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Team

Office Staff

Mike Kirchmeier

Title: Vice President

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 1993

What I love best about my job: Seeing people excel at their jobs.

Words to live by: If a job is worth doing, it is worth doing right.

Jim Niebuhr

Title: President

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 1995

What I love best about my job: Helping people.

Words to live by: Trust in the Lord.

Darlene Jorgensen

Title: Office Manager

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2004

What I love best about my job: Learning new things.

Words to live by: Psalm 23

Susan Dunham

Title: Install Manager

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2011

What I love best about my job: I love working with my co-workers and customers.

Words to live by: Life is short, eat dessert first.

Kristyn Bierer

Title: Office Assistant

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2012

What I love best about my job: Friendly staff and environment.

Words to live by: Life is too short for grudges!

Nichole Westphall

Title: Marketing Director

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2013

What I love best about my job: I love the friendly staff. This is a great environment to work in and a great company to work for.

Words to live by: "Life is Better in Flip Flops"

Ashley Saunders

Title: Admin Assistant

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: The people I work with!

Words to live by: "Eat cake for breakfast." - Kate Spade

Kyle Warner

Title: Service Coordinator

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2015

What I love best about my job: Taking care of customers.

Words to live by: "I'm just here so i don't get fined."

Customer Care Reps

Rachelle Alexander

Title: Service Manager/Dispatcher

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2014

What I love best about my job: The amazing people I work with every day.

Words to live by: "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter." - Martin Luther King Jr.

Heidi Baker

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2014

What I love best about my job: The people and company I work with are absolutely wonderful. I look forward to coming to work every day.

Words to live by: In your soul are infinitely perfect things no one can take away from you.

Darby Kurtti

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2014

What I love best about my job: When there are snacks in the office :)

Words to live by: You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Karissa Goddard

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2015

What I love best about my job: Making people smile.

Words to live by: "Be yourself, everyone else is taken." -Oscar Wilde

Kaci Anderson

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2015

What I love best about my job: The Candy Bowl!

Words to live by: The grass isn't always greener on the other side, it's green where you water it.

Brittany Whipple

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: The friendly and knowledgeable staff

Words to live by: Always be true to yourself

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: The people i get to work with.

Words to live by: "There's no such thing as boundaries only limits that get pushed further and further" - Travis Pastrana

Service Department

Justin Leonard

Title: Service Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2010

What I love best about my job: Working on equipment & helping people.

Words to live by: If you think you can, you can. If you think you can't, you can't.

Travis Guthrie

Title: Service Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2013

What I love best about my job: Working with customers

Words to live by: Hard work pays off.

Jacob McReynolds

Title: Service Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2015

What I love best about my job: The people I work with and a servant mentality.

Words to live by: People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Travis Wright

Title: Maintenance Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2015

What I love best about my job: Meeting new people every day.

Words to live by: Happy people don't have the best of everything, they made the best of everything.

Maintenance Department

Title: Maintenance Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: I get to fix people's situation. 

Words to live by: "People die by 25, but get buried at 75"

Title: Maintenance Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: All the  great people I work with, and all the dogs I meet everyday.

Words to live by: "60% of the time, it works everytime" - Anchorman

Title: Maintenance Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: Meeting new people everyday. 

Words to live by: If can, can! If no can still can!

Indoor Air Quality Department

Ross Magill

Title: Indoor Air Quality

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2015

What I love best about my job:

Words to live by:

Installers

Roy Ball

Title: Electrician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2002

What I love best about my job: The people I work with.

Words to live by: You are only as good as your word!

Jeremy Scheffer

Title: Installation Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2009

What I love best about my job: My co-workers!

Words to live by: Don't golf with Tim.

Eric Hill

Title: Installation Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2011

What I love best about my job: The opportunity to serve people.

Words to live by: Do it right the first time.

Jeff Ping

Title: Installation Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2014

What I love best about my job: The people I encounter every day.

Words to live by: Don't worry be happy.

Riley Johnson

Title: Install Helper

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2014

What I love best about my job: Helping others and working in a friendly environment with my co-workers.

Words to live by: "Get Err Done!'

Tylor Cavin

Title: Install Helper

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2015

What I love best about my job: Learning something new every day and seeing happy customers.

Words to live by: Live life to the fullest and don't look back.

Jacob Dowers

Title: Install Helper

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2014

What I love best about my job: Getting to meet new people each day.

Words to live by: Twist n' grip.

Jason Torgersen

Title: Install Helper

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: 

Words to live by: 

Title: Install Helper

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: Close coworkers and learning new thngs every day.

Words to live by: Eat Bacon!

Title: Electrical Apprentice 

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: Great coworkers and enviornment for sucess.

Words to live by: Go Hard or Go Home 

Comfort Specialists

David Griffis

Title: Comfort Specialist

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2005

What I love best about my job: The people I work with and the clients I meet.

Words to live by: A happy wife is a happy life.

Jeff Nugent

Title: Sales Manager

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2008

What I love best about my job: Meeting new and interesting people!

Words to live by: Never let anyone stand in the way of your dreams.

Ryan Ludahl

Title: Comfort Specialist

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2015

What I love best about my job: Helping people improve their quality of life.

Words to live by: Perception is reality!

Anthony Braxton

Title: Comfort Specialist

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: The people I work with!

Words to live by: The 5 F's - Faith, Family, Finance, Fitness and Fun!

Title: Comfort Specialist

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: The integrity of the company

Words to live by: Enjoy life to its fullest "People Are Awesome!"

Plumbing

Title: Journeyman Plumber

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: Fun supportive enviornment 

Words to live by: "Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit, wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad."

"Our experience with Black Hills, Inc. was very positive. Brittney was very helpful, informative and friendly on my initial call. Jake was awesome: friendly, informative, courteous and professional. I have no problem at all referring people to this company and they will be who I call whenever I have concerns about our heat pump. Thank you!"

– Sue B.

"Very professional. And fast. Made sure I was happy! There was a size issue with the furnace, so they went all the way to Seattle to get me one that fit - and still installed it same day. It's wonderful that this company puts customer service first!"

– Robert & Laura H.

"Just wanted to let you know that all of the members of your team are as professional, prompt, efficeint, and polite as Tim Glasgo, you have assembeld a great squad! Congratualtions. 

– Steve D.

"Everything from instalation to getting the proper temp. that I wanted has been great !! They came and changed the filters the other day and the service person was very neat and polite . I would give Black Hills ,FIVE STARS in a heart beat !! Sincerely , Ernie Bliss Of Puyallup, Wash."

– Ernie B.

"There very professional and polite, From the moment I called, they where to talk with and very informed, and scheduled right away, They where even early, from the moment I called untill the technician finished and left my driveway they where the best and most helpful repair company I have ever used, I would recommend them to anyone that needs HVAC help."

– Troy P.

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