Jeana and Rooty

5 Questions With...Jeana Banks

If we had to describe Jeana Banks in two words, we'd go with "brand happy." Jeana brings her passion for the A&W brand to work every day - which is a good thing considering she's responsible for helping develop and franchise new A&W Restaurants across the United States. Read on to find out who at A&W Jeana would switch jobs with, her favorite A&W memory, and a surprising fact involving competitive Scrabble...

Describe your role at A&W using only 3 words

Brand Happy Ambassador

If you weren't in your current career, what else do you think you'd be doing?

Working at a law firm, billing every minute of my day and not enjoying life nearly as much as I do now!

Favorite A&W memory?

When we were young my family and I would go on Sunday drives to an A&W in Louisville, KY to get a frosty mug of root beer!

If you could switch jobs with anyone at A&W, who would it be and why?

Starr Newell from our Design & Construction team – I don’t have the skills to do her job, but I love her creativity and the fact that she gets paid to make our restaurants look pretty!

One thing people would be surprised to know about you?

I played on the French Scrabble team in high school – it was a real team that competed against other schools – and we were good!