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.