-City you were born in?

Wilmot, South Dakota

-What is your morning beverage routine?

Warm bone broth, followed by coffee with some added ghee.

-Favorite thing about working at the co-op?

I enjoy living and promoting a healthy lifestyle and greatly enjoy being around like minded customers and employees.

-Song you never get sick of?

Battle of Sevastopol by Polina Gagarina

-Favorite bulk item?

Equal Exchange coffee

-Twin Bing, yay or nay?


-Must have condiment?


-Favorite activity in or around Sioux Falls?

Spending time in Mckennan Park, I love their flower gardens!

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

Gypsy Winds

-Favorite food?

A really good steak with bearnaise sauce.

-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 a really good steak with bearnaise sauce?

Cold bucket of water.

-What are your thoughts on Texas Instruments calculators?

I stay clear of them, I am old school.

-Most offensive smell of all time?

Cauliflower that has gone bad.

-Who or what is your nemesis?

How are modern food production system can promote certain products as “healthy”, when they are actually detrimental to our health.

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

Jordan Rueben when he is brainstorming. He has been a wellness pioneer and continues to be a health visionary.

-Most annoying thing on the planet?