Team Member Spotlight: Cydnie

Published: December 2016

Team Member Spotlight: Cydnie

Cydnie Matthes has been a part of the Spare Time Pflugerville team since opening day (Dec 7, 2015). Cydnie works primarily supporting the kitchen as an expeditor and food runner. She also fills in at bowling and arcade operations as needed.

Cydnie is a senior at Hendrickson, where she serves as President of TAFT (Texas Association of Future Teachers). She will begin her studies in early childhood education at Texas State in the fall of 2017. Cydnie has a younger sister Meagan, and she has lived in Pflugerville for 10 years. Her family is originally from Las Vegas. Cydnie has practiced Korean martial arts for 11 years. Her favorite music artist is Kenny Chesney.

Her supervisor, Chef Kent O’Keefe, praises Cydnie for her outstanding work ethic, her enthusiasm and her teamwork. “She’s always got a smile on and is really great at holding her fellow team members to a higher standard”, says Kent. “Because of this, we felt it was important to back some of her many suggestions for our business, such as adding cotton candy and dill pickles to our Snack Bar offerings.” So next time you visit Spare Time and enjoy a tasty pickle or indulge in some cotton candy, thank Cydnie for being an awesome team member.