Meet Our Team



Executive Team

John Walters
CEO

Ryan Hop
COO

Christa Steenwyk (Walters)
Vice President of Marketing & Industry Relations

Karin Walters
Vice President of Product Strategy


Sales Team

Tim Anderson
Director of National Accounts and Business Development

AL, FL, LA, MS, TN, TX, WV

Evan Elenbaas
Regional Product Director

AK, AR, CA, CO, HI, ID, KS, MO, MT, NM, NV, OK, OR, UT, WA, WY, Canada

Mary Beth Eckhart
Regional Product Manager

IA, MN, ND, NE, SD, WI

Josh Roggenbuck
Regional Product Manager

KY, IL, IN, MI, OH

Laura Robles
Regional Product Manager

DE, MD, PA, Western NY

Kata Kress Wallace
Regional Product Manager

GA, NC, SC, VA


Department Heads

Hans Hansen
Director of New Plant Development

Jose Chavez
Director of Bare Root Operations

Del Walters
Field Operations Manager 

Jeff Westendorp
Greenhouse Manager