Doug Snyder is new the Stutsman team! He is a dog lover and the new Purchasing Agent for the Wholesale Hose and Valve division. Help us welcome Doug and learn more about him below!
What is your background?
I was born in Iowa, but lived in California, Colorado, and Arkansas throughout my childhood. After graduating from Little Rock Central High School in Arkansas, I went to Kirkwood Community College and the University of Iowa.
What do you enjoying doing in your spare time?
I like to camp and take care of my dogs – I have 3 puppies!
What do you consider to be the most rewarding part of your job?
I enjoy learning about hoses and valves, along with the agriculture industry as a whole. Meeting customers is great too!
What is something random most people don’t know about you?
One time, I stopped 4 lanes of traffic on a busy highway in North Carolina to save a dog.
If you had to eat the same food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
If you were stuck on an island, what 3 items would you bring?
A dog (or two), a pocket knife, and a Spalding volleyball.
What would be the title of your autobiography?
“The Big Yawn”
What’s on your bucket list?
Retirement and seeing all 50 states!
If you had to be a product you work with, what would it be and why?
A hose fitting because it keeps everything together.
What is your favorite thing about the agriculture industry?
The new technology, my coworkers, and the customers!