Kalin LeBrunkalinKalin: Marketing Coordinator for Room & Board
Thinks about: wedding planning, eating paleo,
Likes: cats, traveling, handwritten notes, oversized sunglasses
Wants to try: French braiding hair, running a 5K, writing a cookbook
What works: farmers markets, crafting, new books, tiramisu
What doesn’t: wide-ruled paper, roller coasters,
cottage cheese

Kate LloydKate Blog PhotoKate: PR/media contact for Room & Board
Thinks about: new business ideas, the future
Likes: traveling, architecture, live music, bulldogs, golden retrievers
Wants to try: violin lessons, skydiving, organic
farming, driving a stick shift, writing a children’s book
What works: bagel ‘n schmear, Scandinavian
design, annual cleanses, thank-you notes, freshly laundered sheets
What doesn’t: country music, poor grammar,

Jen Wittkopf photoJen: Senior Copywriter for Room & Board
Thinks about: organized homes, inspiring words, what’s for dinner
Likes: rescue dogs, stand-up paddleboarding,
Lambeau Field
Wants to try: organizing my home, running a marathon, remaining calm in a crisis
What works: roaring fires, traveling with my kids, coffee
What doesn’t: snakes, salmon, the word “moist”

Lyndsay LeClair snapshotlyndsbwLyndsay: Copywriter for Room & Board
Thinks about: staying healthy, proper grammar
Likes: DIY furniture refinishing, closet organizing, designing for friends
Wants to try: swimming lessons, eating vegan
(see also: things I’m afraid of)
What works: green smoothies, reading good books
What doesn’t: horror movies, strategy board games, staying angry


Merritt Rethlake IMG_2751-1Merritt: Copywriter for Room & Board
Thinks about: sentence structure, home design, brand messaging, Iowa State basketball
Likes: blogs, dinner time, road trips, befriending cats
Wants to try: yoga, rock climbing, sticking to a budget
What works: coffee, family, live music, Google Maps
What doesn’t: Taco Bell, math, arts & crafts