Our Staff

If there's one thing we've learned over the years, it's that no amount of technology can replace the human touch. That's why we hire only the most qualified individuals to serve on our team. We look for people that share our philosophy that your business is our business.

Our team of diversely skilled professionals continually push themselves to learn and evolve so that we may help you conquer each new challenge on the road to success. Every person on our staff is committed to providing you with the best possible customer service and the highest-quality products. This commitment is reflected in everything we do.

  • Jim



    Jim and Clo Foote moved with their four children to Washington in 1988 from California.

    In 1990, they purchased their first Minuteman franchise in West Olympia.

    Although Jim spends most of his time at the shop, he also enjoys reading and following his favorite sports teams.

  • Clo



    Clo has been a constant presence at Minuteman since the day she and Jim purchased their first shop in 1990 in West Olympia.

    These days, Clo devotes most of her time and energy to her many interests outside the shop. Dearest to her heart are her four children and her twelve grandchildren. She also loves to read, walk, garden, and remodel her home.

    Favorite Quote: You reap what you sow.

  • Shane


    Press Operator

    Shane is our press operator extraordinaire. He has worked in the printing industry as a press operator for over 25 years, and he says he still enjoys the everyday challenges of printing.

    He has a very active life outside of Minuteman. Shane is married and the proud papa of a son, Zach and a daughter, Darian. He also has 2 dogs, 2 cats and "a lot of fish." Aside from all of his family obligations, Shane loves to play golf and softball, watch Seinfield, shop around at the Automall, and eat BBQ ribs and pizza. He is also an avid Husky fan - both the breed and the Dawg.

    Favorite Quote: If it isn't broken, don't fix it.

  • Chloe


    Graphics / Prepress

    Chloe is our graphic designer, who joined our team early in 2016. She has a history of working in the printing industry, and brought nearly ten years of experience with digital graphics, wide-format printing, and outdoor signage to our company.

    Quote: Cats!!!

    Outside of the shop, Chloe is an avid cyclist, bowler, and cat-lover.

  • Kevin


    Bindery / Delivery

    Kevin came to Minuteman Press in 2006.

    He is the last employee to handle your print order by spending his day cutting, folding, stapling, drilling or padding along with any finishing touches needed before packaging for our customers.

    He is also our delivery driver - getting orders safely to your office in a timely manner....and is ecstatic that he now drives a new company vehicle for his deliveries around town.

    Kevin loves movies and is a big Star Trek fan.

  • Ginger


    Customer Service Representative

    Ginger is great at discussing projects with incoming customers and helping them figure out what they're looking for. When she's not working she plays in an a local community orchestra. She also appreciates offerings of chocolate.

  • Brenna


    Office Assistant

    Brenna is a part-time customer service representative and part-time helper for whatever Jim needs done around the shop. When she's not at the shop she pursues comics and illustration.