Company: Applied Power Products
Position: General Manager-Belting Division
Born: Dec. 21 in New Ulm, MN.
Years with company/industry: 23/27.
Family: Wife, Sunday; daughters, Megan and Abigail.
Education: University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Favorite hobbies/interests: Race cars, golf, bowling, and family vacations.
Favorite sports team: University of North Dakota Fighting Sioux hockey, Minnesota Vikings, Minnesota Twins, and Minnesota Wild.
Favorite places to eat on the road: Any barbecue or pizza restaurants unique to the area.
Favorite vacation: An RV road trip with my family.
Best mentor: My parents, Darryl and Donna, encouraged me to do my very best and guided me along the way. My first boss, Paul, drove me to work hard and take pride in what I’m doing. I learned to treat my employer’s assets as if they were my own.
From September/October 2021 Grain Journal Issue