Konrad started Round Rock Honey on July 4, 2002 from his backyard garden. Today, Round Rock Honey is a leading supplier of heirloom-quality honey in Central Texas, and the nation's largest and most celebrated beekeeping school, with over 880,000 participants since first opening. Konrad holds a BA from Southwestern University and an MA from Indiana University. Prior to beginning work as a beekeeper, Konrad taught high school Social Studies...



Elizabeth is the Queen of the Hive at Round Rock Honey. She has worked hard since 2003 to make sure the company maintains a strong and consistently positive place in the local community. The Round Rock Honey Gift Shop sells many of the products Elizabeth believes in most, including beeswax- and honey-based cosmetics.

William Branstetter

Owner - Round Rock Honey Dallas

William is a key reason why Round Rock Honey has had continued growth and success in the DFW Metroplex. He heads up all farmers markets in Dallas, and maintains a little over 30 hives of his own near Aubrey, TX.

J Tharladson

General Manager

J Tharaldson is the General Manager for Round Rock Honey. He is the reason why the Round Rock Honey bottling line never goes down for too long! He has an amazing talent for fixing complex machines, and streamlining process efficiencies! Long before moving to Texas, J kept bees in Minnesota, his home state.

Joanna Sollinger

Beekeeping Instructor - Round Rock, TX

Joanna started off as a student at Round Rock Honey, and now helps teach our weekend beekeeping classes. She is also currently enrolled in the Texas Master Beekeeper Program and has so far achieved the level of Advanced Master Beekeeper.

Christy Baughman

Beekeeping Instructor - Dallas, TX

Christy is a lifelong beekeeper hailing from North Dakota. She teaches beekeeping classes for Round Rock Honey, and helps manage our hives in the DFW area, and in East Texas.

Tom Breuggan

Beekeeping Instructor - Houston, TX

Tom teaches Round Rock Honey beekeeping classes in Porter, TX. He has been working with Round Rock Honey for a little over five years. He has several hives of his own, and sells honey from them alongside Round Rock Honey at classes in Porter, TX.

Mark Carlson

Beekeeping Instructor - San Francisco, CA

Mark Carlson leads our classes San Francisco, He volunteers with the Good Food Awards, and keeps bees at his home near Candlestick.

Hector Gonzalez

Worker Bee - Sugar Land, TX

Hector is a middle school teacher near Sugar Land, and works for us at the Imperial Farmers Market on Saturdays.


Round Rock Honey Mascot

Beau is Round Rock Honey's mascot. He is as sweet as honey!


Delivery Vehicle and Bee Yard Camper

I'm a 1977 VW Westphalia camper, and a real buzz creator!

Buzz Prius

Delivery Vehicle

I'm get 54 mpg on average bringing honey to your door!