About Our People

Here at the Smokehouse we couldn’t make the best in Hickory Smoked Meats without the wonderful collection of people we have assembled that tirelessly work at continuing the tradition of excellence…72 years in the making. Our employees have over a 1000 years of experience in the industry with an average tenure of almost 14 years! Of our over 100 full-time employees we have 19 with over 20 years of service and two of those have over 50!

Derek Contreras - General Manager

Clint – Plant Manager

Julie – Corporate Sales

Vicki – Telemarketing Supervisor

Suzanne – Office Manager

Kim – HR/Payroll Manager

Rosa – RTE Associate

Dave – Warehouse Associate

Jackie – Restaurant & Country Store Associate

Crystal – Office Associate

Carrie – Ecommerce Specialist

Eric & David – Restaruant & Country Store Managers