As an advertising services  team lead, Cathy Sweet collects and approves ads, proofs issues and newsletters and handles advertiser invoicing. Joining the company in July 2016, she enjoys that Lessiter Media is a family-run business with smart, talented and down-to-earth coworkers. “Everyone is very welcoming and helpful,” she says. “I love that professional development, ideas and philanthropy are encouraged.”

Outside of the office she enjoys running, weightlifting, hiking, cooking/baking, reading, traveling and spending time with her kids and dogs.

Quick facts…

Brand: Farm Equipment, No-Till Farmer, Rural Lifestyle Dealer, Precision Farming Dealer

Education: B.S. Graphic Design — The College of Saint Rose, Albany, NY

Favorite super hero: I’m not really into super heroes per se, but I do believe we walk amongst them every day.

Favorite place in Milwaukee: Well, I grew up in the Northeast, so I still haven’t figured that out yet, but the lakefront is pretty.

Person I’d most like to meet: Ronald Reagan or maybe Mark Wahlberg… different reasons, of course…

Mac or PC: Without a doubt, Mac

Favorite ice cream flavor: Reece’s Pieces Gelato

No. 1 Bucket List goal: I have this thing for Italy and the sea, would love to visit someday.

Favorite quote: “Some people live in a bitter, angry, hate-filled world. Some people live in a friendly, caring, love-filled world. Same world…” — Jose N. Harris