The Column - Meet the Menerds
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Regional Sales Engineer

Miranda Slomkowski

Besides at Menard, where else can we find you?

With my husband, Josh, and my little man, Johnny.

What was your first job?

A & W Restaurant (but Barq's is my favorite root beer!)

What was your first project with Menard?

Seneca Nation Wind Turbine

What project are you most proud of and why?

South Capitol Street Bridge – it was a complicated project with a lengthy bidding process. I'm excited it's finally under construction!

What is your favorite kind of soil?

Soft clays, because they always need improvement!

What is the most obscure fact you know?

The planet Uranus has a moon named Miranda.

If you could vacation anywhere in the world, where would you go?

Visiting Israel is at the top of my bucket list!

If you weren't in your current position, what other career would you choose?

In my next life, I want to be a florist.

If you could have dinner with anyone in world, who would it be and why?

Ellen DeGeneres, because she is funny and an incredibly giving person.