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About Us

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 Manager

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."

Kaci Anderson

Title: Dispatcher

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.

Title: Training Manager

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

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

Words to live by: "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then is not an act but a habit" - Aristotle

Title: Plumbing & Electrical Dispatcher

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: The team atmosphere

Words to live by: Everybody you meet knows something you don't. Stay humble

Customer Care Reps

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

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2016

What I love best about my job: The friendly and knowledge 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

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

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

Words to live by: "Pudding can't fill the emptiness inside me. But it'll help."

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

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

Words to live by: Don't stress over what you cannot control

Title: Customer Care Rep

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: How supportive everyone is

Words to live by: "Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not' - the lorax

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.

Title: Service Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: Working for a company that helps others.

Words to live by: If you're not first, you're last.

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!

Title: Maintenance Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: Providing excellent customer serivce

Words to live by: "I find that the harder I work, the less I call it work" -Thomas Jefferson

Title: Maintenance Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

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

Words to live by: Live everyday as an adventure.

Title: Service Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: I love solving new problems everyday

Words to live by: Never give less than your best

Title: Service Technician 

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: Knowing I've helped someone stay warm

Words to live by: If you want to make something for yourself work harder then everybody else. 

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: 2017

What I love best about my job: 

Words to live by: 

Title: Maintenance Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: 

Words to live by: 

Title: Maintenance Technician 

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: Snacks and feeling valued

Words to live by: Ezekiel 22:30 NLT

Title: Maintenance Technician 

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: Creating Relations with each household

Words to live by: The main who says he can, and the man who says he can't, they'r both right. Which one are you?

Title: Maintenance Technician 

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: Helping Others

Words to live by: If you are on time you are late

Title: Maintenance Technician 

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: Building relationships with our customers

Words to live by: Philippians 4:13

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

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 Technician

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 Technician

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.

Title: Installation Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

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

Words to live by: If you wake up, it's a good day!

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 Technician

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: Maintenance Technician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: 

Words to live by: 

Title:  Installation Technician 

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: Every job changes with it's own set of problems to work out.

Words to live by: A master has failed more times then the student has tried.

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!

Title: Comfort Specialist

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: Meeting new people everyday and hearing their stories.

Words to live by: "You miss 100% of the shots you don't take" - Wayne Gretzky

Title: Maintenance Technician 

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: The challenge of a new day

Words to live by: God, family, other sand then yourself

Title: Comfort Specialist

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: I enjoy meeting new people

Words to live by: Put others first

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."

Electrical

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!

Title: Electrician

With Black Hills, Inc. since: 2017

What I love best about my job: 

Words to live by: 

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 

"The technician who serviced our furnace was very friendly and professional. He made a point of showing me before and after cleaning our furnace and gave specific test results when recommending that our capacitor be replaced. I highly recommend this company!"

– David B.

"Service tech arrived on time, explained the process thoroughly, and answered all questions respectfully. Highly rate the experience."

– Mark G.

"If I need work on my heat pump, etc. I would certainly continue to deal with Black Hills, right down to how they answer their phone!"

– Vicki T.

"Ross is a top notch employee. Very professional, trustworthy, friendly, and HARD WORKER! Got right to work and only took a 10 minute break for a 7 hour job. I would highly recommend both Ross and Black Hills Heating for any furnace work, duct cleaning, or advice."

– Chris R.

"My wife and I can't overstate how good it feels to have a contractor guarantee and deliver above and beyond what they guarantee! The folks are the most professional and caring contractors I've ever worked with! from the apprentice to the Master electricians, plumbers, and HVAC personnel! Thank you and yes I would do it all over again. Thanks Again!!!!"

– Russell C.

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