Meet Our Team

Dave Prosper

Store Manager

Dave is a Montana native, born and raised in Butte. In 1975, He moved to Missoula to attend the University of Montana. Dave has been in retail sales since 1980. In 2001, He went to work for Pierce Flooring as a retail sales associate. He then took over as manager of the store at the beginning of 2014. Dave enjoys going to the lake with the grandkids, family and friends, doing DIY projects for his wife, and going to the Griz football and basketball games.

Katherine Austin

Residential Project Manager

Katherine has been in the interiors industry for the last 11 years. While receiving her Bachelors degree in Interior Design, she worked for a local countertop fabricator and quartz stone manufacturer in Seattle. After completing her degree she moved to Portland, Oregon with her husband and started in the flooring industry. Design has been a passion for Katherine most her life. She enjoys using flooring to create your perfect space. She believes the selection process should be fun and reflect your personal style. Katherine loves Missoula and it's welcoming people. She enjoys exploring the outdoors with her husband and dogs.

Matt VanTassel

Customer Service

Matt has worked at Pierce for roughly nine years. Like most Montanans, he enjoys hunting and fishing, as well as archery with his kids.

Renee Bigart

Residential Sales

Renee has been with Pierce for over 8 years. She is currently a sales assistant for Tracy Roy and Craig Court. Renee is married and has 2 great kids. She enjoys spending time with her family, working in the yard, camping, hiking, biking, and exploring the beauty of Montana.

Mark Malcolm

Residential Sales

Mark has worked at Pierce for over 34 years as a salesperson and in customer service. He enjoys spending time with his family and being outdoors in beautiful Missoula.

Elise Lockerd

Residential Sales

Elise has been working for Pierce Flooring for over 5 years. She really enjoys working for Pierce. Elise loves the outdoors, golfing, fishing, hunting, and rafting. She also enjoys being with her family.

Jim Sampson

Residential Sales

Jim has been a member of the Missoula community since 1996, He joined the Pierce Flooring family in July 2014. As a former Griz Basketball assistant and Head Boys basketball coach at Hellgate High School, we're never surprised when someone comes in and just asks for Coach. Jim also has an extensive background in insurance sales and service, which has benefited his clients during their claim process. As a residential/ storefront commercial sales representative, he is available to handle all your needs.

Priscilla Jerrell

Residential Sales

As a little girl, Priscilla’s favorite thing to do was cut and paste interior home scenes out of her mom's Sears and Roebuck catalogs, planning her dream home! Now, she gets to do that every day for her clients here at Pierce Flooring. Priscilla of the Priscilla's is also one of her many nick names as she has been designing custom window coverings along with all products offered here at Pierce Flooring to clients. She really enjoys working with builders on a brand new home, or working on a challenging remodel. During Priscilla’s off time, you can find her seasonally doing what the outdoors will allow. She loves to garden, go fishing and camping with family, and snow ski. She also likes giving back to the community with volunteer work at the local soup kitchen, as well as helping homeless families at her church.

April Campbell

Scheduling Specialist

April has been with Pierce for over 5 years and is currently the Scheduling Specialist. In her spare time, she enjoys the outdoors, spending time with friends and family, and creating abstract paintings.

Robin Gyles

Warehouse Associate

Robin has been employed with Pierce for 31 years. Over those years, she has held several positions and has enjoyed the relationships she has built with coworkers, reps, contractors, and designers. Outside of work, she loves being a Grandma to four amazing grandchildren and spending time on the water boating and hydro-foiling.

Tracy Roy

Residential Sales

Tracy has enjoyed helping his customers with all their home and commercial needs for the past 32 years. He looks forward to the opportunity to put his experience to work.

Craig Court

Residential Sales

Craig started his Pierce career in April of 1989 and loves every minute of it! Four kids and two million golf rounds later, he is still here to take care of his clients’ needs. If you need a free golf lesson and a great home design, let him know!

Char Zimmer

Accounts Receivable Administrator for Flooring Division

Char has been with Pierce Flooring since March, 1991. She is a Native Montana girl born and raised in Great Falls. Char attended college in Billings and moved to Missoula in 1987. She has been married for 36 years to her husband, Rick. Her greatest joy is spending time with her two beautiful grandchildren. She is an avid reader and loves to travel.

Tony Eirhart

Warehouse Associate

Tony has been with Pierce for over 23 years. In his free time, Tony enjoys watching sports on TV, traveling, and playing in a 50+ softball league.

Alan Grotbo

Warehouse Associate

Alan has been working for Pierce for 21 years. He enjoys riding his side-by-side and camping as much as he can.

Al Sparkman

Commercial Project Manager-Missoula

Al has over 39 years in the flooring industry in both commercial and residential. Al has been with Pierce flooring for over 20 years as an independent flooring contractor and salesperson. He loves being a part of the commercial team in Missoula. In his spare time Al spends it with his family and loves riding his motorcycle and playing softball.

Carson Svihl

Commercial Project Manager-Missoula

Carson has been with Pierce flooring for over 14 years. He's been married for over 12 years and has 3 amazing kids. In his spare time he enjoys playing and coaching sports with his children.

Brie Jones

Commercial Administrator-Missoula

Brie started with Pierce in the fall of 2016. She has a wonderful husband, a step daughter and a little boy. Her favorite team is the Arizona Cardinals, and loves to watch them win.