The ANDRESENGROUP Team
John Andresen, Project Manager & Advanced ProgrammerIn 2001 John created The ANDRESENGROUP in response to the need for quality websites that are marketing-driven, easy-to-maintain, and customized to each customers needs.
Prior to starting The ANDRESENGROUP John had 5 years Project Management experience at Intel and Portland General Electric, and over 4 years Software Development experience as a private contractor.
In his spare time John cooks, paints, and writes fiction.
Kim Andresen, Account Manager & Print ManagerKim has a variety of talents and experience in higher education and private business. She has worked for Pacific University and The Oregon Graduate Institute in both college and graduate university relations departments in alumni relations, fundraising, grant writing and event coordination. She has also worked in the private sector in business technology based companies such as Trinity Technologies, Inc. and ECR Services.
Kim has also owned her own private event consulting firm Spectacular Events which specialized in large corporate fundraising events as well as private events.
Currently Kim is co-owner of The ANDRESENGROUP and manages alpaca brokering, publicity, and the accounting side of the business.
In her spare time Kim enjoys hiking, swimming, sewing, crafts, and playing with her four children. She also enjoys volunteering in her childrens schools and nearby community.
Russell Kennedy, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) & Social Media Integration ManagerRuss is a retired United States Navy Veteran with 21 years of active duty as a Hospital Corpsman. While on active duty, Russ took collateral duties in Information Technology, PC Support/Repair, and Website Development.
In 2013, Russ joined The ANDRESENGROUP team as a website developer, SEO and social media integration manager.
In his spare time, Russ enjoys spending time with his two children, walking his dog, bowling, fishing, and reading graphic novels.
Lisa Carolan, Graphic DesignerLisa has a Masters degree in architecture from Queen's University Belfast Ireland and has worked all around the world including Ireland, The United Kingdom, Australia, and The Netherlands.
Lisa has 6 years project design experience with Murray Architects designing unique homes in Ireland. She has worked for large and boutique design led studios in Amsterdam and Brisbane, Australia. She has a passion for design and customer satisfaction.
In her spare time Lisa likes to cook, walk the dogs, and attend Pilates
Paul Wilkin, Graphic DesignerPaul is the owner of Gargoyle Design and has worked closely with The ANDRESENGROUP since 2007.
Paul has been a graphic designer for 28 years and has extensive knowledge with print and electronic media. Prior to starting Gargoyle Design he worked for Island Industries Inc., Coconut Graphix Ltd., Impak Graphics, Inc., Robert Glutz Photography, Champion Screen Printing, Inc., and Gibson Greetings Inc.
Paul is a motorcycle enthusiast and photographer.
Noreen Andresen, Certified Fiber Sorter, Quality Assurance Manager, & Advanced ProgrammerNoreen is one of the founding members of The ANDRESENGROUP. Prior to working for the The ANDRESENGROUP Noreen has been a Quality Assurance Manager for Cadence Corporation, and has more than 20 years of experience in Software Engineering at Tektronix, Mentor Graphics, Cadence, and Intel.
Noreen raises alpacas and her hobbies include weaving, spinning and developing knitting patterns.