Our Team

Bruce Merz - Dealer Principal/Sales

Bruce Merz

Dealer Principal/Sales
Bruce is the youngest member of the second generation Merz Family involved in the business. Bruce worked various jobs within the business throughout his youth, but officially started in 1973. He is always available to help customers – no matter what day or time it is. Customer service is his main focus. Bruce has years of Massey Ferguson knowledge that allow him to understand the entire product lineup. Outside of work, Bruce enjoys tractor pulling. He enjoys working on his own pulling tractor as well as attending tractor pulls. He is also involved with his community and church. He and his wife, Pam, have three children and two grandchildren. Favorite Food: BBQ Favorite Sports Teams: Husker Football
Mitch Merz - General Manager/Sales

Mitch Merz

General Manager/Sales
Mitch represents the third generation of Merz Farm Equipment. Mitch worked various jobs within the business during his youth – just as the previous generations had – and officially moved back to the family business in 2009. He is continuing the Merz way of business, providing a top-tier product with a focus on customer service. Mitch is very involved in the church and community as well, serving on boards including FFA Alumni President, University of Nebraska Extension Board, Board of Directors for Falls City EDGE, and serving on his church council. He and his wife Amanda had their first child, Cooper Nelson, in October 2014. Favorite Food: Grilled Chicken Breasts Favorite Sports Teams: Husker Football, Dolphins Football, & Royals Baseball
Bob Morehead - Sales

Bob Morehead

Sales
Bob is a familiar face around Merz Farm Equipment. Starting in 1978, he spent 36 years as a Service Tech before making the transition into Sales. Bob has a wealth of product knowledge and is always willing to offer a helping hand. That helping hand can been seen in his work throughout the community. He is active in the Knights of Columbus, Falls City Rural Fire, and NEK SEN Fox Hunters. He and his wife, Deb, have three children and four grandchildren. He enjoys hunting and fishing and spending time with his grandchildren. Favorite Food: BBQ Ribs Favorite Sports Teams: Nebraska Cornhuskers
Nicole Merz - Accounting

Nicole Merz

Accounting
Nicole represents the third generation of Merz Farm Equipment. Nicole helped in the office throughout her youth. She came home to the family business in 2013 after completing her accounting degree. Nicole keeps herself busy outside of work with her fiance Monty, Daycee and daughter Nataley. She enjoys attending sporting events with her family. Favorite Sports Teams: Huskers, Royals, & Chiefs
Britney Huppert - Marketing/Accounting,

Britney Huppert

Marketing/Accounting,
Britney started in January 2014 as a college intern. She has taken over the marketing department and handles all of the toys, clothing, merchandise, and showroom items. She enjoys getting to meet new people and talking with the customers. Outside of work, Britney spends time with her family and fiance Levi. She enjoys watching movies and spending time outdoors. She is active in her community as a 4-H Leader and within her church. Favorite Food: BBQ Chicken Quesadilla Favorite Sports Teams: Huskers & Royals
Tom Standerford - Parts

Tom Standerford

Parts
Tom started with Merz Farm Equipment in 1998. He was familiar with the Massey Ferguson products as his family used Massey Ferguson products on the farm for years prior. Tom spent 16 years as a Service Tech before making the transition to the Parts Department. Tom has a wealth of product knowledge from years of operating, servicing and now looking at parts breakdowns. In his spare time Tom collects snowmobiles, including Massey Ferguson snowmobiles. He is involved with the Oddfellows. He and his wife, Rhonda, have two children and three grandchildren! Favorite Food: Lasagna Favorite Sports Teams: KC Chiefs
Dusty Metzner - Service

Dusty Metzner

Service
Dusty started working at Merz Farm Equipment during Summer 2008 as a high school student. He attended Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis. He then enrolled in Southeast Community College at Milford, accepting the internship of Merz Farm Equipment. He has grown into one of the leadership positions in our Service Department; showing his extreme product knowledge and willingness to help others. Dusty grew up on a family farm with Massey Ferguson products. At work Dusty enjoys the people whom he works with and doing what he loves. Outside of work Dusty enjoys roping and tractor pulling. Favorite Food: Steak Favorite Sports Teams: Nebraska Huskers
Tyler Merz - Service

Tyler Merz

Service
Riley Billups - Service

Riley Billups

Service
Madalyne & Elden Vonderschmidt - Part-Time Help

Madalyne & Elden Vonderschmidt

Part-Time Help
Madalyne and Eldon have been long time employees of Merz Farm Equipment in various roles. Eldon started in 1972 and Madalyne in 2003. Madalyne and Eldon enjoy camping and the outdoors. They have two children, five grandchildren, and great-grandchildren! Favorite Sports Teams: Nebraska Huskers & Falls City Tigers