Company Executives

Susan J. Wentzel is President and Co-Owner of Boyertown Planing Mill. She oversees all operations of the company. Sue and Tom bought the company in 2006. Sue worked for several years as a bookkeeper for various small companies and also has a background in banking. She has worked in the payroll and benefits departments of Tom’s commercial construction company since its inception.

Thomas J. Wentzel is Vice-President and Co-Owner of Boyertown Planing Mill. He has spent his entire career in the construction industry, starting out as a journeyman carpenter in residential construction in the mid-1970s and progressing to the point where he started his own commercial construction company in Exton, Pa., nearly 10 years ago. He has extensive experience in project estimating and overseeing operations in commercial construction.

John F. Bingaman is the company’s General Manager. He joined Boyertown Planing Mill in 2006. John oversees systems for accounting, estimating and information flow. In addition, he is responsible for day-to-day monitoring of billing and accounting. Other duties include involvement in strategic planning and business development.

Project Managers

JackJack A. Smith is a Project Manager. He has worked for Boyertown Planing Mill for 20 years, including 10 in the shop. His responsibilities include overseeing production of specific projects and working directly with customers to meet their mill-related needs.

Project Engineers

PatrickPatrick E. Moyer is a Project Engineer. He has 19 years of experience, including 13 years at Boyertown Planing Mill. He has worked in the mill and as a Project Engineer.

Travis D. Shane is a Project Engineer. He has 18 years of construction experience, including 11 years as an employee of Boyertown Planing Mill. His responsibilities include overseeing specific projects, producing CAD drawings and working directly with clients.


Derrick Meck is a draftsman. He has been employed by Boyertown Planing Mill for 15 years. He worked in the mill as a benchman and in the caseshop before moving into the office to help with fabrication drawings.



Jake Wentzel is the Mill foreman.

J. Michael Levengood oversees counter sales, custom moldings and wood purchases. He began working at Boyertown Planing Mill in 1977. His responsibilities include managing wholesale lumber purchases and the rough mill and molding departments.


200 S. Franklin Street
Boyertown, PA 19512


Main office: 610-367-2124
Toll Free: 1-800-362-5216
Fax: 610-367-8345