Butch Terrell was raised on a farm/ranch in Western Nebraska. He graduated from the University of Nebraska with a degree in Ag Economics and Animal Science.
Butch worked for USDA in ag finance for 15 years and owned and operated several businesses. He is currently in wellness business for the past 18 years and ranching for the past 14 years at Wheatland, WY.
Butch started rodeoing in college and entered all 6 standard events throughout college. He decided to drop saddle broncs and bulls after college.
He was blessed with considerable success in bareback riding for 20 years and steer wrestling for 45 years. He has won a couple of World Championships in the NSPRA.