Phone: (616) 774-4585Biography:
Number of seasons with the Griffins (through 2013-14): 1
What you love most about working for the Griffins: The city's love for the team.
Favorite all-time Griffins players: Jimmy Howard
Best thing about your job: Walking into Van Andel Arena every morning.
Hometown: Troy, Michigan
States (and provinces or countries) youve lived in: California, Michigan
College degree/year/school: BBA Advertising, BA Film, 2013, Western Michigan University
Sports idol(s) as a youth: Chris Osgood
Personal/professional hero(es): Steve Jobs, Norm Cash
As a child, you dreamed of becoming: An architect.
First job/your age: Noodles and Company at age 16.
Current dream job: Executive Producer for HBO Sports
Other sports teams you've worked for: Kalamazoo College Hornets, WMU Broncos
Proudest professional accomplishment: Music Video on MTV/Made video for newest FSD Girl
Most memorable on-the-job mistake/embarrassing moment: I forget to press record way too often.
Favorite charities/charitable causes: The Global Poverty Project
Most exciting/unique thing youve done or place youve visited: Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Sports played growing up: Baseball, soccer, hockey
An interesting fact about you: My dad took me to see the Wings win the cup in DC in 1998
Favorite foods: Steak, artichokes, fish tacos.
Favorite music artists: Black Keys, LCD Soundsystem, Arcade Fire, RHCP
Favorite sports movie: Rookie of the Year, Field of Dreams
Favorite book or author: The Last Lecture
Favorite subject in elementary school: History
Favorite spectator sports: Hockey, football, baseball
Favorite pro/college sports teams (excluding Griffins): Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Tigers, Detroit Lions, MSU Spartans
Favorite recreational activities/hobbies: Golf, reading, skateboarding