Meet the Team2018-08-16T14:43:39+00:00

THE ALTER FAMILY

Alter Brewing Company truly is the sum of its parts. Every individual that works at Alter has contributed greatly to the culture and direction of this company. Below you will find the friendly faces that work hard every day to produce world-class beer and keep the taproom bumpin’. Make sure to say hello if you pass one of us in the hall!

Alter Brewing Company Head Brewer and Co-Founder Mark Hedrick

Mark Hedrick
Head Brewer & Co-Founder

“The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.” – Vince Lombardi

Alter Brewing Company President and Co-Founder David Yob

David Yob
President & Co-Founder

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney

Alter Brewing Company Co-Founder Pete Kosanovich

Pete Kosanovich
Co-Founder

“People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don’t know when to quit! Most men succeed because of their determination.” – Unknown

Alter Brewing Company Facilities Manager Doug Walksler

Doug Walksler
Facilities Manager

“If I am not for myself, who will be for me? But if I am only for myself, who am I? If not now, when?” – Hillel

Alter Brewing Company Sales Manager James Bigler

James Bigler
Sales Manager

“Milk is for babies. When you grow up, you have to drink beer.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

Alter Brewing Company Taproom Manager

Jen Neilson
Taproom & Events Manager

“Don’t talk about it, BE about it.”

Alter Brewing Company Marketing Director

Adam Hooczko
Marketing Manager

“All friends shall taste the wages of their virtue, and all foes the cup of their deservings.” – Shakespeare, King Lear

Alter Brewing Company Brew Team

Dustin Siemaszek
Assistant Brewer

“Wherever you go, there you are.”

Alter Brewing Company Cellarman

Alfred Spencer
Head Cellarman

“If a man does not have the sauce, then he is lost. But the same man can be lost in the sauce.” – Gucci Mane

Alter Brewing Company Operations

Sean Kelly
Operations

“You can’t always get what you want.” – The Rolling Stones/His dad

Alter Brewing Company Shift Lead Brandon Andriola

Brandon Andriola
Taproom Shift Lead

“Ain’t no thing like me, except me!” – Rocket Raccoon

Alter Brewing Company Shift Lead Dustin Clay

Dustin Clay
Taproom Shift Lead

“Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought.” – Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

Alter Brewing Company Taproom Beertender Tara Carlson

Tara Carlson
Suburban Sales Rep

“Worrying is like a rocking chair, gives you something to do, but doesn’t get you anywhere.”

Alter Brewing Company Taproom Beertender Tara Carlson

Mallory Cobb
Chicago Area Sales Rep

“Somebody needs to pull the piano, and somebody needs to play the piano.” -Pavel Datsyuk

Alter Brewing Company Shift Lead Myke Roche

Christy McKay
Taproom Beertender

Alter Brewing Company Taproom Beertender Alex Wade

Alex Wade
Taproom Beertender

“You matter.”

Alter Brewing Company Taproom Beertender Tara Carlson

Larissa Brigham
Taproom Beertender

“We all here because we’re not all there.”

Alter Brewing Company Taproom Beertender Tara Carlson

Taylor Graham
Taproom Beertender

Alter Brewing Company Taproom Beertender Tara Carlson

Gabriella Moe
Taproom Beertender

More pictures on the way soon!