Meet the Team
A family man with seven children, Sam has been married to his wife Sadie since 1995. He enjoys traveling with his family to remote places for those exciting adventures together. He loves to spend much of his time in his own backyard gazebo in the cool of the day and serving the community on different missions and events. He started Country Lane Woodworking in 1994 with six years of outdoor woodworking experience. As the President and General Manager his responsibilities include developing new product lines, while managing the day in and day out activities of Country Lane. Often you will find Sam in his office working diligently on the task at hand. Stop by and say hello!
Jonas is responsible for establishing new dealers, and supports our current dealers/partners. He has been with Country Lane Woodworking since its beginning in 1994. He worked in the Gazebo production shop for his first seven years and then transitioned to sales and customer service. As a husband and father of 6, he and his wife Marian home school their children. He enjoys camping with his family, local ministry, and music.
Jason considers himself a family man above anything else. He married his High School sweetheart Heather in 1997, together they moved to NC when Jason joined the US Marines. Following shortly after they were blessed by two healthy sons. Jason enjoys Art, Geocaching, Hiking and Snowboarding with his boys. He also moonlights as a photographer for family portraits and weddings. After completing college Jason joined our team in 2007. Jason is responsible for the marketing materials such as brochures, banners, photography, and keeping the website up to date. He also works with our Dealer/Partners on quotes and any issues that may arise.
Mike began his career here at Country Lane in April of 2009 and has a background in concrete design and construction management. Mike is happily married with five wonderful children and enjoys spending time with his family, playing guitar, and working with wood. Mikes wife is a very skilled baker who has supplied her creations to a local chain of grocery stores and international celebrities. Their passion for ministry as well as Mike’s abilities with a guitar has led them on many outreach opportunities throughout the nation and overseas. Mike is primarily responsible for all incoming orders and outgoing freight. Call Mike with any questions regarding an order that is already placed, completion times, and shipping information.
Retail Sales Manager
Dave joined our sales team at Country Lane in 2011 after 14 years as a small business owner. Dave has a desire to apply what he learned as a business owner and use his God given gifts of listening, caring, and having a heart to serve to be a part of Country Lanes growth. These skills also help him in sales, design, and customer service. It is his desire to make every customer’s experience a positive one, and to serve each person with excellence. Dave is married to his best friend Liz since 1998 and is the proud dad of five boys. Dave enjoys local ministries, custom woodworking, and being a Dad. He also enjoys running, and has ran in numerous races in the area.
Pete joined our team in 2009 as the primary kit delivery and installation foreman. After four years in the field Pete moved into a sales position where he loves to hear people’s thoughts and dreams about a structure in their backyard, and to assist them in making their dream become a reality. Pete has been married since 2009, and is the father of two wonderful children, a daughter and a son, he enjoys going on family outings, whether it’s camping, hiking, or going to the beach and kicking back while listening to the sounds of the ocean waves. He also likes to serve in his local community where he currently volunteers his time as the Fire Chief for the local fire company.
Steve joined our team in 2009 and manages the accounting department. He is here to assist our customers with invoices and payments, as well as ensuring that all records are maintained and organized. He is also responsible for creating new systems and databases, and maintaining our computer systems. He loves working with children, and directs a Bible class in a local kids/youth ministry. He enjoys sports such as volleyball, basketball, softball, and tennis. Call Steve with any questions relating to your account, invoices, or payments.
John joined our team in 1998. He started out making screens and worked his way throughout the shop making floors, roofing, and Packing gazebos. John joined the office staff in the summer of 2012 as a customer service representative and warranty mananger.When away from work he enjoys spending his time in the outdoors. hunting, fishing, snowboarding, and hanging out with friends. John enjoys traveling and has spent time in Africa, Canada, Nicaragua, France, and Mexico.
Gazebo Shop Staff
Benuel Stoltzfus Gazebo Shop Foreman
As the Gazebo shop foreman Benuel takes care of the daily gazebo operations and production. He purchases much of the hardware and materials required for the gazebo shop. He has been married for 11 years and is a proud father of two girls and one boy. He likes to go fishing, hunting and being in the great outdoors. At home he likes to fire up the BBQ in his free time, and is well known for his great chicken BBQ at our Annual Dealer Days.
Daniel Lee King Floor Department
J. Benuel Fisher Roofing
Paul Hershburger Paint and Stain Department
Samuel Beiler Railing Department
Omar Beiler Screen Department
Milling & Laminating Department
Jason Lapp Milling Department Manager
Jason enjoys spending time fishing with his son and keeps a Honey Bee Farm. Married for 12 Years he has two young children. While on the job Jason is in charge of our Molder and Glue Laminating press.
Michael Ebersol Milling Assistant
Pergola & Pavilion Shop Staff
Eli King Pergola Shop Foreman
Joining the Team in 2007 Eli has become the Pergola Shop Manager. He is responsible for the day to day operations of the pergola and pavilion shop. Eli has been married for 6 years and is a proud father of three girls. He enjoys going to the mountains for hunting, camping and many other outdoor activities with his family. He enjoys coming to work every morning to work with the team here at Country Lane.
David A. Stoltzfus Lead Designer and Craftsman, Custom Builder
Amos Ebersol Pavilion Department - Craftsman
Abram Stoltzfus Pergola Department - Craftsman
Jesse Stoltzfus Pergola Department - Craftsman
Delivery and Kit Setup
David King Delivery and Kit Setup
Dave has been married for over 2 Years and is a proud father of one beautiful daughter. He loves spending time with his family and serving the community. Currently he is serves as the Volunteer Fire Chief for his local fire station. Dave likes getting out and meeting new people and helping to enhance their backyard. He joined our team in 2009 and is currently making deliveries and installing kit units onsite.
Michael Stoltzfus Delivery and Kit Setup
Michael has been with Country Lane for over 7 years. He spends most of his time on kit setups and home deliveries. He enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors hunting, fishing and playing softball and golf.