Jeff Carlisle, his wife Bev, and their two daughters, Jayde and Jeanette live in Simms, Montana. As a family they enjoy camping and traveling. They have been to Washington, D.C. and a cruise to the Western Carribean which included Jamaica, Caymen Islands, Cozmel, and New Orleans. They also have three dogs Holly, Hannah, and Spike which they love dearly. Along with the dogs their other animals include two cats, Tiger and Leopard, two goats, Popcorn and Kernel, birds, and during the summer, sheep.
Jayde is 20 and attends the University of Montana where she is studying Criminology and recently added a Psychology minor. She hopes to move into criminal profiling. Besides studying, Jayde keeps busy with her job at the Athletic Department at the University. Jayde enjoys playing sports although she doesn't very often anymore and clogging. GO GRIZ!
Jeanette is an 18 year old Senior and attends Simms High School. She participates in volleyball, basketball, softball, student council, choir, Foreign Language Club, and FCCLA. She also is involved in clogging and 4-H where she is in enrolled in projects including sewing, market lamb, teen leadership, and others. Besides all of these clubs and activities, Jeanette enjoys hanging out with her friends and BMX.
Bev works for the Sun River Valley School District where she drives bus regularly. She also takes tickets at sporting events for Simms High School. During the day you can find her working at Swains where she pays the bills and runs errands. She enjoys stained glass, clogging, and visiting her grandchildren.
Jeff has been working for Swains for 16 years and purchased the business along with Jim in 1993. Jeff has quite the creative side to him; he has made a go-cart, portable dumpster, hydraulic forging press, and others, but is always thinking of new things to make. Besides working Jeff enjoys camping especially the water skiing and cooking aspects.