Team Member of the Month

Meet Hope Skoda – Office Coordinator

Hope grew up in Philmont, NY and has a bachelor’s degree in Studio Art and Graphic Design from Concordia University in Chicago. She has been a part of the Hawthorne Valley community for almost 10 years now, working in the store’s many departments. She has worked as a cashier, shift supervisor, produce assistant, grocery stocker, and bakery buyer, as well as taking on her new role as the store’s office coordinator. Hope is a very active member of her church in Hudson, NY, Rock Solid, where she sings on their worship team, helps lead the youth group, and travels every February on various mission trips to Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Haiti, and the United States. In her free time she enjoys hiking, drinking lots of coffee and spending time with family and friends.