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Rutabaga Staff
Tadhg Barrett / Sales Manager & Repair Guru
Sales Manager, Moving Water Specialist, Repair Guru and Token Irish Guy
Darren Bush / Owner and Chief Paddling Evangelist
A middle-aged bald guy who refuses to act his age, with the help of chiropractors, massages and Ibuprofen.
Dana Griepentrog / Web Content & Shipping Manager
“Water, water everywhere”
Marit Haug / Sales & Inventory Master
I grew up paddling every year with my family in Canada. I think the thing I remember most was being the one who had to bail out the canoe.
Amelia Musser / Youth Programs Coordinator
A nature lover since childhood, she's now introducing the outdoors to the youth of the greater Madison area.
Joel O'Neill / Web Programmer
At Rutabaga since 1997 or so, Joel is fluent in several languages. You probably don't speak any of them unless you're a mainframe.
Jim Pippitt / Minister of Technology
I'm called a lot of things here; The Voice of Rutabaga, Minister of Technology, or eNerd.
Nancy Saulsbury / Director, Outdoor Programs
Graying, lefty, feminist who loves paddling (surprise!), nature stuff, birding, camping, hiking, gardening, generally being outdoors...plus good books, strong coffee, tasty food, hearty beer, good friends and loafing with the kitties.
Ethan Scheiwe / Sales Manager & Boat Buyer
"The boats come in. The boats go out. You can't explain that."
Sasha Stone / Buyer, Sales, Canoecopia Coordinator
You know that old saying about if you want something done give it to a busy person? Well...
Kate Westphal / Assistant Manager and Visual Comm.
Go Pack Go!