Employee Spotlight: Barb Reid


Barb Reid

Position at Hoosier Pattern:
Sand Room Lead Person

What’s that mean?
I assist Travis in the sand room. I clean/maintain the Ex-One machines, start prints, and back up the shipping department.

How long have you been at Hoosier Pattern?
It will be 2 years in June

Tell us about yourself/family:
I was born and raised in Western New York. I have been married to my husband for 26 years and we have 3 kids. My youngest child is the only Hoosier.. everyone else was born in New York.

Where was your first job?
I had a paper route when I was 13.

What are your hobbies outside of work?
Cheering my kids on in all their sports, gardening and I love to read.

What is something not a lot of people know about you?
I don’t like ladders

What is your favorite TV show?
Bar Rescue

What is something you’ve never done, but want to?
Travel to Ireland