The YGS Group

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Charlie Calta

VP, Sales

My favorite book is "The Devil in the White City" and I enjoy making my kids watch B&W movies.

Charity Fox

Account Manager

Yes, I’m a natural redhead.

Beth Smith

Paper Purchasing

I’ve worked in paper for over 20 years, and have worked for every corporate paper company, but 1.

Tima Good

Account Executive

I love to travel and feel lucky to have visited 15 countries and counting.

Amanda Blevins

Administrative Assistant

My office cube is wallpapered in four-year-old art work from my daughter, Khloe.

Elizabeth Watson

MAP Manager

I have a ukulele, but I only know how to play the C chord because that's the easiest one to learn.

Jack Davidson

VP, Marketing Services

I'm a twin.

Mark Hinkle

My favorite drink is raw milk.

Lindsay Wilson

Licensing Specialist

For 15 years I did competitive baton twirling. After graduating high school I began new hobbies, including musical theater and running.

Chris Somers

Prepress Manager

I run with scissors.

Nickole Craig

Senior Project Manager

My favorite SNL character is Mary Catherine Gallagher - aka SUPERSTAR!

Michelle Stucker

CS&L Marketing Specialist

I'm a huge Green Bay Packers fanatic, and love watching and going to football games.

Chad Barshinger

MAP Administrator

My best friend and I used to drive 14 hours every other weekend from Memphis, TN to Corpus Christi, TX so he could teach me how to surf.

Dan Hornick

Lead, Fulfillment/Planner

Most of the girls I coach for fast pitch softball throw better than boys.

Sam Hoffmeister

Managing Editor

Despite playing guitar in rock bands for the past 10 years, my most successful musical venture is a solo vocal Christmas album.

Brenda Harris

Customer Service Representative

When I can, I love being with my family, helping others, cooking, baking, motorcycling (ride my own!), the ocean, and kayaking on the mountain lakes.

Jessica Stremmel

Permissions Specialist

I was the President and captain of my competitive step team in college until I had to have knee surgery my senior year.

Marshall Boomer

Account Executive

I'm Canadian. I live and breathe ice hockey, but I've never played a game in my life because…I can't skate!

Zack Buchanan

National Account Executive

I am a fan of the Knicks, poker, Shakespeare's comedies, and occasionally, brewing my own beer.

Brenda Trone

Program Manager

I enjoy reading, amateur sports, volunteering, and my 3 grandchildren.

Amber Nalls

Customer Service Representative

If I'm not chasing down my beautiful little girl, you can find me on the ice, playing goal for a local women's hockey team.

Jeff Smith

VP/Co-Creative Director

My wife and I have been adopted as ‘staff’ for two retired greyhounds – they are the 3rd and 4th that have adopted us over the last 16 years. Word gets around.

Jim Kell

CEO

Challenge yourself everyday to make more of an impact on your world than what you thought was possible yesterday.

Prepress Team

Lori Brenneman

HR Coordinator

I have rediscovered the fun of coloring, but I still have difficulty staying in the lines.

Jessica Rock

Controller

I enjoy being active, especially running races and teaching my Zumba and Insanity classes.

Art Hurst

IS Project Manager

I like to spend my spare time fishing at the local lakes.

Megan Brodbeck

Account Manager

I have been riding and showing hunter/jumper horses for over 15 years and hold several championships.

Dave Smith

Corporate Sales Executive

I'm addicted to my iPad!

Shirley Kehr-Smeltzer

Director, Marketing Services

I have had the opportunity to travel to 48 states, including Hawaii and Alaska.

Jenny Kintner

Director, Content Sales & Licensing

If karaoke is involved, count me in!

Renee Overmiller

Customer Service Representative

I am the proud mother of two wonderful boys. The most rewarding thing in life is seeing them smile.

Karen Sunday

Marketing Automation Administrator

I am told my laugh is infectious...in a good way.

Lantz Gleisner

Operations Manager

I always smile because it brightens someone else's day.

Cambria Bailey

Marketing Manager

I am really into woodworking and restoring things. I think they call it upcycling.

Erica Reed

Senior Managing Editor

I speak Italian & French, and I have traveled all over Europe.

Tom Luckenbaugh

Electronic Prepress Technician

I was a volunteer caddy for 18 years on the Ladies' Professional Golf Symmetra Tour.

Annette Gray

Editorial Director

Mark Twain said, “Humor is a great thing, the saving thing.” I think Mark Twain is the wisest of men, I try to live by this sentiment each day.

Aaron Oxenrider

Developer

I hiked the Presidential Traverse in New Hampshire during a storm with 80MPH wind gusts.

Michelle McNew

Customer Service Representative

I am a proud mom of two daughters.

Megan Hacker

Art Director

I can do a headstand on a paddleboard.

Steve Kahley

Director of Production Planning

I can talk like Donald Duck.

Ben Weimer Jr

2nd Pressman

I guess I am a hero in training.

Laura Gaenzle

Account Representative

I’ve gone skydiving twice and I love cooking and reading.

Pamela "Pam" Smith

Custom Finishing Associate

I've been told there is never a dull moment when I am around.

Bob Quirk

VP, Print Operations

I've lived in seven of these United States of America. Also, I look way too young to be a grandfather.

Terri Acquaviva

Hershey Corporate Account Director

I have a secret crush on Gordon Ramsay after meeting him in his NYC restaurant and realizing that he's nothing like he portrays himself to be on TV.

Erica Montgomery

Executive Vice President

I like rocks. Pebbles, boulders, mountains. They remind me of the power of nature.

Yvonne DeSalle

VP, Associate Engagement & Talent Development

I sang on stage with Pat Monohan (Train).

Karen Riley

Accounting Specialist

When I was 15-years-old I did some modeling work in New York City.

Frank Tate

IT Administrator

I am an aquaholic. I enjoy boating, swimming, and fishing.

Alex Straughan

Graphic Designer

I have played soccer (specifically goal keeper) since I was five years old but often I find I’m too nervous about the outcome to watch an entire Sounders FC or USMNT game.

Molly Markee

MAP Coordinator

In my hometown, I was awarded Miss Congeniality at the Shippensburg Fair.

Serena Spiezio

Creative Director

I once walked 39.3 miles in a weekend, crossing over the Brooklyn, Manhattan, and George Washington bridges to raise money for breast cancer research.

Laurie Perry

Staff Accountant

I love music and traveling.

Matt Diehl

Hershey Production Coordinator

I once toured the country playing guitar for a rock and roll band.

Abigail Martin

Apprentice

Letterpress, cats, and vinyl

Lauren Lau

Account Manager

My initals are LOL! It's fitting as I love to make people smile & laugh.

Aimee Gray

Account Manager

I played the clarinet, flute, and piccolo in high school and have been a Choir Director for almost 15 years.

Tom Grentz

CFO

I like bicycles, books and all sorts of good music.

Jennifer Winters

Customer Service Representative

I am the new mommy of a 7lb Chihuahua named Willy.

Maggie Moran

Digital Marketing Coordinator

I suffer from a serious case of wanderlust.

Greg Sindlinger

Corporate Sales Executive

I love to travel, and wish to find myself in Tibet someday. Why? Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

Matt Roy

Digital Marketing Director

I rarely wear matching socks.

Zon Buckley

Art Director

Every year I mow a wiffleball field into my yard.

Danielle Welch

Corporate Sales Executive

I have tendency to “run” into celebrities, more particularly athletes.

TJ Creedon

Media Sales Production Coordinator

In college, I ran a student organization that writes, rehearses, and performs one-act plays in 24 hours.

Alan (AJ) Myers

Account Manager

I came to the YGS Group after a decade long career in music and still teach a few trumpet lessons.

Susan Welter

VP, Media Sales

I'm obsessed with the color pink. If it comes in pink, I'm buying it!

Tina Enck

Account Director

I am a die-hard Philadelphia sports fan, especially the Phillies, and I love alternative rock and 90's grunge.

Michael Vucic

Senior Art Director

I’m by no means a fisher, but I did catch a 200 lb. sand tiger shark while in Cape May, NJ. Yes, I have pictures to prove it.

Sue Russell

HR & Accounting Coordinator

I enjoy walks on the beach, finding sea glass, and Eastern Shore’s seafood/boating. 

Erik Woodland

IT Manager

I am an audiophile. I love tweaking car or home stereos to make the music sound the way it was intended.

Ethel Deitzler

Customer Service Representative

I come from a large family. I have 6 brothers, 2 sisters, and 35 nieces and nephews.

Stephanie Harkins

Director, Media Sales & Events

I love to cook and bake. My favorites include anything Italian (homemade sauce of course) and chocolate chip cookies.

Karen Lippy

Receptionist

When I started here we were still using the machine on display in the lobby.

Ashley Reid

Managing Editor

I've performed as a vocalist in various countries around the world, including Switzerland, Italy, France, Germany, and Austria.

Lisa Abdella

Estimator

My husband and I enjoy working on DIY projects together—some are more successful than others.

Zackary Gardner

Manager Fulfillment/Shipping/Receiving

Coffee & Ink...Ink & Coffee…

Mark Bender

Production Manager

I still hold a track and field record from 1994.

Deborah Sharpe

Art Director

I trained as a classical ballerina for 12 years. You'll still find me walking on my toes at times.

Scott Johnson

Web Developer

I once played the entire first act of West Side story by memory because I, along with the person I was sharing music with, refused to turn the page…we wanted to see who would give in first. 

Tamara Smith

Account Manager

I am a K9 enthusiast. I've trained with my English Springer Spaniel, Maya, in agility, rally obedience, nose works, barn hunt, and tracking”

Natalie DeSoto

Account Executive

I have a gold belt in Tae Kwon Do, it sounds tough, but it is the first step to black.

Kristy Freeman

Corporate Account Manager

Despite falling victim to middle-child syndrome, I'm my parents' favorite. Hands down.

Danielle Shive

Marketing Manager

I am a sports fanatic. I like watching, playing, and attending anything sports related.

Charice Robinson

Invoicer

I am a music fanatic. I love all genres and can’t choose a favorite.

Cory Turner

Mail List Processor

I really enjoy traveling—even those short road trips make me smile.

Diane Fry

Customer Service Representative

I enjoy gardening in the nice weather.

Don McElroy

Corporate Account Manager

I am a three-time racquetball doubles state champion, and a barbershop quartet bass.

Don Montgomery

Scheduling

If there is a poker game....I'm all in!

Pamela Brossman

Senior Editor

I am a preacher’s wife!

Heather Macaluso

Account Executive

I love playing sports and lettered in four in high school: cheerleading, softball, field hockey, and ice hockey.

Rachel Rohrbaugh

Account Manager

I consider myself a Disney Dork. I love everything about Mickey Mouse and his magic!

Robin Walker

Creative Director

I love color and texture and started throwing paint on canvas with my sons when they were 3 and 6 — definitely an outdoor adventure — but so much fun!

Christina Cullison

Mailing/Delivery Support Specialist

I am a die-hard Pittsburgh Steelers fan.

Casey Ashman

Customer Service Representative

I am the proud mother of two beautiful daughters, I ride a motorcycle, enjoy photography, and I am an Independent Scentsy Consultant in my spare time.

Ana Stover

Account Representative

I am big into music, playing piano, guitar, and singing in my spare time.

Kali Eskew

Marketing Manager

I proudly know all the words to “Ice Ice Baby” and "Gettin' Jiggy With It.”

Tricia Stonesifer

Corporate Sales Executive

I can ride a unicycle.

Lori Husted

Account Representative

I love to drive and enjoy road trips; however I do have a serious road rage problem that I'm working on every day.

Angie Reindollar

Invoicer

I enjoy reading quotes, exploring the outdoors, and hearing my turbo spool.

Kristi Forster

Corporate Sales Executive

In my senior year of high school, I was voted "Class Clown." Not much has changed, I still love to make people laugh! 

Jason Deller

Art Director

I played ice hockey for 8 years and was part of the first team from York to win both District and Regional Championships.

Rachel Rogers

Production Coordinator

I’m an existentialist with a serious addiction to cheese.

James Heim

Customer Service Representative

Smile, it gets better!

Brian Hershey

Senior Account Manager

My favorite band is The Who. I actually got a chance to see them with 3 of the 4 original members. I am waiting to see them again with no original members.

Brian Smith

Corporate Sales Executive

I enjoy coaching and officiating soccer, and I'm often told I look like Steve Carell.

Justin Wolfe

Senior Account Executive

Music is a huge part of my life. Currently I co-manage & play bass for a band called BANGERANG!

Amy LaPorte

Director, Marketing Automation

I have a slight addiction to CrossFit and I enjoy creating mosaics and stained glass pieces in my spare time.

Brad Altman

President

I like to take long walks on the beach. Not really. Just Kidding!

Amanda Stone

Digital Media Specialist

I am a crazy cat lady and proud of it.

Andrew Bankert

Associate Editor

When I have time, I maintain a music blog with a close friend of mine. We write about our favorite bands and musicians, and have even been lucky enough to connect with a few of them.

Betty Mason

Data Specialist

A group of swimmers and surfers cheered us on as I was married in a beautiful gazebo over the ocean in Jamaica.

Jordan Kell

Client Services Associate

In college I interned for one of Justin Timberlake’s companies.

Michael Shober

Account Representative

I'm a tennis nut. I play like a golden retriever chasing after tennis balls!

Mike Prowell

Corporate Sales Executive

I’m addicted to the TV show “American Pickers”.

Brad Stonesifer

Shipping & Facilities Manager

I am a big Philadelphia Eagles fan and every game day I have air fan inflated football figures in the front lawn.

Lish Ephraim

Director, Marketing & Brand Strategy

I once snuck into Tina Fey's dressing room.

Matt Meyers

VP Sales

I love to collect matchbooks from all over the world. Must have caught the fire bug from my Boy Scout days!

Reynaldo Alvarado

Graphic Designer

I enjoy taking muay thai classes.