Our family of clerks have logged a cumulative 93 years of helping customers at The Pumpkin Patch. Each can provide knowledgeable help or you can simply browse at your leisure.
- Free Gift Wrapping on Any Purchase
- Friendly Returns
- Prompt shipping
- Courteous Help
Emily is the shopkeeper and principle buyer for The Pumpkin Patch. She is a former speech pathologist.
Susan, the store manager, is a graduate of the University of Kansas with a masters in education.
Alan, a retired OB-GYN, serves as stock-boy, bookkeeper, and occasional clerk.
Becky ,our longest-serving clerk, has a masters in education and worked for several years in the Ames school district’s Talented and Gifted Program.
Judy, a life-long teacher, has been working at The Pumpkin Patch since her retirement 16 years ago.
Karen T, like Emily, is a former Speech Pathologist whose expertise with books, toys, and clothing is matched only by her smile.
Sarah. a third generation “Pumpkin Patcher”, brings youth and a beautiful smile to our store.
Karen H has been a community volunteer for over 20 years and has only recently joined The Pumpkin Patch family. Welcome Karen!