Tim Gilk is the owner of Wood & Conn since 2006, and has been employed here since 1997. He handles phone orders, quotes, parts, and truck dispatch.
Tim started here as a Territory Manager covering southest Minnesota, northwest Minnesota, and North Dakota. He is a graduate of Eden Prairie High School and the University of Minnesota-Morris with bachelor’s degrees in Business-Economics and Spanish. Tim has been married since 1991 to his wife Jennifer Gilk, and they have three children; Carter, Spencer, and Abby. The Gilks have lived in Redwood Falls since 1993.
Tim’s interests include:
- Pheasant and deer hunting
- Wilderness camping
- Volunteer pilot for Angel Flight Central
Eric is a Territory Manager for Eastern Minnesota. He began working at Wood and Conn in September of 2011.
Eric grew up on his family’s farm west of Redwood Falls near the town of Belview. Eric works with his parents on the day to day activities of the operation when he is not working at Wood and Conn. The family farm raises corn and soybeans and also uses some of the same equipment that Wood and Conn distributes to its dealers.
Eric went to Redwood Valley High School in Redwood Falls and after graduating from High School attended South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Business.
Eric is married to his wife Amanda and on June 27, 2017 they welcomed their first child, a baby boy named Colton into their lives. The Andersons live in Redwood Falls.
When Eric isn’t working you will likely find him spending time with his family, golfing, or enjoying the great outdoors
Scott Baune is a Territory Manager covering western Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota.
Scott began his career with Wood & Conn in November of 2014, after spending 6 years as an Independent Claims Adjuster, and 22 years as a Documentation Coordinator at Artesyn Technologies.
Scott was raised on a farm southwest of Wabasso, MN where they operated a dairy operation until 1979 along with a farrow to finish hog operation. They grew corn, soybeans, and alfalfa. Scott continues to enjoy helping his brother on the farm on a seasonal basis. Scott is a graduate of Wabasso High School, Southwest Technical College, and Ridgewater College.
Scott has been married to his wife Shelly since 1984, and they have three adult children, Nikki, Derek, & Brennan. The Baunes have lived in Redwood Falls since 1984.
Scott’s interests include:
- Cruising with the Memories in Motion car club
- Deer hunting
- Pheasant hunting