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 NAME: CORINNE HOFFNER POSITION: GREENHOUSE MANAGER EXPERTISE: GROWER, ORGANIZER, MANAGEMENT FAVORITE PART ABOUT JOB: EVERY DAY IS DIFFERENT, NEVER THE SAME, NEVER BORING. AT TIMES IT’S LIKE CHRISTMAS: UNPACKING NEW GIFTWARE AND SEEING NEW PLANTS IN BLOOM. FEELING THE ENERGY FROM THE STAFF, AS THEY ARE BUSY PREPARING FOR SPRING YEARS AT WINDMILL: 31 YEARS WHAT DOES THE TEAM SAY ABOUT CORINNE? -INCREDIBLE WORK ETHIC! -PASSIONATE -GREAT WITH PEOPLE -PLACE WOULDN’T RUN WITHOUT HER – SHE IS ESSENTIAL TO SUCCESS -WORKS HARD -ENERGETIC -ARTISTIC VISION -JUST TRY TO KEEP UP WITH HER! -EXUBERANT ENERGY -VERY DEDICATED -GREAT MULTI-TASKER AND AMAZING KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITY TO GET THINGS DONE -GO GETTER -DOES A FANTASTIC JOB -FRIENDLY -HIGHLY SKILLED AND KNOWLEDGEABLE
 NAME: ART VAN DAM POSITION: OWNER EXPERTISE: JACK OF ALL TRADES – MASTER AT NONE FAVORITE PART ABOUT JOB: DEDICATED AND HARD WORKING STAFF WHO MAKE THIS GARDEN CENTRE WHAT IT IS TODAY YEARS AT WINDMILL: 36 YEARS WHAT DOES THE TEAM SAY ABOUT ART? -BEST BOSS EVER! -ALWAYS SMILING AND CHEERFUL -VERY POLITE -GREAT PERSON –HEART OF GOLD -EASY TO WORK FOR -ALWAYS GREETS STAFF WITH A SMILE -HIS WONDERFUL PERSONALITY IS THE REASON FOR COMING BACK TO WORK YEAR AFTER YEAR! -KIND AND POLITE -GREAT ENCOURAGER AND VISIONARY -COULDN’T ASK FOR A BETTER BOSS OR A BETTER MAN – KIND, ENCOURAGING, AND LOVE HIS COMMUNITY SERVICE!
 NAME: BEVERLY CRAWFORD POSITION: PERENNIAL HOUSE MANAGER EXPERTISE: PERENNIALS, ROSES, TREES AND SHRUBS FAVORITE PART ABOUT JOB: I LOVE THE RHYTHM OF THE GREENHOUSE IN PREPARATION FOR SPRING OPENING. IT’S LIKE UNWRAPPING A HUGE PRESENT! AND I LIKE TEACHING PEOPLE THAT GOOD SOIL GIVES GREAT FLOWERS. YEARS AT WINDMILL: 16 YEARS WHAT DOES THE TEAM SAY ABOUT BEV? -COMPASSIONATE AND KIND -FRIENDLY TO EVERYONE -TAKES SO MUCH CARE WITH HER PLANTS/ROSES -ROSE EXPERT -GREAT LEADER -AWESOME TEACHER AND TRAINER -LIKE A MOM! -GREAT MANAGER, TEACHER, AND PERSON! -VERY NICE PERSON -EXTREMELY KNOWLEDGEABLE -GREAT WITH CUSTOMERS -GREAT LEADER
 NAME: BERT THOMAS POSITION: MAINTENANCE EXPERTISE: REPAIR OF GREENHOUSE STRUCTURE AND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT FAVORITE PART ABOUT JOB: EVERY DAY IS DIFFERENT YEARS AT WINDMILL: 26 YEARS WHAT DOES THE TEAM SAY ABOUT BERT? -VERY PATIENT AND KIND -CAN FIX ANYTHING -AWESOME -VERY HELPFUL -GREAT TRAINER -POSITIVE ATTITUDE -CRACKS ME UP! -SO GREAT WITH THE ANIMALS -KNOWLEDGEABLE -BERT CAN FIX ANYTHING – I CALL HIM THE DUCT TAPE KING, EVEN THOUGH I KNOW HE IS A QUALIFIED MILLRIGHT -GREAT SENSE OF HUMOR -GREAT PERSON – DUCT TAPE KING! -EASY GOING -A CALMING INFLUENCE
 NAME: CRYSTAL SHORE POSITION: SUPERVISOR (BEDDING PLANTS) EXPERTISE: PLANTS FAVORITE PART ABOUT JOB: EVERYTHING INVOLVED YEARS AT WINDMILL: 8 YEARS WHAT DOES THE TEAM SAY ABOUT CRYSTAL? -MOTIVATED AND VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE -GREAT ENCOURAGER TO THE REST OF THE TEAM -HARD WORKER -SKILLED AND MOTIVATED -GREAT LEADER -MAKES ME LAUGH EVERY DAY -HARD WORKING TEAM PLAYER -HARD WORKING MOTHER OF THREE GIRLS -VERY RELIABLE, HARD WORKING, LOYAL, AND FRIENDLY -APPRECIATIVE
 NAME: GAIL KLEIN POSITION: ANNUALS / BUTTERFLY HOUSE EXPERTISE: BUTTERFLY HOUSE, ANNUALS FAVORITE PART ABOUT JOB: PLANTING, EVERYTHING IN GENERAL YEARS AT WINDMILL: 13 YEARS WHAT DOES THE TEAM SAY ABOUT GAIL? -FRIENDLY -AWESOME TO TALK WITH -HARD WORKING -RELIABLE -GREAT SENSE OF HUMOR -VERY HELPFUL -KIND AND CARING -GREAT TEACHER -HARD WORKING MOTHER OF TWO KIDS -CARING AND KIND
 NAME: LYNN JACOBSON POSITION: RETAIL / PERENNIALS EXPERTISE: PERENNIALS, ANNUALS, SHRUBS, CUSTOMER SERVICE (CARROT CAKE AND GREEK SALADS) FAVORITE PART ABOUT JOB: EVERYTHING! I LOVE THE GREENHOUSE, TEACHING NEW THINGS TO CUSTOMERS AND NEW STAFF, PLANTING ROSES YEARS AT WINDMILL: 6 YEARS WHAT DOES THE TEAM SAY ABOUT LYNN? -SO MUCH FUN TO WORK AROUND -GREAT WITH THE CUSTOMERS -AWESOME SMILE -EASY TO WORK WITH -TAUGHT ME A LOT -VERY NICE PERSON -A VERY SHINING PERSONALITY TO ALL AND MAKER OF A GREAT GREEK SALAD AND CARROT CAKE! -EASY-GOING -VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE -WONDERFUL LADY -BEAUTIFUL SMILE -THOUGHTFUL AND FRIENDLY -CONFIDENT AND KIND

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