Sandy Newman acts as general manager and keeps the business running. As the wife of Chef John, Sandy has been involved in the restaurant business for many years. She holds a journalism degree from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo.

Sous Chef Eric Kliewer moved to Oregon in 2014 and immediately became employed at Newmans working his way up the ranks. He has extensive business and management education and experience. Eric studied Kinesiology at Southern Illinois University and loves living the active life playing and watching all sports.

Joining Eric in the kitchen is Matthew Mazor, Grace Fitzsimmons, Ian Shephard, and our Baker Jake Lyons.

Serving you out front since we opened in 2006 is Wyndy Stephensen, Deidre VanDerMerve from South Africa (2007), OSU graduate Erin Dorsey (2014) and Fitness Instructor Caitlin Goodwin (2016).

We also employ many part time and seasonal employees who help TeamNewman be the very best that it can be!

If you are interested in joining our team or have any questions about the restaurant, please contact