Join us in welcoming our latest additions to the Chandler Team!
Chandler has proactively compiled an agile and experienced team of new leaders. As our client base continues to grow, we recognize the need to continuously enhance services and deliverables. By positioning our teams with the best colleagues possible we aim to foster a superior client experience. We are thrilled to welcome such a talented and motivated group to the Chandler Team!
New Leadership, Continued Goals: Service That’s Second to None
Candy Kirchner, Director of Project Management
Candy has an extensive business background with experience in Project Management, Information Technology and Operations. Accordingl, she has a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from the University of St. Thomas. In addition to her B.S. and MBA, Candy holds certifications including: PMI– Agile Certified Project Manager, Certified Scrum Master, as well as various technical certifications. When ed about her professional experience, Candy had this to say:
“I have led and managed a number of projects in a wide spectrum of small to large scale domestic and global environments : IT infrastructure, agile framework, product development, BI/Analytics, MRP/ERP, CRM, HRIS, integrating platforms, etc. As an executive leader, I have worked to create an environment that enables growth, cohesiveness and high performing results using an agile mindset. Additionally, I am an active mentor in the technology and business communities to continue learning but also to give back to others. My professional competencies are in aligning and managing corporate strategy, managing and executing multi-layer projects. Lastly, I enjoy coaching and helping others to achieve their goals and passions.”
In her free time you’ll find Candy participating in a variety of activities. “I enjoy staying active in sports – golf, mountain biking, hockey, wake surfing, being outdoors and hanging out on the lake.”
“Candy’s strong leadership experience and proven ability to develop teams made her the ideal candidate for the Director of Project Management role. We believe her leadership will continue to enhance cohesiveness for Project Management and cross-functional teams alike, bettering our deliverables and customer service. Further, she has an exceptional background in relevant business areas (Product development, Agile framework, ERP, to name a few) solidifying her as the best fit to lead Chandler’s Project Management group. As a leader in our industry, Chandler strives to continuously improve internal infrastructure to ensure our client experience remains second to none.”
-Lee Bartelt, Chandler CFO, President
Marie Miller, Senior Project Manager
Marie joins the Chandler team with over ten years of project management experience. Most recently she developed and managed custom set and prop productions, as her background is in advertising & consumer engagement productions. Further, she has a marketing degree from the Art Institute and is CPPM & PMI certified.
In her free time, you might find Marie cycling or scuba diving (she’s PADI certified)!
Greg Isenhower, Procurement Manager
Greg comes to Chandler with several years of experience in supply chain, inventory management, supplier relations, and sourcing. Additionally he has a marketing degree from the University of Missouri and has an impressive professional background: Best Buy (11 years), Andersen Windows (2 years), Lowe’s (1 year).
Greg shares this about his personal life and hobbies: I was born and raised in Kansas City MO but spent 14 years here in the Twin Cities, mostly across the river in Hudson. My family and I moved to Charlotte, NC last year to try something new but we decided to move back to the Midwest. I have a wife (Rachel) and two kids (Evan and Kenley) who I enjoy spending my time with. I’m a drummer with a home studio and have played in a few bands here in the Twin Cities (that no one has heard of).
We have searched the country and found our great sourcing professional! In support of Chandler’s increasing client base, Greg will continue to expand our domestic and international supply chains. He’ll qualify and monitor new supply partners, to ensure Chandler customers receive the same great quality and service.John Monce, COO
Tyler Fischer, Project Coordinator
Tyler joins the Chandler Team as our newest Project Coordinator supporting the customer team. He has a BA in Criminal Justice from Concordia (St. Paul) and his most recent position was with TurnKey Corrections as an Installation Coordinator/Project Manager. As a result Tyler worked on a wide array of projects in his last position and is excited to transfer his skill sets to his position here at Chandler.
In his free time, Tyler enjoys motor sports racing but especially Motocross- he’s been racing for 15 years! Furthermore he also enjoys spending time with his wife and three dogs. Lastly, on occasion you’ll find him enjoying a fishing trip!
As a leader in retail design & fabrication, Chandler creates retail store environments for your brand to live in. From custom fixtures to store roll-outs, we deliver quality materials, skilled craftsmanship and attention to detail for leading brands.
Let us share with you more about our project capabilities and services. Contact our Account Management Team by Email or 651.389.5900.