I’m proud to call Kris-Tech “home,” and to contribute to our ever-growing family here. Though I grew up in the business, prior to joining the team full-time I worked in finance, got a Masters’ Degree in ancient history and languages, and taught high-school Latin (all perfect preparation for a career in wire!), and have competed in multiple Ironman triathlons. I’m fortunate to work with and support amazing people, and to help create an environment of collaboration, purpose, and fulfillment. My wife and two girls, reading and learning, fitness, and travel keep me fully engaged outside of work.
Vice President of Finance
Vice President of Finance
My professional background includes a mix of public and private sector companies, covering both manufacturing and financial service industries. Outside of work I like to stay busy and active! I have many outdoor hobbies including running, cycling, boating, snowboarding, and golf.
Vice President of Marketing
Prior to joining Kris-Tech, I took the professional road less traveled by first receiving a PhD in ancient history and languages. After that stint, I then worked at a digital marketing agency. I’m thrilled to bring my passion for technology, marketing, and lifelong learning to Kris-Tech. Outside of work, I love spending time with my wife and 2 young sons, writing articles, playing chess, surfing once in a blue moon, and discussing philosophy, history, and technology.
Director of Employee of Engagement
I have been blessed to work at Kris-Tech for several years now. It is a pleasure to work with so many talented and gifted people. Outside of work I love spending time with my family, traveling, gardening, and gourmet cooking. My passion is Interior Design and making things beautiful!
Director of Finance
I bring over 25 years of manufacturing accounting experience to the Kris-Tech team and I love being a contributor to such a dynamic, growth-oriented organization. Outside of work, my husband and I enjoy traveling, listening to live music, and spending time with our children and their families.
I started at Kris-Tech in October 2019. I am excited to start this new chapter in my life. I am very grateful for the opportunity to join this amazing team and learn new things. I am a devoted and extremely energetic mother of 5 amazing children! When I’m not at work, my husband and I juggle dance, gymnastics, soccer, baseball, and family trips with our kids. In my spare time I enjoy listening to music and catching up on some of my favorite shows.
IT, Power BI Developer
With accounting experience in commercial architecture and the real estate development sector, I am excited to be a part of the Finance team at KrisTech. I have appreciated being part of a great company with a strong sense of culture. Outside of work, my husband and I both lead Bible School classes for teens at our local church. We enjoy reading, spending time with our family, and going on weekend getaways.
Marketing Operations Specialist
I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Cognitive Science and started out at Kris-Tech as a digital marketing intern. I was drawn to the culture and friendly nature of the Kris-Tech team and decided to stay on. I am excited to start out my career at Kris-tech and apply my passion for marketing and constant learning. Outside of work, I enjoy cooking Kenyan food, baking, hanging out with friends, and trying my hand at art and design.
I’m new to Kris-Tech and already they have made me feel right at home. When I am not busy supporting the Sales team, I spend my time with my family and friends. I like to keep my time occupied with either baking, doing yoga or spending time with my Godson. I am also a proud mother of my fur baby Kiki, a rescue cat.
Prior to joining Kris-Tech as an IT intern and then converting to full time, I received my bachelor’s degree in Cybersecurity from Utica College and associate’s degree in Computer Information Systems from Clinton Community College. Additionally, I interned as several IT roles for multiple school districts, the video security industry, and the financial services industry. My personal passions include traveling, music, eSports, and spending time with friends and family.
I graduated from Morrisville State College with a Bachelor of Business Administration and an Associates of Accounting. I feel like I’m hitting a good stride here, and so blessed to be a part of the KrisTech family! Hands down, this is the best place to be.
Outside of work, I like to spend time with my husband and wild toddler, Liam. We will be welcoming a baby girl, Lacey, soon. Family is the most important thing to me. We like to spend our time playing in the backyard, going for golf cart and tractor rides, watching our chocolate lab Darcy swim in the pond, and spending time with our family.
I started off as a finance intern at Kris-Tech and continued for a full-time position after I graduated. It’s such a great experience to begin my career journey with an amazing team and in a good work environment. Beside working full-time, since I’m such a homebody, I’m more likely enjoy doing activities that I can do at home such as reading, watching my favorite shows, and having a good home-cook food.
I am excited to start the next chapter of my career here at Kris-Tech. I graduated from SUNY Institute of Technology with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. I have been in Accounting/Finance for 10+ years and as much as some may disagree, numbers never get boring to me! Outside of work, I love spending time with my partner and our 4 kids. We enjoy a variety of music, watching movies, playing video games, bowling and being outside when the weather is nice. I also have a newfound hobby of building and collecting Lego sets.
As a new employee in 2022, I am so excited to join such a positive atmosphere! I come from many adventures in customer service and look forward to being part of this family team. Outside of work, I am an avid reader, enjoy spending time with family, walking/talking with friends and traveling to football games and concerts.
Director of IT
A technology advocate and evangelist, I’ve spent my entire career in IT, focusing mainly on ERP and applications within the manufacturing space. I have a passion for building collaborative technology solutions that enhance the organization in transformative ways.
In what might be called my spare time, I spend time on a multitude of home projects for my wife and three children, play the occasional video game, and do a great deal of reading, primarily relating to technology
My passions are computers, and the acquisition of lost knowledge/skills. Our Grandparents (and their Grandparents) had so much knowledge and skill in areas that today are mostly unknown. I enjoy learning those old lost skills such as metal casting, gun smithing, lapidary, and rifle marksmanship.
Prior to joining Kris-Tech, I worked as an Applications Administrator for a couple of prominent companies.
I have a deep passion for business technologies and greatly enjoy the process of learning and applying new technologies to the businesses that I am a part of,
allowing greater growth and simplicity for the end users I support is a very rewarding aspect of my job.
Outside of work I am a high school lacrosse coach, currently on year 14. Coaching allows me the chance to pass along my passion for the sport I love while
guiding young men to become better people both on and off the field. Other than coaching I love helping my wife pursue her dream as a musician by being her biggest fan,
guitar tech, sound engineer and much much more.
Service Desk Technician
I am currently a student at an online College, aiming for bachelor’s degree in cyber security. I am a huge bulls fan, and watch the NBA nightly. I also enjoy playing video games from time to time.
Content Marketing Manager
I’m a content connoisseur with a knack for telling engaging, impactful stories. Before joining Kris-Tech, I cut my teeth as a reporter for public and commercial radio stations across New York state, then hopped into the private sector as a content writer for several tech-based companies. When I’m not writing about all things copper, you can find me hiking in the ADKs, watching or playing sports, messing around in the garden, or putting my culinary skills to use in the kitchen.
Vice President of Business Development
My wife and I have two dogs who we enjoy going on walks with to the lake and are our co-pilots when we go on travel adventures. I love to travel – it allows me to combine my passions: experiencing new places, taking in architecture and discovering new foods. A “bucket list” goal of ours is to visit all the National Parks – my favorite so far has been Glacier. To make it through the long upstate NY winters I turn my attention to rooting for SU basketball. I’m a naturally competitive person and swam competitively from elementary school through college. My main events were in middle distance freestyle and team relays.
Inside Sales & Customer Service Team Leader
I started at Kris-Tech in May 2021 and am excited to be a part of such an amazing team. I am a mother to 4 children so in my “spare time” I am either at a dance competition or a sporting event and I wouldn’t trade it for anything. We also have a 1-year-old Great Pyrenees who keeps me on my toes cleaning! I love to be outdoors enjoying the sun and making memories with family and friends.
Tracer Solutions Inside Sales Leader
I join the Kris-Tech family with 15 years of experience in the tracer wire arena. I am an outdoor person who enjoys camping, hiking, and kayaking on the lake. Mix in a little music, art, theatre and that’s me. Spending time with family, friends, and my fur baby, Paisley, is the icing on the cake. She is a 10 year old border collie/springer mix. I also transport and foster dogs for the English Springer Rescue Association.
National Account Manager & Tray Cable Product Manager
I started out in electrical distribution like many of us in the electrical industry, having gone from driver to counter to inside sales. I previously worked at Houston Wire and Cable in roles that included inside sales, outside sales, branch manager, and regional sales. I also had my own wire and cable company which we eventually sold to Omni Cable. My heart has always been in sales which lead me to Kris-Tech Wire.
National Account Manager
I moved to Houston from Colorado in 2014 after completing my bachelor’s degree in Business Marketing at Colorado State University. Go Rams! Industrial wire and cable sales is what brought me to Houston, where I now live with my wife and our dog. I enjoy playing disc golf, traveling with my family, exploring new cuisines, and cheering on my favorite collegiate sports teams. It is an honor to call Kris-Tech home as I truly enjoy what I do. I am very proud to work alongside such a great team!
National Customer Service Specialist
While I’m new to the world of wire, I’m so proud to be part of the Kris-Tech family and team! Prior to coming to Kris-Tech, I worked in hospitality where customer service is my passion. I truly believe in offering the best experience possible in every phone call. Outside of work, I spend time with my husband and son, attending baseball games, and enjoying our large Sunday family dinners.
Northeast Regional Sales Leader
I grew up in Syracuse, NY with the best parents you could ask for. I went to SUNY Geneseo and received my bachelor’s in business administration. Before finding my career at Kris-Tech Wire, I was in the hospitality world in sales, events, and marketing. I was able to transfer these skills to sales at Kris-Tech and fell in love with the industry. In my spare time I love to spend time with my family and friends, my two dogs, Fredo and Roger, and my parrot Freddy. I enjoy going on walks at the lake, cooking, playing board games, and traveling whenever I get a chance!
Northeast Inside Sales
Prior to beginning at Kris-Tech in August of 2022, I had been in inside sales roles for 7 years and am extremely excited to be a part of such a customer-centric team. My husband Chad and our children Ava and Michael are my entire world. We also have a black lab/border collie mix, named Eli after Eli Manning as my husband’s family are big Giants fans! Football and playing with our kids in the snow are what get us through the winters here in Upstate NY. We also love spending time with our large extended families whenever we can.
Northeast Customer Service Specialist
Southeast Regional Sales Leader
I am from the great state of Georgia where I still reside with my wife/best friend Sarah. We are expecting our first child, Noah, later this year, and I could not be more blessed. I love Jesus, sports (Cowboys/Braves/Dawgs), music (Allman Brothers), playing guitar, and spending time with my family/friends. I graduated from Valdosta St in 2009, and found myself in the “wire industry” shortly thereafter. I am proud to represent Kris-Tech and am grateful to be a part of the Kris-Tech family!
Mid-Atlantic Regional Sales Leader
I’m very glad to be part of the Kris-Tech team. Having over 20 years of experience in this industry, I am delighted to help grow the relationships with our customers. Outside of my job, I have some interests that are fun and fulfilling. I enjoy the outdoors, especially anything near water, be it ocean, lake, or stream. I am also an avid sports fan and think that baseball is a gift that keeps on giving. I have 3 children, currently two in college and one in high school, which still keeps us busy. We have a great time when our family is all back together.
East Coast Inside Sales
I am proud to be a part of the Kris-Tech family. I believe that in any great company the customer’s needs should come first. That is my daily goal! Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my family, friends, or snuggling up with my fur babies. I love music, art, gaming, and making people laugh. I come from a large loud family and I wouldn’t change that for anything in the world.
East Coast Customer Service Specialist
I am a new hire to Kris-Tech, and already the staff I have the pleasure of working with have made me feel right at home. Before joining I have had an extensive customer service background ranging from food service to hospitality. I feel these experiences have given me the tools necessary to be friendly, engaging, and adaptable to change. I am very excited to learn and grown within this company. Outside of work I enjoy music, film, and video games. I dabble in painting, writing, and spending quality time with my Fiancé and our cat.
Gulf Coast Regional Sales Leader
I grew up in the Austin area but Houston has been my home for the past 8 years. I have been in the Electrical Industry my entire post college career and really enjoy the relationships I have built and people I have met along the way. I am very excited to be a part of the family oriented culture here at Kris-Tech and ready to make in impact in the Gulf Coast. Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my wife, fishing, hunting, hanging out at the beach, or watching sports.
Central Inside Sales
I started my career in wire & cable after graduating from Texas State University with a BBA in Management. I have a decade of experience in distribution of all types of wire & cable, so I am excited to join the Kris-Tech family to learn the ins & outs of wire manufacturing.
I love spending time outdoors whether I am traveling, hiking, camping, or chasing around my two young boys at the park. Family is a huge focus in my life, and I already feel right at home at Kris-Tech.
Central Customer Service Specialist
West Coast Regional Sales Leader
Before joining Kris-Tech, I devoted many years in low voltage electronics at West Penn Wire as a Regional Manager and Director of Sales. Having spent much of my youth as a traveling musician and recording artist, I still consider performing live music a “spiritual” experience. As a competitive CrossFit athlete, advanced scuba diver, and “hack” surfer I also enjoy a healthy lifestyle in fitness and nutrition. All said, nothing pleases me more than quality time with my lovely future wife and our 2 year old Boston/Frenchie pup. Having love and laughter in our home is the greatest gift of all.
West Coast Inside Sales
I got my start with Graybar and from there worked for Border States Supply Chain. When I moved to California, I was fortunate enough to work for Omni Cable for several years before working for Kris-Tech. Now, I get to work with all of these fine distributors and all of the people I grew up in the business with. My interests include animal rescue, music and trivia. I love science fiction movies, books and art. Vita aeris-LLAP (you core Trekkies will know what that means.)
National Water & Sewer Sales Leader
Prior to joining Kris Tech, I built substantial books of business in the commercial insurance industry and the commercial fitness industry. Building new business and selling is what I do. Even outside of work, I love to sell/flip things. I have bought and sold over 50 collectable pinball machines. It’s difficult for me to turn off my sales brain, but when I’m not selling, I enjoy spending time with my family. We love vacationing together in the Bahamas, exploring the Adirondacks, or being on any river, lake, or ocean. Having grown up in the foothills of the Adirondacks, I love to fish, hike, ride ATV’s, snowmobile, and explore remote areas with my son.
Water & Sewer Inside Sales
I am a proud veteran having served in the Marine Corps for 4 years. I have made many strong relationships throughout my career, both here at Kris-Tech and in the service. Prior to joining the Tracer Wire division, I worked on the production side. I have gained plentiful knowledge about both the operations and sales side of the organization. At Kris-Tech I found my passion in assisting customers to service their own customers. My pride and commitment is to service others whether it’s my country, community, or my customers. Outside of work I enjoy hunting, fishing, and boat rides.
Vice President of Operations
Prior to joining Kris-Tech, I spent most of my life in Aerospace. I worked in my Father’s job shop since I was 5 years old and continued on with AlliedSignal, Honeywell, and Collins Aerospace. I started as a machine operator and moved onto planning/procurement, Six Sigma, supplier development, maintenance, with extensive experience in operations. I have an MBA in International Business and am a certified Six Sigma blackbelt. My wife and I have two grown children and enjoy our spare time riding my Harley (weather permitting) across the country attending motorcycle rally’s (Sturgis being our favorite).
Director of Operations
I proudly served in the Navy for 22 plus years. I enjoy spending time with my wife, son, family, and friends. I love the outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, and kayaking. My passion is tournament fishing for bass, fly fishing for steelhead, and tying flies. I have worked in Operations for over 20 years and am so blessed to have found a company that prides itself on a family feel. I am so pleased to be part of the Kris-Tech family and look forward to help keep our flywheel turning.
Operations/C.I. Team Leader
Prior to joining Kris-Tech, I worked in the medical industry for 25 years as a Supervisor and Continuous Improvement Analyst. I’m excited to be part of the Kris-Tech team where I can further my passion for teamwork, process improvements, and community involvement. Outside of work, I have 4 grown children and a wonderful wife. My hobbies are collecting cars/trucks, helping my kids on their home projects, and my 2 Sphynx (hairless) cats.
Director of Operations
Prior to joining Kris-Tech, I have worked in operations for 43 year (31 years in the medical industry and 12 in the job shop environment). I started as a production operator and moved up through the ranks, acting as an Operations manager for 31. I have an extensive background in lean manufacturing and a passion for 5S. I’m excited to be part of the Kris-Tech team and look forward to expanding the lean journey here. On a personal note, my wife and I have 7 children and 7 grandchildren. My hobbies include hunting, fishing, camping, sausage making, and BBQ’n/smoking meats.
Director of Supply Chain
Quality Team Leader
Team member here at Kris-Tech going on 19 years.
Hobbies: Anything Outdoors, fishing, hiking, hunting, camping and painting.
Family: wife, two children that I can call my success (Joan and Tyler). And two wonderful granddaughters (Mckenzie and Hayden) whom I enjoy spending time with (and getting all wound-up to send home to their parents!).
Sports: Football and baseball
Maintenance Team Leader
I love spending time with my family and love the outdoors such as hunting, fishing, camping, snowmobiling, 4-wheeling, and many other things. I joined the Kris-Tech team in January 2017 as a maintenance mechanic and currently serve as the maintenance team leader. I have many years experience in the maintenance field as both a mechanic and a leader. I am proud to be part of the Kris-Tech family!
Special Projects Operations Leader
I proudly served in the Marine Corps for 22 plus years. I enjoy spending time with my family, friends, and the outdoors. Hunting and fishing are my most passionate hobbies. My nickname around the house is “soft paw.” Interested in hearing the story behind that or care to chat some military lingo, give me a call. Semper-Fi.
I absolutely enjoy what my job entails but not nearly as much as I do being around the people I work with. When I do step away from my sticky note adorned cubical, I enjoy time with my children, hubby and my two best friends. On a personal note, I’m simplicity in its most complex form, eclectic musically and always down for anything creative and fun
Scheduling & Procurement Planner
I started with Kris-tech almost 21 years ago as a respooler and moved into the extruding department shortly after. I was an extruder operator for 18 plus years.
Home life includes my partner Donna, three kids: Zach, Samantha and Kyle. Also have a few pets.
When not working I enjoy spending time with the family, going to hockey (Utica Comets), and going camping.
Supply Chain Specialist
I graduated from Clarkson University with two bachelor of science degrees in Aeronautical and Mechanical engineering accompanied by a minor in mathematics. I spent several years as a process engineer in the aerospace and defense industry focusing on RCCA, set up reductions, new product development, and continuous improvement. I love being a process engineer and being part of the Kris-Tech family. Outside of work, my husband and I spend most of our time working around our hobby farm. I also enjoy horseback riding and competing in local barrel races and hunt seat competitions.
I graduated from Clarkson University with a major in Engineering and Management. I have two patents pending and love taking things apart and figuring out how they work. Here at Kris-Tech I am a continuous improvement engineer and I am part of the New Product Development team. I love what I do because every day is different. Kris–Tech is like a second family to me and I enjoy working with everyone here. Outside of work I love spending time with my best friend, my wife. We enjoy hiking, fishing, boating, camping, and we are trying to visit all 50 states together. We have also rescued two cats, Cain and Abel, who enjoy running around the house causing trouble.
Senior Manufacturing Engineer
I bring to the table a Bachelor of Science in Psychology with minors in Business and Communications, but I pride myself on being well-rounded in all facets of life. After a long time of unsettled feelings about the career path I wanted to take, I realized for me that what I was doing mattered a lot less than why I was doing it and who I was doing it with. I have found my niche at KrisTech and will do everything I can to make it a great company throughout. Outside of work my family and I enjoy camping and other outdoor activities in our spare time.
Supply Chain Planner
Prior to joining Kris-Tech, I worked in the security industry as a supervisor, I am excited that I joined Kris-Tech and can start on a new career path. Some of my hobbies include hanging out with friends, playing video games, or spending time with my girlfriend, my son, and our Mini Dachshund Lola
I grew up near Phoenix, NY and graduated from SUNY Cortland with a BA in Sociology. I moved to the Mohawk Valley Region of CNY in 2009 and threw myself into becoming an active and engaged member of the greater community. As an alum of CNY Roller Derby (go Blue Collar Betties!), I got involved with some local community action agencies. Dearest to me is the LGBTQ+ Youth Services Team for ACR Health, and in 2018 I was honored as a volunteer of distinction. Professionally, I spent 10 years digging deep into SAP; with functions ranging from customer care to logistics to material master data. I live in Paris Station, NY with my husband Forrest, and our dogs Otis (Catahoula leopard hound) and Bean (schipperke mutt). I love to garden, kayak, collect vinyl records, and work on the restoration and updates of our c.1880 colonial home.
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