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New Team Members
Please welcome Barbara Ennen to our Jamestown team as a Warranty Administrator. She was raised in Bismarck, ND and farmed in the area from 1991-1997. In the fall of 1997 she moved to Jamestown and attended Valley City State University, graduating in 2013 with a degree in Business Administration with Concentrations in Finance. She has since then had 4 year of working experience in payroll processing. She enjoys spending time with her daughter whom also lives in Jamestown, fishing, golfing, working out, traveling when she can, and spending time outdoors gardening.
Jeff Schulte joined our Jamestown Sales team in June of 2017 as a Sales Professional. Jeff and his wife Jenna moved to Jamestown from Des Moines, Iowa. Jeff graduated Ashford University with his Bachelors in Business Administration and has a background in banking, lending, and financial advising. Jeff also served in the Iowa National Guard. Jeff and Jenna have been married for a little over a year and they both enjoy boating, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.
Dakota Radcliffe joined our team in June of 2015. He recently graduated from the NDSCS John Deere Tech Program. He is from Casselton, ND and we are excited to have him apart of our Galesburg team.
Brett Rath graduate from Sherwood High School in Sherwood, Oregon in 2017. He joined our team in June of 2017 and is currently enrolled in the John Deere Tech program at NDSCS. His hobbies include motor cross and building things and we are excited to have him continue his training in our Galesburg shop.
Please welcome Shaun Perkins to our Galesburg sales team. He and his family are currently living in Hannaford, ND. He came from High Plains Apache in Fargo where he sold Apache sprayers for 3 years. He joined our Valley Plains Equipment at the end of May. He and his wife, Alissa Perkins, have a 14 month old daughter, Teagan Perkins. They like to go to the lake, hang out with the family and grill out during the summer and play hockey during the winter.
Please welcome Zachary Chaffee to our Crookston Wash Bay Team. He currently lives in Crookston with his girlfriend and 3 year old daughter. Zach is planning on attending NDSCS next year and enrolling in the John Deere tech program. In his spare time he enjoys farming, spending time with his family and also his dog and cat.
Trevor Kozel just graduated NDSCS this spring in the John Deere tech program and is now apart of our Crookston team as a Service Technician. He lives in East Grand Forks, and enjoys helping his Dad and Uncle farm in his spare time.
Shannon Jalbert is the latest edition to the Valley Plains Equipment Hillsboro Team as a Service Technician. Shannon comes to us with 23 years of experience as a John Deere Technician, as well as a year of experience as a Service Manager at Norman County Implement. Shannon’s experience and customer following will be a huge asset to our company and we are excited to welcome him on board. Shannon and his wife Karla have 2 teenage children. In his time away from work, Shannon is busy with attending his kids activities as well as occasionally spending time at the lake or golfing.
Dennis Rose recently joined our team at Valley Plains Equipment Hillsboro. He is filling the roles of Lot Supervisor, Delivery Driver and Wash Bay Technician. Dennis came to us after 20 years with ADS as a truck driver. Dennis and his wife Jodee have 2 adult children and enjoy spending time with them as well as hunting, fishing and golfing in their free time. Welcome aboard Dennis!!!
Please welcome Taylor Gibson to our Service Tech team at our Hillsboro location. He came to us from RSK Farms. Taylor is originally from Cavalier, ND. He attended MSCTC and received his degree in Diesel Technology. When Taylor is not at work he can often be found riding, or maintaining his motorcycles. Taylor and his fiancée enjoy spending time with their 2 children and being outdoors.
Updated: Summer 2017