Team Member Spotlight: Nathan Jenkins

Here at Bear Creek, we are privileged to have such a great team of people working for our clients. Once a month we highlight one of our team members so that you can get to know them a little bit better.

This month’s spotlight falls on Nathan Jenkin. Nathan joined the Bear Creek team in June and works as a cut man for the team. Nathan is originally from Luray, Virginia.  

How did you come to the Bear Creek team?

My wife’s family had talked to the owners and they told me. When Covid wiped my year and living away I applied and was hired. 

What have been some of your favorite projects to work on and why?

I’ve not worked very long here on enough projects to say. 

What are some things you appreciate and value about working with the Bear Creek team? 

Christian values. It’s nice working with other believers and while some are not they’re open minded. Above all else though their dedication to craftsmanship are to be commended. 

When you’re not working with Bear Creek, what do you enjoy doing in your downtime with friends/family?

Downtime?? I’m either in my shop or working for The Bodging Bigfoot LLC company that I formed or enjoying spending what time left with my wife. 

What are a few random facts about you? 

  1. I’ve discovered a lost gold mine. 
  2. I mine gold
  3. Starwars junkie
  4. Trekkie fighter (nah not really)
  5. I’m a self taught craftsman
  6. I turn on a foot operated lathe and make baskets. 
  7. I’m a youtuber