20 Questions with Reed

Reed has been with SJHL since 2018. He is an associate and Numbers Coach, working out of our Wichita office.


Reed, his wife, Morgan, and their dog Borris.

What would the title of your autobiography be?

Reed This If You’re Bored.

What is your favorite place you have visited and why?

Cannon Beach, Oregon. It has mountains, beaches, and forests all in one place and it’s beautiful.

What would you do for a career if you did not work at SJHL?

Head route setter at a climbing gym.

Which would you want most- flying cars, robot housekeepers or vacations to the moon?

Vacations to the moon.

If you could learn to do anything, what would it be?


If you won the lottery, what is the first thing you would do?

Open my own bouldering gym.

What is the best gift you have ever received?

A flight to Oregon to visit my favorite place.

What chore do you absolutely despise doing?

Making my bed.

If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would you meet?

Tommy Caldwell, he’s a legend in the climbing world and has an amazing story.

What would people be surprised to learn about you?

I played the drums growing up and have been in two different bands.

Miracle Whip or Mayo?

Neither! Keep it off my sammich!

What three words would you use to describe yourself?

Easygoing, Adventurous, Happy.

What is one thing you could not live without?

My hands, I wouldn’t be able to pet Borris or climb (or type I suppose).

What is one thing you cannot resist?

My pets.

What three words would you use to describe SJHL?

Welcoming, Helpful, Innovative.

If you had 30 minutes of free time, how would you use it?

Take Borris on a long walk.

What is your favorite food?

Chicken Pot Pie.

What is your least favorite food?

Raw carrots.

What kind of music is on your phone?

Lo-fi hip hop and EDM.

What is your favorite part of your job?

Valuation engagements.

If you could be any fictional character, who would you choose?

Jay Gatsby, besides being killed, he seemed like he had a good time.


Climbing gym Reed is a member of in Wichita, KS.