Owner Bios

Siblings Rob, Zena and Darcy, the current owners of Mission Ranch.

Siblings Rob, Zena Dell and Darcy, the current owners of Mission Ranch.


Rob, Darcy, and Zena Dell grew up in Billings, MT. The three siblings took over the ranch in 2003, after their mom, Zena, passed away from colon cancer.


Rob Stephens:

Rob spent his boyhood summers working with Grandpa Almon Walborn on the Mission Ranch. He graduated from Montana State University with a B.S. in Business Finance and an Economics Minor.  Currently, Rob works as an airline pilot for Continental Airlines in Houston, TX. He’s been married to his wife, Pam, for eighteen years, and has three beautiful children. Rob has been President of Mission Ranch, Inc. for over seven years, handling everything from cattle sales, to building projects, equipment rentals, real estate investments and other Mission Ranch ventures.

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Darcy LaBeau

Darcy graduated from the University of Washington with a B.S. in Business Marketing. Darcy currently lives in Billings with her husband, Ben, an attorney at LaBeau Law Firm, and her three beautiful children. Darcy also owns her own design business, My Montana Interior Design. In addition to doing all of the interior design work for the Mission Ranch Lodge, Darcy has worked on numerous other guest lodges in the upper Yellowstone valley. Darcy has experience in real estate investment and rental properties, and manages all of the affairs of the Mission Ranch Lodge.

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Zena Dell Lowe

Zena graduated from Cal State University Northridge with a BA in English Literature, and Biola University in La Mirada with a Masters in Apologetics. She works as a writer, director and filmmaker in the entertainment industry, and co-owns Skirt Films, an independent film production company based in Bozeman, MT. Zena also runs the Mission Ranch Beef side of the business with her husband, Zach, a civil engineer for DOWL HKM in Bozeman. The boxed beef enterprise sells Mission Ranch Beef directly to consumers and has had a three-year growth rate of 500% per year. To find out more about Mission Ranch Beef, see our website at www.missionranchbeef.com.

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