Driving Directions: – Check closures here before leaving! Exit N. Shepherd from 610 (N. Loop W. Fwy). Head north on N. Shepherd.
Wabash is between Curtin and W. 43rd on N. Shepherd on the west side.
Betty L. Heacker
Name: Betty L. Heacker
Years at Wabash: 29 years
Tile: President, Principal Owner
Job description: Working on being the CEO
Education/experience: BA Biology, Rice
Why do you love Wabash? It suits me! And, I get to be the boss! But I really enjoy being the ORGANIC LADY more!
Favorite department: My favorite is the Garden section. I think it is the most diverse, complex and challenging area we work in. Everything we grow and sell is organic so I feel as good growing it as I do eating it!
Name: Devin Jones
Years at Wabash: 26 years
Tile: Manager/Vice President and the PET FOOD AND LIVESTOCK GUY.
Job description: Oversee store operation and department managers
Education/experience: BA Animal Science; BA Farm Management
Why do you love Wabash? Meeting new people and helping our many long-time customers, many who have now become old friends.
Favorite department? I love all of the departments! How can you pick your favorite child? Working here is a lot of fun. How can you call it work when you’re doing what you love and helping people.
Name: John Berry
Years at Wabash: 5 years
Tile: Manager, Counter Sales & Daily Operation.
Job description: I’m also the BEE GUY and CHICKEN GUY!
Education/experience: BFA Painting, MSUM
Why do you love Wabash? It’s like getting paid to go to school! I love school!
Favorite department? Chickens! Everybody loves chickens, right? Who knows, maybe one day I’ll paint one! On canvas!!!
Name: Lee Nance
Years at Wabash: 20 years
Tile: Inventory manager and CAT LADY!
Job description: Enter all inventory, set prices, and order pet food and supplies
Education/experience: BA Law Enforcement & Police Science; JD South Texas College of Law
Why do you love Wabash? Relaxed atmosphere and dress code. I love helping people find solutions to their problems.
Favorite department? Kittens because WHY NOT?!! We do help place unwanted litters and sell cat food and supplies. I can tell you everything you need to know about cat food and a few things you don’t need. I think I need to get out more.