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Tim DeBoer

Tim DeBoer is the owner of Crown Recruiting, which he started in 2016 after moving with his family to Spirit Lake, Iowa. He started the firm in the spring of 2016, with the vision to create a recruiting company to connect hardworking, respectful candidates with growing and profitable agriculture companies. Tim has two daughters, Paisley and Journey. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his girls, going fishing, and watching sports.

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Brea Stricker

Brea started in May of 2019 at Crown Recruiting and is excited to connect top-notch talent with industry leaders in agriculture. When she is not working to place people into their perfect job, Brea enjoys cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes with her family, running the beautiful lakeside, photographing important life moments, traveling, and seeking new adventures with her husband and children.

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Kristen Burnett

Kristen started working for Crown Recruiting in September 2019. Born and raised in the area, she moved back to Spirit Lake in 2014 with her husband, Ryan. Together they have two kids, Bailah and Boston, and they love to be outdoors soaking up the sun and being with friends and family. Kristen is a happy-go-lucky person who enjoys being around people, putting smiles on faces, and is hoping to help people smile a little more in their career!

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Tim Ennema

Tim Ennema started working for Crown Recruiting in November of 2020. Growing up around his family farm, he found his passion for the Agriculture Industry. With his career, he enjoys being able to help individuals in the industry find positions that best suit them. In Tim’s time out of the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, as well as hunting, fishing, and watching sports.

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Jenna Shoemaker

Jenna began working for Crown Recruiting in September 2021. She is excited for the opportunity to continually advance her career in recruiting by helping individuals find better opportunities. When Jenna isn’t focusing her attention on her clients, she enjoys spending time with her daughter Polly. Her other hobbies include traveling, fitness, studying astrology, and engaging herself in a variety of artistic pursuits.

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Ben Phillips

Ben Phillips started in October 2021 at Crown Recruiting. He is excited to help people in the Agriculture Industry find the career that suits them best! In Ben’s spare time, he enjoys fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, and cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes.

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Justin Meyers

Justin Meyers started in March of 2022 at Crown Recruiting. He is originally from South Dakota and is an alum of the University of South Dakota. With a background in parks and recreation, he is fired up to transition into agriculture. Recruiting is a great fit for Justin, enabling him to be the consultant between quality talent and progressive companies. When Justin is not in the office, he enjoys being outdoors doing activities such as fishing, hiking, traveling, and renovating/repainting houses. In the wintertime, he tackles many different artistical pursuits: digital art, painting, and pottery.

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Mikkel Mortel

Mikkel began working at Crown Recruiting in March of 2022. He has a background in customer service and thrives on serving people. Mikkel is eager to connect with individuals in the Agriculture Industry. In his free time, Mikkel likes to spend time with his wife Jessica and kids Noah and Camry. He also loves to go hunting and to participate in shooting sports, specifically sporting clays, trap, skeet, and five stand.

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Holly Haberman

Holly began working at Crown Recruiting in June of 2021, after graduating from the University of Iowa in May of 2021. She is excited to help grow the business and to be a part of the team. In her free time, Holly likes to spend time with her friends and family, travel, and to be outside doing anything adventurous.