Name: Brent Haack
Position at UWGB: Events Coordinator at the Kress Event Center
Summary of what you do: Besides coordinating events here at the Kress, I schedule the rooms throughout the building, supervise an event staff of 30 students, and help with other facility needs when asked.
How long have you been employed: 18 Months
Brief history of employment with UWGB: Outside of the four years I worked as student at the Kress Event Center, I started an LTE position as the Event Coordinator in September of 2016. After my LTE position, I applied to be the full time Events Coordinator and started my new position last July.
Three words that describe you: GB Alumni, Hardworking, Responsible
Personal interests: Sports, Outdoors, and Traveling
Random facts/interests: I owned a landscaping and snow removal business for 6 years named “Haack All Season Services LLC”.
Are you messy or organized? Organized
Do you have an office nickname? What is it? Hawk
If you could interview one person (dead or alive) who would it be? Michael Jordan
If you could witness any historical event, what would you want to see? The First Super Bowl
If you were an animal what would you be? Dog
If your house was burning down, what’s the one non-living thing you would save? My Cell Phone
Motto or personal mantra? Live every day to the fullest!!!
Tell us a little bit about your family. I have 3 brothers and a sister. One brother older than me, twin brothers that are younger than me, and my sister is the baby of the family.
What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most? Being able to work with College Students
What did you want to be when growing up? Business Owner
What do you like to do in your spare time? Adventure the countryside
What do you like to do on your days off? I like to spend time with family and friends.
What else do you do for fun? In the winter, I enjoy snowmobiling.
What is the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery? A new truck
What is your favorite meal? My favorite meal is Chicken and Rice
What is your favorite sport? My favorite sport is Football
What kinds of hobbies and interests do you have outside of work? Something that has really gained my interest the last few years is hunting.
What’s the one thing, you can’t live without? My family
What’s your favorite thing to do in Green Bay? Attend Packer Games
Where is your home town? My home town is Mishicot, WI
Where would you like to go on a dream vacation? My dream vacation is a hunting trip to Montana or Canada.