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Scott Garner Joins RAGBRAI Staff

We welcome Scott Garner to the RAGBRAI staff as the new Assistant RAGBRAI Director.  Although he is new to the RAGBRAI staff, he certainly is not new to RAGBRAI.  He has ridden over a dozen RAGBRAIs and served on the Dream Team Leadership Team.

Scott has spent the last 12 years working as a Business Analyst, most recently at ARAG (pronounced: AHR-ahg), a provider of Legal Insurance.  He worked on several projects including implementation of a new policy administration system that supports their new individual line of business.  In addition to his project work, Scott also supported their call center applications and plan member web site.

In his spare time, Scott has volunteered as a mentor for the Dream Team.  For several years, Scott has served as lead mentor for the team, coordinating rider and mentor recruiting, training activities, and all the logistics involved with participating in RAGBRAI with the team.  Scott has a passion for cycling and working with youth, and his involvement with the Dream Team has served that passion well.

An avid Husker fan, Scott is originally from Nebraska.  He is married with two teenage boys at home, and three adult daughters living in Wisconsin.

Please welcome Scott to the RAGBRAI staff!

13 Responses on “Scott Garner Joins RAGBRAI Staff

Bill Fugenschuh

January 18, 2013 at 8:26 am

Cogratulations Scott, You will do great things for Ragbrai. I’m looking forward to working with you.

Jim Green

January 18, 2013 at 8:52 am

In working with you over the past years, I am confident that you are the best choice as T.J’s assistant to help take RAGBRAI to the next level

Dan McKay

January 18, 2013 at 11:01 am

Great choice! Scott will be a huge asset to RAGBRAI!


January 18, 2013 at 2:43 pm

Congratulations Scott and good luck with your new career! You have been a tremendous asset to the Dream Team and will definitely be a great ambassador for Iowa and RAGBRAI. Now, about the issue with Nebraska, we will have to discuss another time. Good luck!

James Hart

January 18, 2013 at 2:43 pm

Congratulations Scott! You will make a great addition to the RAGBRAI team.
TJ, you made a terrific choice!

John Washburn

January 18, 2013 at 3:19 pm

Most Excellent! I know that you will hit the ground biking. You will meet so many good people in this job. It will be a dream job for you. Now smile!

susie scott

January 18, 2013 at 5:12 pm

Welcome Scott! You’ve just taken on the best job in the world! Don’t know if it pays anything worthwhile, but i KNOW you’ll work with great folks, meet lots of fascinating people, and be enormously appreciated by riders like me! Ride on!

John Reese

January 19, 2013 at 12:03 am

AWESOME! Congrats Scott!

Kevin J. Fitzgerald

January 19, 2013 at 7:57 am

Very best wishes to you,Scott! Looks like your time in the Dream Team prepared you well! May this year’s logistics and weather go great for you! -KJF- mentor from Georgia’ BRAG Dream Team.

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January 19, 2013 at 2:12 pm

Scott Garner Rocks! What an awesome choice! Congrats!

carylann mucha

January 19, 2013 at 7:05 pm

ragbrai got someone very special congratulations.the only
hing is i finally got squared away with you email.


May 17, 2013 at 12:00 pm

Congratulations Scott on your new position!

Jane Thomas

May 22, 2013 at 5:32 pm

Congrats Scott!

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