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Townsend Budde

Townsend Budde

Executive Assistant

Townsend works alongside FGP President and CEO John Uprichard as an Executive Assistant, supporting fast-growing companies and senior-level executives. Known for her commitment to client service and productivity, she takes care of the essential details and logistics, voiding all distractions in developing meaningful employment relationships.

In addition to providing executive-level assistance, Townsend assists in the planning and execution of training seminars, workshops and other company events. A skilled communicator adaptable to changing conditions, she makes a positive impact throughout the organization.

Prior to joining FGP, Townsend was an Account Analyst in the electronic billing department with one of the largest labor and employment law firms in the country. As a novice to the industry, she assumed responsibility for helping grow the department. She was one of only eight selected for a large, timely collections assignment, and her department doubled in size within two years.


Fun Facts: 

What do you love to do outside of work?

Read, exercise, travel to the beach and spend quality time with my husband and golden retriever, Sully. 

What's the last book you read and what did you think?

I am currently reading "Change of Heart" by Jodi Picoult. It's been good so far. I like reading Jodi Picoult books because they always have a twist at the end that you never saw coming. 

If you could have any other fantasy career, what would it be and why? 

I would love to own my own business, either a bakery or doggie daycare so that I could take my dog with me to work every day.