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Old 05-10-2012, 11:17 AM   #581

Originally Posted by slamback
I'm sure I'm the only homebrewing high school choir director.
Nope, I know a high school band director and a grammar school choir director who both homebrew.

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Old 05-10-2012, 11:24 AM   #582

Originally Posted by bwarbiany

Electrical Engineer, Purdue 1996-2000. Go Boilers!

I've seen this question come up on brewing forums over and over and over again. Bear in mind that any online forum tends to get a lot of engineers and IT related folks, whether it's beer-related or any other topic. I used to be a part of a forum for owners of a particular motorcycle, and it seems it was heavily populated by engineers and IT folks.

So there may be a correlation between professions and homebrewing. But trying to determine that based upon populations in online homebrewing forums isn't exactly accurate.
I suspect this, also. From my homebrew club, there are some engineers but not many. A mix of professionals, business folk, tradesmen, scientists and a few engineers.

I think I answered this before, but if not - I'm a non-profit administrator/manager, directing the major giving programs for a university foundation.

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Old 05-10-2012, 12:59 PM   #583
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, Maine
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Director of an autism life skills group based at a private hospital.

I've spent time as, professional paintball player (pay sucks, I did the next 4 jobs to keep myself afloat while playing pb), bartender, bouncer, fry jockey, radio dj, sandwich artist, welder, counselor at the high school and college levels, photographer, lawn services, chauffer/personal assistant. facultynet IT dept at local college, sound technician.

Med school is an expensive venture I've worn a lot of hats to get to where I am now.
Fermentation may have been a greater discovery than fire. David Rains Wallace

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Old 05-10-2012, 01:03 PM   #584
Apr 2012
Schenectady, New York
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Now retired. Was iron worker, industrial chemist and spent the last 30 years as a pharmacist.


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Old 05-10-2012, 01:03 PM   #585
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Feb 2012
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Sheriffs Deputy
One Thumb Brewery

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Old 05-10-2012, 01:12 PM   #586
May 2012
Austin, Texas
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Finance. Bachelors of Science - Electrical Contractor's son who was great cheap labor. Ranch Hand- worked on a shrimp boat on weekends to pay for college. And about any other kind of grunt work you can think of...Oh..don't forget rookie home brewer.

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Old 05-10-2012, 02:29 PM   #587
Nov 2010
Backwardsville, Canada
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Cat Wrangler / Badass MC

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Old 05-10-2012, 02:32 PM   #588
Mar 2012
Lynchburg, Virginia
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Computer Engineer Monday through friday 8-5, Gardener, I design boards and little electrical projects in my spare time, play music sometimes at bars with friends, Hot Sauce Producer most of the rest of the time, beer brewer with my remaining time.
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Rye Imperial Pale Ale
20 Gallons of Apple Cider
Bourbon Vanilla Imperial Porter
Conditioning (Bottle)
---So Sad

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Old 05-10-2012, 03:10 PM   #589
Mar 2012
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I'm a Plating Tankman in a nickel refinery. Basically I farm nickel

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Old 05-10-2012, 03:13 PM   #590
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I am a line mechanic for Pepsi-Cola.

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