Meet the Staff


The staff at Mountain Valley Motorsports are not just employees, but enthusiasts. We ride and proudly use what we sell. Our experience provides us with an extensive knowledge in each aspect of our business. Be it turbo snowmobiles, x-country, snowcross, motocross, motorcycle/snowmobile drags, or fishing, water-skiing, street cruising, touring, we do it all.

Mountain Valley Motorsports Staff

Tom & Johanna Phipps - Owners

Tom & Johanna Phipps

Established Mountain Valley in January 1, 1980 at just 23 years of age and if that wasn't enough they married on January 26. Working double hard together has always been a life long standard. Tom studied at Northwest College and has a tech degree from MMI Phoenix. Johanna studied bookkeeping at Northwest College and has a degree in dental assistant, she worked for 17 years as an orthodontic assistant. They have two daughters, Jaime, a CRNA with two sons. And Christine, a stay at home mom with two sons and owner of Mason Creations
Tom Phipps - Owner

Tom Phipps

Tom has 45 years of business and mechanic experience. A Cody graduate, studied at Northwest College and has a tech degree from Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Phoenix Hobbies: After 20 years of motocross racing, 25 years of snow-cross-country racing, and 30 years of tournament water-skiing, he's still going strong. There are too many awards and trophies to mention. He lives and loves what he does. PERIOD!
Ryan Eskeli - Service Manager

Ryan Eskeli

Service Manager
Ryan has been a dedicated employee since high school. He graduated from Cody and studied marine mechanics at Northwest Tech College in 1995. He is a factory-trained Mercury technician and attends service schools and update seminars, striving to improve his skills and knowledge. Hobbies: Snowmobiling, camping, gardening and sport bike riding with his wife Jasi
James Bales - Technician

James Bales

James started with us in high school. He graduated from MMI - Phoenix AZ in 2006 with certification in motorcyle, snowmobile, and ATV's. Hobbies: Dirt bike/ATV, hunting, horseback riding, and snowmobiling with his wife Sarah and two sons.
Skyler Posey -

Skyler Posey

Skyler has been with us since 2012. He is excellent in customer parts and sales. He's into everything, dirt, snow street. Keeps busy with wife Allyson and two sons.
Evan Cardew -

Evan Cardew

Evan started in 2015. They guy that's everywhere, parts, sales, service, does it all kind of guy. And does it well. Country boy at heart, hunting camping with wife Jana and kids.