Rick Sowers, the old man of the operation, is a forman for Pike Electric. He graduated from Warren County High School and has been married for 28 years now to his wife, Kate. They have 3 children together. Megan, Allison, and Ethan and three grandchildren, Emma, Levi, and Elianna.
Allison, graduated from Strasburg High School in 2007 and received an Associates Degree in Business Management in 2012 from Blue Ridge Community College and currently works at Shenandoah Animal Hospital in Woodstock, VA. She began showing livesock in 1998 and can be seen competing today in some of the open cattle shows.