dan-raedeke   Name: Dan Raedeke
  Department / Title: President
  What is your favorite season? Why? I like the change of seasons. Each season is great!
  What is your favorite home cooked meal? Anything I can eat at home with my family is my favorite!
  What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? In the winter time I love to ski. In the summer time,     my favorite place is to be on the St Croix River in a canoe or on the paddlewheel boats. In the fall - the alpine slide and the chairlift ride are hard to beat.
  If you could have one super power, what would it be?  To be able to control the weather.
  What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Head skis & Rossignol Snowboard
  
 amy  Name: Amanda (Amy) Frischmon
 Department / Title: Vice President
What is the #1 song played on your iPod? It changes based on my mood and what I am doing.
 What is your favorite season? Why?  All seasons - I love the variety and change of seasons!
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Stew
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Skiing in the winter, boats & go-karts in the spring,  waterpark & canoes in the summer and alpine slides in the fall!
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? To make myself be in more than one place at a time  and to give myself more hours in the day.
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Atomic
  
 kevin  Name: Kevin Starr
 Department / Title: General Manager
What is the #1 song played on your iPod? Bon Jovi, "Lost Highway"
 What is your favorite season? Why? Spring
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Homemade pizza, salad and a bottle of wine
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? The Alpine Slides
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? Telepathy (reading minds)
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? I have an old pair of Atomic Slaloms, a newer pair of Hart Phoenix and a Rossi (rental) board when needed!
 
  
 capt-mike 9522  Name: Mike Kelly
 Department / Title: Vice President/ Boat Captain
 The best part of Wild Mountain Is: Fun, Exciting, something different all the time.
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Turkey Dinner
 Hobbies: Skiing, snowboarding, scuba diving, tennis, waterskiing
 If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go? Salt Lake City, UT
 Favorite vacation Spot: Snowbird
 Favorite Quote: "Pain is just weakness leaving the body."
  
 davelindgren  Name: Dave Lindgren
 Department / Title: Mountain Manager
 The best part of Wild Mountain is: The variety
 What is your favorite food? Shrimp
 If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go? Venice, Italy
 Favorite vacation spot? Florida
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use?
 Favorite quote: " If you want to change something in your life. You need to change something in your life."
 
  
 capt-ryan  Name: Ryan Ramaley
 Department / Title: Boat captian / Operations Manager
 What is the #1 song played on your ipod? BTO "Taking Care Of Business"
 What is your favorite season? Why? Summer: Love for boating
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Steak on the grill
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Dinner Cruises
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? Flying
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Currently using Fischer skis.
 
 
  
 jim  Name: Jim Koski
 Department / Title: Controller
 What is the #1 song played on your ipod? Fleetwood Mac/Lindsey Buckingham, "Go Your Own Way"
 What is your favorite season? Why? Winter: Skiing
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Anything Julia would like to make
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Skiing
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Atomic
 
 
  
 julie  Name: Julie Samuelson
  Department / Title: Office Manager
  What is the #1 song played on your ipod? I don't have an iPod, but if I did it would be "How Great Thou Art" by Carrie Underwood
  What is your favorite season? Why? Fall: beauty of the color change on the trees
  What is your favorite home cooked meal? Spaghetti
  What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Riding on the Scenic Boat Tours
  If you could have one super power, what would it be? Superpower Hearing!
  What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Rossignal Skis
 
  
 Denny  Name: Denny Cunningham
 Department / Title: Wild Mountain Ambassador
 What is the #1 song played on your ipod? Top Bands: Korn, Godsmack, In This Moment
 What is your favorite season? Why? Winter - Ski! Ski! Ski!
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Cajun Turkey Pasta
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Ski! Ski! Ski!
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? the ability to create Snow! Snow! Snow!
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Fischer Skis, boots and bindings
 
  
 timr Name: Tim Rassmussen
 Department / Title: Maintenence
 What is the #1 song played on your ipod? Van Halen " Hot For Teacher"
 What is your favorite season? Why? Winter: skiing, ice fishing, snowmobiling and I just like being cold
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Smoked Ribs
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Fishing on the St. Croix River
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? Be able to make the weather do what I want!
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Elan Skis
 
  
 lee  Name: Lee Samuelson
 Department / Title: Maintenance, Boat Captain
 What is the #1 song played on your ipod? I don't have an iPod, but if I did it would be "Folsom Prison" by  Johnny Cash
 What is your favorite season? Why? Winter: so I can snowmobile. Fall: so I can ride my Harley and see the fall  colors
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Hamburger bean hotdish
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Taylors Falls Scenic Boat Tours
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? Superhuman strength!
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Atomic Skis & Burton RK2
 
  
 dona Name: Dona Lammert
 Department / Title: Bookkeeper
 What is the #1 song played on your ipod? " Best Day of My Life" - American Authors
 What is your favorite season? Why? Fall for the inspiring colors and winter for Skiing!
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Thanksgiving Dinner
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Skiing!
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? Teleportation
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Fischer & Atomic
 
  
 Me  Name: Wendy Lee
 Department / Title: Designer
What is the #1 song played on your ipod? I usually have it on shuffle, but the most recent song played is "The Walk" by Mayer Hawthorne
What is your favorite season? Why? Fall- because the colors are vivid, the sun is warm, the air is  cool and ski season is right around the corner!
What is your favorite home cooked meal? Chili with home-grown & harvested vegetables from the garden.
What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Skiing!! I love spending time on the river canoeing &  kayaking too.
If you could have one super power, what would it be? Teleportation
What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Fischer Skis
 
  
annmarie Name: AnnMarie Campeau
Department / Title: Wildwood Manager
What is the #1 song played on your ipod? Rocket Club "North Country"
What is your favorite season? Why? All of them! Spring because everything is new and fresh and I get to play softball. Summer because I can ride horse and get the opportunity to work at Wildwood. Fall because it is so beautiful and relaxing, and winter because I get to hunt coyotes!!!
What is your favorite home cooked meal?
Fettuccine Alfredo
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity?I love to canoe down the St Croix River with staff, family and friends.
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? I wish I could grant happiness and comfort to others when they are in a moment of need.
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Brewskis...hehe:)
 
  
 josh  Name: Josh Fischer
 Department / Title: Management Team
 What is the #1 song played on your ipod? Bartender - Dave Matthews Band
 What is your favorite season? Why? Summer because I like to hang out on the St. Croix River.
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Grandma's cheesy potatoes
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Canoeing on the St. Croix River.
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? Taco Bell on demand.
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Currently Rossi skis and an Academy board
 
  
 dean  Name: Dean Schuster
 Department / Title: Food & Beverage Director
 What is the #1 song played on your ipod? Mumford & Sons, "Little Lion Man"
 What is your favorite season? Why? Fall: cool, crisp air & NO bugs!
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? A Thanksgiving type meal.
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Alpine Slides
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? To be invisible
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? None. See you at the tubing hill!
 
  
 Monique Name: Monique Schaffer
Department / Title: Group Sales/Event Coordinator
What is the #1 song played on your ipod?  I don't have a number one song on my ipod – I love many different styles of music so I prefer to keep my ipod on shuffle.
What is your favorite season? Why? Summer is my favorite season. I like the hot weather and love to fish, canoe, swim and camp.
What is your favorite home cooked meal? My favorite home cooked meal is steak, salad and potato
What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? My Favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity is canoeing the St. Croix River. There is nowhere else on earth as beautiful as the St. Croix River.
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? If I could have one super power I would want to have the ability to fly simply because I think it would be fun.
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? I am currently searching for a new board to ride this winter – any recommendations? 

 

  
 Mike V Name: Mike Valento
Department / Title: Department manager
What is the #1 song played on your ipod? Boo - pinback
What is your favorite season? Why? Winter! Snowboarding isn't just a passion, it's a way of life.
 What is your favorite home cooked meal? Tuna steaks, secret red potato mash with a HUGE salad.
 What is your favorite Taylors Falls Recreation activity? Tie between snowboarding at Wild Mountain and floating the St. Croix in a canoe/kayak.
 If you could have one super power, what would it be? Flying - no more lift lines or car payments.
 What kind of skis/ snowboard do you use? Jones Mountain Twin 162 with Ride El Hefe bindings; Never Summer Proto CTX 158 with Union SL bindings.
 
  
 AdamT Name: Adam Tagtmeier