-City you were born in?

Sioux Falls, South Dakota

-What is your morning beverage routine?

Single origin coffee brewed via pour over or French press.

-Favorite thing about working at the co-op?

I love working at a place that focuses on health/wellness, as I am a health/wellness geek! I also love being a part of a place that champions the cooperative business model.

-Song you never get sick of?

Saturdays by Chevelle

-Favorite bulk item?

Redmond Real Salt

-Twin Bing, yay or nay?

Nay all day!

-Must have condiment?

Extra virgin olive oil.

-Favorite activity in or around Sioux Falls?

Biking/running/walking through downtown and at Tuthill.

-If you had a boat, what would you name it?

Olive Oil

-Favorite food?

Berkshire pork chops from the Cornucopia cooked on my smoker.

-For the rest of your life, would you rather be woken up every day by a bucket of ice cold water to your face, or go without Berkshire pork chops from the Cornucopia cooked on your smoker?

Cold water, no question!

-What are your thoughts on Texas Instruments calculators?

They bring back memories of a “legal” method of playing Tetris in school.

-Most offensive smell of all time?

Rotten fish!

-Who or what is your nemesis?

Flavored coffee beans! What a disgrace towards such an amazing, delicious, wonderful, perfect little bean.

-If you could read 1 persons mind, who would it be and in what context?

The first person who roasted, brewed and drank coffee. I can’t fathom what was going through their head when they were enjoying the first cup of coffee!

-Most annoying thing on the planet?

Soggy lettuce!!