Our Team

We are proud of our team.

Thankful hardly describes how we feel to have each one of these dedicated folks on our team. Find out a little about each of them here. We look forward to meeting you!
GARY & DIXIE AICHELE
GARY & DIXIE AICHELE
Owners; Accompanied by Lot Dog, Hope

Hobbies outside of work?
Gary – Hunting, fishing and more work.
Dixie – Horses, driving my donkeys and yard work.

Favorite Part of Job?
Gary – Making new friendships.
Dixie – Decorating and staging trailers and the showroom.

Favorite Treat from Vending Machine?
Gary – Pop Tarts.
Dixie – Red Licorice.

Email: gary@thetrailerplace.com, dixie@thetrailerplace.com
CHRIS COERS
CHRIS COERS
Parts & Service Manager

How long have you worked here?
17 Years.

Hobbies outside of work?
Hunting, fishing, baseball with my son. Spending time with family.

Favorite Part of Job?
The people I work with.

Email: service@thetrailerplace.com
KELLY WALL
KELLY WALL
Office Manager

Kelly is our office, financial, and paper work guru!

Email: kelly@thetrailerplace.com
CAROL DUVALL
CAROL DUVALL
Polaris Accounting

Favorite Part of Job?
The variety, interaction with others and overcoming accounting challenges.

Hobbies Outside of Work?
Biking, Skiing, Kayaking, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Group Gatherings for Fun & Games, Off Road Riding.

Favorite Treat from Vending Machine?
Babe Ruth.

Email: carol@thepolarisplace.com
NICOLE AICHELE
NICOLE AICHELE
Marketing and Sales

Favorite Part of the Job?
Being creative with custom built trailers.

Work Nickname?
I get the honor of having two nicknames: PIB (for “Pain in Butt”) or Grandma.

Hobbies Outside of Work?
Riding the horses, always!

Email: nicole@thetrailerplace.com
TOM MAYCUMBER
TOM MAYCUMBER
Trailer Sales

How long have you worked here?
12 Years

Favorite treat from vending machine?
Red Licorice. By the way, it is out.

What would you describe as your specialty here?
Acquiring baked goods from customers.

Email: tom@thetrailerplace.com
SAM WALDRON
SAM WALDRON
Trailer Sales

How long have you worked here?
28 Years.

Favorite Part of the Job?
The people.

Hobbies Outside of Work?
Hunting, fishing & packing.

Email: sam@thetrailerplace.com
KYLE WOOLCUTT
KYLE WOOLCUTT

KELLY KESSLER
KELLY KESSLER
Polaris Technician

Dream Polaris?
Red 450 Sportsman for the wife.

Hobbies outside of work?
Hunting and camping.

Favorite Part of Job?
Great boss – Gary.

Email: kellyk@thepolarisplace.com
CHASE LARSON
CHASE LARSON
Polaris Technician

CODY RILEY
CODY RILEY
Trailer Technician

How long have you worked here?
5 Years.

Hobbies outside of work?
Team roping.

Favorite Part of Job?
Seeing customers estatic about our trailer work and pay day.

TRAVIS PRINCE
TRAVIS PRINCE
Trailer Fabrication

Favorite Part of Job?
I am thankful for the benefit package and vacation time.

Hobbies outside of work?
Team Roping and Bulldoggin.

What is your specialty here?
Metal fabrication of all time and turning Dixie’s metal artwork ideas into reality.

GERALD AICHELE
GERALD AICHELE
Trailer Technician

How long have you worked here?
19 Years

Hobbies Outside of Work?
Fishing, Hunting, and Rock Hunting.

What would you describe as your specialty here?
Working on Living Quarters, whether it’s welding, wiring or otherwise.

PEDRO AYALA
PEDRO AYALA
Trailer Technician

What’s your specialty?
Staying postitive and acid washing trailers.

Hobbies outside of work?
Body Building – training and going to shows to compete.

Favorite Part of Job?
It’s never the same, always changing.

CALEB SHANKS
CALEB SHANKS
Trailer Receiving and Prep

Favorite Part of the Job?
The light-hearted jokes throughout the day.

Nickname at Work?
The Rookie.

What would you describe as your specialty?
Driving the trailers under the sign for photos.

RON HENDER
RON HENDER
Trailer Receiving and Prep

Favorite Part of Job?
Taking a used trailer that has been traded in and making it look and function as brand new again. I love that!

Tell us about your family:
My wife and best friend of 38 years, raised 4 beautiful daughters and 3 granddaughters. We like our Sunday mornings and small group sessions where we can all participate at the same thing together.

What would you describe as your specialty here?
Always trying to keep a smile on my face. I still feel new here but am happy to work at the best in the business. Thank You, Lord for the chance!

HILLARY HARSHMAN
HILLARY HARSHMAN
Video Tours & Website Inventory

Hobbies outside of work?
I enjoy photography, walking my mini dachshund and being with family and friends.

Favorite Part of Job?
Coming into work and greeting the other members of the team and seeing how quickly a trailer sells after it’s been posted online.

Nickname at work?
Pedro has dubbed me “Nascar” because I like to run from the office to my car.

FRED BASQUEZ
FRED BASQUEZ
Trailer & Polaris Delivery

Tell us about your family:
My wife of 54 years, one son and one daughter, and 4 grandkids.

Hobbies outside of work?
I am a master gardener and a woodworker. I belong to the gun club and dutch oven cook.

Favorite treat from the vending machine?
I didn’t know we had a vending machine…

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