2014 Arkansas State Champion
Carlin Hooten, 2015 Arkansas State Champion Parker Stumpff and 2011 Arkansas State Champion Donnie Stumpff.
DONNIE STUMPFF NAMED 2017 OKLAHOMA RESERVE CHAMPION AUCTIONEER
On Feb 24th & 25th, the State of OK held the Auctioneer State Championship in Oklahoma City OK at The Embassy Suites Hotel. Donnie Stumpff, owner of Stumpff’s Realty & Auction Service, INC from Cassville MO entered the competition. This was Stumpff’s 1st time entering in the State of OK. Stumpff who is 2010 Missouri State Champion and 2011 AR State Champion said this was one of the toughest competitions yet. The contest consisted of a panel of 5 judges. World Champion Livestock Auctioneer Ralph Wade, International Champion Auctioneer Jason Miller, International Women’s Champion Auctioneer Megan Niediens, Certified Estate Specialist & Auctioneer Instructor David Whitley, Kentucky State Champion and highly decorated auctioneer Steve Cherry. The preliminaries were held Fri evening where Stumpff said he felt very blessed to advance to the finals on Saturday night where the judges judged on Auctioneering ability in a live auction setting, clarity, rhythm, speed, voice control, chant, product knowledge & an interview where each contestant is ask 3 questions pertaining to the auction industry. At the end of the evening, Stumpff was named the 2017 Reserve Champion for the State of OK. Stumpff also advanced earlier in the year to the finals in the KS Auctioneer Championship which will be held at the Kansas State Fair in Sept.