Our Team

The people at Ridglan Animal Care Systems make us who we are. We will work hard for your complete customer satisfaction.
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Executive Team

Allan and JoAnn Stensrud


Our founders, Allan and JoAnn Stensrud, began with plastisol-coated steel products in 1974. Their vision from the very beginning has been customer satisfaction through excellence in the products we provide, as well as a high level of customer service.

Tom Stensrud

Tom Stensrud


Tom has been with our company since 1988, advancing to President/CEO in 2001. He continues to emphasize excellence in products and service and energizes us all to never stop improving on what we do. His hobbies are water skiing, exercise, gardening and spending time with family and friends.

Blake Adams

Blake Adams

RACS Sales Manager

Blake has been with Ridglan Animal Care Systems since 2021. He enjoys spending time with friends and family, especially wife Marie and two girls, Everly and Palmer, and their golden retriever, Walter. During the winter he coaches hockey, and in the summer months you will find him and his family outdoors. Favorite spots are either their cabin on the lake or on the golf course.

Heather Welch Accounting Manager

Heather Welch

Accounting Manager

Heather has been with the company since February 2009.  In her free time, she loves spending time with her family and her two dogs.  She also likes to bake, go on family road trips, play as much mini golf as possible, and cheer on the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Cari Stenzel Marketing

Cari Stenzel


Cari enjoys supporting the sales staff by creating ads, literature, and catalogs as well as maintaining the websites. She has been with the company since 1998. Her favorite place to be in her free time is with family.

Kevin Stenzel Design/Engineering Manager

Kevin Stenzel

Design/Engineering Manager

Kevin has been with the company since 1978. He advises customers with their design needs and maintains our CAD drawing files. His favorite ways of spending spare time are on the water fishing and hunting from his tree stand.

Matt Erickson

Director of Sales

Matt enjoys spending time with family and friends in his free time.  His family really enjoys being outdoors boating, fishing, playing golf, and attending sporting events while not at the hockey rink in the winter.

Beth Buehrer Human Resources/Compliance Manager

Beth Buehrer

Human Resources/Compliance Manager

Beth has been part of our team since 2010 and strives to keep our employees working in a safe and rewarding environment. She enjoys spending her free time relaxing outdoors with friends and family.

Support Team

Our professional and courteous team is happy to help you with your questions. They are overseeing the efficient progress of your orders through our system. You can rely on their determination to give you the best customer service you have ever experienced!
Amber RACS team memeber


Sales Assistant/Customer Service

Amber has been a member of our customer service team since 2023. She loves spending time with her family and spends most of her time outside work, watching her kids at sporting events and recitals. She enjoys spending time outdoors, going flower or plant shopping, and going on small one-day road trips with her family. You can usually find her watching football on Sundays! Go Packers!


Shipping Coordinator/Customer Service

Angie is a lifelong resident of Northwood and loves working in her community! Outside of work, you can find Angie in her yard gardening, with her 3 dogs, or spending time with her kids and family! In addition, she enjoys going to the local garden centers to see how she can improve her “green thumb”!


Design and Drafting

Jo assists with the design of our products while maintaining and producing drawing files. She enjoys going for walks with her furbaby, listening to music, exercise classes and spending time with family and friends.

Production Team

This group gets it done!

Bryant Dagestad

Operations Manager

Bryant is a family-first kind of guy. He would rather hang out with his wife and kids than go out. When not remodeling his house or building custom showers, he’s setting up the next cryptocurrency endeavor! Skol Vikes every Sunday! He loves living in Northwood because it’s a community that cares about its people.

Jennifer Willand

Production Assistant

Jennifer is our assistant to operations and makes sure orders run smoothly through the plant. She has been with the company since June 2019. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, traveling, scrapbooking, and being outdoors.

Trevor Johnson


Trevor has been fixing, maintaining, and keeping the plant running efficiently since 2019. When he’s away from work he enjoys spending time with friends and family. Some of his favorite recreational pastimes are playing golf, fishing, and hunting.

Jake Lyon

Quality Assurance Manager

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Zach Oleson

Shift Lead

Zach has been with the company since 2016 and was recently promoted to the shift lead position. He is a car enthusiast and when not at work, you will probably find him outdoors hunting, fishing, or riding his motorcycle. It’s Raider’s football on Sundays!

Fabrication & Welding

Every part is cut and formed precisely so that the final product will meet our high expectations of quality.

Our welders are careful to be meticulously exact with details so that you will enjoy the finished product for years to come.

Coating & Shipping

Each part is dipped into liquid plastisol (poly-vinyl) and baked in an oven for a hard, smooth, durable finish.

When your products are finished our shipping crew safeguards the final process with careful packaging and they are out the door!

Questions? Chat With A Representative

Call us at 800-338-3178 to chat with one of our customer service representatives. We are available by phone during normal business hours.
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