Our Team

Let’s get to know each other

Leadership team. Executive team. A bunch of awesome people helping others.

Call it whatever you want. Bottom line: We have a team of professionals with a combined 230 years of experience in the restaurant industry. Together, they work day-in and day-out to make sure we set the standard for restaurant excellence across our company.

Meet Our Team

Lee Engler

Co-Founder

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Crunchy Taco

Surprising Fact

I backpacked across Europe when I was just 17-years-old.

Jeff Engler

Co-Founder

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Crunchy Taco

Surprising Fact

Made my first taco in 1985 during Taco Bell Training and my second one in 2017.

Jeff Williams

Chief Operations Officer

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Regular Hard Shell Taco

Surprising Fact

I have a degree in chemical engineering.

Craig Heide

Chief People and Culture Officer

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Steak Quesadilla with jalapeños

Surprising Fact

I’ve piloted the Boeing 737 jet.

Barb Schneider

Chief Development Officer

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Chicken Soft Taco

Surprising Fact

My family lineage traces back to a patriot who fought in the American Revolutionary War.

Aaron Engler

Chief Administrative and Financial Officer

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Chili Cheese Burrito

Surprising Fact

I've completed two Ironmans.

Brian Axness

Director of Finance, Controller

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Chicken Quesadilla

Surprising Fact

I want to be the sixth Backstreet Boy.

Todd Austin

Director of Operations

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Crunchy Taco

Surprising Fact

I've lived in six different cities and four states.

Scott Jordan

Director of Operations

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Mexican Pizza with sour cream

Surprising Fact

I’ve whitewater kayaked 19 rivers in the United States. Safe to say I love kayaking!

Sharla Hennek

Director of Learning & Organizational Development

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Chili Cheese Burrito

Surprising Fact

The first car I owned was a red ’68 Dodge Charger.

Brian Davies

Director of Facilities

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Chili Cheese Burrito

Surprising Fact

I used to play drums in a country band, and now hate country music!

Chasity Bailey

Director, Human Resources Administration

Favorite Taco Bell Item

Mexican Pizza with chicken instead of beef

Surprising Fact

I used to crash weddings with a friend from college…before the movie came out, so we were the originals.

We are proud of our family culture that develops people and provides career growth

in pristine restaurants where people aspire to work, guests desire to dine…

Where Live Mas comes to life.

We’re the job you love.

The company you’re proud to be part of. The team you’re willing to do anything for. We’re that way because at the end of the day, we’re family.

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