Sam purchased and took over the family business in 2012.
Before jumping into the powersport business, Sam worked/
owned an Insurance and Bail Bond Company. Both of which
he still owns. When Sam isn’t busy working, he enjoys
spending time with his beautiful wife Regina and their two
sons. He likes hunting, scuba diving, and racing. Sam has his
pilot’s license and loves AC/DC!
Mel has been working at Bluff Powersports since 2012. She left
the insurance industry to pursue her passion in motorsports.
To this day she enjoys surprising customers
with her knowledge of powersports as a female. Her favorite
part of working at Bluff Powersports is having such a great work family.
Mel enjoys anything to do with the outdoors.
Sushi is her favorite food; In fact, she’s quite the sushi rolling
Gwen started at Bluff Powersports in July of 2005. She has
worked here longer than any other employee (including the
owner). Before working here she worked in Radio Advertising
for 13 years, but was excited to work here when offered
the position. Her favorite part of her job is getting to work
with people. Outside of work she enjoys doing all sorts of
crafts and enjoys spending time with her grandchildren.
She loves Mexican food and is known for her homemade
Manager at Carter Creek
Zach started working at Carter Creek in May 2017, a few
months before it opened. He has worked in the powersport
industry and worked in sales since 2006. His favorite part of
working at Carter Creek is getting to work with and be
involved in a small town. He is all about making sure his
customers leave excited and happy with their experience.
Outside of work he enjoys spending time with his wife,
golfing, and riding his SxS. His favorite food by far is tacos!
Claire started working at Bluff Powersports the beginning of
2018. She has worked as an office administrator for 9 years
now. She loves getting to greet customers and working with
such a great team! Claire is a loving mother of two kids.
She like crocheting and crafting in her spare time. Before
working here Claire had never rode on a 4 wheeler
in her life. Now she loves riding!
Administrative Assistant at Carter Creek
Tammy started working at Carter Creek in April 2018. She
is quite the jack of all trades there. She does parts work,
data entry, customer service, and handles all sorts of
paperwork. She loves getting to help the customers and
enjoys learning about the industry. Before working at
Carter Creek, she worked as a receptionist and invoicing
clerk for 17 years. Outside of work she enjoys hiking and
shopping. Her favorite musical artist is Lauren Daigle.
Alex started at Bluff Powersports in mid-2014. Alex has
been riding since he was 5 years old, so the decision to
work here was an easy one. He jumps at the chance to ride
the vehicles any time he can. Before working here, he
worked at a motorcycle shop in St Louis. Outside of work
he likes spending his time jet skiing, hiking, fishing, riding
his dirt bike, and snorkeling. He likes horror & comedy
Cody started working at Bluff Powersports in early 2016.
Before working in the Powersport industry Cody was a
logger. He really enjoys the fast paced nature of his job
here and how it makes the days fly by. He enjoys hunting,
fishing, and four-wheeling. His favorite musical artist is
Hank Williams Jr.
Keith started at Bluff Powersports in 2017. He is in the Navy
Reserves and is a small boat captain. He has been
deployed overseas three times. Keith has been married
since 2017 as well, to the beautiful Kristine Walker. He has
a mini schnauzer named Doogie-Schnauzer. He enjoys
hunting, fishing, shooting and being a marksmanship
instructor. The man loves Steak Tacos!
Kylee started at Bluff Powersports in May of 2018. Kylee
has a strong customer service background and has become
a very valuable member of the team here. Her favorite part
about working here is how the team has become like a
second family. In her free time she enjoys volunteering and
spending time with her boyfriend and rescue pup. Kylee
brings the staff baked goodies on Fridays, so she’s our
Flint started at Bluff Powersports in May of 2018. He previously
worked in the oil field for 4 years, grew up on local farm, and has
deployed overseas multiple times. He and Keith are in the
same unit in the Navy. Flint worked as a gun salesman in
Farmington for two years before coming to work at Bluff. He
enjoys hunting, hiking, and off-roading. Flint’s idol in life is
Service Manager Certified Technician
Michael started at Bluff Powersports in May of 2016. Before
his job here, Mike worked on engines for the US Navy for
18 years and then worked as an advanced electrical technician for
GM. Outside of work Mike is a member of FFA, enjoys
hunting, and spending time with his family. He is the
VP of the Ripley County Fair. He is also the announcer for the
fair and is known as the Voice of Ripley County or Mike-ra-phone.
His favorite movie is Grease.
Katie started at Bluff Powersports in March 2018. Before
working at Bluff Powersports Katie worked as a teller at a
bank. She has a passion for helping others so she fit
perfectly into her position here. Katie has a son that she
loves spending time with. She is very close with her family
and enjoys jet skiing. Her favorite band is Breaking Benjamin.
Isaiah started at Bluff Powersports in March 2018. Isaiah
was born with a wrench in hand. He has been working on
anything with an engine for as long as he can remember.
Which obviously made our service department happy when
he decided to come work with us! When Isaiah isn’t working
he likes going hunting and fishing and does so listening to
5 Finger Death Punch.
Seth started at Bluff Powersports in April of 2018. Seth has
worked on engines almost all of his life. His earliest
accomplishment was completely rebuilding an engine at
age 7, without any help. He likes getting to work alongside
his brother at Bluff Powersports and that he gets to do what
he is passionate about. He also enjoys hunting and fishing
outside of work. He listens to every kind of music but likes
classic rock and country most of all. He loves Mexican food!
A man of very few words.
Mike started at Bluff Powersports in 2012. He is one of our
longest working employees here. After work Mike enjoys
going to the river. His ideal night is listening to his
favorite band Skillet, playing
video games, and eating Chinese food.
Silver Certified Technician
Kenneth has been working at Carter Creek since the
beginning of 2018. He is the hardest working technician we
have there. He has worked on engines for longer
than he can remember and worked as a diesel mechanic
for 25+ years. He enjoys the challenge of finding a
problem and getting to fix it, start to finish. Outside of work
he likes the outdoors, especially swimming. His favorite
food is meat of any kind.