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Russ Allen  

Russ Allen

Russ is an Owner of Pender Implement. He also specializes in Customer Care. He has been serving Pender and the surrounding area for 30 years. Russ said that he learned from the School of Hard Knocks and is still in that continuing education field, although he’s been skipping class a lot lately. He and his wife, Laurie, have 2 children; Brooke, who lives in Iowa with her husband Jason and son Drew, and Reed, who is Russ's partner at Pender Implement. Russ enjoys collector cars, Corvettes, Harleys, landscaping and boating.

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Reed Allen  

Reed Allen

As an Owner & General Manager, Reed is incredibly happy to be back at Pender Implement and looks forward to serving customers in the years to come. Reed is married to Heidi and they will be living in Wayne.  Reed's hobbies are Husker Football, Classic Cars, and helping on the Farm.

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Mike Gatzemeyer  

Mike Gatzemeyer

Mike has been with Pender Implement for 21 years! He really likes getting to work closely with customers to learn about them and their operation, and provide equipment solutions to help them succeed and grow. Mike grew up with farming and “dairying” since he was only 8 years old. This has provided Mike with a little more understanding in his customer’s needs and wants on a daily basis. Mike has a wife Glenda, and three boys; Cory who is married to Alicia, Bryan, and Andrew, and they have been blessed with a granddaughter Hannah! One of Mike’s favorite hobbies is camping, but that is only when you catch him out of the office not working!

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Scott Ostrand  

Scott Ostrand

Scott is a salesmen on our Pender Implement team. Scott grew up on a farm, which sparked his ever growing interest of working in the agricultural field. Scott has been employed “since I could walk, but here at Pender Implement for 6 years.” He really enjoys talking with his customers, “and getting it SOLD!”

Outside the office you can find Scott running to his kid’s activities and, “singing duets with co-employee Kevin Kaser.” Scott also enjoys adding JD farm toys & memorabilia to his collection in his spare time! Scott is married to Jaime, with four kids; Matthew who is 20, Chelsea 19, Trentin is 13, and Jadin 9. They don’t have any grandkids, and Scott says, “Better not be any for awhile yet.”

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Dean Carlson  

Dean Carlson

Dean has been here for 10 years serving as a sales representative!

Being a people person helps a lot on a daily basis as a salesman; Dean enjoys the opportunity to work with a wide variety and large number of people. When a sale has been completed he likes his customer to believe they have been treated honestly and fairly. Customer satisfaction is the only thing that keeps the doors here open. “I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the individuals who have been a patron of P.I. we appreciate your business!

Dean is married to Dana, who works as the Business Office Manager at the Pender Community Hospital, and they just celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary! Their daughter Danielle and Son-In-Law Justin are involved in farming with Justin’s mother. They blessed Dean and Dana with a 5 month old heart stealing grandson Camden! They also have a son Todd who is in the Air Force, and serves as a Staff Sergeant and Crew Chief at Omaha’s Offutt Air Base.

Dean has been involved in agriculture his entire life. Beginning with 4-H, farming for 20 plus years, and now 10 years in Pender Implement’s sales department!

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Tom Liakos  

Tom Liakos

Tom is from Pender and specializes in AMS (Agricultural Management Solutions). He has worked at Pender Implement for 24 years now. Tom attended Kansas State University for 3 years. He and his wife, Dayleen, have 2 children; Misty and Tony. Tom enjoys woodworking and cooking. He is also a youth wrestling coach for the Pender Kid Dragon Wrestling Team.

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Lauren Kaser  

Lauren Tullberg

Lauren has been the Business Office Manager/Bookkeeper here at Pender Implement for 3 years! She enjoys working in a small town community & getting to know customers on a daily basis.

Lauren grew up on a farm in Pender Nebraska; her dad was a farmer & raised livestock, which gave her an interest in working in an agriculture related field. She “always knew I would like to come back to the small town community”. Lauren is married to Justin Tullberg, and they were blessed on August 31st, 2013 with a son Gunnar! “He has brought so much happiness to our lives. Absolutely love watching him grow & change every day.” She enjoys hunting, fishing, watching Husker football, and spending time with family!

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Matt Heineman  

Matt Heineman

Matt is the Parts Manager at Pender Impl. and is from Thurston, NE. He has served here for 17 years. Matt has completed a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics from UNL. He and his wife, Krista, have 3 children; Austin, Sydney, and Reece. Matt enjoys farming, Husker sports, and watching his kids play sports.

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Paul Powley  

Paul Powley

Paul works in the Parts Department and is from Pender. Paul has been serving you for 8 years now. His wife's name is Teresa and they have 2 daughters; Sheena and Kayla. Paul's hobbies include cars, working at home, and riding motorcycles.

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Kellie Fillipi  

Kellie Fillipi

Kellie has been with the Pender Impl. team for 5 years now. She is from Pender and has a degree in Business from Northeast Community College. Daughter of Milon and Dawn, she also has two brothers and a sister. A social butterfly, she loves playing in the Wednesday beer leagues - softball, bowling & shuffleboard, as well as golfing, fishing, and 4-wheeling.

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Dawn Fillipi  

Dawn Fillipi

Dawn is a Service Clerk from Pender and made a special point of emphasizing she lives in a house. She has worked here for 13 years and specializes in timecards and billing. Her hobbies include skydiving, motorcycling, flying, and professional bull riding.

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Trevor Bonneau  

Trevor Bonneau

Trevor is a setup and reconditioning technician who specializes in building fertilizer systems for planters and reconditioning equipment. He has worked at Pender Implement for nearly 2 years now. Trevor lives in the country near Rosalie with his wife, Erin, and their two daughters, Isabella and Natalie. His hobbies include 4-H with family and his cow-calf operation. Trevor says he can build about anything you want to build!

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Dave Fendrick  

Dave Fendrick

David has been a service technician here at Pender Implement for 5 years now. He has a diesel degree from Wyotech and specializes in combines, balers, and planters. Dave is the son of Ron & Dee Fendrick and has a younger sister, Ashley. He enjoys hunting, fishing, boating, four-wheeling & scrapbooking.

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Rick Heller  

Rick Heller

Rick Heller is a Mechanic here at Pender Implement. What he enjoys most about his job is, “Helping farmers with their equipment problems.” “I grew up on the farm; I have always been interested in mechanics.” Outside of work you can find him hunting, fishing, and working on the acreage that he lives on. Rick has worked for John Deere since 1979, & for Pender Implement for 16 years! Rick's wife grew up five miles from Pender, the "older" generation knows her as Mardell, and everyone else calls her Marty. Rick has two very successful children; Marcus, who lives in Falls City & works as a mechanical engineer, & Stacey who lives here in Pender and works as a dental hygienist.

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Alan Hoffman  

Alan Hoffman

Alan is a diesel technician from West Point, NE that specializes in combines, planters, and round balers. He has worked here for 11 years and also completed a college degree from Northeast College. Alan and his wife, Marcia, have a daughter, Emily. He enjoys racing go-carts and cars.

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Kimball Kunze  

Kimball Kunze

Kimball has been a member of the PI team for 6 years now, with nearly 30 years of Deere experience. He graduated from Northeast Tech with a Diesel Technician degree and has also earned the title of Advanced Service Technician from John Deere University. Kim has 2 sons, Ryan and Keith, and lives in Onawa with his wife, Mary. Kimball's nickname is "Tweet" or "Tweeter" and his hobbies include tractor-pulling, singing, dancing, watching sports, camping, and going to county fairs. Kimball says he enjoys working here at PI.

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Kenneth Meyer  

Kenneth Meyer

Ken is another new member of the PI team, joining in 2010. He lives in West Point with his dad, sister, and niece. While he is fairly new to the ag mechanic field, he has over 28 years’ experience as an auto mechanic. In his free time, he enjoys fishing, hunting, and boating.

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Kirk Nelson  

Kirk Nelson

Kirk has been working here at Pender Implement for 15 years. He lives North of Thurston with his wife, Peggy, and their two children; Korbyn and Olyvia. His hobbies are hunting and four-wheeling. Kirk a.k.a. "Thor" loves to work on combines and also enjoys the ballet and Broadway musicals.

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Doug Roeber  

Doug Roeber

Doug is a set-up and reconditioning technician from Emerson. He has been at Pender Implement for 8 years. Doug has a Mechanic Degree from Western Iowa Tech and he and his wife, Kim, have 3 children; Kayla, Michelle, and Jenna. His hobbies include farming, hunting, and golf.

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Ray Sanderson  

Ray Sanderson

Ray is a service technician from Thurston. His area of expertise is in everything, so he says. He has worked at Pender Implement for 15 years. Ray has attended John Deere University for special training in a number of areas including Skid Steers and has earned the title of Advanced Service Technician. He and his wife, Angela, have three children, Colton, Nathaneal, and Shaylee. Ray's hobbies include hunting and working outside. Ray loves working at Pender Implement.

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Jared Seeman  

Jared Seeman

Jared is a service technician from West Point who has been with us since 2009. He is attending John Deere University at Southeast Community College in Milford, Nebraska.

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Adam Jech  

Adam Jech

Salesman Adam Jech has been with the PI team for 4 years, although most coworkers feel as though it has been 40. He really enjoys being able to think for himself while working here, “There isn’t someone constantly looking over your shoulder. Russ and Reed trust you to do what’s best for the customer and the dealership.” He also likes the fact that he gets to drive and operate some of the most advanced and powerful Ag Equipment… (This is a secret fear of coworkers.)
Adam has a wife Brook and she is “Hot, Hot, Hot!!!” says Adam. He also has 3 daughters Tia who is 18, Felicity 13, and Ellie 8. When asked if he has hobbies his quick response is... “Anything that gets me out of a house full of women.”
His dad is a minister in Iowa, since his father didn’t farm it always made Adam look forward to visiting his grandpa’s farm in the summer which helped him learn about what he does today as a salesman. He says that he wants his customer to understand that “I try to look at a deal on equipment through the customer’s eyes. I know that if I treat that customer fairly and help him look out for what is best for his operation, then they will continue to trust me with future business.”

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Tom Ballard  

Tom Ballard

Tom has been a truck driver here at PI since 2009. He went to school in Wakefield, and currently lives in Pender. He and his wife, Diann, have two kids. His hobbies include fishing, camping, boating, flying kites and picking wild blueberries for his world-famous "Ballard's Blueberry Fairy Pie."

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Dale Hansen  

Dale Hansen

Dale joined the Pender Impl. team 3 years ago. He lives between Pender and Wakefield with his wife Sue. They have 3 children, Melissa, Ross, and Nicole, as well as 2 grandkids. He is a member of our Machinery and Equipment Delivery and Pickup department. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his grandkids, working in his shop at home, fishing, antique car shows, and dancing. Dale also says he enjoys his job at PI since it lets him be around the latest equipment, work with farmers from a large surrounding area, and he enjoys the challenge of helping everyone keep their farm operation going.

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Kevin Kaser  

Kevin Kaser

Kevin has been a member of the Pender Implement team for nearly 6 years. Kevin lives in rural Pender with his wife Audrey and has two children, Cassandra and Lauren. Kevin has specialized in raising hogs and won the 100 year Pioneer land owner award. Doesn't he look good for his age? His hobbies include watching sports and he enjoys visiting and telling jokes with people.

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Austin Filipi  

Austin Fillipi

Austin lives in rural Pender with his parents (Kevin & Sheri) as he finishes his college education. He works in the Parts Department and has been with PI for 2 years now. He has 2 siblings (1 brother and 1 sister). His hobbies are fishing, hunting, sports and he would like to have a cow/calf herd someday.

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Trey Bonneau  

Trey Bonneau

Trey recently started at Pender Implement in the set up shop as "Trevor's Little Helper". He has worked here for about 3 years in the washbay and doing Lot work. He is from Roaslie. Trey's hobbies are playing ping-pong for the U.S. Team, building robotic squirrel, and long walks on the beach. He is auditing for the National Beer Pong Team this year too.

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Mark Anderson  

Mark Anderson

Mark has been with Pender Implement for a year & a half as service manager. Growing up on a Dairy farm has given him an inborn love for the outdoors, and struck his interest in working in the agricultural business. Mark’s wife Denise grew up in Pennsylvania, she now works at First National Bank of Omaha at their Wayne branch, serving as a Data Analyst. He has four kids; Raegan who is 16, Kamryn 13, Dawson 10, and Ashley who is 29. When he isn't working Mark enjoys camping, golfing, and chasing after the kids and their busy sport’s schedule!

“I enjoy working with our customers. I care about customer satisfaction and the experience they have with Pender Implement."

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Mark Anderson  

Mark Gaer

Mark lives in Pender Nebraska, works at Pender Implement as a tech. He has 5 years’ worth of experience in the field. He has been with the Implement for 1 year now. In his spare time Mark enjoys golfing and farming with his dad and brother.

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Mark Anderson  

Chadwick Paeper

Chad resides in Pender Nebraska, and joined the Pender Implement team as a lawn and garden tech, a year ago. He is kept very busy with his Daughter Erika, and 3 sons, Haeden, Liam, and Rowen. When he gets free time, he enjoys hunting, fishing, riding horses, working on vehicles, and rodeos.

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Tyler Hoffman

Tyler just started here at Pender Implement as our new service writer. Tyler is married to Shalee Hoffman, and they have an 11 month old son named Tyson! Tyler worked for an uncle growing up, and really enjoyed being on the farm since! He enjoys spending his spare time with friends and family, fishing, camping, or just simply staying at home relaxing!

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James Droescher

James is an Integrated Solutions consultant from Oakland.  He attended Northeast Community College and earned an Associate of Applied Arts Degree in Agri Business.  James grew up in Oakland, NE.  His parents are Rusty & Cheri Droescher.  James has 2 brothers, Jerome and Jesse.  James recently got engaged to his Fiancé Emily.  They are planning to get married in June of 2015.  When James is not work, he enjoys spending time hunting, fishing, being a ref, spelunking, fighting bulls and golfing.

 

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Jake Harral

Jake is a Parts Consultant from Pender.  He specializes in our new Parts OnSite program, traveling the countryside stocking parts for farmers participating in the program.  Jake is originally from Hubbard, Ne.  He is married to Cassie Harral.  They have 3 children, Logan, Lexi, and Eli.  In his free time, Jake likes to hunt, fish, watch Husker football, and spend time with his wife and kids.

 

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