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Q&A with Consultant Brian Krause

Q&A with Consultant Brian Krause

Posted on May 6th 2023

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1. Where were you born & raised?  
Born in Virginia, MN and grew up in Britt, MN. 

2.  Do you own a pet?  
My Partner Justin and I have two cats, Taffy and Milo. They are both rescues from our local humane society. Both are spoiled… Both enjoy having their photos shared… Please ask: in store pics only 😉 

3.  Favorite food?  
The more I study and cook Mexican food, the more I love it…I mean…seriously… 

4.  List some favorite books/movies?  
So many So many So many!!!!! 
Books: It (Stephen King), Lonesome Dove (Larry McMurtry) Where the Red Fern Grows (Wilson Rawls) 

    Movies: Pulp Fiction (Quentin Tarantino), Full Metal Jacket (Stanley  

    Kubrick), Dr. Zhivago (David Lean), Rebecca (Alfred Hitchcock). 
5. Favorite bands/music style?  
    Favorite Band Ever: Queen 
    Cake, Alabama, Beastie Boys, Aerosmith, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Eagles,      

    Eminem, Snoop, J-Lo, Wu-Tang Clan, The Ramones, Queen Bae..Lizzo… 

6. Favorite Season?    
Summer – I LIVE for the heat - I’m a lizard and need warm! Plus, Minnesota Twins Baseball-ya know…. I’ll see you at the ballpark! 
7. Something you really dislike?  
Lutefisk - Nasty. Nasty. Get the Swedish meatballs instead… 
8. Fun fact about you?  
I’m an avid gardener. Me and my partner patio garden at home and maintain multiple community plots near our home in the inner southwest metro. 
9.  What are some other things people may not know about you?  
I enjoy playing cards. I grew up on Gin, Smear, Whist and Casino. My favorite (And best) game is cribbage: I also can beat you in any poker game, please inquire… 😊 

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