We’d like to take a moment to recognize the dedication and hard work exhibited by all the graduates in the extended Lakes Gas family. We’re so proud of your accomplishments and can’t wait to see what bright futures lie ahead for each of you. Congratulations.
Ella Blake is the daughter of Jess Blake, the Branch Manager for Lakes Gas in Cook, MN. Ella is graduating from Virginia High School and is planning to go to school for IT and Computer Code, Web Design.
Logan Brown is the son of Jase and Sherri Roemeling. Sherri is a Customer Service Representative at Lakes Gas in Slayton, MN. Logan is a graduate of Murray County Central High. Logan will be going to work full time at Almich’s Market in Slayton and part time at his family’s business J&S Xmas Tree Farm & More in Adrian, MN until they he’s able to know more of what will happen with colleges in the Fall.
CJ Fairchild is the son of Eric Fairchild, the Branch Manager for Lakes Gas in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin. CJ is graduating from Sturgeon Bay High School, where he played soccer all 4 years. This year they won the Division 4 State Title. CJ has worked for Lakes Gas since 2019 and will continue until school starts in the Fall. He was offered a roster spot with the Marian University Sabres soccer team and plans to play all 4 years while working toward his bachelor’s degree in Social Work.
Ashley French is the niece of Vickie Thunstrom, Accounting Specialist in the Lakes Gas corporate office. Ashley graduated from Burnsville High School and will attend the University of Minnesota to pursue Pre-Med with the goal of becoming a surgeon one day.
Brenden Alan Holmstrom is the son of Tobby Holmstrom, who works at the Lakes Gas Frederic, Wisconsin location. After graduation, Brenden will be enlisting in the US Army.
Victoria Jansen is the Granddaughter of Frosty (Steven) Forristall, a District Manager at Lakes Gas. Victoria is graduating from Turtle Lake High School in Wisconsin and will be attending Viterbo University in Lacrosse Wi and majoring in Psychology next year.
Emma Johnson is the daughter of Jake Johnson, Branch Manager in Training at Lakes Gas Eau Claire, WI branch. Emma will be graduating high school this year and has been accepted to the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in the Fall of 2020. She wants to major in Information Technology.
Dakotah Lankki is the granddaughter of Jeff Gritz at Lakes Gas in St, Michael. She's already passed a CNA course and is on her way to a nursing career.
Mychal LeSarge is the son of Samantha LeSarge, a Customer Service Representative at Lakes Gas in Grand Rapids, MN. Mychal is graduating from Grand Rapids Senior High and is planning to attend school to become an electrician. In high school, Mychal earned his varsity Letter in swimming.
Rebekah Morris will be obtaining her master’s degree in Nonfiction Writing from Goucher College. Rebekah is a Customer Service Representative for the Lakes Gas Grand Rapids location and was able to complete her degree while working for the company.
Zachary Savitz is the son of Steven Savitz, CFO for Lakes Gas. Zachary recently graduated from the University of Iowa. In June of 2020, he will begin his career at Associated Benefits and Risk Consulting as an Associate Insurance Sales Consultant. Zachary hopes to always keep pursuing his passion for sales and identifying customer needs.
JJ Suennen works at the Lakes Gas Crivitz branch and has been painting tanks and piping for the last three years. JJ will be continuing his education at NWTC Inn Green Bay for gas utility.
Morgan Swain is the daughter of Danelle Swain, a Customer Service Representative in Sturgeon Bay who has been with Lakes Gas more than 10 years. Morgan has been accepted to UW Green Bay where she will obtain her master’s degree in Social Work with an emphasis on Child Welfare. Morgan’s mom is so proud of her.