Reitsma, affectionately know as “Ritz,” has joined Javelin as a Staff Assistant. While completing his bachelor’s degree in Organizational Communications at Calvin College, Ritz was influential in his community, volunteering as a student senator, governance committee member, and orientation leader. He also interned at the Student Leadership and Development Office. His event planning, marketing, and content creation skills helped his team collaborate with various offices on campus to provide quality and cost-effective entertainment options for the local community. An avid soccer fan, Ritz’s hobbies include coaching and playing soccer, cross training, and curating music playlists. A native of Grand Rapids, Michigan, and devout family man, his favorite pastimes include watching sports and the news with his dad. He enjoys visiting his large transnational family across Europe and Africa.