What do you do at Joyride?
I’m a beertender! So my job is to sling beers, make friends, and help others enjoy their day!
Where are you from and when did you move to Colorado?
I grew up in California and moved here almost 4 years ago.
Why did you move to Colorado?
Everyone was doing it!! Jussst kidding.. my best friend moved out here for school, then I got the opportunity to join her so I did! One of the best decisions of my life I think! I love it here.
What did you do before Joyride?
I was in grad school up at the University of Northern Colorado, and now I’m a real life speech therapist!! While in Greeley I worked at Grand Lake’s 16th St Tavern and Brix Brewery and Taphouse.
What’s your favorite thing about working at Joyride?
I love that Joyride is a family! It’s great to walk in and know the team and the customers are going to put a smile on your face. Never a bad day at Joyride!
What do you like to do for fun when you’re not working?
I like to brewery hop, go to shows, enjoy the sunshine, and be with friends.
What’s your favorite type of music/band?
I love to throw it back to my high school days with alternative, punk, and emo kid music. ITS NOT A PHASE, MOM!!
Favorite beer section:
What’s your all time favorite beer?
I built my beer palate drinking west coast IPAs in Sonoma County and I love a beer that bites back a little. My heart belongs to Lagunitas and I can never deny a Lagunitas IPA.
Favorite beer Joyride has ever made?
I LOVED the IPK Hoppy Kölsch collaboration we did with Westbound and Down Brewing Company as part of our fifth anniversary.
Favorite Joyride beer currently on tap?
My current go to is The IPA Experiment #7. But the Schwarzy is also sooo good!
You’re stuck on a desert island and can only drink one style of beer for the rest of your life. What is it?
IPAs hands down!
Favorite place you’ve ever visited?
Zion National Park in the winter!! You can’t really hike the cool stuff if it’s snowing but it’s breathtaking!
When can people normally find you at Joyride?
I’m always here for Trivia nights on Tuesday! Joyride’s trivia is always so fun 🙂 Come say hi!