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.

Caryn Butzke, MBA

Caryn has been with Bucket Fillers since 2007. She holds a Master of Business Administration in Global Leadership from 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), National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS), and Helen’s Circle, a charitable organization for Cleary University Alumni. In addition to her love for travel and books, Caryn enjoys spending quality time with her son and the rest of her extended family.

Sandy Richardson

Office Coordinator
Sandy began at Bucket Fillers in 2011. Coming from a marketing administration background, 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, four children, and one grandchild. In her spare time, Sandy loves to garden around her home and camp in Northern Michigan.