Sales Department

  • Knowledge to put you, our customer, in the right product for the job
  • Quality that stands behind every sale
  • Qualified sales staff that are willing to go the extra mile
  • Personal attention to every customer

The sales team has a combined 80+ years of Ag and Outdoor power sales experience! Linn Benton is the place to go if you are looking for a compact utility tractor, farm tractor, landscape rake, chipper, skid steer, excavator, riding lawn mower, or implements. Our sales staff can help you find a product that will suit your needs as well as your budget. Our sales staff knows what it takes to keep you and your jobs going!

Dan Kropf - Owner/Manager - Linn Benton Tractor

Don Kropf

Linn Benton Tractor Sales Team

Linn Benton Tractor Sales Team - George King

George King

George is a rancher with over twenty years of construction experience. Running his own filbert farm, George has a wide range of hands on knowledge. His expertise in those fields can help him choose just the right equipment to match your needs.

Mike Spowehn

Already a familiar face to LBT, Mike was in our Service department for 4 years and made the transition to Sales! We are so excited for his knowledge not only from LBT but his 8 previous years in Construction. Mike is a very driven and passionate individual.

Linn Benton Tractor Sales Team - Mike Spowehn
Linn Benton Tractor Sales Team - Scott Nelson

Scott Nelson

Scott has been selling Kubota tractors and equipment for 17 years and have worked in all operations of a Kubota dealership. He enjoys helping customers purchase the best product on the market and always look forward to meeting new future Kubota owners. His hobbies include men’s slow pitch softball, riding motorcycles on the dunes, boating and camping with the family.

Eric Strizke

Eric comes to LBT from 28+ years of Ag experience here in the Willamette Valley. His most recent experience was with KRONE, Inc as their Territory Business Manager. We are so fortunate to have Eric as the SILVERTON STORE MANAGER!! He has the knowledge and drive for this position!

Linn Benton Tractor Sales Team - Eric Strizke
Linn Benton Tractor Sales Team - Joe McDonald

Joe McDonald

Joe McDonald brings a lifetime of ag experience with him to Linn Benton Tractor. His experience started from his childhood working on the family farm. He raised grass seed and livestock for 35 years. Joe has been in sales for the last 13 years.

Katee Lord

Katee comes from 15 years of sales experience that is a great contribution to our Silverton store. She was raised on her family’s grass seed & filberts farm with hands on tractor experience.

Linn Benton Tractor Sales Team - Katee Lord