Fairfield Altoona - Heart Of America Group


Morgan Mccullough

Chief Operating Executive
Start Date: 10/2/2017
Personal Highlights

When I am not at work, I am spending time with family and friends. I love gardening, working outdoors, reading & going on hikes with my dogs (St. Bernard & Shih Tzu). 

Wendy Fickel

Wendy Fickel

Assistant Chief Operating Executive
Start Date: 11/1/2018
Personal Highlights

I have two wonderful daughters ages 7 and 15 that keep me busy when I am not at work. We like to travel, bowl and spend quality time as a family.

Mary Alice Mullin

Sales Executive
Start Date: 6/10/2019
Personal Highlights

My favorite thing to do is spend time with my family especially on Sundays after church when we all get together for dinner. I also enjoy decorating and gardening.

About Heart Of America

Starting with one, 100-seat restaurant in 1978, Heart of America Group has grown to include a portfolio of award-winning owned and operated restaurants, hotels and commercial developments. Noteworthy brands developed and operated by Heart of America Group include the Machine Shed Restaurant, Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse, The Republic on Grand, Hotel Renovo, Wildwood Lodge, Thunder Bay Grille, and The J Bar. We pride ourselves in building long-lasting properties that bring value to the consumer and to the communities in which we build.


Operations Support Center - Moline
1501 River Drive
Moline, Illinois 61265
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F: 309.797.8700

Operations Support Center - Des Moines
515 E Locust Street, Suite 100
Des Moines, IA 50309