Jenna Raizes, 32, Epping
Jenna Raizes, 32, of Epping is deputy general manager at New Hampshire Fisher Cats
What is the best career advice you ever received?
Your reputation is everything. Be a good person, be honest, work hard, smile ... and always say “good morning.” — Dad
What advice would you give your 22-year-old self?
Oh, girl. You’re about to meet your future husband, start a rewarding career, and plant your roots — and family — in New Hampshire. Buy a big coat, keep up the work hustle, and love every minute of every day you’re given with those you love.
What was your last major achievement?
Professionally: Named as deputy general manager in November 2016 after five years with the team, and named as a N.H. Scholars Business Champion in December 2016 for leadership, commitment and collaboration with the NH Scholars Initiative.
Personally: Having my son Ryder in 2014 (and successfully hiding the Elf on the Shelf for a whole month this past Christmas season!). Inducted into the Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway/University of Memphis Athletic Hall of Fame.
Volunteer activities: Friends of CHaD board member; CHaD Battle of the Badges Police vs. Fire Baseball, volunteer; president, Fisher Cats Foundation; Fisher Cats Foundation Charity Golf Classic; Granite State Baseball Dinner; One Day of Community Event Volunteer.