Employee Spotlight: Mark Sampson, Assistant Controller

Where did you grow up?
Watertown, MA (just west of Boston)

What was your first or strangest job?
Grocery Clerk at Johnny's Foodmaster (now defunct grocery chain)

What do you like most about your current job?
Solving problems, creating new processes, the awesome team I get to work with every day!

What is your greatest accomplishment, work or personal?
My daughters are my great accomplishment. They are young adults now!!

Tell us a fun fact about you.
I have a hole in one (on a real golf course not mini-golf)

Pick three words to describe yourself.
Friendly, Jovial, Logical

What is one thing on your bucket list?
To ride in a helicopter

What is your favorite quote?
Work smarter not harder

Do you have any hobbies outside of work?
Yes I do: music (either singing or playing my trumpet); fishing, golfing, BEACHing

If you were about to perform at a karaoke bar, what song would you pick?
Piano Man by Billy Joel

If you could hang out with anyone for a day, who would it be and why?
My mom, because I miss her. I have no real regrets, but, I would like to have that lamb dinner that we never got to.