Derr Equipment’s award winning sales staff has over 75 combined years of professional retail sales experience. Our staff is dedicated to getting you in the correct piece of equipment for the job. We offer full lines of new and used lawn and garden products. Whether you’re looking for a new zero turn or small compact tractor, we are sure to have something for you.

Miles Mitchell

Miles Mitchell
Sales Manager

Phone: (816)-282-0462
Hometown: Gower, Mo
Education: B.S. Farm and Business Management from Purdue University West Lafayette, Indiana
18 years with Derr Equipment
33 Years in Ag retail sales
Miles is married to Joan Mitchell they have 12 grandchildren. Besides grandchildren, hobbies include classic cars and singing in the Voices of America Men’s Barbershop chorus. He is a member of the Gower Christian Church of Gower, Mo.

Gary Nielson

Phone: (816)-752-2281
Hometown: Maryville, Mo
Education: B.S. in Ag Business from Northwest Missouri State University Maryville, Mo
9 years with Derr Equipment
11 years in Ag retail sales
Gary enjoys sports especially Mizzou and Chiefs Football. In spare time he enjoys woodworking and working out at his hometown gym where he is a certified personal trainer.

Shawn George

Shawn George

Phone: (816)-344-9368
Hometown: Savannah, Mo
17 years with Derr Equipment
30 years in Lawn and Garden/small engines industry
Shawn enjoys dirt track racing, fishing, camping, and spending time with friends and family at the lake.