Tim Strysko

HR Business Partner

It’s not what we don’t know that gets us into trouble, it’s what we know for sure that just isn’t so.

– Mark Twain


What’s Your Personality Profile?:

Myers-Briggs: INTJ; DiSC: SC; Vedic: Maker

What do you enjoy doing when you’re not working?

My kids (6 & 2) are my world. In addition to make-believe games, they build a lot of Legos and watch hefty amounts of Bluey.

What’s one fact about your upbringing or education that few people know?

I chose to go to grad school at USD because Ken Blanchard (godfather of leadership) taught there. I was lucky enough to hear him speak and meet him once.

If you were to look back from the age of 80 and tell yourself anything, what would it be?

If I were to look back from the age of 80 and give my younger self some advice, it would be to ask myself: “Don’t be so quick to grow up – it’s a trap!”

What are 2 things on your bucket list?

  1. To hike the Pacific Coast Trail.
  2. To hike the Fjords in Norway.

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