The Top 5 Managers and GM meet on a weekly basis to keep informed and make decisions pertaining to McConn. After working together in such a tight knit environment, this team becomes connected as friends for a lifetime.
Bethany Kirkwood is the General Manager at McConn Coffee Co. and works with college interns who operate all aspects of the business. Bethany oversees five student interns, nine shift managers and 35 baristas. Ever since she was a student, she’s loved the ability that coffee has to bring people together. Now, as McConn’s general manager she is able to pursue her passion to serve and connect with others as a career. Bethany has previous work experience at Starbucks Coffee Company, the Grant County YMCA and Indiana Wesleyan’s Adult Enrollment. She earned her Associate of Business Administration from Ivy Tech, Bachelor of Business Administration from IWU and Master of Science in Management from IWU.
Andrew Winneroski is the Marketing Manager for McConn Coffee Company. He works to connect and communicate with customers, design and market merchandise, and further reach our audience through social media platforms. Andrew is a junior nursing major from Greenwood, Indiana. He has a diverse experience across numerous graphic design and editing programs, such as the Adobe Suite. Andrew values connecting with customers and representing McConn with the most professional and quality work as possible. His past work experience includes working as a sales associate for Crew Carwash and working for various landscaping companies. Andrew is pursuing his Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Indiana Wesleyan University.
Kyle Dood is the Purchasing Manager at McConn Coffee Company. In this role, he collaborates with outside vendors to find cost effective and high quality products for McConn to serve. Kyle believes that staying in touch with the needs and desires of the customer is crucial to McConn’s success. He has previously held positions at Integrity Business Solutions, Indiana Wesleyan University, and Relevant Rentals. Kyle is pursuing a BA in Accounting and Finance with a minor in Economics at Indiana Wesleyan University.
Daniel Pugh is the Accounting Manager at McConn Coffee Company who supports McConn by processing all of the revenues and expenses, creating financial statements, and manages the point of sale system. Daniel is passionate about stewarding all of our talents, time, and resources for the glory of God. Daniel worked as a Laboratory Technician at DuPont Pioneer and has also influenced students as a Resident Assistant at Indiana Wesleyan. Daniel plans to graduate this December from Indiana Wesleyan University with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Finance.
Hannah Bird is the Business Development Manager at McConn Coffee Company. Within this position, she looks to build relationships with other organizations on and off campus to further develop McConn’s community. She works on product development and special events that McConn has in effort to create meaningful impressions with McConn staff, community members, as well as Indiana Wesleyan students and faculty. Hannah has worked with a variety of food service organizations previous to McConnn as well as interned with The Branch coffee shop/cafe in Fairmount Indiana and under the Lieutenant Officer’s office in marketing/community relations positions. She is working towards a double major in strategic communication with an emphasis in public relations and journalism.
Jenna Keele is the Human Resource Manager at McConn Coffee Co. In this role, she is able to display her passion and belief in the creativity and capability of people by developing relationships and encouraging others in their strengths. Jenna creates the weekly shift schedules, organizes employee meetings, and, in general, acts as a support for all baristas on and off the clock. Prior to her management position, Jenna worked as a barista and shift manager at McConn and served as an Office Assistant for the Life Calling & Career office. This fall, she is working to receive her coaching certification with Lark’s Song, Inc., and plans to graduate in April of 2019 with a degree in Management and Psychology from Indiana Wesleyan University.