We have been making chairs for children with disabilities since the1970’s. Our first production models, though unique at the time, were primitive—plywood boxy frames covered with slots and knobs for...
Product Design Leader
When I was in high school I watched my youth group leader, Jerry Voll, make a chair for a child with special needs. What started as a neighborly gesture developed into a family of products and a company that became Rifton Equipment.
Over the years I have appreciated working with Jerry and many others at Rifton who design our products. I enjoy the team work involved and working with therapists to meet the needs of children and adults with disabilities.
The latest design I have been working on is the Rifton Activity Chair. Check it out if you haven’t seen it!
I feel very blessed to be living at the Platte Clove community along with my wife Becky, and our six children. On the side I operate a hydroponic green house and maintain our blueberry patches.