meet the folks
who make it
all happen!

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Name: Katie Corrigan

Position: Cook

Favorite Menu Item: Vegan Burrito Bowl

Pursuits: mushrooms and vegan cooking. one day, a food truck.

Quote: "just have fun-gi"

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Name: North Bennett

Position: Barista

Favorite Menu Item: Oat Milk Cortado

Pursuits: generally speaking, uphill

Quote: "playfulness ceases to serve a serious purpose when it takes itself too seriously."

Name: Bea Bittenbender

Position: Barista

Favorite Menu Item: House Spiced Chai

Pursuits:  skate the bowl!

Quote: "all we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us."

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Name: Lani Suyama

Position: Bartender/Server

Favorite Menu Item: Sticky Date Cake

Pursuits: a major in sustainable textiles. create and sell apparel using recycled textiles. @kalei.klothing

Quote: "slowly is the fastest way to get to where you want to be."

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Name: Taylor Flores

Position: Barista

Favorite Menu Item: Chai Latte

Pursuits: Proud mother to all her plants

Quote: "saca la cuchara"

Name: Emile Diffley

Position: Head of Maintenance

Favorite Menu Item: Avo Smash

Pursuits: a good sunset jump off the boardwalk.

Quote: "we tend to overestimate what we can accomplish in 1 year, but underestimate what we can in 5."

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Name: Reese Miller

Position: Barista/Bartender

Favorite Menu Item: All Time Bowl

Pursuits: own a chicken farm with 2 dozen chicks and capybara

Quote: "never let anyone treat you like a yellow starburst. you are a pink starburst."

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Name: Kellin Bonilla

Position: Bar & FOH Manager

Favorite Menu Item: Millennial Pink Flamingoes

Pursuits:  start a pub abroad

Quote: "slow down and watch the water."

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Name: Karna Ringham

Position: Barista

Favorite Menu Item: House Spiced Chai

Pursuits: accessibility and inclusivity in outdoor recreation

Quote: "life is just a quest for cool pants."

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Name: Hattie Bakke

Position: Bartender/Server

Favorite Menu Item: Tostones

Pursuits: make cool songs and be good at identifying plants

Quote: "expect nothing and get less"

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Name: Meghan Hale

Position: Bartender/Server

Favorite Menu Item: Sticky Date Cake

Pursuits: facilitate psilocybin treatments

Quote: "teamwork makes the dream work"

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Name: Kai Despain

Position: Kitchen Manager/Chef

Favorite Menu Item: Beetnik 2.0

Pursuits: bowling a 300

Quote: "be good, tip well."

Name: Sam Smith

Position: Cook

Favorite Menu Item: Soba Noodle Special

Pursuits: creative writing

Quote: "karate snow machine chops it! i'm chopping all of my action, and mostly power."

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Name: Jessica Tomlin 

Position: Cook

Favorite Menu Item: Granola Bowl

Pursuits: founder and co-host of Thyme To Chat Podcast

Quote: "never let go Jack, never let go."

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Name: Jesse Wiley

Position: Cook

Favorite Menu Item: Sticky Date Cake

Pursuits: recreating the super duper teriyaki sauce.

Quote: "where do I keep my feet?"

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Name: Mark "Donny" Allison

Position: Head of Research and Development

Favorite Menu Item: Don's Americano

Pursuits: the perfect ratio of milk, water, and coffee.

Quote: "it's ok Beyonce, I think you're cute too."

Banter
Everyday 8am - 3pm
(360) 922-3660


After Hours
Monday - Saturday
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