New Years Resolutions from the AYC Team


Using the new year as an excuse to start fresh, we wanted to share what some of the AYC team is hoping to accomplish in 2017, in and out of the office. 


Jennifer Russel, Project Manager 

My resolution is to learn how to use my new telescope.


Mike Leary, Interface Design Director

My resolution is to run a half marathon and hopefully the NYC marathon… if i can get in!!!


Betty Ann Haslam, Office Manager

Try everyday to be present to the moment.

Yesterday is a cancelled check.  Tomorrow is a promissory note.  Today is cash in hand—spend it wisely.


Sarah Campbell, Director of Consumer Engagement

I have so many….

Be more positive

Learn french

Journal in the morning

Bring my lunch most days

Travel more


Sheila O’Driscoll, Account Manager

My resolution is to run 100 race miles in 2017. I’m already signed up for 2 half marathons and a 5K so I’m on my way!


Jamie Hessert, Account Manager

Read more

Eat Healthy 

Go to bed earlier 


Lance Wolbransky, Director of Programming

Hand write at least one personal note or card to someone deserving each week.


Michelle Burke, Consumer Engagement Project Manager  

Read and actually finish all of the books I already own.

Brush up on my Spanish and start practicing French.

Become an expert on at least one topic (preferably two).


Jackie Knell, Social Media Manager

This year I want to read more books, write in a journal and attempt to get out of bed more than 15 minutes before I leave the house.


Ed Brasteter, Winner Management & Fulfillment Specialist

Resolution: Stop making resolutions and start making goals.


Jacob Marcinek, Website Strategist

Indoor bike training


Matt Norton, Front-end Developer

Learn ReactJS in conjunction with PostCSS, and to teach my dog how to parkour.


Andrew Erie, Director of Front-end Development

Spend more time traveling and working on personal projects.


Colleen Wilson, Project Coordinator & Email Marketing Specialist

My New Year’s resolution is to love myself like Kanye loves himself and believe in myself like Kanye believes in himself.


Marc Scholtyssek, Vice President

Spend more time enjoying our beautiful planet- specifically the mountains on a snowboard

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