Introducing our new monthly spotlight...Julie Verschage!
Julie, aka “Jude’, has worked for Tom Wahl’s for an outstanding 24 years! As the general manager of our flagship location in Avon New York, Julie uses three words to describe Tom Wahl’s, “Quality, Clean, Great”. When asked what she likes best about working at Tom Wahl’s, she states, “The connection you build with staff and customers. I love seeing regular customers on my days off, and even more, seeing old staff return for a visit.” Her advice to new employees? “I tell them to relax and have fun”.
Julie graduated from Rush-Henrietta and is a proud Marine mom to her two sons, Jacob and Matthew, who have now faithfully served in the military for 15 and 13 years. Her favorite place to be is at home, spending time with her wonderful husband of 36 years and their dog Winkie.
Before working at Tom Wahl’s, what was the most unusual or interesting job you’ve ever had?
Being a mom.
Who’s your favorite singer/band?
What do you like to do on your days off?:
I love to quilt, it relaxes me.
What is your biggest pet peeve?
People not taking responsibility for their actions.
What would you like to be famous for?
I do not wish to be famous, I like being who I am.
What is the one thing you can’t live without?
What is your dream vacation?
Being on the beach in Hawaii with no cell service.
Tell us a joke…
What do you call a cow with no legs? Ground beef.
What are 3 words to best describe you?
Compassionate, committed, and humble.
If you could pick one super power, what would it be?
To heal the sick.
What chore do you absolutely hate doing?
How do you like to spend a rainy day?
I like to bake cookies and rainy days are my favorite days.
What is your favorite Tom Wahl’s burger?
The Wahl Burger.
Do you have a hidden talent?
Not really but I only have one hand and can do many things.
What is your favorite movie of all time?
The Wizard of Oz.
Grab a Tom Wahl's Wahlburger® and a Homemade Root Beer with Julie Verschage at our Avon Location!