John - Grew up in the business with his father, Larry, a 2nd generation owner. He started working part-time in high school, attending NSU and began fulltime in 1970. He purchased the business from his father and uncle, George in 1985. John is involved with the Aberdeen Gun Club and has been a trapshooter for over 40 years, also supporting the youth league. He is also a member of the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society, Brown County Sportsman Club, NRA, Aberdeen Community Theatre, Aberdeen Community Concert Association, Aberdeen Area Arts Council and supports NSU. He enjoys fishing, hunting and his work. He has been married to his wife, Ramona, for more than 35 years.
Dan Grew up in Isabel, attending San Diego American Business College, and began working at Woodman Refrigeration in 1989. He has been married for over 20 years and has 2 teenage children. He belongs to Refrigeration Service Engineers Society and attends ongoing training in the business. He enjoys carpentry and watching both local & national stock car racing.
Joy – She’s the voice you hear when calling Woodman Refrigeration. She started working at Woodman's in the fall of 1997 and is the office manager. Joy & her husband have been married more than 35 years and have two grown children and one grandson. Joy enjoys helping raise money for the Make a Wish poker runs, the SDREA charity rides and walks for the Relay for Life team. She is also a co-founder of the CASA Dress a Doll & Toys for Boys charity.
Chris – Originally from Minneapolis, he moved to Aberdeen in 2003 to work for Woodman Refrigeration shortly after graduating from Dunwoody School of Technology with an HVAC & R Systems Service degree. He is in continuing education in his field of expertise, belongs to Refrigeration Service Engineers Society and in his spare time is an avid hunter. He also enjoys golfing on a league and training & running hunt tests with his 2 labs, Winnie & Duece.
Brian – Grew up in Oakes, ND and graduated from NDSCS in Whapeton with a degree in HVAC & R and is in continuing education of this business. He belongs to Refrigeration Service Engineers Society. Brian has been married for over 5 years and has a dog named Copper. His hobbies include building computers, watching stock car racing and being in the pit crew. He has been with Woodman Refrigeration since 2006.
Wayne – Is a lifelong SD resident, veteran of the USAF, has been married to Joyce for more than 50 years and they have 3 daughters and 11 grandchildren. He has worked for Woodman Refrigeration since 1967 and has recently gone to part time. Wayne is a member of 1st Baptist Church, Heartland Men of Integrity, NRA, past president of the Aberdeen Kiwanis club and a huge fan of NSU basketball. His hobbies include watching NASCAR and NFL games.
Ramona - Grew up in Webster and attended business school in Minneapolis. She has worked in Aberdeen since 1974 and joined the team at Woodman's in 1991. She belongs to Aberdeen Community Theatre, Aberdeen Community Concert Association, Aberdeen Area Arts Council, PEO, book club, sells Stampin’ Up and is a co-founder of CASA’s Dress a Doll and Toys for Boys charity. She also enjoys watercolor, entertaining and decorating.