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Lynnwood City Council Seeks Nominations for Public Facilities District Board of Directors

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Administration

Erin Jepson, CVP, CMP

Erin Jepson, CVP, CMP

General Manager

If I weren’t so great at my job, I’d probably be:
teaching music history to college studentsSong that always puts me in a good mood:
“Pig” by Dave MatthewsFavorite cheat meal:
Fajitas…piles and piles of fajitas

Erin Jepson, CVP, CMP

General Manager

Courtnie Salvati

Courtnie Salvati

Business Administrator

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“Hopes and Dreams” by Toby Fox
Coffee order: Iced White Mocha
Favorite getaway spot:
A forest filled with spring flowers overlooking mountains

Courtnie Salvati

Business Administrator

Event Services

T.R. Wheeler

T.R. Wheeler

Director of Event Services

Years I’ve been in the event industry:
about 35 yearsFavorite cheat meal: Lobster mac & cheeseSong that always puts me in a good mood:
“Turn the Page” by Metallica

T.R. Wheeler

Director of Event Services

Diana Petrova

Diana Petrova

Event Manager

Favorite cheat meal: chocolate cake
Coffee order: Tall iced oat milk vanilla latte
Favorite getaway: the beach

Diana Petrova

Event Manager

Layne Young

Layne Young

Event Manager

If I could invent a holiday,  it would have to involve: some kind of excuse to wear a ballgown.
Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“Take it Easy” by the Eagles
When I grew up I wanted to be: an ice-cream truck driver (so I could eat ice cream all day, of course!)

Layne Young

Event Manager

Sales & Marketing

Allen Oakley

Allen Oakley

Director of Sales & Marketing

If I could invent a holiday, it would definitely involve:
Pizza, wine, cheese, adopting animals,
a sandy beach and Pop Tarts.
Favorite cheat meal:
McDonalds Cheeseburgers
(but it isn’t cheating if we agreed we’re on a break).
Advice I’d give to a candidate who
wants to work at the LEC?

Be yourself! We promote a positive work environment,
and you’ll know on your first day
that this is the place for you!

Allen Oakley

Director of Sales & Marketing

Julie Carlos

Julie Carlos

Marketing & Communications Manager

If I wasn’t so great at my job, I’d probably be:
at CrossFitFavorite cheat meal: Bottomless chips & guac!Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“Don’t Lose Sight” by Lawrence

Julie Carlos

Marketing & Communications Manager

Krystina Lee

Krystina Lee

Sales Manager

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“I Gotta Feeling” by Black Eyed Peas
Favorite cheat meal:
Bacon-Jalapeño Mac n Cheese
Favorite getaway spot:
Poolside in Mykonos, Greece

Krystina Lee

Sales Manager

Gwen Boone

Gwen Boone

Sales Manager

Coffee order:
Tall iced mocha breve with whipSong that always puts me in a good mood:
“Saturday in the Park” by Chicago
What did I want to be when I grew up:
Professional soccer player

Gwen Boone

Sales Manager

Operations & Offbeat Audio/Visual

Kevin Baker

Kevin Baker

Director of Operations

If I could invent a holiday, it would probably involve: candy
If we held an office talent show,
I’d wow everyone with:
stand-up comedy
Favorite getaway spot: Lake Chelan

Kevin Baker

Director of Operations

Anthony Garcia

Anthony Garcia

Event Operations Supervisor

Years I’ve been in the event industry: Almost 11
Coffee order: 8oz mocha with skim milk
When I grew up I wanted to be: a veterinarian

Anthony Garcia

Event Operations Supervisor

Brandon Linstead

Brandon Linstead

Building Maintenance Lead

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“Back from the Dead” by Skillet
Years in the event industry: 14
Coffee order:
Grande Strawberry Cheesecake Frappuccino
–no coffee

Brandon Linstead

Building Maintenance Lead

Mace Borland

Mace Borland

Event Operations

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
All types of Christian songs!
Favorite cheat meal: Panda Express
Favorite getaway spot: Edmonds waterfront

Mace Borland

Event Operations

Maria Gamiz

Maria Gamiz

Event Operations

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“How Many Kings” by Downhere
Coffee order: White chocolate macchiato
When I grew up I wanted to be: a doctor

Maria Gamiz

Event Operations

Scott Richter

Scott Richter

Facilities Engineer

If I could invent a holiday, it would involve:
Arnold Schwarzenegger movies
Favorite cheat meal: CHOPS in Lynnwood
Favorite getaway spot: Anywhere on a motorcycle

Scott Richter

Facilities Engineer

Levi Patterson

Levi Patterson

AV Technician

If I weren’t so great at my job, I’d probably be:
making pizza
Favorite cheat meal: In N Out
Favorite getaway spot: Leavenworth

Levi Patterson

AV Technician

Offbeat Audio/Visual

Sean Croteau

Sean Croteau

AV Technician

Coffee order:
Triple vanilla latteIf we held an office talent show,
I’d wow everyone with:
My balloon animal expertiseWhen I grew up I wanted to be:
(I’ll let you know when I get there)

Sean Croteau

AV Technician

Offbeat Audio/Visual

Gloria Bacon

Gloria Bacon

AV Technician

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
Deep Blood Red by Mali MusicFavorite cheat meal: KatsudonWhen I grew up I wanted to be:
Journalist/photographer for National Geographic

Gloria Bacon

AV Technician

Offbeat Audio/Visual

Food & Beverage

Michael Felsenstein

Michael Felsenstein

Executive Chef/Director of Food & Beverage

Song that always puts my in a good mood:
“Afternoon Delight” by Starland Vocal Band
Favorite getaway spot: Hawaii
Years in the event industry: 30+

Michael Felsenstein

Executive Chef/Director of Food & Beverage

Richard Sharon

Richard Sharon

Food & Beverage Manager

If I wasn’t so great at my job, I’d probably be:
a professional tournament poker player
Favorite cheat meal: 5 Guys burger
Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“Brown-Eyed Girl” by Van Morrison

Richard Sharon

Food & Beverage Manager

Francisca Ulloa

Francisca Ulloa

Banquet Captain

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“I Will Love You” by Miguel Bose
Years I’ve been in the events industry: 10
When I grew up I wanted to be: a doctor

Francisca Ulloa

Banquet Captain

Jessica Hamilton

Jessica Hamilton

Banquet Captain

Jessica Hamilton

Banquet Captain

Katarina Zimmerman

Katarina Zimmerman

Banquet Captain

If I wasn’t so great at my job, I’d probably be:
an elementary school PE teacher
If I could invent a holiday, it would definitely involve: camping
Years I’ve been in the event industry: 8

Katarina Zimmerman

Banquet Captain

Matt Ziontz

Matt Ziontz

Banquet Captain

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“What a Wonderful World” by Louie Armstrong
Coffee order: by the pot!
Favorite getaway spot: Glacier View Campground

Matt Ziontz

Banquet Captain

Jerome Mitchell

Jerome Mitchell

Lead Cook

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“Lovely Day” by Bill Withers
If I wasn’t so great at my job, I’d probably be:
singing and playing the trumpet and bass in my band.
Favorite cheat meal:
My mama’s mac & cheese!

Jerome Mitchell

Lead Cook

Amanda Gautreaux

Amanda Gautreaux

Stewarding Supervisor

Favorite cheat meal:
Pineapple Upside Down Cake
Years I’ve been in the events industry: 16
My coffee order: 4 sugars, 4 creamers

Amanda Gautreaux

Stewarding Supervisor

Yukari Seki

Yukari Seki

Prep Cook

My coffee order:
White Chocolate Mocha
Favorite getaway spot: Bangkok, Thailand
What did you want to be when you few up? A florist

Yukari Seki

Prep Cook

Patricia Stayner

Patricia Stayner

Banquet Server / Bartender

Music that always puts me in a good mood:
Backstreet Boys
If we held an office talent show, I’d wow everyone with my:
Karaoke skills
When I grew up I wanted to be: an actress

Patricia Stayner

Banquet Server / Bartender

Digna Gonzalez

Digna Gonzalez

Banquet Server

Song that always puts me in a good mood:
“La Isla Bonita” by Madonna
Coffee order:
Vanilla cappuccino
Favorite getaway spot:
Mount Rainier, the snow or the beach!

Digna Gonzalez

Banquet Server

Patty Iwen

Patty Iwen

Banquet Server

If I could invent a holiday, it would definitely involve:
cake
If we held an office talent show, I’d wow everyone with my:
Ping pong skills
When I grew up I wanted to be: a fashion designer

Patty Iwen

Banquet Server

Courtney Vallery

Courtney Vallery

Catering Operations

Music that always puts me in a good mood:
R&B and old school jams
Advice I’d give to a candidate who wants to join our team of superstars:
Keep a positive attitude!
Favorite getaway spot:
Basketball playing in the park

Courtney Vallery

Catering Operations

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