In 2007, Lee made the decision to venture out and begin Mechanical Systems Company, LLC. By departing from the corporate framework, Lee was able to return the focus to customer service and quality workmanship.
Chris formalized his business education when he graduated from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University with an Executive MBA in May 2008. Also in 2008, Chris joined the Mechanical Systems Company, as a partner, bringing his expertise in the areas of engineering and finance. Chris is also very active in the West Tennessee ABC Chapter where he serves on the Board of Directors and is the Education Chair. Finally, Chris became a fully licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Tennessee in the fall of 2013.
Plumbing Project Manager
Assistant Project Manager
After more than 10 years of service Alan decided it was time to step out of his comfort zone and purchased a small HVAC service company. Over the course of the next 24 years Alan grew his company’s service business and also developed contracting services for commercial replacement, design-build and plan spec projects. He has held a Tennessee Mechanical Contractors license since 1996.
Alan’s lengthy tenor in the business has afforded him a vast array of experience in all types of systems. Whether it’s a roof top unit, chilled water, hot water or mission critical cooling system you can be sure Alan has had experience with it. Alan’s diverse experience provides him with the ability to offer innovative practical and cost effective solutions for the challenges that arise in today’s mechanical contracting market.
Alan has a strong work ethic and believes in doing whatever it takes to get the job done safely and efficiently. His motto is “Look for ways to get the job done rather than reasons why it can’t be done”.
Since joining our team Alan has repeatedly expressed what a valuable asset the support and team effort that exists at Mechanical Systems is for both employees and customers as well.
Assistant Project Manager
Service General Manager
Brett started his career in Memphis, earning a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Memphis. Hhe remained in the area for several years before being transferred to Appleton, WI and later to Cincinnati, OH. In 2018 Brett and his family returned to Memphis to join Kele, Inc.
During his 20+ years of sales and operations leadership, Brett earned an MS in Engineering Management from Milwaukee School of Engineering.
Brett gained leadership and sales experience working for Fortune 100 companies including Johnson Controls, Trane and Ingersoll Rand, as well as joining the leadership teams of several mid-size companies. To stay in touch with new ideas in business, Brett also teaches classes in the DeVoe School of Business at Indiana Wesleyan University.
Brett and his wife enjoy rooting for Tiger’s sports and supporting their three kids’ activities throughout Memphis, including, but not limited to, volleyball, track, drums/guitar lessons, church events, and school theater productions.
Project Sales Engineer
With a genuine passion for putting people first and finding the best value based solution for his customers’ needs, Will joins Mechanical Systems as a Project Sales Engineer bringing a diverse HVAC background going back to his early days working in the field with his family’s mechanical company.
After graduating from Christian Brothers University, he worked as a Professional Engineer designing a multitude of complex HVAC systems in Memphis and throughout the Mid-South region.
Due to his deep design engineering experience and background installing mechanical systems, Will provides a consultative approach working within your budget constraints to provide creative solutions that make sense for your needs.
Mechanical Systems believes we are only as good as our people. In June of 2018, Mechanical Systems added Will Webb to our team. With over 20 years providing HVAC solutions, Will is a welcomed element to our arsenal. Will brings a level of experience, knowledge and creativity that only years in the field can provide. Customers who have worked with Will know they can count on him to put their interests first; offering an honest and practical solution. Let him help you find the right solution for your facility and budget.
Service Office Manager
Melanie began her career in the HVAC service industry in 1994 with another local mechanical contractor. While simultaneously studying operations management, she was part of a rapidly growing service department which meant meeting the many daily challenges brought on by growing pains.
Although Melanie enjoyed success in the industry, she left in 2012 to pursue more time with her school aged children. She was very pleased with her decision to return to this field and to be able to be a part of such a forward thinking and employee minded company.
Melanie has been heavily involved in the implementation of three software systems including mobile applications. She also has experience dispatching and managing over 40 service personnel and 5 staff serving Arkansas, Alabama, Mississippi, Memphis and Jackson areas in Tennessee.
Service Operations Leader
Plumbing Sales Representative
Floyd has been with Mechanical Systems Company since February 2016 and has 28 years of commercial, industrial service plumbing background.
He started as a helper and worked his way up the ladder and is a Licensed Master Plumber in 4 states. Floyd initially started out as our only service plumber and has helped grow the plumbing service division with his expertise and field experience.
In July of 2019 Floyd moved up within the company to the plumbing account manager for the service division. The Plumbing Service Division has grown to seven technicians!
The future looks very bright as he continues to help this division grow to its full potential. He believes everything we do here is a team effort with a true family environment.
Erika has been with Mechanical Systems Company since 2018. She has over 10 years of customer service experience and 3 years of Residential HVAC experience primarily focusing on dispatching and Preventive Maintenance contracts. Erika was very excited about joining Mechanical Systems Service Department to expand her knowledge in the Commercial HVAC & Plumbing Industry.
When she is not working you will find her spending time with family whether that is in Memphis where it’s all about the back-porch Bar-B -Que’s or in South Louisiana on the Bayou where the fishing and the good times just keep on rolling.
“Laissez Les Bon Temps Rouler” ( Let The Good Times Roll)
Project Sales Representative
Maintenance Sales Representative
Away from work Dustin, his wife, and two children enjoy going to the zoo, and sporting events including the WGC FedEx St. Jude Invitational where Dustin has spent the past seven years as a volunteer. When he is not working or with the family, Dustin can be found on the golf course or at the movie theatre on release night.
Project Sales Representative
Human Resource and Safety Manager
Nina is a native Memphian and a Cum Laude graduate of Crichton College, having started her career here, in the Memphis City Schools, as an elementary teacher. Nina left teaching for a while to start a family and when she returned to the workplace, she chose a new career in the private sector as an Executive Assistant. Her then Vice President quickly pointed her in the direction of Human Resources, because of intuitive ability to assess people, her ease in communicating with people from all walks of life, her kind and patient ear, along with her natural instinct and willingness to take care of everyone around her. Having the support of her employer, has afforded her the opportunity to pursue her formal education and attain the certifications required to a become a Human Resources professional. Her career has now spanned over 25 years; however, she doesn’t consider her position as the Human Resource/Safety Manager as just a job, she feels that with Mechanical Systems Company LLC, she is taking care of her second family, outside of her home.
Brandon joined Mechanical Systems in January 2019 as an Administrative Assistant. In May of 2017, he graduated from the University of Mississippi’s Patterson School of Accountancy with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. Brandon also has over twelve years of customer service experience in different industries. Brandon looks to combine his educational and customer service background to grow and prosper at Mechanical Systems. In his spare time, Brandon enjoys playing golf and poker, traveling, and live music.
Shannon is also an athlete, wife and mother of three wonderfully energetic boys. Whether she is working, at the gym, riding horses or introducing her boys to a new adventure, she is always on the move.
She enjoys spending her time raising two beautiful children and keeping an active lifestyle.