Meet the Team!

The staff at Page 1 Printers is here to offer guidance and support for all your commercial printing needs. Please feel free to contact us using the information below. Additionally, we welcome feedback about your experiences and working relationship with us.

Sheila Leinen - General Manager

Sheila Walter – General Manager
Phone: 507-393-1022

  • 24+ years of experience in the printing industry
  • 20+ years of management experience in areas of Prepress, Production, Customer Service and Operations
  • AAS Degree from Iowa Lake Community College in Graphic Design
  • Recent experience with Marketing from previous employer Ellenbecker Communications
  • Previous Employers: Argus Leader, Ellenbecker Communications
Kirk Friederick - Sales Representative

Kirk Friederick – Sales Representative
Phone: 507-220-2265

  • 28+ years of experience in the printing, binding, mailing, & fulfillment.
  • Communicates effectively to motivate and engage employees and drive sales
  • Innovative manager that provides tools and resources to assure sales success
  • Hardworking, dependable, and committed to achieving results
  • Dedicated account manager that provides superior customer service
  • Dale Carnegie – How to win friends and influence people
  • American Management Association – Principles of Professional Selling
Gail DeSmet - Human Resource Manager

Gail DeSmet – Business Manager
Phone: 507-393-1025

  • 40+ years of experience in a business office setting
  • Extensive background in HR, Accounting, Sales, Customer Service and Management
  • Small business owner for 36 years
  • General studies at Southwest State – Marshall
  • Former employer: CHS Inc.
Aimee Goddard - Press Manager

Aimee Goddard – Press Manager
Phone: 507-393-1026

  • 2+ years Management Experience
  • 2+ years Printing Experience
  • Associates Degree from University of South Dakota
Gail Versaevel

Gail Versaevel – Customer Service Manager
Phone: 507-393-1020

  • 5+ years of experience in customer service
  • Education and experience in Microsoft Office
  • A.A.S. in Medical Administrative Secretary
  • Former employers: Citibank, USBank, Murray County Medical Center

Ashley Goddard – Customer Service Representative
Phone: 507-393-1026

    • Over 7 years of experience in the printing industry
Ashley Kirk

Ashley Kirk – Customer Service Representative
Phone: 507-393-1024

  • 5+ years of experience in customer service
  • Associates of Arts Degree (AA)
  • Former employers: Sanford Health and Verizon Wireless
Miron Carney

Miron Carney – Prepress Operator
Phone: 507-393-1033

  • 25+ years of experience in the printing business
  • 10+ years of digital prepress experience
  • Extensive experience in graphic design and advertising sales
  • 15+ years of business and asset management
  • BS in Small Business Administration and Marketing from Southwest Minnesota State University – Marshall
  • Currently serving on numerous local and regional boards developing the economic well-being of Southwest Minnesota
Myra Otto

Myra Otto – Prepress Operator
Phone: 507-393-1031

  • Two year at Page 1 Printers
  • Prepress Technician
  • Mailing experience
  • InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, Preps, and QuarkXpress Experience and Knowledge