About Our Flooring Store Experts in Great Falls, MT
Jourdon (Jody) Bastas was born and raised in Great Falls and graduated from CM Russell High School. Jody started his sales career in 1986 at KG Men’s Store in the Holiday Village Mall. He then moved on to sales in cell phones, John Deere Construction equipment, and household appliances. Jody spent some time managing Little’s Lanes Bowling Alley before going into flooring sales in 2002. Jody was the Sales Manager for Contract Flooring from 2008-2018 before purchasing the store with his wife, Julie. Jody has two children, Olivia & Kolby, as well as 3 step-children and two grandsons. Bowling and golfing are his other passions. Jody has been bowling since he was 7 years old and has had 14 perfect games in league play so far! He enjoys college (Go Notre Dame!) and pro football. When asked, Jody said, “One of my favorite things in the flooring industry is to help people find the perfect products for their new house or remodel. It puts a smile on my face to see how happy they are with the outcome.”
TJ has been in the flooring industry since 2013 and is currently the Sales Manager at Contract Flooring. TJ was born in Great Falls with the majority of his schooling just an hour north of Great Falls, in Conrad. TJ is a sports nut, with golf being his favorite. TJ has one daughter, Alicia, whom he’s so very proud of. TJ enjoys the customer relation experience and truly prides himself on being honest and upfront with our customers and sharing his experience so they are completely satisfied with their purchase.
Dale basically grew up in the floor covering industry. His father was an installer for Contract Flooring for over 50 years, retiring in 2020. After 25 years in retail management Dale returned to his floor covering roots in 2011 when he began helping his father with installations. In January 2019, Dale joined Contract Flooring as a full-time employee and oversees our Commercial Estimating and Sales. His previous experiences make Dale a true asset to Contract Flooring and his commercial relationships. In his free time, Dale enjoys camping, fishing, and woodworking.
Jackie is our Interior Designer, as well as a Sales Professional. Prior to joining Contract Flooring she owned and operated her own Interior Design company for 20 years. Jackie has been with us since 2018 and specializes in window coverings, upholstery, and design. She’s grown her experience in design by helping our customers with their flooring and tile needs on our showroom floor. Jackie enjoys bike riding, camping, and fishing and loves spending time with her grandchildren. When asked about what she likes best about being at Contract Flooring, Jackie says, “I look forward to sharing my knowledge and design ideas with all of our customers.”
Doug is the newest member of our Sales Team at Contract Flooring, but the industry isn’t new to him. Doug had been a flooring installer for over 36 years before joining us. This wealth of knowledge is crucial to his sales abilities. Doug will make sure you have the right product for your particular situation and can help ease concerns of installation. In his free time, Doug enjoys fishing, golf, and watching his grandchildren grow. He looks forward to working with you!