Mary Gleckler

Mary Gleckler

Mary Gleckler, Office Manager

How long I have been at Kirsch: 9 ¾ years

Where I am from/hometown: Pittsfield, Illinois

How I got into the business: Through a family friend…Troy Chadwick

The toughest part of my job: Trying to please everyone

The best advice I have received: “Take life one day at a time” – my mother

Something else I’d like to accomplish: Take a month long road trip with no itinerary

Book I finished reading recently: John Grisham – The Reckoning

Favorite Book I’ve read: Baxter Family series by Karen Kingsbury and The Mistletoe Series by Richard Paul Evans

Something about me not everyone knows: I am a cancer survivor

How I think our business will change in the next decade: Technology will be a vital part of future changes

The best part of the job: Working with a caring family owned business and watching it grow

Outside interest/hobby: Bicycling, traveling, stitchery, crafting, music, watching my granddaughters play soccer

Favorite Vacation Spot: Rocky Mountains (any mountains)

Favorite Food/Restaurant: M’s Pub

Coolest Place I have traveled: St. Thomas & St. Marten

Other careers that I’ve done or I’d like to try: Something in hospitality

Favorite movie(s): The Sound of Music and Pretty Woman

Favorite song/band: David Phelps

Favorite app or podcast: Snapchat & Nook

Fun fact about you: Have driven 4-6 hours to attend a single concert