Jeff Bontrager is with Shipshewana Homes and they have been members for 6 months.  Although Jeff is new to the association, he is already involved in committees and volunteering.  

Jeff is currently one the Activities Committee and looking forward to being on the Golf Committee as well as having interest in participating on the BAEC Board of Directors.   Jeff believes that “Being a member makes him want to be involved in the committees and learn about the Association”.  Jeff likes meeting the many fellow members he has come in contact with .  Building relationships with other members is important to Jedd professionally and personally.

Jeff left Shipshewana when he was nineteen years old and traveled to California ” with a couple of friends.  Shortly after they all moved to Montana where they worked on a ranch.  Jeff eventually moved to Ft. Myers , Florida where he became a salesman at North Trail RV.  Jeff and his girlfriend Shannon live in Shipshewana together with Shannon’s daughter Lexi , who is twelve years old.  They enjoy golfing, camping and bowling as a family.

This year, Jeff and Shipshewana participated as a vendor in the Home & Outdoor Expo and will also be entering a home in the parade of Homes.  Jeff and his co-workers are excited to be apart of these events for many years to come.  Jeff is committed to the BAEC and staying involved , he know the importance of growing within the industry and his advise is “never be afraid of changes” 

 The BAEC welcomes Jeff and Shipshewana Homes and look forward to many years of friendship.