Real Estate LLC
432 Oklahoma Blvd
Alva, OK 73717
Ph 580-327-4440 Office
Shane Terrel - Owner/Broker
Shane Terrel is a graduate of Northwestern
Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business
Administration. He is also a graduate of the Missouri Auction School and
the founder and sole owner of Hunting Country Real Estate LLC.
Mr. Terrel has been self-employed since the age of fifteen, when he
started his own custom harvest business with his older brother, Shawn.
The Terrel Brothers spent their summers pursuing the wheat harvest from
Texas to North Dakota. After graduating from high school in Carmen,
Oklahoma he redirected his farming efforts on a more local basis
concentrated on raising alfalfa.
Mr. Terrel is also the founder of
His professional history includes; Conducting multiple land and mineral
auctions across multiple states; Negotiating over 100,000 acres of oil &
gas leases; Over $100 Million in land and mineral transactions;
Participating to drill wells from a working interest position; Service
company ownership and management; Fresh-water-supply drilling and fracing; Pipeline & Right-of-way negotiations; Surface damage
settlements; Drilling location and compressor site acquisitions; and a
broad range of consulting services to investment groups, attorneys,
lenders, accountants, mineral owners and energy companies. His personal
acquisition and divestiture portfolio shows investment returns
significantly above industry standards. Mr. Terrel’s current asset
holdings of land and minerals carry a negative acquisition cost with
persistently active returns from multiple producing wells.
Based on his belief that the business model
should focus more on relationships than it does profitability; Mr.
Terrel helped form one of the most comprehensive land and mineral
marketing groups in the country.
Mr. Terrel is a 4th generation farmer, who continues to operate the
family farm with his wife, Julie and their two children Mitchell and
Shayla. The Terrel family resides in Alva Oklahoma
|Todd "TW" Lewis (Sales
Todd Lewis brings a diversified aspect to our team having knowledge of
both agriculture and hunting. Since 1990 Mr. Lewis has been involved in
agriculture on the family farm and ranch raising cattle and growing a
variety of crops. In 1998 the family expanded into the Outfitting
business with their own guided hunting service know as 7L Hunting.
Currently these businesses are operated by four generations of Mr.
Mr. Lewis has previously served as a Board of Director for the Kansas
Sport Hunting Association, a member of the Meade County Kansas Economic
Development Board and as a volunteer fireman.
In addition to his active role in marketing real estate Mr. Lewis
manages operations and marketing for their family farm and hunting
operations with his wife, Brenda and their three daughters Elizabeth,
Bailey and Bristol. The Lewis family are Life-long residents of the area
and reside in Fowler Kansas.
Eddie Smith (Sales Associate)
is a graduate of Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor of Science
Degree and a Masters Degree in Agricultural Education. Early in Mr.
Smith's career he was the Agricultural Education instructor at Fargo
Oklahoma and later at Burlington High School in Northwest Oklahoma. He
later became the State Supervisor of agricultural Education and State
FFA Advisor. Mr. Smith served on the National FFA Board of Directors.
The National FFA Organization awarded Mr.
Smith a special VIP Citation for making significant contributions to
agricultural education. This was noted as being one of the most
prestigious awards a person may receive for supporting FFA and its
programs. Smith was honored at the 80th National FFA Convention in
After serving education for 38 years Mr.
Smith is now working harder than ever enjoying his life-long desire
pursuing farm and ranch land sales. In addition to his active role in
real estate Eddie and his wife Barbara continue to manage the family
farm in Northwest Oklahoma. Eddie and Barbara reside in Stillwater,
Skeeter Bird (Sales Associate)
Skeeter Bird is a distinguished military graduate of Northwestern
Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor Degree in History and a
Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of Alaska,
Anchorage. Mr. Bird served 21 years honorable service in the Army.
His service in the Army includes the
accomplishment of a Huey, Cobra and Blackhawk Helicopter Pilot with
numerous deployments and assignments placing him in 10 different
countries over the course of his career. For the last 10 years of his
military career, he was stationed in Anchorage Alaska where he had the
opportunity to hunt several of the finest big game species in North
America including Dall Sheep, Mountain Goat, Moose, Caribou, Bear, Deer
In 2005, Mr. Bird returned back to his
family home in Alva, Oklahoma and accepted the position as Chief
Executive Officer of the Northwestern Oklahoma State University
Foundation. He stills holds that position and loves the work he is able
to do in helping young people of Northwest Oklahoma, Southern Kansas,
and the Texas panhandle better themselves through education.
The entire Bird family enjoys living in
Alva. Skeeter and his wife, Raye Lyn with their three daughters,
Madison, Cheney and Liberty live on a farm north of Alva Oklahoma. All
three daughters hunt, fish, and enjoy the outdoors. When time and
schedules permit, you can find them outside and connected with the great
Ryan Choate (Sales Associate)
Ryan Choate is a Graduate of Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor
Degree in Wildlife Ecology. His studies include work in the wildlife
industry as an intern for the Oklahoma Wildlife Department participating
in projects with the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers and experience as a
Field Producer for a television hunting show.
Growing up in the Oil & Gas rich areas of Hennessey and Enid Oklahoma
permitted Mr. Choate opportunities in the energy play across much of
northern and central Oklahoma. In addition to his career in real estate
Mr. Choate operates an oil field services company working with his
family in the Oil & Gas industry.
Mr. Choate’s combined understanding of real estate marketing, hunting,
wildlife ecology and oil & gas production brings a well-rounded asset to
the Hunting Country Team. Ryan is an avid hunter and outdoorsman and
resides in Enid Oklahoma.
Blake Koppitz (Sales Associate)
Koppitz is a graduate of Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska and
Oklahoma State University with a Masters of Business Administration
degree. In addition to real estate, Mr. Koppitz is a commodity trader in
Lincoln, Nebraska specializing in managing the risks inherent in
agriculture and marketing cash grain and cattle for producers across the
Midwest. Mr. Koppitz resides in Lincoln where he enjoys recreational
sports, golf, and traveling.
Ashley Neville (Sales Associate)
Ashley Neville is a graduate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University
with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultral Business. She was also
an active member of the NWOSU Rodeo Team while attending college. Ms.
Neville grew up in Tipton, Iowa, a small town where she enjoyed taking
advantage of the natural resources with hunting, trapping, and fishing.
Ms. Neville was very active in FFA at a high school and collegiate
level, which has left her with a great passion for agriculture,
including the land, the people, and the characteristics that make
agriculture such unique industry.
Ms. Neville currently lives in Alva, OK, and stays busy while working to
obtain a Masters of Business Administration Degree. She is a member of
the Kansas Professional Rodeo Association and United States Team Roping
Championships, where she competes in many events throughout the Midwest.
Mitchell Terrel is a graduate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University
with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture Business. He is also a
graduate of the Texas Auction Academy.
Mitch has been self-employed since the age of fifteen, when he purchased
his first tractor & baler to start a custom baling business. At the age
of seventeen he purchased a subscription-based legal publication company
known as “the public record bulletin” providing reports on oil & gas
production, drilling permits, leases, deeds, mortgages and other legal
Mitch brings value to the Hunting Country team on many levels. He is an
avid outdoorsman active in hunting, fishing, golfing and training
birddogs. He is also active in building and design; completing multiple
construction projects from barns to new homes.
Mitch is a 5th generation farmer passionate about his rural culture; a
good steward to the land & wildlife; and appreciates the value in a
hard-day’s-work, almost as much as he does a good birddog. Mitch resides
in Alva Oklahoma.
Matt Tucker is a graduate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University with
a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration. He is also a
graduate of the Missouri Auction School.
Mr. Tucker has been self-employed for the past twenty years in
agricultural production, as well as multiple other “ag-related”
businesses He has successfully negotiated thousands of acres in oil &
gas sales& leases through his efforts with MineralMarketing.Com.
Additionally, Mr. Tucker provides multi-level risk management services
to the farm and ranch community through his own crop insurance company (AgriSurance
Inc). Matt is a 4th generation farmer, rancher, and entrepreneur; and
comes from a long line of successful business forefathers that operated
in northern Oklahoma and southern Kansas.
Matt, and his wife Alysson, live in Alva, Oklahoma with their three
boys, Weston, Wyatt, and Wade. Matt spends his free time coaching and
chasing his boys in every sport.
Steven Ward is a graduate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University with
a Bachelor of Science degree in Conservational Law Enforcement. His
studies concentrated on Wildlife Conservation.
Mr. Ward served over 10 years in law enforcement across northwest
Oklahoma. In addition to his real estate activities he is also active in
the oil & gas industry supervising environmental and safety measures.
Steven is an avid outdoorsman passionate about hunting and fishing. He
also raises registered Red Angus cattle. His real estate investments
include farm & ranchland and commercial storage facilities. Steven and
his wife Sara live in Alva Oklahoma with their 2 children, Dalen and
Bret Horn is a graduate of the Texas Auction Academy and attended
Northwestern Oklahoma State University.
Mr. Horn has spent the greater part of his professional career in the
farm & ranch industry. He is also active in the oil & gas industry with
experience in production as well as midstream.
Mr. Horn’s background and knowledge of the farm & ranch philosophy
together with his connections to the oil& gas industry make him a
perfect fit for the Hunting Country - MineralMarketing Team.
Bret is an avid outdoorsman active in hunting & fishing and likely to be
found on a tractor, on a horse, in the oil patch, or in a deer blind.
Real Estate LLC
432 Oklahoma Blvd
Alva, OK 73717
Ph 580-327-4440 Office