Justin started Mill Creek in an old car wash building with a vision. In 2001 he had two employees and one machine. He now runs a business with over 30 employees and over 20 machines. Justin loves providing jobs to the community and is greatful for his production/management team. Justin says “This is the best team I have had in all the years of doing business.” Justin is an active member of the Paullina City Council and was awarded the Business 20 under 40 award in 2013. Justin & Jenika live in Paullina, and have two children.
Derek graduated with a degree in the Spring of 2004 from Northwest Iowa Community College. Derek started at Mill Creek as a machine operator to learn all the “ins and outs” before coming into the roll of Sales Manager. This added benefit helps with our customers’ orders to help ensure the proper machine, tooling, and material is being used. Derek has led the sales team in 2007 and has help Mill Creek become what it is today. Derek & Carrie live in Paullina and have one son.
SHIPPING & RECIEVING MANAGER
Tammy started at Mill Creek in 2005 in the shipping and receiving department; while also being trained in the lathes. A few years later Tammy left our team to help with the startup of a family business. Tammy rejoined our team in 2009 part time as Production Coordinator. In 2012 Tammy joined our team full time and is now Production Coordinator and Shipping & Receiving Manager. Tammy is a great asset to our team with her knowledge with the machines to make sure everything gets machined and out the door on time. Tammy & Harly live in Paullina, and have four children.