John "Chip" Hoagland
Title Description: Semi-serial (surreal?) entrepreneur and problem solver, polymath, patient capital investor. Creative, assembler of cross-relationships.
College / Education: BA, Economics, Political Sci, African Studies - Michigan State University / Oberlin College, University of Valencia, and University of Detroit.
Favorite Cuisine: Food
1st Concert: Johnny Cash with Carl Perkins and backed by Mother Mabel Carter and the Carter Sisters
Title Description: Managing the Tamarack Holdings team and working directly with Chip in executing long-term plans for the enterprise. Supporting the Teams to break barriers and continuously improve our business entities.
College / Education: BBA Accounting – WMU, MBA Finance – WMU, Various Lean Cert’s and Training in Lean – GM & Toyota, and Great Mentoring from many people in my life
Favorite Cuisine: All – Love to experiment
1st Concert: Bob Seger
Vice President, People & Culture
Title Description: Nurture and grow the most important investment of our organization.
College / Education: BSBA, Production & Operations Management - Central Michigan University; MBA, Human Resources, Michigan State University
Favorite Cuisine: Anything Curry
1st Concert: Cheap Trick
Title Description: More, Bigger, and Better!
College / Education: BS, Philosophy with Certification in Professional and Applied Ethics - Western Michigan University
Favorite Cuisine: Seafood
1st Concert: AC/DC - Back in Black Tour
Title Description: Always thinking two steps ahead of today
College / Education: BS, Food Industry Management - Michigan State University
Favorite Cuisine: Lots of veggies + grain + protein + sauce
1st Concert: Barenaked Ladies
Title Description: Conceptualizing visual identities and creative strategies
College / Education: BS, Graphic Design - Northern Michigan University
Favorite Cuisine: Paella, grain bowls, and anything fresh and innovative
1st Concert: Scorpions \m/
Stuart Morgan Kunkle
Title Description: Accurate books and worthwhile strategies born from them.
College / Education: BA in Native American Studies/Minor Environmental Studies - University of Montana
Favorite Cuisine: Local Paleo
1st Concert: The Kinks - Word of Mouth Tour
Business Design Engineer
Title Description: Collaborative and continuous process improvement
College / Education: BS, Civil Engineering - Washington University in St. Louis
Favorite Cuisine: Local
1st Concert: O.A.R.
Director of Brand Marketing
Title Description: Brand Evangelist
College / Education: BA Advertising, Michigan State University
Favorite Cuisine: Mediterranean, Indian, everything my husband cooks
1st Concert: Bee Gees/Andy Gibb (no judging, please).
Director of Technology
Title Description: Enabling our employees and customers through technology
College / Education: BS, Computer Science & Mathematics - Benedictine University
Favorite Cuisine: Chocolate
1st Concert: New Kids on the Block