Get to Know Me: Kassie Shull

Get to Know Me: Kassie Shull

Posted on Aug 13, 2018

Title: Human Resources Manager


Department: Human Resources


Tell us a little about your job at RVC.

I am here to work with the HR team in giving guidance, ensure HR is fully utilized and an asset to the College and the Employees.


What motivates or inspires you?

People are what motivate and inspire me. Working with people and helping them realize their own potential. That moment when someone comes into the office with a problem that feels endless to them, and while they are talking they realize they had the answer inside them the entire time, that is why I am in Human Resources.


What scares you?

What scares me is when I see people giving up. There is nothing more scary…except for spiders…I do not handle spiders well.


What do you like to do for fun?

I paint pictures, write and watch ridiculous reality television. I also spend all my extra time with my family.


What was your very first job?

My first job was at 8 years old working every summer with my uncle’s lawn care business for $250 a week!


Who are your role models?

Ruth Bader Ginsburg – A true pioneer for gender equality.


 If you are a part of any local or national clubs or boards, please share those details.

Volunteer judging for DECA regional and state Volunteer High School Advisory Board


What is your favorite quote or words to live by?

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. – Robin Williams


What is the best advice you have ever received?

Remember who you are in the moments your values are tested.


What’s the last good movie you have seen?

Blade Runner 2049


What is your favorite TV show to binge watch?

Star Trek Next Generation


What was the first concert you ever attended and what is the most recent concert you have attended?

Tim McGraw – Summerfest 2000


Where do you like to go or what do you like to do when you have a long weekend?

Wisconsin Dells


What is your biggest pet peeve?

When people don’t just say what they mean.


What’s the next big thing coming up in your life that you are looking forward to?

I will be finished with my MBA next spring!

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