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I have been a Co-owner of eight Papa Murphy’s Take-N-Bake Pizza restaurants in the Des Moines area since 2004.

John Maxwell Team coach and trainer since Jan 2017.

Company Mission Statement

We exist to impact our community by providing quality leadership and opportunity to those who wish to strive for personal growth in the service industry and in quality of life.

My passion is to help business leaders and managers, in the blue collar community, find their leadership voice and help them develop skills and confidence to make an impact on their community.

Company Core Values

We believe that everyone should have a great organization to work for, great supervisors to learn from and a great environment to grow.
--Quality leaders are established through quality principles.
--Quality principles promote personal responsibility.
--Responsibility comes from facing the truth about our obligation to each other.

Fresh Whispers

A simple Christian listening to the Holy Spirit

Blanchard LeaderChat

A Forum to Discuss Leadership and Management Issues


the life and ministry of Jon and Trista Pagel