Production & Quality Team

Mike-Wolff

Mike Wolff | Vice President of Safety and Plant Operations

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Accomplishments:
I have been with Mid-States for 9 years and am proud that we are achieving world class quality and safety at Mid-States.  I am an active member on various PCI Committees, serving as Chairman of the Vendor QA Committee, Vice Chairman for PCI Safety Committee, Plant Certification Committee, and Personal Training.  I hold various safety and quality certifications along with an associate’s degree in criminal law and bachelor of science in business.  My greatest blessing and accomplishment is my family.  I have an amazing wife and four great children.  Two graduated from college, one a junior in college and one still at home.  All (the kids) have given me grey hair.

Off the Clock:
Ducks Unlimited, Waterfowl USA and WI Trappers Association member.  Enjoy grilling out, watching the Badgers, Packers and Brewers.  I love to spend time with my family:  family trips out east, fishing, cooking out, or sitting on a deer stand with my sons and daughter.

Fred-Bradley

Fred Bradley | Maintenance & Facility Continuous Improvement Manager

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Accomplishments:
Have completed 9 Ironman competitions.  Been married to my wonderful wife for 20 years.  Have 4 great kids.

Off the Clock:
A habitual gorilla gardener.  Really enjoy training for competitions.

Brian-Matthys

Brian Matthys | Quality Assurance Manager

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Accomplishments:
Started my career at Mid-States working in production then moving into quality, before becoming quality manager.  I have a PCI level III certification.

Extracurricular:
I am a member of two PCI committees.

Off the Clock:
I love to golf, play softball, and spend time with my family.  My all-time favorite movie is probably The Fugitive or Remember the Titans.  I’m a close friend of Captain Morgan.

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Chris Olson | Production Manager

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Accomplishments:
Been with Mid-States about 21 years.  Proud to be a 3rd generation Mid-States employee.  Was on the crew that poured a record number of forms in one shift (67).

Off the Clock:
In two fantasy football leagues and in 1st place in both.  Never won the league but this is my year.  Love fishing and the Packers.  If I go more than a week without fishing I get the shakes.  I do all the gardening at my house.

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Nick Jacobs | Yard Supervisor

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Accomplishments:
I have worked in most parts of Mid-States over my time here and have gained a wide knowledge in our field of work because of it.

Extracurricular:
I’m a member of the go-home-early club and like to play work team sports I am not very good at, like basketball and fantasy football.

Off the Clock:
I’m a part time fire fighter and active dad of 3 & husband of the greatest wife ever.

Secret Life:
I like watching cat videos or videos related to cat things.  Really, I like to do anything that wastes hours on my phone and can be done from my favorite seat in the house, the toilet.

Travis-Bass

Travis Bass | Production Supervisor

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Efrain Mendiola II | Production Supervisor

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Jeremy Ceballos | Production Supervisor

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Accomplishments:
Sandblasting.  Worked with the lasers.

Extracurricular:
Call of Duty Clan.

Off the Clock:
Frisbee Golf, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Christian rap and rock.  Love spending time with the kids.  Love playing cards with the family.

Secret Life:
No secrets.  Open book, lol.  I’m a Christian and love every minute of it.

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Matt Hill | Production Scheduling

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Accomplishments:
I own only black T-shirts.

Peggy-Saunders

Peggy Saunders | Purchasing Agent

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Accomplishments:
Have been on the Production Team at Mid-States for the past 4 years. Proud mom of an amazing 6th grade young man.

Extracurricular:
Continuing my education to receive my Bachelor Degree in Sustainable Management.

Off the Clock:
Every Halloween, my son and I coordinate our theme costumes.  I was Luigi to his Yoshi [Mario World], Princess Leia to his General Grievous [Star Wars], and Arwen the Elfen Princess to his Ringwraith [Lord of the Rings].

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Roger McGee | Materials Manager

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Accomplishments:
I worked for the Chicago Bull D-league team selling merchandise and working in the kids zone.  Bonus was being able to watch the young talent and rubbing elbows with some superstars that attended the games.

Extracurricular:
My family and I are supporters of Breast Cancer Walk in Rockford.  I have designed several of the gear over the years as well as co-founded our team M.L. Walkers, in honor of my mother.

Off the Clock:
I have five freshwater fish tanks that I keep in my basement.  Love spending time with my wife, children and grandson when time permits.  Anything with spending time with my very large family anytime I get the chance.  Watching any sports, action movies and staying busy.

Secret Life:
I love taking naps.

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Barb Larsen | Receiving Clerk

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Accomplishments
I have done a lot in my life, but what I am most proud of is my three amazing children.

Extracurricular
Grandmother of five.

Off the Clock
My husband and I like to camp and we drag our 14-year-old son with.  We all like to fish (ocean, not fresh).

Secret Life
I am a Science Fiction geek (thanks Dad).

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Anthony Mendiola | Quality Control Technician

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Accomplishments
Worked at Mid-States Concrete for four years on and off throughout my summers while attending high school.  Achieved my Associates Degree at the University of Rock County.

Off the Clock
In my free time my hobbies consist of computer games and going to the gym.

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Jose Martinez | Elematic Lead

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Gabe Sanchez | Wood Shop Lead

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Shane Churchill | Cage Tie Lead

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Dan Rippl | Quality Control Lead

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Accomplishments:
I have coached approximately 300 kids in various sports.

Off the Clock:
I am the commissioner of a fantasy football league.  Also a big fan of Star Wars and football.  One of the men in the photo of “Raising the Flag” at Iwo Jima is my great uncle.

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Rafael Patino

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Israel Casique

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Jeremiah Lerch

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Rob Champlin

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Yard Foreman

Keven Remillard

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Maintenance Foreman

Matt Phillips

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Receiving Foreman

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Tom De Armitt

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Refugio Mata

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Steve Jero

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Quinton Dulgar

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Yard Foreman

Luis Coronado

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Mark Nelson

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Tim Vavra

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Patrick Yates

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Todd Reidle

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Aurie Harrison

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