Expanding Your Horizon, Generation After Generation
Chad Metzger is the owner and auctioneer of Metzger Property Services, LLC. He has been a licensed auctioneer in Indiana since 2002. He also is a real estate broker and licensed appraiser.
Larry Evans has been in the auction industry since graduating from Rice College of Auctioneering in 1973 and began working. Larry has been associated with Metzger Auction for over 40 years. He is a 1981 Indiana Auctioneer’s Association Bid Calling Champion and worked 35 years on the Auto Auction Circuit, retiring in 2015. He is a member of the IAA and served as District II President, Vice President & Board of Directors. He served a 4 year term on IAA State Board of Directors. He has been a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson since the 1980s. Larry resides in Warsaw, Indiana.
Rod Metzger graduated from Missouri Auction School in 1998 after earning his Bachelor’s Degree at Georgetown of Kentucky. He is a licensed Real Estate Broker and resides in Decatur, Indiana.
Tim Pitts is 1997 Graduate of Missouri Auction School and a 1999 graduate of Ball State University. Tim resides in Fort Wayne, Indiana and can be reached at 317-714-0432.
Tim Holmes is a 1978 graduate of Charleston Auctioneer School and has been with Metzger’s for the last 20 years. Tim resides in Churubusco, Indiana and can be contacted at, 260-580-5473.
Brent Ruckman, Larwill, Indiana is a 1996 graduate of Reppert School of Auctioneering. He is a licensed Real Estate Broker and a personal property appraiser. Brent can be contacted at, 260-609-2155.
Tiffany Reimer, North Manchester, Indiana has been a licensed Real Estate Broker since 2014. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree at Purdue University. Tiffany is a member of the National Association of Realtors, and Licensed Auctioneer in addition to being the Office Manager at Metzger Property Services. Tiffany can be reached at the office phone number or 260.571.7910.
Jason Conley is a 2015 graduate of Reppert School of Auctioneering. Jason has 20+ years sales experience primarily in the Equine Trailer Industry. Jason resides in Warsaw, Indiana and can be contacted at 574-527-6330.
Rainelle Shockome is a 2015 graduate of Reppert School of Auctioneering, licensed Real Estate Broker since 2000 and recent graduate of the Certified Auctioneer’s Institute (CAI). Rainelle is a member of the Indiana Auctioneer’s Association, the National Auctioneer’s Association and a member of the National Association of Realtors. Rainelle resides in Columbia City, Indiana and can be reached at 260-341-4801.
Gary Spangle is a 2016 graduate of the World Wide College of Auctioneering. Gary is a member of the Indiana Auctioneer’s Association and the National Auctioneer’s Association. He is a Director and member the Kosciusko County Cattlemen’s Association and has been a local farmer for 25 years. Gary can be reached at 574-551-1768.
Brian Evans is a 2017 graduate of Reppert School of Auctioneering and holds an Indiana State Teaching License in Construction, Industrial Maintenance & Business. Brian is a lifelong resident of Wabash County and can be reached at 260-571-8732.
Dustin Dillon is a 2016 graduate of Reppert’s School of Auctioneering. Dustin has 5+ years of customer service & sales experience in both auction and online portals. Dustin is a Leesburg, Indiana resident with a driven passion for the auction industry as well as customer satisfaction.
Michael Gentry is a graduate of Purdue University, a 2004 graduate of Reppert School of Auctioneering, and is also a licensed Real Estate Broker. Mike is a member of the NAA & IAA and a lifetime member of the Holstein Association National Dairy Shrine. Mike has 20 years of agricultural & construction equipment sales and a wide variety of auction experience. Mike resides in LaCrosse, Indiana and can be reached at 219-754-2237.
Dodie is from Shipshewana, IN and obtained her auctioneer’s license in 2006. Dodie is a current member of the Indiana Auctioneer’s Association & the National Auctioneer’s Association. She earned her CES Designation and has worked in the auction industry for 30+ years. Dodie brings a vast knowledge of the auction business resulting in established clientele which makes her a valuable addition that is ready to hit the ground running in an untapped territory for our company. Dodie is the daughter of the late Harvey Lambright who was a great leader & influencer in the auction industry.
John is from Warsaw, IN and has been working around auctions since 1982. He is a graduate of the Ohio Auction School and a current member of the Indiana Auctioneer’s Association & the National Auctioneer’s Association. He also holds auctioneers licenses in Kentucky, Ohio, Illinois and Florida and is a member of each states’ respective Auction Associations. John holds a Federal Firearms License and specializes in farm and heavy equipment auctions. John can be contacted at 574-376-5340
Austin joined Metzger Property Services in June 2021. He graduated from Reppert Auctioneering School shortly after in 2021. Austin grew up around the family farm and still helps whenever there is work to do. He resides in North Manchester, Indiana, with his wife and three children. He can be reached at 260-901-9897.
Neal Snyder joined Metzger Property Services in January 2022. He grew up in Andrews, Indiana and is the son of Bill and Mary Snyder. Neal started working at Wabash Auction when he was 16 years old. Neal graduated from Reppert School of Auctioneering in 1994. Throughout his time as an auctioneer, Neal has done benefit auctions for the Andrews Fire Department, Sheet’s Museum, 4-H fairs and many others. Neal resides in Andrews, Indiana, and is here to serve Huntington and surrounding counties. Neal can be reached at 260-358-7923.
Toni Derry joined Metzger Property Services in 2022 as an associate real estate broker. She grew up in Huntington County. Toni first got her realtor license in the ‘80s. She let her license lapse so she could focus on raising her family. She then reestablished her license in 2015. Toni resides in Leesburg, Indiana. She can be reached at 574-377-1529.
Justin Nicodemus is a 2008 graduate of Reppert School of Auctioneering. He started calling auctions when he was 14 years old. Justin is a row crop and hay farmer. He also raises registered Shorthorn and Charolais cattle. He has been dealing in farm equipment since he was 12 years old. Justin was a 10 year 4-H member as well as an Officer for his local FFA Chapter. Justin resides in Churubusco, Indiana, with his wife and five kids. He can be reached at 260-246-3778.