Todd Wills- Business Owner/ Auctioneer: Todd was born and raised in Stillman Valley, IL and has been and avid auction goer for most of his adult life. Todd graduated from the Missouri Auction School in 2000. After getting his license, he began working with other area auctioneers as both an auctioneer and ringman. In 2007, he formed his own auction company, Todd Wills Auctioneering. In 2010 Todd opened up an auction barn in Lindenwood, IL. Todd is a member of both the Illinois and Wisconsin Auctioneers Associations and is a licensed auctioneer in both states as well. Todd is also a graduate from Kishwaukee Community College with an A.S. in Farm Management. Todd and his partner, Keith Horn, farm 2000 acres, planting corn, soybeans, wheat, oats and hay. Todd also has 90 beef cows. Todd currently resides in Monroe Center, IL with his wife and Business Manager Diane.
Andrew Kitson- Auctioneer: Andrew was born and raised in Dixon IL and has been attending auctions since he was two weeks old. Andrew graduated from the World Wide College of Auctioneering Mason City IA summer 2009. Andrew came to work for Todd Wills Auctioneering later that year. Andrew currently resides in Harvard IL and has been a full-time firefighter for the past six years in South Beloit IL. Andrew is married to Wendy and is an avid John Deere collector.
Diane Bayme Wills- Business Manager & Clerk: Diane was raised in Mt. Morris, IL. Diane graduated with honors from Rock Valley College in 1996 with an A.A.S in Nursing. In 1998, she received her advanced certification in Operating Room Nursing. Diane worked for 14yrs as a Registered Nurse in Surgery in both Rockford, IL and in Pinellas Co. Florida. Diane met Todd in 2005 at an auction. In 2007, she began working for him part time while continuing to work as a nurse. In 2010, Diane started working for Todd full time as his Business Manager. Diane and Todd married at the auction barn property in July of 2013.
Tammy Cox- Office Manager: Tammy grew up in Ogle Co. She is a graduate of Northern Illinois University with a B.S. degree in Geography, with an emphasis in GIS. Tammy works full time for the Boone County GIS Department, and has worked for us for the past three years. Tammy says, “I have enjoyed being a part of Todd Wills Auctioneering for the past 3 years. The team and the auction attendees create a fun and enjoyable environment to work in and I look forward to many years to come.” Tammy currently resides in Rockford, IL.with her boyfriend Scott Adams.
Wendy Kitson-Clerk: Wendy was born and raised on a farm in Capron IL. She graduated Carroll College with Bachelors in Education 2003, and achieved her Master’s Degree in education in 2011. Wendy works full time as a first grade teacher in Belvidere IL. Wendy currently resides in Harvard IL, and is married to Andrew.