MEET LUAP McKEEVER

"You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus." - Mark Twain

Luap McKeever is the owner of Ozark Computer Works LLC, Wildguzzi.com, and co-owner of McKeever Mountain Farms LLC, where they partner with several McDonald County businesses by providing local products which include organic produce, all-natural jams, jellies, salsas, and raw honey to name a few.

A resident of McDonald County since the age of two, Luap is a graduate of McDonald County High School and a six-year active-duty veteran of the United States Air Force. He is a graduate of the Community College of the Air Force and North American School of Conservation with degrees in Munitions Systems Specialties and Wildlife/Forestry Conservation, respectively.

In addition to running three businesses, he chairs the Chambers’ Economic Development Committee, is co-founder and board member of Mountain Happenings Inc, member of the American Legion and American Legion Riders, Patriot Guard Riders, McDonald County Historical Society, Mountain Missouri Support Group, committee member for the Saber Life Foundation and member of the Chambers’ Marketing Committee as well as several regional business alliances.

His passion is promoting existing businesses while soliciting new businesses into McDonald County which will benefit everyone by bringing in new jobs and boosting the revenue stream.

Luap and his wife LaSandra reside on their farm in the Mountain township. Together they help organize, host, sponsor and promote many exclusive McDonald County community events throughout the year. They have four children and seven grandchildren. When he’s not busy doing the things listed above, he enjoys hunting, fishing, and riding motorcycles and ATV’s.