Director of Accounting and Tax
Phone: (616) 774-4585 ext. 3032
Number of seasons with the Griffins (including 2022-23): 27
What you love most about working for the Griffins: I enjoy the variety of working with and assisting co-workers and customers while performing standard accounting functions. I also enjoy the creativity of the accounting and personnel elements of my position.
Favorite Griffins memory: Hosting the 1996-97 IHL All Star Game.
Favorite all-time Griffins players: Matt Ruchty and Chris Szysky.
Hometown: Middleville, MI
States you’ve lived in: Michigan
Spouse’s name/when you were married: Steve and I were married in 1994.
Pets: Two cats named Fatty Magee and Sneezy.
College: Paralegal degree from Ferris State University, 1988, and a Bachelors degree in Managerial Accounting from Davenport University.
Personal/professional heroes: My dad
As a child you dreamed of becoming: An attorney
First job: When I was 14, I worked at the Curly Cone serving food and ice cream.
Current dream job: Personal shopper
Other sports teams you’ve worked for: Grand Rapids Rampage—Arena Football League.
If you could trade places for a day with another person, who would it be?: A Crime Scene Investigator—a real one, not an actor on TV.
Favorite charities or causes: Susan G. Komen Foundation
Sports played growing up: Volleyball
Hidden (or not-so-hidden) talents: Cooking and baking
Favorite foods: Chocolate and french fries
Favorite music artists: Eric Clapton, BB King, Kid Rock, Reba, and Bon Jovi.
Favorite sports movie: Miracle and Bull Durham
Favorite website: Zappos.com
Favorite subject in elementary school: Math
Favorite spectator sports: Horse racing
Favorite recreational activities/hobbies: Horseback riding and working out.