2018-2019 Staff Profiles

 

 The following profiles are here to help you when and if you are looking for a little way to bless our staff during birthdays, holidays, etc. This list in no way implies that our staff expect anything from our families.

Updated 8/2/18

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Name: Breanne Berg  Birthday:
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Name: Gwen Berge   Birthday: 8/4
Fast Food Restaurant: Solos, Brueggers
Fine Dining Restaurant: Olive Garden/Redstone
Kind of Pizza: All
Dessert: Nuts
Candy: Chocolate
Beverage: Naked Juice, Coffee
Type of Book/Author: Biography, Historical Fiction
Type of Music: Classical, Contemporary Christian, Broadway
Hobbies/Special Interests: Theater/sporting events
Indulgence: Tea, Coffee
Gift Certificate: Restaurant/REI

Name: Joanne Burton   Birthday: 8/2
Fast Food Restaurant: Solos Pizza or Subway
Fine Dining Restaurant: Biaggis or Olive Garden
Kind of Pizza: Hawaiian
Dessert: Strawberry Cheesecake
Candy: Dark chocolate
Beverage: Dr. Pepper
Type of Book/Author: Anything by Max Lucado
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Classical guitar, or anything by James Taylor
Hobbies/Special Interests: Gardening, singing, walking
Indulgence: Massages, pedicures
Gift Certificate: Christopher and Banks, or Kohls

Name: Dan Campion   Birthday: 11/1
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle
Fine Dining Restaurant: Original Pancake House, St. Petersburg (Robbinsdale)
Kind of Pizza: Jets
Dessert: Cheesecake, 7-Layer Bars, Special K Bars
Candy: Dark Chocolate
Beverage: Root Beer Float
Type of Book/Author: Christian Topics, John MacArthur, RC Sproul, Alistair Begg; mysteries
Type of Music/Artist/Group
(What CDs Do I Listen To) Sermons by John MacArthur, RC Sproul, James MacDonald, Alistair Begg, Colin Smith
Hobbies/Special Interests: Reading, biking, camping
Indulgence: Lasagna
Gift Certificate: Cub Foods

Name: Lori Crellin   Birthday: 7/4
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle, Culvers
Fine Dining Restaurant: Manny’s Steakhouse, Pittsburgh Blue
Kind of Pizza: Sausage or Deluxe
Dessert: Special K Bars, Brownies with Ice Cream
Candy: Reeses Peanut Butter Cups, Peanut M&M’s or Hersheys with Almond
Beverage: Sonic Cherry Limeade or Chick-Fil-A Lemonade, Dunn Bros. Coffee with Cream, Water (I can’t believe I gave up Pop!)
Type of Book/Author: Christian
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Gaither Vocal Band or Contemporary Christian
Hobbies/Special Interest: Golf, Basketball, Softball, Biking, Hiking, Walking, Drawing, Going on Road Trips
Indulgence: Finding great deals at TJ Maxx or Marshalls
Gift Certificate: Costco, Marshalls/TJ Maxx, Dick’s Sporting Goods

Name: Leslie Cryer   Birthday: 12/15
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Name: Cindy Dreblow   Birthday: 1/17
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle, Jimmy Johns, Solos
Fine Dining Restaurant: P.F. Chang, Any Steakhouse
Kind of Pizza: Veggie
Dessert: Chocolate Molten Cake
Candy: Snickers
Beverage: Coke, Coffee (hot or cold)
Type of Book/Author: Fiction – Anything really, I love to read
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Most anything but Country
Hobbies/Special Interests: Ceramics, painting, photography, cooking, water sports
Indulgence: Shoes, Purses, Jewelry, Perfume (Clinique Happy)!
Gift Certificate: Any

Name: Connie Elert   Birthday: 12/14
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle or Grabbagreen
Fine Dining Restaurant: Chili’s
Kind of Pizza: Gluten Free – hard to find
Dessert: Gluten free only
Candy: Mike and Ike’s
Beverage: Vanilla Latte
Type of Book/Author: Classics
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Hobbies/Special Interests: Quilting, road trips
Indulgence: Coffee
Gift Certificate: Starbuck’s/Caribou, Kohl’s, Hy-Vee, Whole Foods

Name: Madison Farnham  Birthday:
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Name: Jim Farrant   Birthday: 7/2
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle
Fine Dining Restaurant: Culvers
Kind of Pizza: Punches
Dessert: Pecan Pie
Candy: No Preference
Beverage: Coffee (Dark Roast), Root Beer
Type of Book/Author: Biographies, historical/historical fiction, social issues
Type of Music/Artist/Group: All Kinds
Hobbies/Special Interests: Canoeing, outdoors
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Gift Certificate: The Home Depot, Barnes and Noble, Coffee Shops

Name: Edith Ford   Birthday: 11/3
Fast Food Restaurant: Noodles, Baja Sol
Fine Dining Restaurant: Anything
Kind of Pizza: Veggie
Dessert: Avoids Treats
Candy: Avoids Treats
Beverage: Juices-any kind
Type of Book/Author: Non-Fiction-Not anything specific
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Casting Crowns, Anything on KTIS
Hobbies/Special Interests: Bicycling, Clogging/Dancing
Indulgence: Massage
Gift Certificate: Target, Trader Joes

Name: Philip Freeberg   Birthday: 12/26
Fast Food Restaurant: Subway
Fine Dining Restaurant: Any
Kind of Pizza: Pepperoni
Dessert: Ice Cream
Candy: Tootsie Pops
Beverage: Root Beer, Orange
Type of Book/Author: Classic Continental Literature
Type of Music/Artist/Group: No Favorite
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Indulgence: Sushi
Gift Certificate: Wal-Mart

Name: Linda Gabrielson   Birthday: 4/13
Fast Food: Subway, Panera
Fine Dining Restaurant: Red Lobster or anywhere quiet (not spicy food)
Kind of Pizza: Hawaiian pizza. Especially Papa Murphy’s or Jet’s (sesame crust, but no bacon)
Dessert: Grasshopper cookies; frozen yogurt; or Breyers’ mint chocolate chip ice cream
Candy: Dark Chocolate, especially with raspberry or peanut butter
Beverage: Diet Dr. Pepper, dark hot chocolate, apple cider
Type of Book/Author: Almost any recent Christian book
Type of Music/Artist/ Group: Tenth Avenue North, Contemporary Christian
Hobbies/Special Interests: Musicals, photo albums (Creative Memories)
Indulgence: Massage, pedicures, flowers
Gift Certificate: JC Penny’s, Schuler Shoes, Pier I

Name: Heidi Gardner   Birthday: 11/4
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle, Punch Pizza, Crisp and Green
Fine Dining Restaurant: Rojo, Pizza Luce
Kind of Pizza: Veggie
Dessert: Lemon Bars
Candy: York Peppermint Patties, Good N Plenty
Beverage: Coffee, Izzi
Type of Book/Author: Historical Fiction, Personal/Spiritual Growth
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Contemporary Christian, NeedtoBreathe, Tenth Ave N
Hobbies/Special Interests: Cooking/Baking, Reading, Puzzles, Board Games, Traveling
Indulgence: Time with friends, theatre, shopping
Gift Certificate: TJ Maxx, Nordstrom Rack, Target, Caribou

Name: Jane Goski  Birthday:
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Name: Janaya Gurewitz   Birthday: 5/17
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle, Panera, Brueggers
Fine Dining Restaurant: Rainforest Cafe, P.F. Chang’s
Kind of Pizza: Any kind of flat bread or thin crust pizza!
Dessert: Frozen Yogurt, Cookie Dough, chocolate covered bananas
Candy: Dark Chocolate, skittles
Beverage: Diet Dr. Pepper, almond milk latte
Type of Book/Author: Spiritual/Personal growth books
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Needtobreathe, Hillsong, worship, Ben Rector, Dave Barnes
Hobbies/Special Interest: Soccer, art
Indulgence: Shopping/Clothes
Gift Certificate: Target, Marshall’s, Caribou

Name:  Dan Hardman   Birthday: 5/2
Fast Food Restaurant: Jamba Juice, Pieology
Fine Dining Restaurant: Biaggi’s
Kind of Pizza: Canadian Bacon, Double Mushroom, Double Red Onions, Double Black Olives, Spinach (Yes, that is one pizza)
Dessert: Chocolate Chip cookies, ice cream, cheesecake
Candy: Chocolate Covered Macadamia nuts
Beverage: Water, Lite Arnie Palmers, Ice Black Raspberry, Decaf vanilla latte
Type of Book/Author: historical fiction or non-fiction
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Switchfoot, Matt Maher, Blanca, Skillet, Fireflight, Lacrea, Mat Kearney, DC Talk
Hobbies/Special Interests: Cycling (both road and mountain), Fused Glass, playing piano
Indulgence: Getting away
Gift Certificate: Caribou, Jamba Juice, Teavanna, Amazon

Name: Kate Heintzelman  Birthday:
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Name: Julie Herman   Birthday: 9/24
Fast Food Restaurant: Panera
Fine Dining Restaurant: Biaggi’s, Gianni’s, Jax Café
Kind of Pizza: Margherita at Solos or Punch
Dessert: Never met a dessert I didn’t like
Candy: Junior Mints, Chocolate Toffee Almonds
Beverage: Coffee
Type of Book/Author: Jan Karon, Francine Rivers
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Love MOST kinds
Hobbies/Special Interests: Reading, cooking classes, travel
Indulgence: Naps, spa services
Gift Certificate: Caribou, Starbucks, Williams Sonoma

Name: Richard Hinz   Birthday: 5/09
Fast Food Restaurant: Chic-fil-a
Fine Dining Restaurant: Granite City, Burger Jones
Kind of Pizza: Dominos
Dessert: Dairy Queen, brownies, double chocolate cookies
Candy: Reeses
Beverage: Coffee
Type of Book/Author: Classics/Orwell, Hemingway, Steinbeck, etc.
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Rock/Pearl Jam, The 4onthefloor
Hobbies/Special Interest: Outdoors, home improvement, auto repair (tools)
Indulgence: Vikings Football. Every Game
Gift Certificate: Target, Holiday (gas station), Trader Joe’s, Barnes & Noble

Name: Julie Hirte   Birthday: 2/4
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle
Fine Dining Restaurant: Any Italian Restaurant
Kind of Pizza: Veggie
Dessert: Tiramisu
Candy: Snickers, Twizzlers
Beverage: Coffee/Tea
Type of Book/Author: Christian Fiction/Political Thrillers
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Christian, 70s
Hobbies/Special Interests: Quilting, Reading, Bike Riding
Indulgence: Good Coffee, Theater
Gift Certificate: Any Restaurant

Name: Sarah Hlavacek   Birthday: 7/26
Fast Food Restaurant: Noodles, Jimmy Johns, Chipotle
Fine Dining Restaurant: Olive Garden
Kind of Pizza: Pepperoni
Dessert: Cheesecake
Candy: Twix, Peanut Butter M&Ms
Beverage: Any type of Coffee
Type of Book/Author: Mystery novels
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Any/all
Hobbies/Special Interests: Scrapbooking, hiking, waterskiing
Indulgence: Movies, manicure/pedicure
Gift Certificate: Target, Maurices, Michaels

Name: Luis Holguin   Birthday: 2/20
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle
Fine Dining Restaurant: Biaggi’s or El Loro
Kind of Pizza: Little Caesars
Dessert: Ice-Cream
Candy: Chocolate
Beverage: Sprite
Type of Book/Author: Documentary
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Latin
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Indulgence: Being Home/Sports
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Name: Priscilla Horn   Birthday: 3/18
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle, Noodles & Co., Qdoba
Fine Dining Restaurant: The Cheesecake Factory, Red Lobster
Kind of Pizza: Fire-roasted with lots of meat and veggies
Dessert: French Silk Pie
Candy: Dark Chocolate
Beverage: Kombucha, dark roast coffee
Type of Book/Author: spiritual growth – Ann Voskamp or Lysa Terkeurst, Historical Fiction
Type of Music/Artist/Group: easy listening, contemporary Christian
Hobbies/Special Interests: Reading, walking, decorating
Indulgence: Theater, shopping, time in the sun

Name: Mary Jacobson   Birthday: 4/23
Fast Food Restaurant: Taco Bell, Leeann Chins, Chipotle, Noodles
Fine Dining Restaurant: P.F. Chang, Buca, Biaggi’s
Kind of Pizza: Pepperoni & Green Olive
Dessert: Chocolate Mousse, Cheesecake
Candy: CHOCOLATE-Love Dove Dark Chocolate
Beverage: Water, Ice Tea
Type of Book/Author: Jan Karon, Agatha Christie, Donald Miller, Henri Nouwen, Historical, Mysteries, Biographies, Autobiographies
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Contemporary Christian, Crooners, Big Band, Jazz, Blue Grass, Oldies, etc.
Hobbies/Special Interests: Scrapbooking, Antiquing, Reading, Music, Classic Movies/TV shows
Indulgence: Scrapbooking, Sleep, Chocolate, Sleep, and More Chocolate
Gift Certificate: Kohls, Target, Noodles, Chipotle, Leann Chins

Name: Scott Jacobson   Birthday: 4/8
Fast Food Restaurant: Arby’s, Leeann Chin, Taco Bell
Fine Dining Restaurant: Biaggi’s
Kind of Pizza: Pizza Man/Pepperoni Green Olive
Dessert: Chocolate Cake
Candy: Dark Chocolate
Beverage: White Iced Mocha-Bru House
Type of Book/Author: Mystery-Crime/Robert B. Parker/James Lee Burke-Law/Scott Turow-Christian-Donald Miller/Shane Claiborne
Type of Music/Artist/Group: R&B/Stevie Ray Vaughn/Allman Bros.–Jazz/Harp/Violin
Hobbies/Special Interests: Golf, reading, art, bonsai
Indulgence: Golf
Gift Certificate: Leeann Chin, Arby’s, Taco Bell

Name: Kevin Johnson:   Birthday: 11/12
Fast Food Restaurant: Chik-Fil-A
Fine Dining Restaurant: Olive Garden
Kind of Pizza: Vegetable
Dessert: Cheesecake
Candy: Jelly Beans
Beverage: Orange Juice/Ginger Ale
Type of Book/Author: Christian Theology/Apologetics
Type of Music: Stuart Townend, Keith & Kristyn Getty
Hobbies/Special Interests: Cycling, Nordic skiing
Indulgence: Naps
Gift Certificate: Maple Grove Cycling

Name: Matthew Kinne   Birthday: 07/22
Fast Food Restaurant: McDonald’s, Culvers, Arby’s
Fine Dining Restaurant: Dixies on Grand
Kind of Pizza: BBQ Chicken OR Garbage
Dessert: Cheese Cake, Milk Shake -Stawberry
Candy: Snickers, Reeses
Beverage: Grape Juice, Pineapple Juice
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Type of Music/Artist/Group: Coldplay, Nickle Creek, Minnesota Orchestra, Ordway Performances
Hobbies/Special Interests: Camping, Cooking, Baking, Carpentry, long walks
Indulgence: Time with my family
Gift Certificate: Gas, Cub Food, Best Buy, Any Music Store

Name: Kirstin Klein   Birthday: 12/21
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle, Chick-fil-A
Fine Dining Restaurant: Granite City, Redstone
Kind of Pizza: Punch Pizza
Dessert: anything and everything
Candy: M & Ms, Snickers
Beverage: Flavored Lattes, Diet Coke
Type of Book/Author: Historical fiction
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Most kinds of music
Hobbies/Special Interests: Gardening, reading, running, baking
Indulgence: Starbucks, Candles,
Gift Certificate: Starbucks, Barnes and Noble

Name: Carin Laird   Birthday: 6/14
Fast Food Restaurant: Noodles
Fine Dining Restaurant: Broder’s Pasta Bar or Italian restaurant
Kind of Pizza: Punch
Dessert: Tiramisu
Candy: Dark Chocolate
Beverage: Coffee-Mocha, Caribou
Type of Book/Author: Mysteries-Agatha Christie, Christian Fiction-Karen Kingsbury
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Contemporary Christian
Hobbies/Special Interests:
Indulgence: A Few Hours of Reading at the Coffee Shop -Dinner out With My Husband
Gift Certificate: Olive Garden, Lettuce Entertain You

Name: Chris Laird   Birthday: 4/13
Fast Food Restaurant: Yu Fong, Jimmy Johns
Fine Dining Restaurant: Broders, Manny’s, Rincon 38
Kind of Pizza: Gluten Free Solos Sausage
Dessert: Chocolate Raspberry Mascarpone
Candy: Dark Chocolate
Beverage: Water, Good Coffee
Type of Book/Author: History, Biographies
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Christian, R&B, Soul (Motown)
Hobbies/Special Interests: Beach, Amusement Parks
Indulgence: Massage, Ribeye, Whirlpools
Gift Certificate: Lettuce Entertain You

Name: Sarah Lohse   Birthday: 9/16
Fast Food Restaurant: Noodles & Company
Fine Dining Restaurant: Texas Roadhouse
Kind of Pizza: Hawaiian
Dessert: Brownies or Cheesecake
Candy: Snickers
Beverage: Coffee or Coca Cola
Type of Book/Author: Christian books
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Country, Hillsong, Tenth Avenue North
Hobbies/Special Interests: Kayaking, hiking, games
Indulgence: Manicure, Starbucks
Gift Certificate: Starbucks, Target, any food place.

Name: Deb Mades   Birthday: 5/23
Fast Food Restaurant: Leeann Chin, Chipotles, Panera
Fine Dining Restaurant: Patricks (in Maple grove), Ruby Tuesday, Olive Garden, ANYTHING would be wonderful!
Kind of Pizza: Sausage, Veggie, Hawaiian
Dessert: Fruit pie
Candy: Dark chocolate
Beverage: Mocha (skinny, dark chocolate)
Type of Book: Beautiful picture books to read to grandchildren
Type of Music: Christian or classical quiet, peace-filled, instrumental with no vocals that I can play in the LRC
Hobbies/Special Interests: Being a grandma, travel, biking, Nordic skiing, kayaking, singing
Indulgence: Manicures, pedicures, massage therapy, concerts, plays at the Chanhassen, Ordway, and Orpheum
Gift Certificates: Target, TJMax, Kohls, Pier I

Name: Heidi Miller   Birthday: 10/8
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Fine Dining Restaurant: Benihana
Kind of Pizza: All Kinds
Dessert: Coffee Cooler
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Beverage: It’s all about coffee!
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Modern Country; Luke Bryan
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Indulgence: Any sports event/Taj Salon
Gift Certificate: Caribou & Starbucks

Name: Jolee Mosier   Birthday: 3/21
Fast Food Restaurant: any
Fine Dining Restaurant: anywhere…I like to try new and delicious places
Kind of Pizza: any kind is great…veggies are good with meat and cheese
Dessert: any, like it all from cookies to cakes to frozen yogurt/ice cream
Candy: any…chocolate, caramel, mint, nuts it all works for me
Beverage: coffee
Type of Book/Author: any…if you think it’s a great book…I would love to read it too.
Type of Music/Artist/Group: any….I like to explore different types and styles of music
Hobbies/Special Interests: gardening, cooking, traveling, shopping, exploring, learning
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Gift Certificate: to any place or anything is appreciated

Name: Kari Morgan  Birthday:
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Name: Gwen Moulton   Birthday: 4/14
Fast Food Restaurant: Leeann Chin
Fine Dining Restaurant: P.F. Chang’s
Kind of Pizza: Garlic Chicken
Dessert: Dark chocolate
Candy: Dark chocolate
Beverage: Coffee with cream
Type of Book/Author: Chaim Potok, C.S. Lewis, Greg Boyd, J.R.R. Tolkien
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Scott Stapp, Creed, Boston, Journey, 4Him
Hobbies/Special Interest: Thrift Shopping, walking
Indulgence: Vanilla perfume or light musk perfume
Gift Certificate: Turn Style, Savers, Value Village

Name: Lorrie Neuharth   Birthday: 12/30
Fast Food Restaurant: Pot Belly, Firehouse Subs, Zupa’s, Chick-Fil-A, Starbucks
Fine Dining Restaurant: Granite City, Redstone, Biaggi’s
Kind of Pizza: Vegetarian
Dessert: Yes please
Candy: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup, Trader Joe’s Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup
Beverage: Coffee, Diet Coke
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Type of Music/Artist/Group: Capital Kings, Toby Mac
Hobbies/Special Interest: Attending a variety of fitness classes
Indulgence: Meeting up with my friends for fellowship and laughter
Gift Certificate: Lucy, Athleta

Name: Lisa Otten   Birthday: 07/28
Fast Food Restaurant: Subway
Fine Dining Restaurant: The Capital Grille
Kind of Pizza: Barbeque Chicken; Sausage, green pepper, mushroom
Dessert: Strawberry Cheesecake; Milk Chocolate
Candy: Snickers
Beverage: Arnold Palmer
Type of Book/Author: J.R.R. Tolkien; C.S. Lewis; Devotionals-Oswald Chambers, Sarah Young
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Toby Mac; Casting Crowns; MercyMe
Hobbies/Special Interests: Cooking; Gardening; Hiking; Camping; Traveling
Indulgence: Peanut Buster Parfait-Dairy Queen
Gift Certificate: Target; Macys

Name: Kirstie Petersen   Birthday: 12/5
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle, Noodles, Solos Pizza
Fine Dining Restaurant: PF Chang’s
Kind of Pizza: Really, I Like All Kinds!!
Dessert: Cheesecake, Brownies,
Candy: Chocolate, Reese’s pieces, cherry licorice
Beverage: Caribou’s White chocolate vanilla mocha, vanilla cooler or sparkling green tea lemonade with a shot of raspberry, diet mug
Type of Book/Author: Christian fiction/Francine Rivers, Karen Kingsbury
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Contemporary Christian/Third Day, Mark Schultz, Aaron Schust, Brandon Heath and Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra
Hobbies/Special Interests: Camping, going to my kid’s sporting events, running, reading
Indulgence: Caribou, movie theater
Gift Certificates: Chipotle, Noodles, Solos Pizza

Name: Scott Ramsier   Birthday: 4/24
Fast Food Restaurant: Arby’s, Subway, Taco Bell
Fine Dining Restaurant: Outback
Kind of Pizza: Pepperoni & Mushroom
Dessert: Ice Cream
Candy: Nut Goodie
Beverage: Pepsi
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Hobbies/Special Interest: Golf, Football, Movies
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Gift Certificate: Home Depot

Name: Vickie Ramsier   Birthday: 1/24
Fast Food Restaurant: Panera
Fine Dining Restaurant: Maynard’s, Granite City or Emma Krumbee’s
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Candy: Dove Dark Chocolate (without almonds) or Peanut M&M’s
Beverage: Caribou’s Green Tea Lemonade (non-sparkling)
Type of Book/Author: Christian non-fiction
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Mercy Me or Third Day
Hobbies/Special Interests: Golf
Indulgence: Dark Chocolate
Gift Certificate: Caribou, Target or Panera

Name: Jennifer Roberts   Birthday: 8/25
Fast Food Restaurant: R Taco, Chick-fil-A, Panera
Fine Dining Restaurant: Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
Kind of Pizza: Pepperoni
Dessert: Chocolate Covered Strawberries
Candy: Hot Tamales
Beverage: Coffee or Coke
Type of Book/Author: Devotional/Bible Studies by Beth Moore; I also enjoy books by John Grisham
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Praise and Worship / Jeremy Camp
Hobbies/Special Interests: Hiking, Shopping, Traveling, Spending time with family and friends
Indulgence: Manicure/Pedicure/Massage
Gift Certificate: Homegoods

Name: Melinda Rohland   Birthday: 9/12
Fast Food Restaurant: Chick-Fil-A, Five Guys/Fries
Fine Dining Restaurant: Olive Garden
Kind of Pizza: Spinach feta w/bacon or taco
Dessert: Cheesecake, brownies
Candy: Mounds, dark chocolate, maple nut
Beverage: Chai tea or Dark Chocolate Turtle Mocha
Type of Book/Author: Christian motivational, Christian fiction
Type of Music/Artist/Group: bluegrass gospel, strings, piano
Hobbies/Special Interests: Cooking/baking, guitar, drawing
Indulgence: Caribou, pedicure
Gift Certificate: Hobby Lobby, Amazon

Name: Stephanie Schallenkamp   Birthday: 10/16
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle, Jimmy Johns
Fine Dining Restaurant: Big Bowl, Crave
Kind of Pizza: I love every type of pizza 🙂
Dessert: Cookies, Cake, Bars…I love everything!
Candy: Anything chocolate!
Beverage: Iced Caramel Macchiato or anything with coffee in it!
Type of Book/Author: Books about Education
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Christian/Pop/Country
Hobbies/Special Interests: Hiking/Art/Baking
Indulgence: Shopping at Target/Books/Traveling
Gift Certificate: Target/Amazon

Name: Tonya Scott   Birthday: 2/3
Fast Food Restaurant: Chick-Fil-A
Fine Dining Restaurant: Biaggi’s, PF Chang, Cheese Cake Factory, Gianni’s
Kind of Pizza: Punch
Dessert: Fruit Smoothie
Candy: Peanuts, Nuts, Cashews, etc
Beverage: Jamba Juice, Starbucks, Caribou
Type of Book/Author: Books about Education
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Point of Grace
Hobbies/Special Interests: Anything outdoors
Indulgence: Twins tickets, Timberwolves tickets, Lynx tickets
Gift Certificate: Pottery Barn, Macys, Lifeway Bookstore, Barnes and Noble

Name: Kathy Shapiro   Birthday: 2/16
Fast Food Restaurant: Wendy’s, LeeAnn Chins, Panera
Fine Dining Restaurant: Cheesecake Factory, Olive Garden
Kind of Pizza: Vegetarian, Canadian Bacon/Pineapple
Dessert: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Candy: Dark chocolate
Beverage: Chai Tea Latte, Zevia diet cola or other soda
Type of Book/Author: Christian growth and theology, Bible study books, children’s books, (anything is good since I love to read)
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Christian Worship Music, Classical Music, Jazz Music (do not have a favorite artist or group)
Hobbies/Special Interests: Gardening, cooking and baking
Indulgence: Pedicure
Gift Certificate: Caribou, Starbucks, and any store where cooking, baking, kitchen supplies are sold.

Name: Debbie Shireman   Birthday: 10/31
Fast Food Restaurant: Culvers, Chick-Fil-A, Freddys, Panera, PotBelly
Fine Dining Restaurant: Biaggi’s, Granite City
Kind of Pizza: Hamburger, Black Olives and Mushrooms
Dessert: Brownies, Chocolate Chip Cookies
Candy: Dark Chocolate, Kit Kat
Beverage: Ice Tea – Favorite 1/2 sweet, 1/2 unsweetened at Freddys or Chick-Fil-A
Type of Book/Author: Francine Rivers, Elizabeth Camden, Kristy Cambron
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Christian Contemporary, Worship Music
Hobbies/Special Interests: Sewing, Scrapbooking, Sports and Exercising
Indulgence: Play/Musicals, Massages
Gift Certificate: MainStream Boutique, J. Jill, Talbots, Macys

Name: Amy Somercik   Birthday: 11/1
Fast Food Restaurant: Chipotle, Zupas, Punch Pizza
Fine Dining Restaurant: Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
Kind of Pizza: Sausage and Mushroom, Margherita
Dessert: Warm Chocolate Chip Cookie with Vanilla Ice Cream
Candy: Anything Chocolate
Beverage: Fruit Smoothies, hot chocolate
Type of Book/Author: Christian Fiction
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Christian, Country, light contemporary
Hobbies/Special Interests: Walking, biking, time with family, crafting, traveling
Indulgence: Candles, Chocolate!!!!
Gift Certificate: Target, Loft, restaurant, gift shop

Name: Casey Stage   Birthday: 4/20
Fast Food Restaurant: Buffalo Wild Wings, Chipotle
Fine Dining Restaurant: Red Lobster, Los Ocompo
Kind of Pizza: Pepperoni & Green Pepper
Dessert: Choc. Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream (Ben & Jerry’s!)
Candy: Lindor Truffles
Beverage: Caribou Coffee, Bigelow Tea
Type of Book/Author: Anything Recommended, C.S. Lewis
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Mumford & Sons, oldies, folk
Hobbies/Special Interests: Sports enthusiast, hiking, camping
Indulgence: Family, collecting coffee mugs
Gift Certificate: H&M, Target, Caribou

Name: Luke Temte   Birthday: 7/21
Fast Food Restaurant: Chick-Fil-A, Chipotle
Fine Dining Restaurant: Applebee’s, Red Lobster
Kind of Pizza: Jets
Dessert: Ice Cream
Candy: Chips and Salsa (You read right!)
Beverage: Rootbeer
Type of Book/Author: History, Mystery, and Theology (Timothy Keller, Francis Chan, Warren Wiersbe)
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Movie Soundtrack and Worship (Hillsong, I Am They, Elevation)
Hobbies/Special Interests: Reading, coaching, sports events, guitar
Indulgence: Road trips and food
Gift Certificate: Amazon

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Name: Kelsi Warner   Birthday: 2/9
Fast Food Restaurant: Chick-Fil-A
Fine Dining Restaurant: Big Bowl
Kind of Pizza: Cheese
Dessert: M&M Cookies
Candy: Recess, Twix
Beverage: Iced Caramel Macchiato from Starbucks
Type of Book/Author: Lisa Bevere and John Bevere
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Worship, Country/Pop
Hobbies/Special Interests: Exploring, Traveling, MN Wild, Vikings
Indulgence: Massages, Traveling, Shopping
Gift Certificate: Starbucks or Nordstrom Rack

Name: Dana Weld   Birthday: 9/24
Fast Food Restaurant: Culver’s, Subway
Fine Dining Restaurant: Wildfire, Granite City
Kind of Pizza: Pepperoni, mushroom, black olive
Dessert: White cake with white butter cream frosting
Candy: Nut Goodies
Beverage: Diet Coke
Type of Book/Author: Max Lucado, any books about foreign cultures
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Christian contemporary, worship, Hillsongs Australia
Hobbies/Special Interests: Language learning, jogging, traveling
Indulgence: Trinidads from Fannie May (a candy)
Gift Certificate: Wildfire, Granite City

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Name: Mary Yerks   Birthday: 2/21
Fast Food Restaurant: McDonald’s, Subway
Fine Dining Restaurant: Nona Rosa, Sunshine Factory, Red Lobster
Kind of Pizza: Everything
Dessert: Ice Cream
Candy: Dark Chocolate, any M&M’s
Beverage: Coffee or Iced Tea
Type of Book/Author: Mystery, History
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Big Band, Jazz, Classical, Handbell
Hobbies/Special Interests: reading, working with wood
Indulgence: Tickets to a Broadway Musical or Chanhassen Dinner Theater
Gift Certificate: Nona Rosa’s, Red Lobster, Pub 42, Land’s End, Caribou

Name: Jackie Zachay   Birthday: 1/30
Fast Food Restaurant: McDonalds, Wendy’s
Fine Dining Restaurant: Axel’s
Kind of Pizza: Green Olive/Canadian Bacon
Dessert: Home Made Cookies
Candy: Peanut Brittle
Beverage: Coffee
Type of Book/Author: Christian Fiction
Type of Music/Artist/Group: Christian Jeremy Camp
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Indulgence: Bath and Body Works
Gift Certificate: Red Lobster Eddie Bauer