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lenn Frank

Glenn Frank

President – CEO

Glenn started Fort Collins Heating & Air in May of 1996. He carries on the family tradition and continues the legacy of Fort Collins Sheet Metal Company that he bought from his grandfather that had been around since 1934. After over 20 years in business, he is serving more people than ever!

Mike Missimer

Mike Missimer

COO

Originally from Great Falls Montana, Mike attended Colorado State University. He came to Fort Collins Heating and Air after almost 20 years of installation, service, project management & partnership in various local HVAC companies. He has developed many home efficiency programs & raises the bar for standards in HVAC.

Jon Leskinen

Jon Leskinen

Sales Manager –  Retrofit

Jon is our Retail Retrofit, Sales Manager and has been in the HVAC industry for 22+ years. He and Glenn Frank (owner) went to Tech school together in 1984. Jon has been with Fort Collins Heating and Air since 1998. Jon is passionate about helping people find the best solutions for their home, sharing his HVAC knowledge with customers.

In his spare time, Jon enjoys spending time with his family. His children are involved in sports. His hobbies include golfing and mountain biking. He and his wife have been involved in special needs foster care and have donated to several charities.

Kathleen Sylvia

Kathleen Sylvia

CFO

Kathleen has worked as an administrative expert since 1995, including management, accounting and marketing. She enjoys interaction with employees of Fort Collins Heating and Air in every department and helping the company grow since coming to work for Fort Collins Heating and Air since 2005. In Kathleen’s free time she enjoys tropical vacations, snorkeling, swimming, and gardening.

Rik Johnson

Rik Johnson

Shop & Warehouse Manager

Rik came to Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning in 2014 and has worked in HVAC sheet metal fabrication since he was 12 years old. Rik has worked in all aspects of the trade, from small commercial to large industrial sized duct systems, specialized requirements and government projects. Outside of work, Rik enjoys playing music and mountain hiking.

Jeff Fitzsimmons

Jeff Fitzsimmons

Service Manager

Most recently Jeff came from the Nebraska branch of Rasmussen Mechanical Company, part of a very large company where he was the VP of Service operations.

Jeff has 25+ years in the HVAC and plumbing trade with excellent leadership traits. Jeff graduated with honors from Westwood Technical College in 1993 with an HVAC degree. He holds numerous industry certificates and licenses and believes in continued education and still attends training whenever he can. He displays loyalty traits and has great references from previous co–workers. His customer service skills are outstanding and his core values seem to align with ours. Jeff believes if you take care of the customer and the employees that everything else will come together.

Bruce Stropp

Bruce Stropp

Executive Assistant

Bruce came to Fort Collins heating and air conditioning in November of 2014 and has a Business and Accounting Degree with an Emphasis on Property Management, with more than 30 years of Property Administration, Management & Accounting. Bruce is the Executive Assistant to the Owner and assists with Marketing Strategies. In his free time Bruce enjoys riding his dirt bike, playing golf, and spending time with his family, and traveling with his wife.

Wade Boxford

Wade Boxford

New Construction Manager

With over 17 years of experience in HVAC, Wade really enjoys teaching the trade to others. His work history includes retrofit installations, new construction, & running commercial jobs. He likes meeting new customers & doing new things. Wade is passionate about his family & enjoys drag racing.

Julie Prall

Julie Prall

Accounting Support

Julie has worked in an administrative capacity since 1998. She started at Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning as the Service Dispatcher & has also been our Installation Coordinator. Julie recently completed her associate’s degree in Business Management and Accounting. Julie enjoys spending time with her husband and 4 children, hiking, fishing and barbecues. Julie also enjoys relaxing with her two dogs Zena and Jack, and her two cats Phoenix and Apollo.

Alex Murphy

Alex Murphy

Retail/QA Manager

Alex has been with Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning as a Quality Assurance Technician since November of 2013. Alex has an extensive background in remodeling and retrofitting houses for more than 15 years with an emphasis on energy efficiency since 2009.

In his free time, Alex enjoys spending time with his family and hanging out at the lake.

Comfort Consultants

Ryan Kelly

Ryan Kelly

Comfort Consultant

Ryan works as our Sales and Quality Assurance Coordinator. He has been in Sales and Customer Service for over 10 years. He joined Fort Collins Heating and Air in August of 2016. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his girlfriend and dog. He also enjoys skiing, playing ice hockey, and mountain biking.

Kenny Bean

Kenny Bean

Comfort Consultant

Bringing over 23 years of experience in HVAC installation, service & sales, Kenny is a master of his trade. He is an expert on boiler & high–efficient comfort systems. He prefers taking an artistic approach with his work & installations. He takes the time to explain the benefits & offer solutions.

David Beck

David Beck

Comfort Consultant

David Beck came to Fort Collins Heating and Air in March of 2015 and works in our sales division. He began his career in sales and service as a Food and Beverage Director for a member’s only country club in southern New Mexico, then went on to a General Manager position with a big box company based here in Colorado. His years of experience in the sales and service industry have afforded him the ability to effectively find solutions for problems within the client’s home and offering the best overall service while doing so.

As an integral part of the Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning team he has continued his education about how to better serve our customers comfort needs by attending numerous seminars and continued education class. Dave’s hobbies include spending time outdoors with his wife and two children, camping, fishing, boating, riding dirt bikes and simply enjoying this beautiful states countryside.

Carrington Tate

Carrington Tate

Comfort Consultant

Carrington started with Fort Collins Heating and Air as a Sales member in September of 2015. One of his many strengths is the ability to provide outstanding customer service. He is honest, prompt, and proactive with sales and service skills. He has built many lasting professional relationships by offering quality products and going above and beyond to help customers.

Carrington is a busy family man. Assistant coach to his son’s football team, soccer, hockey, and camping. He enjoys woodworking as his hobby. If that doesn’t seem busy enough, he has also been building customer fishing rods for the past 11 years!

Marketing

Rachel Wagner

Rachel Wagner

Marketing Support Administrator

Rachel is our Marketing Support Administrator, and a Fort Collins native. She is a dedicated and hardworking team player, who enjoys the challenge of being a strategic planner and a creative thinker. Rachel has a journalism degree with an emphasis in public relations, and is pursuing her graduate degree in communications.

During her free time, Rachel enjoys sports, spending time with family & friends, hiking, dancing, and traveling.

Service/Duct Cleaning

Jesse Christopherson

Jesse Christopherson

Maintenance Technician

Jesse is a Maintenance Technician and has been with Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning since December of 2015. He is new to the HVAC field and is a welcome addition to our company.

He enjoys Hunting, fishing and spending time in the mountains with his 11 year old son and 7 year old daughter. He is involved in his children’s sports activities. Jesse likes to BBQ as well as smoking meats.

Rocky Thompson

Rocky Thompson

Tune–Up Technician

Rocky works on our service team as a Tune–Up Technician, and has been in the HVAC trade for several years. He believes our customers are important and works hard to provide excellent customer service while completing each job to the best of his ability.

Rocky is an Iraq veteran who enjoys BBQ, action movies, target shooting & cooking.

Pete Jacoby

Pete Jacoby

Maintenance Supervisor

Pete has worked in the HVAC industry since 2007 and has worked for Fort Collins Heating and Air since July 2013. In his free time, Pete enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, fishing, and many outdoor activities

Jim Jensen

Jim Jensen

Maintenance Technician

Jim has been attending classes at FRCC for HVAC after making a decision to switch paths in his career in management through other organizations He truly enjoys helping those he works with to reach their goals as well as working towards his own. He is a leader and committed to excellence. Jim almost went to culinary school, now he enjoys cooking for his family and spending as much time as he can with them.

Kendal Potter

Kendal Potter

Service Technician

Kendal has been a Service Technician with Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning since April 2012. Prior to joining Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning, Kendal worked for his previous company for more than 20 years. 

Elijah Ropers

Elijah Ropers

Service Technician

Elijah is a Service Technician in our Service Department and has over 20 years in the HVAC industry. He is known professionally for his great customer service. Elijah is passionate about learning new things within his field and figuring out how to solve long standing issues that no one else could.

In his spare time he is involved in the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. He also enjoys hiking, fishing, camping and golfing.

Brad Wind

Brad Wind

Service Technician

Brad has spent 4 years in the HVAC industry as a Service Technician as well as Installation. He plans on spending many more years, here at Fort Collins Heating and Air. In his past he has built custom doors and spent several years in residential framing. He came to FCHA to complete his goal to continue to be the best technician through a positively well–known company. He is known for his great attention to detail, reliability, and honesty.

Brad enjoys spending quality time with his family and being active in Tae Kwando! Sounds pretty tough, but it has been said he has been brought to tears over some children movies.

Dmitry Agachev

Dmitry Agachev

Service Technician

Dmitry is a NATE certified Service Technician that enjoys learning all he can about the HVAC trade. He is committed to being the best technician he can be, and strives to deliver excellent customer service.

Originally from Russia, Dmitry enjoys hiking, hunting, and watching movies during his spare time.

Pierce Patterson

Pierce Patterson

Service Technician

Seeking a change in scenery, Pierce recently relocated to Fort Collins from Idaho. With several years of experience in the HVAC industry, he really enjoys electrical work, and computer repair.

During his free time, Pierce likes taking his dog on hikes, working on his computer, camping and fishing.

Cody Buse

Cody Buse

Service Technician

Cody has been a Service Tech with Fort Collins Heating & Air Conditioning since April 2015. Cody is a graduate of Ivy Tech Community College in Evansville Indiana, with certification in AC Installation, and is NATE certified. He worked in the HVAC industry while attending school to gain first–hand experience to apply to his craft once he graduated.

In his free time, Cody enjoys hiking, jeeping, camping, and playing with his dog.

Scott Hudgin

Scott Hudgin

Service Department Administrative Support

With several years of experience in HVAC service and sales, Scott has excellent customer service skills and is a knowledgeable resource. He believes in getting the job done right the first time.

Scott is a former U.S. Navy Plane Captain and Persian Gulf veteran who enjoys the Colorado mountains during his free time.

Facilities

Jon Elder

Jon Elder

Warehouse Assistant

Jonathan is new to the HVAC field, and currently works in our warehouse as a Warehouse Assistant. Jonathan has experience in retail and screen printing. He is known professionally for his attention to detail and reliability. He enjoys working with his hands and doing things that are creative in nature. In his spare time Jonathan enjoys table top games, martial arts, writing and drawing.

Scott Hansen

Scott Hansen

Warehouse Assistant

Scott works in the warehouse as a Warehouse Assistant. He has been with Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning since July 2015. He was in the U.S. Army for 4.5 years. After the Army he became an Explosives and Demolition technician.

His outdoor interests include, camping, hiking and golfing. He likes to stay active by running and lifting. Scott also enjoys movies, and spending time with family and friends.

David Barrington

David Barrington

Duct Cleaning Specialist / Installer

David brings 25 years of customer service to Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditions. His main focus is making customers happy and satisfied with the services we provide.

In his free time, he enjoys restoring classic cars and helping Vets within the community.

Administration

Danielle Dalla-Gaschler

Danielle Dalla–Gaschler

Service Administrative Supervisor

Danielle has over twenty years of experience in the HVAC industry, specializing in service, administration and project coordination with both residential and commercial accounts. She is known for providing excellent customer service and is passionate about project completion & customer satisfaction.

During her free time, Danielle enjoys four–wheeling, horseback riding, and watching her two sons play competitive baseball.

Jennifer Calderon

Jennifer Calderon

Service Coordinator

Jennifer brings 15 years of customer service along with an eye for detail and a personable nature to ensure great customer care and solving issues. She takes pride in her duties and is always there to help out her co–workers.

When Jennifer is not working, she volunteers for her children when possible. She also has a great love for animals, especially birds.

Acacia Herman

Acacia Herman

Service Coordinator

Acacia is a 4th generation Fort Collins native who works as a Service Coordinator in our service department. Acacia is known for her positivity, friendliness & good work ethic.

When she’s not working or taking college courses, Acacia enjoys the outdoors, funny movies, and chasing after her two sons.

Jaclyn Jaillet

Jaclyn Jaillet

Service Accounts & Payroll Specialist

Jaclyn brings her great time management skills and experience to Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning.

She relocated to Colorado three years ago. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, taking long rides on her motorcycle and baking.

Nikki Lucero

Nikki Lucero

General Accounting

Nikki comes to Fort Collins Heating & Air Conditioning with years of general accounting experience.

She is loyal, hardworking and is always willing to help others when needed. When she is not working, she loves spending time with her family and helps out in the community.

Jacqueline McCormick

Jacqueline McCormick

New Construction Installation Coordinator

Jackee is our Installation coordinator for the new construction department. She has had years of experience in the Administration field. She is goal oriented, focused on productivity and has a get it done attitude. Jackee thrives in a fast paced, high demand environment.

She is a dedicated wife and mother of 2 little girls. Jackee is currently in college studying business and is an honor student. She loves to enjoy the outdoors of our beautiful state of Colorado.

Amanda Daugaard

Amanda Daugaard

New Construction Installation Coordinator

Amanda is our New Construction Installation Coordinator and a northern Colorado native. Having worked in the plumbing industry for several years, she brings a lot of administrative and customer service experience to the installation department.

During her free time, Amanda enjoys being outdoors with her two dogs, camping, baking, and cheering on the Colorado Eagles.

Josh Neel

Josh Neel

New Construction Trim Installer

Josh is our New Construction Trim Installer, with ambitions to progress in the HVAC field. He is known for his strong work ethic and quality workmanship, and is passionate about providing excellent customer service.

Prior to entering the HVAC trade, Josh spent 11 years working in emergency medical services. When he’s not at work, he enjoys spending time with his family and shooting archery.

Omar Chairez

Omar Chairez

New Construction Installer

Omar is our New Construction Installer, and has always been fascinated by the HVAC industry. He is known for his great sense of humor and personable nature. Passionate about his work, Omar enjoys seeing the finished project.

When he’s not at work, Omar enjoys fishing, hiking, riding ATV’s, sports, and spending time with family.

Janie Smith

Janie Smith

Service Coordinator

Janie is our Service Coordinator and joined Fort Collins Heating and Air in January 2015. She has 13 Years of expert experience, including 3 years dispatching.

In her free time Janie enjoys supporting her daughters in their endeavors. She also enjoys SEC football and family dinners.

Kara Warner

Kara Warner

Accounts Receivable

Kara has over 10 years in accounting experience and brings with her passion in regards to accurate record keeping and outstanding customer service! Detail oriented, thorough and innovative, she is always ready to work with customers and vendors alike in a friendly and timely manner.

Kara has volunteered for many years with Girl Scouts of America. She also enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and daughter playing pool, trying new recipes, and watching movies.

Wendy McCurry

Wendy McCurry

Accounts Payable

Wendy is a Colorado native, and has over 15 years of accounting experience with both local companies and large corporations. She loves working with numbers, helping customers, and is known for her accuracy and being great to work with.

When she’s not at work, Wendy enjoys camping, painting, playing cards, and spending time with her husband and two young children.

Amanda Elder

Amanda Elder

Sales Coordinator

Amanda is our Sales Coordinator and a Colorado native, born and raised in Fort Collins. With several years of experience in banking and the service industry, Amanda is passionate about helping people. She is known for her positivity, drive, and commitment to customer service.

During her free time Amanda loves hiking, going for drives in the mountains, and playing her guitar.

Amy Bruning

Amy Bruning

Human Resource Liason

Amy has held administrative positions in the healthcare, construction, and HVAC industries, all which have contributed to the people and organizational skills necessary for a human resources role. She has a degree in political science, and her goal is to be a friendly and reliable resource for the company.

When she’s not working, Amy enjoys spending time with her husband and young daughter, hiking and searching for birds of prey.

Erica Holmes

Erica Holmes

Job Costing & Payroll Specialist

With several years of administrative and payroll experience, Erica works as our accounting and administrative support. She enjoys building new relationships with clients, and is known for being hardworking and organized.

During her free time, Erica loves hiking, camping, photography, & can play the bassoon.

Retail Installation

Jesse Frank

Jesse Frank

Quality Assurance Specialist

Jesse has literally been raised in this industry. He has truly enjoyed learning from his father, Glenn Frank, & his grandfather Vic Frank. Currently a student at Front Range Community College, he continues to strive towards greater knowledge & application of his HVAC skills. He loves racing cars.

Mick Welton

Mick Welton

Retail Retrofit Installer

Mick started with Fort Collins Heating and Air in September of 2015. He’s an easy going guy and gets along with everyone. One thing he enjoys about his work is seeing a smile on the customer’s face after a job is complete.

Outside of work, Mick enjoys spending time with his kids and fixing/customizing old cars.

Michael McCullough

Michael McCullough

Retail Installer

Michael comes to Fort Collins Heating and Air Conditioning with 10 years of experience in HVAC installations.

In his downtime he enjoys golf, football and spending time with his daughter.

Stephen Coleman

Stephen Coleman

Retail Retrofit Installer

Stephen has worked in HVAC installation since 2012, providing excellent customer service on every project he works on. He enjoy spending time with family, taking his dogs on walks, and skateboarding.

Travis Wallace

Travis Wallace

Retail Installer

Travis does Installation for our Retro/ New Construction Department. He has 16 years in the HVAC field.

He enjoys anything outdoors including hiking, biking, fishing, hunting, golfing, camping, skiing and kayaking. Travis loves animals and spending time with his family and friends.

Ryan Barnhart

Ryan Barnhart

Retail Retrofit Installer

Ryan has been doing quality installations for over 16 years. He landed at Fort Collins Heating and Air when seeking a small company with integrity. Professionally, he is known for problem solving & having a high level of organization skills. When he’s not working, he is usually spending time with his wife or studying.

Jason Evans

Jason Evans

Retail Installer

Jason is a Retail Retrofit Installer and has been with Fort Collins Heating and Air since 2007. He came to us to complete his training and perfect his skills in the HVAC field. Jason is known professionally for his hard work, because he pays attention to detail. He believes in doing the job once, the right way.

In his free time, Jason enjoys Boating, Mixed Martial Arts, and spending time with his family. He loves to help others and he approaches life in an extremely positive manner.

Colton Johnson

Colton Johnson

Retail Installer

Colton is our Retail Installer, who works hard at problem solving and making sure the job is done right. He likes working in the HVAC industry because it offers endless opportunities.

During his free time, Colton enjoys motor cross, hunting, fishing, and competing in archery tournaments.

Rob Reavis

Rob Reavis

Retail Installer

Rob is our Retail Installer, with several years of experience in the HVAC field. He believes in customer satisfaction, quality work, and getting the job done right the first time around.

New Construction Installation

Robert Anderson

Robert Anderson

New Construction Installer

Robert is our New Construction Installer who moved to Fort Collins from Steamboat Springs in 2014. After years of working in fireplace installation, Robert has branched out into HVAC installation and is known for his good work ethic.

During his free time, Robert enjoys playing adult league hockey, and taking his dogs to the park. He and his wife recently added their family by adopting 2 black lab puppies who are visually impaired.

Michael Story

Michael Story

Field Supervisor

January 2016, marks eight years in the HVAC Industry for Michael Story. He was happy to find that Fort Collins Heating and Air was hiring. Not only had he heard how great Fort Collins Heating and Air was, but this was also an opportunity to work closer to home.

His strong work ethic makes him a valuable Installer and is goal oriented to do his job well with attention to detail. Always enjoying the outdoors year round, Michael particularly likes hunting and fishing.

Patrick LeeHong

Patrick LeeHong

New Construction Installer

Patrick works in our New Construction Department. Always looking to learn new skills, Patrick also has experience in the information systems technology field and also has a background as an Ordinance Technician.

Gardening, hiking, fly fishing and spending time in the mountains are some of the things he likes to do in his spare time. Patrick likes all kinds of technology, music and video games. 

Justin Boxford

Justin Boxford

New Construction Installer

Justin is an Installation Assistant in the New Construction Department. He was born in Loveland, CO and has lived in Colorado all his life.

He spends a lot of his free time with his friends, playing sports and camping. He likes football, running and enjoys listening to music.

Levi Hyatt

Levi Hyatt

New Construction Installer

Levi joins Fort Collins Heating and Air new to the HVAC industry and is part of our New Construction Department as an Installer. He came to us because he had heard that FCHA is a great place to start a career. Levi is known for being a great leader, a fast learner and he always takes pride in his work.

He is passionate about learning a new trade and starting a career that will benefit him for the rest of his life. Outside of work Levi enjoys spending time with his friends and family and also volunteers as a coach.

Amedeo Moretti

Amedeo Moretti

New Construction Installer

Amedeo came to Fort Collins Heating and air in August of 2015 as an installer for our new construction department. He has two years installation experience.

He enjoys outdoor activities. Including, hunting, fishing, and hiking.

Travis Waldon

Travis Waldon

QA Technician

Travis works in our New Construction Department as a QA Technician. He has worked in the HVAC industry for 4 years. Specializing in new construction, change outs and service.

In his spare time Travis enjoys brewing his own beer, cooking with his wife and watching sports. He also likes playing music.

Cody Sagapolu

Cody Sagapolu

New Construction Installer

Cody has been with Fort Collins Heating and Air since July 2015. He is known for his hard work and integrity and is enjoying his new career in HVAC. He is a Lead Installation Technician in our new construction department.

He enjoys sports, lifting, camping and fishing. He likes dogs and hanging out with his family and friends.

Bradley Simms

Bradley Simms

Retail Retrofit Installer

Brad works in our New Construction Department as a Retail Retrofit Installer . Brad has worked in the HVAC field since 2014. He also has experience in carpentry and installing fences.

In his spare time Brad enjoys fishing, hiking, camping, and sports. Football, baseball, Basketball, and Hockey.

Allen Tweedie

Allen Tweedie

New Construction/Installer

Allen is our New Construction Installer, with ambitions to progress in the HVAC field. He is a fast learner with a good work ethic, and likes problem solving while facing new challenges.

Originally from the east coast, Allen enjoys music, the outdoors, spending time with his family, and cheering on the New England Patriots.

Fort Collins Heating & Air Conditioning Staff

Fort Collins Heating & Air Conditioning Staff

Administrative Staff

Administrative Staff

Service Team

Service Team

Warehouse and Shop Staff

Warehouse and Shop Staff

Installation Team

Installation Team

Construction Team

New Construction Team

Sales Team

Sales Team

Quality Assurance Team

Quality Assurance Team