dan raedeke

Name: Dan Raedeke
Department / Title: President
What are three things on your bucket list?
Ski in every U.S. ski area, live on a boat for three months, and scuba dive in the South Pacific. 

 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
I do love to ski, but anytime I can be on the water, boats or canoes, I smile. 

 What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Hard working

Apple or Android? Android

 

amy

Name: Amanda (Amy) Frischmon
Department / Title: Vice President

What are three things on your bucket list?
Heli skiing, hiking the Grand Canya from Rim to Rim, and travel to each continent. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
In the Winter, skiing. In the Summer, all of our activities. Nohing better than playing in the water park, or enjoying the alpine slide. I love canoeing down the St. Croix River, and a Dinner cruise is one of my favorite date nights. 

 What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Kindness, loyalty, and hoensty. 

 Apple or Android? Android

 

kevin

Name: Kevin Starr
Department / Title: General Manager

What are three things on your bucket list?
I don't have a bucket list, but owning a Mustang Convertible is high on my priority list!

 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Without a doubt.....the Alpine Slides! 

 What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Besides one of the most important of characteristics, integrity, I also admire resilience and humbleness.

 Apple or Android? Android (Except when I was in middle school) 

 

capt mike 9522

Name: Mike Kelly
Department / Title: Vice President/ Boat Captain

What are three things on your bucket list?

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?

What characteristics do you most admire in others?

Apple or Android?

 

davelindgren

Name: Dave Lindgren
Department / Title: Mountain Manager

What are three things on your bucket list?
Scuba dive in Micronesia, and that's it. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Dinner Cruise

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Honesty and fun

Apple or Android? Android

capt ryan

Name: Ryan Ramaley
Department / Title: Boat captian / Operations Manager

What are three things on your bucket list?
White water rafting down the grand canyon, driving around all the great lakes, and sailing the Bahama's on a private sail boat. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Dinner cruise with Charlie O plaing in the background. 

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
A smile

Apple or Android? Apple

 

jim

Name: Jim Koski
Department / Title: Controller

What are three things on your bucket list?
Travel to the UK to see Wimbledon and play the old course at St. Andrews, see the FIS world cup opener in Soelden Austria, and take a transatlanntic cruise on the Queen Mary 2 west bound. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Skiing.

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Honesty, and the ability to take responsibility for their actions.

Apple or Android? Apple

 

julie

Name: Julie Samuelson
Department / Title: Office Manager

What are three things on your bucket list?
Visiting Banff, Canada, taking a road trip to the west coast, and becoming a grandma (hopefully - I guess I don't have much control over this one). 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Going out on the beautiful St. Croix River with the Taylors Falls Boat Tours

What characteristics do you most admire in others? 
Honesty

Apple or Android? Apple all the way! 

 

Denny

Name: Denny Cunningham
Department / Title: Wild Mountain Ambassador

What are three things on your bucket list?
Ski Chile, road trip- West coast, Washington to California, and visit Australia. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
SKIING!

What characteristics do you most admire in others?

Apple or Android? Android

 

timr

Name: Tim Rassmussen
Department / Title: Maintenence

What are three things on your bucket list?
Fishing in Alaska, mountain goat hunting in Montana, and caribou hunting in Newfoundland.

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Canoeing with the Taylors Falls Canoe Rental

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Honesty and perseverance

Apple or Android? Android

 

lee

Name: Lee Samuelson
Department / Title: Maintenance, Boat Captain

What are three things on your bucket list?
Go back to Alaska, swim with the dolphins, and go motorcycle riding in Europe.

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Boat Tours

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Humor.

Apple or Android? Apple.

 

dona

Name: Dona Lammert
Department / Title: Bookkeeper

What are three things on your bucket list?
Visit New Zealand, New Zealand, and New Zealand again! 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Picking out which outfit to wear when I go skiing!

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Kindness and nonjudgemental

Apple or Android? Apple 

 

Me

Name: Wendy Lee
Department / Title: Designer

What are three things on your bucket list?
Eat pizza in Sicily, Ski in the summertime, and see Hamilton on Broadway (that one ought to keep me alive forever).

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Skiing

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Patience, reliability, compassion, self-discipline, and humor

Apple or Android? I have an Android phone, and an Apple computer....I am technically balanced. 

 

Name: Josh Anderson
Department / Title: Maintenance 

What are three things on your bucket list?
Skydive, build X-Games parks, and sail accross the seas. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Fishing on the St. Croix River

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Sense of humor, intelligent, strong work ethic. 

Apple or Android? Android for sure. 

 Name: Heidi Jo Karlsson

Department / Title: Snowsports Director 

What are three things on your bucket list?
Barge/Bike tour in France, Kayaking the Glacier Rivers in British Columbia, and Ski vacation Portillo Chile.

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Skiining...Kayaking the St. Croix....Biking/Exploring...Anything outside! 

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
 Honesty, realiability, happy heart, and sincerity. 

Apple or Android? Apple

  

dean

Name: Dean Schuster
Department / Title: Food & Beverage Director

What are three things on your bucket list?
Skydiving, hot air balloon ride over an African safari, and catch a 50' muskie while fishing with a Minnesota Wild player after they win the Stanley Cup. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Alpine Slides

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
True kindness and unselfishness

Apple or Android? I have never eaten an Android, so I guess I like Apples more

 

Name: Brady Turner
Department / Title: Wildwood RV Park & Campground Manager

What are three things on your bucket list?
Visit every U.S. State, run a marathon, and attend the Price is Right

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Canoe/Kayak the River 

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Honest, optimistic, and humble

Apple or Android?
Apple

Mike V

Name: Mike Valento
Department / Title: Department manager

What are three things on your bucket list?
Catch a Tarpon on the fly, hike the Annapurna Circuit, and own a pack of Corgis. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Snowboarding!

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Honesty, hard working, and passion in their pursuits. 

Apple or Android?
Apple

AdamT

Name: Adam Tagtmeier
Department / Title: Management Team

What are three things on your bucket list?
Take a hot-air balloon ride, mountain bike in B.C., be a guest on the Ellen show. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Taking a boat ride or going canoeing

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
A strong motivation in life

Apple or Android? Andorid

 

Kerry

Name: Kerry Hill
Department / Title: Management Team

What are three things on your bucket list?
Travel to Germany, swim with the Great Whites, and travel to Okinawa, Japan.

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Snowboarding

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Humble

Apple or Android? Android

 

daveR

Name: Dave Rosenbrook
Department / Title: Assistant nowsports Director

What are three things on your bucket list?
Live, love, and learn.

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Sliding with friends.

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Calm under pressure

Apple or Android? I'm too old for those.

 

Name: Simonne Starr
Department / Title: Sales Team

What are three things on your bucket list?
Meet Ed Sheeran, start my own worship church, and volunteer/open a facility for people with mental health concerns. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
ALPINE!! 

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
The list is endless. Most importantly, honesty and grace. 

Apple or Android? I'm still waiting to get a sidekick. 

 

Name: Claudia Alm
Department / Title: Sales Team

What are three things on your bucket list?

Live life to the fullest. Raise happy, well adjusted kids,  Have no regrats.

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?

Trying to keep up with my kids on the slopes!

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Integrity, Grit and Passion

Apple or Android? Apple

 

Name: Wally 
Department / Title: Maintenance

What are three things on your bucket list? 
Work, work, and work. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
I do not have a favorite.

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Hard worker and kindness.

Apple or Android? Neither! 

Hanna

Name: Hanna Carty
Department / Title: Management Team.

What are three things on your bucket list?
Sky diving, swimming with sharks, and traveling across Europe.

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Lazy River

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Hard working, friendly, and outgoing.

Apple or Android? Apple :) 

 

Name: Jacob Maristuen
Department / Title: Maintenence

What are three things on your bucket list?
Go to a large Anime convention, go to Wacken Festival, and go to Japan

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Snowboarding or Skiing 

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Patience 

Apple or Android? Android (PC Master race)

MikeL

Name: Mike Lutey
Department / Title: Department Manager

What are three things on your bucket list?
Go Salmon fishing in Alaska, go on a Moose hunt, and go parasailing. 

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Canoeing the St. Croix river

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Sense of humor and honesty

Apple or Android? Apple! 

 

steph

Name: Stephanie Wiggins
Department / Title: Sales Team

What are three things on your bucket list?
Vacation to Alaska, Neverlands, and Iceland

What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?
Canoeing

What characteristics do you most admire in others?
Authenticity and Simplicity. 

Apple or Android? Apple, hands down! 

 

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