Our Staff


Billy started working at Pedal Power in 1995 and he and his wife, Helga, purchased the shop in 2000. His 21 years of mechanic experience is a daily asset, as Billy continues to dive in and get his hands dirty. He is also a Serotta Fit specialist. In addition to being a loving father and prominent figure in the local community, Billy and Helga aspire to empower people, and bring families together through the benefit of cycling.


John has worked at the shop since 2007. He likes to ride mountain bikes when he has time. He is Serotta and Park Tool certified and has had training by Avid, Sram, Campagnolo, Rock Shox and Fox techs. He holds a degree in Telecommunications from the University of Kentucky.


Josh has been with PedalPower since 2010. He started cycling in 2009 when he road his bike to Florida. A recovering roadie who now loves mountain biking and commuting in flip-flops. He is also a certified Fit Specialist.


Ken is an Idaho transplant. He has been racing bicycles since he was a young pup and has worked in bike shops in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and California. He is an Idaho State Champion in BMX ('96) and Road Racing ('11).


PJ hails from the San Francisco Bay Area having lived in Fremont and Oakland, CA. He has been riding since age 3 and watched his father compete in cycling races growing up. PJ has a passion for bicycle travel and touring. He has embarked on several extended bicycle tours in the Pacific Northwest, up and down the Pacific Coast, the Southwest and Midwest. PJ recently moved to Lexington from Portland, OR where he worked at a hostel and ran their bicycle program. While there he led travelers on bike tours around Portland. Now he hopes to bring his passion to the Bluegrass State.


Evan comes to Pedal Power with an eye for detail. Evan took up cycling 5 years ago on his dad's old bike. Since then a passion was born. Evan is now the Kentucky state single speed cyclocross champion. He is presently sharpening his mechanics skills and is a wealth of knowledge for cyclocross training and racing. Evan dreams of becoming a cyclocross pro athlete and we have no doubt with his tenacious attitude and passion, this dream will become a reality.


Olivia hails from Cleveland and is a frustrated Cavaliers fan. She speaks German and is a recent graduate from UK. She cries during nature documentaries and is the resident yoga enthusiast.


Van is a native of Lexington and is presently an undergraduate student at the University of Kentucky pursuing military service and later a career in medicine. He has wilderness medical experience and is a licensed wilderness first responder. In addition to medical experience, he is an avid mountain biker. He enjoys tinkering with bikes and talking about them with others.


Michael is a road rider and avid commuter and has years of cycling experience. Michael has completely crushed everyone with his sock game.


Adam recently moved here from Atlanta, GA. He commutes daily and loves to race Cyclocross. He also likes to troll Gregg by buying a sweet purple Surly Karate Monkey.


Dennis recently came to us with a long list of life experiences; a UK graduate, helicopter pilot in the military, martial arts school owner, law enforcement, Crossfit coach but his love and passion for bicycles and mountain biking is what lead him to Pedal Power in 2001 to buy his first mountain bike form us.


Pedal Power is always looking for motivated, enthusiastic individuals looking to live the dream.