With the perfect combination of creatives and analytical thinkers, we’ve cultivated a team of marketing experts driven by growth.

Meet The Ampersand Team

Individual talents. Incredible team. It’s not just one of our core values, it’s a guiding philosophy. Each member of our team has been handpicked for their own brand of genius, and we value everything they bring to the table (and think you will too). That’s right. There are real people behind these walls, not just contracted workers who exist only as a name on an email. Meet the faces of Ampersand.

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Valerie Anderson Project Manager
Val Pal. Project manager. Schedule keeper. Collaborator. Reassurance provider. Puzzle solver. Team player. Cat lover.
Josh Buege Project Manager
The Hub. Client engager. Email marketer. Project manager. Copywriter. Printer repairer.
Steve Deardorff Web Developer
Sir Links-A-Lot. Website developer. Code customizer. Proofreader. WordPress trainer. Office botanical foster parent.
Brock Diedrick
Brock Diedrick Director of Client Services
SUPER B.A.D. Public & Media relator. Marketing communicator. Client manager. Copywriter. Office pool administrator.
Jodi Everts Traffic Manager
Workamagician. Traffic manager. Schedule abider. Strategic communicator. Copy proofer. Fun fact finder.
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Kevin Kahler Director of Digital Services
WebDotKev. Experience designer. Problem solver. Search engine optimizer. Koosh Ball® title holder.

Alaina Kallas Digital Marketing Specialist
Marketing mixologist. Digitizer. Data translator. Creative investigator. Social strategizer. Official bartender. Office dog mother.
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Katie Lynne Krueger Copywriter & Content Marketer
KopyKat. Storyteller. Content creator. Grammar fixer. Brand amplifier. Office treat maker.
Sammie May Graphic Designer
SAM-Serif. Picture taker. Brand developer. Creative thinker. Typography selector. Logo creator. Confidence booster.
Heather Noel, MBA Owner & CEO
Miss Direction. Strategic thinker. Big picture seer. Public speaker. Business developer. Coffee drinker.

Brian Odeja Director of Agency Growth
Offensive Coordinator. Sales management trainer. CRM and sales process developer. Critical thinker. Comic reliever.
Alyssa Van Altena Project Manager
Alyss-ta To-Do’s. Project manager. Vendor relator. Analytics interpreter. Digital marketer. Professional kayaker.
Anna Trokan Creative Director
Creative Suitey. Illustrator. Creative thinker. Detail focuser. Clear communicator. Enthusiasm haver.

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Picture yourself among a talented team of creatives and analytical thinkers & join the Ampersand Team.

Interfaith Caregivers of Washington County
“What a dynamic group of creative professionals! The fresh and original campaign they developed for our non-profit organizations went well above and beyond our expectations and that of our board of directors. They have provided guidance and personal attention every step of the way.”

– Interfaith Caregivers of Washington County
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To celebrate 10 years in business and embrace the growth and evolution of our agency, we’d like to officially introduce you to our new name and brand.

Mangold Creative is now Ampersand!

While our name and tagline may have changed, our commitment remains the same. You’ll continue collaborating with our same amazing team, leveraging our creative strategies, dynamic talents, and strong execution. What’s the story behind the name Ampersand? We invite you to read on and learn more about how we Fuel & Simplify Business Growth.