Our People

The story of our success all starts with our people. From our production team to our office staff, our team of professionals are passionate about what they do. We pride ourselves on hiring the best personnel in the industry and that all starts with people that love doing what they do.

Our team consists of highly trained foreman, masons, horticulturists, and designers. Add to that a well organized and efficient office staff and the possibilities are endless. We work together as a team every day and we achieve success together as a team. It is our people’s dedication and commitment to creating and maintaining beautiful landscapes that has made our success.

The Team

  • Cole Weller
    President & CEO
    (605) 351-4748

    Cole, with his brother Brent, co-founded Weller Brothers in 2001. He attended Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls where he studied landscape design. His passion for creating beautiful backyards has set Weller Brothers apart from the competition in the design and construction of the most stunning backyards in the region. He leads the design and sales team as well as the office staff with passion and enthusiasm. Cole and his wife Kari have two daughters, Roslyn and Elouise. His hobbies are golfing, hunting, skiing, and spending time at the lake.

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  • Brent Weller
    Vice President & COO
    (507) 884-8999

    Brent is the co-founder of Weller Brothers. He oversees day-to-day operations of the production team, and is also responsible for company-wide planning and logistics. His effort to provide the highest quality service in the industry has been a driving force behind the growth of the Weller Brothers name since the beginning. Brent and his wife Nikki are the proud parents of their daughter, Aria and son William. Aside from spending time with family, he enjoys golfing with friends in the summer, and hunting in the fall and winter.

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  • Jill Holt
    Controller
    (605) 351-4748

    Jill is originally from Miller, South Dakota. After high school she went on to the University of South Dakota where she got her Business Degree with a Major in Accounting. Jill is passionate about continuously learning and digging into the numbers to identify ways to improve efficiency and add value to the company. Jill’s no-nonsense but fun-loving attitude keeps everyone in the office in line. Jill and her husband Kory have three kids who are all active in sports. In her downtime, you can find her coaching her kids, spending time with family, and reading.

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  • Charlie Moberg
    Landscape Division Manager
    (605) 351-4748
  • Chad Kasten
    Landscape Designer
    (605) 351-4748

    Chad obtained his degree in Landscape Architecture from South Dakota State University in 2009. He is also a South Dakota State Nurseryman. He began in the industry as a Landscape Foreman and continues to enjoy a day or two a week on the job site. He has a knack for designing beautiful outdoor living spaces and uses his vast knowledge of plant material to set his designs apart from the rest. Chad oversees the installation of all of his designs to ensure his finished product is second to none. He enjoys photography and golf when he isn’t dreaming up beautiful backyard designs.

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  • Ron Peterson
    Landscape Designer
    (605) 351-4748

    Ron grew up on a family farm in southern Minnesota. It was there, at an early age, where he developed his love for natural environments and the outdoors. He went on to study at SDSU where he obtained his degree in Landscape Architecture. His passion for the outdoors shows in his unique designs as well as at his home where he has cultivated vast patches of different wildflower and prairie grass varieties. Ron enjoys time with his wife and four children, especially in the outdoors.

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  • Ian Libby
    Maintenance Division Manager
    (605) 351-4748

    Ian attended Iowa State University where he graduated with a degree in Landscape Architecture. He has been in the industry for 20 years and is passionate about building beautiful landscapes. His passion for customer service and satisfaction make him a great leader to his team. Ian and his wife Connie have two boys Owen and Logan. Ian enjoys golfing, fishing, traveling and spending time with his family.

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  • Luke Wixo
    Maintenance Account Manager
    (605) 351-4748

    Luke’s love for the outdoors and lawn maintenance inspired him to pursue and obtain his Associate’s Degree in Sports Turf Management and Landscape Design from Southeast Technical Institute. He is originally from Moorhead, Minnesota and moved to Sioux Falls, South Dakota to start his career. Luke has shown great leadership and enthusiasm from the first day he started with the Weller Brothers Team. He brings vast knowledge to our maintenance department from his experience in the Golf Course Industry. Luke enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, as well as playing golf.

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  • Camrin Meyer
    Maintenance Account Manager
    (605) 351-4748

    Camrin grew up in Northwest Iowa. He moved to Sioux Falls to study Turf Management at Southeast Technical Institute where we obtained his Associates Degree in Sports Turf Management. He went on to work in the golf course industry after his schooling before he came to Weller Brothers. He brings vast knowledge and expertise to our maintenance division. He is passionate about helping customers and meeting new people. His Goldendoodle keeps he and his wife, Marissa, plenty busy. Cam enjoys golf, hunting, fishing, and spending time with family.

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  • Alissa Orban
    Staff Accountant
    (605) 351-4748

    Alissa is originally from Wolsey, South Dakota. She studied at Black Hills State University where she got a Bachelors Degree in Accounting. Her attention to detail and “get it done” mentality are crucial to the efficiency of the Weller Brothers office. Although she isn’t out installing or maintaining beautiful landscapes, she gets her motivation from seeing how her work impacts the entire company. When she is not at work, she enjoys running, baking, volunteering with her kid’s activities, and camping with her husband and two daughters.

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