Meet Our Staff
We are thankful to have many great people at our farm and we certainly couldn’t do all that we do without them. So that you can get to know them better, below are their responses to a few fun questions.
Name: Kyle Becker
Role at Becker Farms: Owner
Favorite food: “My wife’s cooking (sorry, Mom)”
Favorite place to be: “At home with my girls”
The one word that describes you best: “Crazy” (side note: wife concurs)
What you enjoy most about farming/agriculture: “The challenges and problem-solving that come up every day.”
Name: Emily Becker
Role at Becker Farms: Owner
Favorite food: “Salmon”
Favorite place to be: “At the beach…any beach”
Hobbies: “Being with my family, cooking, baking, making cards, walking, going to coffee shops”
The one word that describes you best: “Determined”
What you enjoy most about farming/agriculture: “Growing/raising great food to feed my family and others.”
Name: Charlotte Becker
Role at Becker Farms: CEO #1 (that is, Cute. Energetic. Officer). Also, top egg dryer, kitty herder, pig checker, & turkey wrangler
Favorite food: “Tacos”
Favorite place to be: “Our farm”
Hobbies: “Ride horses” (and, change her earrings 6 times per day)
The one word that describes you best: “Cute” (note: she did not say ‘modest’)
Favorite part of our farm: “The hens” (which is true, as long as they do not peck at her)
Name: Stella Becker (aka Stelly Belly)
Role at Becker Farms: CEO #2 and future turkey farmer (according to her big sister)
Favorite food: “Macaroni and Cheese”
Favorite place to be: “Kroger” (note: we do go there every Monday and she does truly enjoy going to the grocery)
Hobbies: “Be at our farm”
The one word that describes you best: “Sweet and a good helper”
Name: Griffin Becker (aka The Griffster, Griffey, G-Man, Boogie, Bubby)
Role at Becker Farms: CEO #3
Favorite food: “Pretty much anything that is put in front of me”
Favorite place to be: “With my mama”
Hobbies: “Anything outside!"
The one word that describes you best: “Boy-Dozer”
Name: Katie B.
Role at Becker Farms: Jill-of-all-Trades; Future Stoney Creek Creamery Production Manager
Favorite food: "Any kind of pasta!"
Favorite place to be/go: "Torch Lake, Michigan; we go up to a family friend's lake house every year for the 4th of July"
Hobbies/what you like to do for fun: "Spending time outside gardening or hiking. I also enjoying playing with any kind of animal, but especially my two cats, Oscar and Oliver."
The one word that describes you best: "Easy-going; I am very flexible and it's hard to upset me. I'm pretty much always happy and I'm always ready for a challenge."
Katie is pictured with "Mr. Ian", who graciously helps with all things technology-related as well as virtually anything else that needs done (chicken catching, late-night pizza pick-up, coolers etc.). He is a TROOPER!
Name: Hugo M.
Role at Becker Farms: Jack-of-all-Trades
Favorite food: "Shrimp, cow intestine tacos, ribeyes, cucumbers, and deer jerky"
Favorite place to be: "Shopping"
Hobbies: "I enjoy playing X-Box, buying sneakers, and music"
One word that describes you best: "Hungry"
What you enjoy most about farming/agriculture: "I love animals. I love taking care of them. I enjoy being outside, but most importantly, I love going home from work tired after a long, hard day of work."
Name: Tina M.
Role at Becker Farms: Attends farmers markets and helps with getting ready for the market
Favorite food: “Every and all fruits!”
Favorite place to be: “I love visiting parks and nature preserves”
Hobbies: “I bike, hike, and binge Netflix shows"
The one word that describes you best: “Positive...always smiling and outgoing”
What you enjoy most about farming/agriculture: "I enjoy attending the markets and getting to know the customer. But the animals are a nice bonus too!"
Name: Alyssa H.
Apparently, I have never had Alyssa respond to my fun questions. Alyssa has worked on our farm for the last few years, on-and-off (whenever she is not traveling the globe!). She primarily helps now by going to the farmers market on our behalf. She is a true joy to have on our team!