Our Team

Doug VandenBerg, President & Founder

As well as President and Founder of Lynden Sports Center in 2012, Doug is a sales representative. He has an avid passion for boating in the Great Lakes and takes every chance to do so with his family!

Our Team

Robert Dye, Sales Representative

Robert has been selling boats for over 30 years and enjoys delivering the “Boating Dream.” He’s on the water whenever he gets a chance to, for fishing and cruising. Feel free to call him anytime or stop by to say hello and enjoy a cup of coffee. He loves a good fishing story.

Our Team

Charles VandenBerg, Sales Representative

Charles is a sales representative at Lynden Sports Center. Known for his easy going, friendly nature, Charles is a great person to work with and willing to go the extra mile to meet your needs. He is in the process of becoming Mercury certified.


Our Team

Brenda Meyer, Parts Store Manager and Service Writer

With fifteen years of experience in parts and service, Brenda is the person to call or email if you have a parts question or service request! With marine parts as her speciality, she will be able to find any part you might need. Brenda is easy to work with and very efficient!

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Kate Engelsma, Office Manager

Kate takes care of all the bookkeeping and system management. 


Service Shop – Our technicians are fully certified in Mercury outboards and Mercruiser inboard/outboards. Additionally, some have training at the Marine Mechanical Institute in Orlando, Florida. They have been able to service all diagnostic and service issues from rigging to engine rebuilds. 


If you are interested in joining our team, please fill out the application by clicking here. Once you have completed the form, save and email it to doug@lyndensportscenter.com, mail it to our location at Lynden Sports Center, Attn: General Manager, 1016 O’Malley Drive, Coopersville, MI 49404, or fax it to (616) 997-4888.

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