLE: Coordinator of Student Success
EDUCATION: Received her B.S. in Psychology and Speech Communication. Further obtained her M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies at Iowa State University.
PREVIOUS EMPLOYER/TITLE: Learning Skills Program Specialist at Black Hawk College
INHABITANTS AT MY RESIDENCE: Phillip-Son; Emily-Roommate
FAVORITE QUOTE/MOTTO: "One day at a time"
FAVORITE BOOK: The Giver ~Lois Lowry
FAVORITE FOOD: Fruit
IN MY SECOND LIFE, MY DREAM JOB WOULD BE: Food critic or professional poker player.
HOBBIES/INTERESTS: Tennis, outdoors, games, and trying new foods.