Our People

Kenny

Started in 2010 as a Store Manager, promoted to General Manager and in August 2015 became a Conversion Coach

Roz

Roz started in 2013 as a CSR, was promoted to Shift Lead in 2014 became a Food Service Manager in 2015.

Patrick started in 2004 as a Store Manager, was promoted to General Manager and in March 2015 became a Mentor Manager

Tonya started with Thorntons over 19 years ago on 3rd shirt, and is now a Region Manager in Florida

Maria & Daniel

“Thorntons is our family!"

Bryan

“I have worked for Thorntons over 11 years and I love the people!"

Amy

Amy started in 2011 as a CSR, was promoted to Store Manager in 2013 became a General Manager in 2015

Jonathan

Johnathan started in 2012 as a Store Manager, was promoted to General Manager in June 2015 and became a Conversion Coach in 2015.

GM of the Year Nominees

Loretta Freudiger - 2016 GM of the Year

  • Joined the team in 2008
  • Store location: Fairfield, OH
  • Career path: Store Manager, General Manager

Patty Berns

  • Joined the team in 1997
  • Store location: Plainfield, IL
  • Career path: Store Manager, General Manager

Harry Chapman

  • Joined the team in 2010
  • Store location: Lexington, KY
  • Career path: Store Manager, General Manager

Mindy Henry

  • Joined the team in 2009
  • Store location: Savoy, IL
  • Career path: General Manager

Amy Hugo

  • Joined the team in 2004
  • Store location: Evansville, IN
  • Career path: Store Manager, General Manager

Rachel Marcum

  • Joined the team in 2011
  • Store location: Bloomington, IL
  • Career path: Store Manager, General Manager

Star Milligan

  • Joined the team in 2004
  • Store location: Hamilton, OH
  • Career path: Guest Service Representative, Store Manager, General Manager

Michele Penry

  • Joined the team in 1999
  • Store location: Evansville, IL
  • Career path: Guest Service Representative, Store Manager, General Manager

Larry Spencer

  • Joined the team in 2008
  • Store location: Wilder, KY
  • Career path: Guest Service Representative, Store Manager, General Manager

Yvonne Turner

  • Joined the team in 2010
  • Store location: Havana, IL
  • Career path: Store Manager, General Manager

  • 2016 General Manager of the Year

    Our 2016 General Manager of the Year is Loretta Freudiger from Fairfield, OH. Loretta has been with Thorntons for 8 years and is a passionate leader with impressive business skills. She is very engaged in driving in-stock performance and sales growth for her store.

Core Purpose: To be people’s favorite place to stop when they are on the go