Our Staff

Each person on our staff is a kind, loving, innovative, and hard-working bucket filler. They are ‘bucketfilling experts’ in their roles. We are proud of their dedication and talents.

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Caryn Butzke

Caryn has been with Bucket Fillers since 2007. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Cleary University, and is currently working on her Master of Business Administration at Cleary University. Caryn is co-author of Bucket Filling from A to Z: The Key to Being Happy, with Carol McCloud. She is a member of the International Book Publishers Association (IBPA), Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW), and Helen’s Circle, a charitable organization for Cleary University Alumni. She often volunteers at The Salvation Army and Gleaners Food Bank. In addition to her love for travel and books, Caryn enjoys spending quality time with her son and the rest of her extended family.

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Sandy Richardson

Office Coordinator
Sandy hired in at Bucket Fillers, Inc. in 2011, coming from a marketing administration back ground. Her supporting role with Bucket Fillers has grown to include customer service, shipping and handling, booking presentations, social media, editing, and much more. Sandy lives in Howell, Michigan with her husband, Scott, and four children. In her spare time, Sandy loves to garden around her home and camp in Northern Michigan.