Category Archives: Meet Our Staff

New Setpointers

Setpoint Systems Corporation is proud to announce some new employee additions to our already exemplary team. All four new team members have already earned their Master Certification in George U in an impressive 3-1/2 weeks.

Please welcome them to our team.

Jeff
Construction Account Manager, Colorado

Jeff has worked in construction for 16 years, primarily as a General Contractor. Most of his career has been in estimating. Some of the projects he’s worked on include the Colorado capitol building, the Children’s Hospital, plus several other hospitals, schools, and most major universities throughout the metro area.

During his freshman year in college, he went to Nebraska for one year on a baseball scholarship. However, he missed the mountains and returned to Colorado to get his degree at Colorado State University in Construction Management.

Jeff is a native Coloradan who enjoys snowboarding, camping, softball, and gardening. He has been married for eight years to Shaana. They have two kids, a 7-year-old girl named Adasen and a 4-year-old boy named Ethan. They keep him pretty busy.

Jeff enjoys interacting with people and is looking forward to selling for Setpoint Systems. He is also looking forward to meeting Mechanical Contractors from a different angle.

 

Jerome
Account Manager, Minnesota

Jerome successfully completed our five-week Setpoint Systems training as well as achieved his Delta Control’s George University Master Certification, and has joined our office in Burnsville, Minnesota as the Service Account Manager.

Prior to joining Setpoint Systems, Jerome worked in electronic component distribution for 16 years.  Five years as a Tech Support Rep, five years as an Interconnect Product Manager, and the last six years as the Interconnect and Electromechanical Product Group Manager, where he and his team managed over 175 suppliers.  Prior to that, Jerome was an electronic communication and security system technician in the Air Force. He has earned associates degrees in both Electronics and Business Management, and has also completed  his Internal ISO Auditor Certification.

He has been married for 22 years to Susan. They have one daughter, Emily, and two stepdaughters, Erica and Erin, plus eight grandkids. In Jerome’s free time, he enjoys woodworking, target practice, ice fishing, cooking, plus making beer and wine. Jerome, how about some samples?

 

Rance
Account Manager, Colorado

Rance has spent most of his career selling electronics recycling and end-of-life asset management recycling services with a local firm and as an independent consultant. During that time he spent one year in the technical training side of refineries and chemical plants out of Houston before deciding to return to Colorado.

He holds a BS from Texas State University in Applied Sociology (research degree), as well as an MBA. He is an avid reader and has always been a geek when it comes to learning about new technologies and advancements in the science world.

 

He currently lives on the west side of Lakewood with his seven-year-old boxer rescue dog and enjoys spending the majority of his free time snowboarding, hiking, camping, and fishing in the mountains.

He is excited to join the Setpoint team as a Service Account Manager in Denver because the most rewarding part of his career has been establishing and maintaining meaningful relationships with clients, becoming a resource in solving their problems, and being a vendor who has made a positive impact on their organizations.

He believes that he will be able to not only continue this career path here at Setpoint but expand and improve upon it for years to come.

 

Buster
Application Engineer/Estimator, Colorado

Buster is supporting the sales staff with estimating and will then roll into engineering projects.

He has been in the temperature controls business for 23 years. During that time, he worked in purchasing, built panels, created job drawings in AutoCAD, designed and engineered projects, and estimated jobs. He also assisted in temperature controls installation, plus performed check tests and start up of systems.

Early in his career, he worked for a defense contractor as an electronics technician on a missile program. Prior to that, he was in the Air Force as an electronics technician working on fighter/bomber aircraft.

Buster has been married for 27 years to Elizabeth. They have a daughter, two sons, and two grandkids. He enjoys woodworking and gardening. He recently completed remodeling his kitchen and bathroom.

Buster is excited to learn the Delta Controls System and is happy to be part of Setpoint Systems.

Meet Kristel Puryear – Service Dispatcher/Customer Service

Setpoint Systems Corporation is pleased to announce our new Service Dispatcher and Customer Service Lead Kristel Puryaer at our, Colorado corporate headquarters.

Kristel has been with Setpoint Systems Corporation for just over 1 year as our Front Desk Receptionist and Accounts Receivable. Kristel has contributed so much to our team in the role of Front Desk Receptionist and Accounts Receivable however, it was soon realized Kristel had much more to offer the team.

Kristel has over 20+ years in the industry from Architectural Firms, Insurance Contractors, Solar, and General Construction. She has played key roles as Contract Administrator, Office and Safety Manager, and project sectary.

Kristel is a native of Colorado, and is happily married with 6 amazing children, and one grandchild; with another on the way.

While Kristel impresses us professionally outside of work she considers herself as a jack of all trades, “and we believe it!” She enjoys Quilting, Knitting, and laughing as much as possible with her husband and children.

Welcome, Kristel!

Meet David Polsley – Apprentice Technician

Setpoint Systems Corporation is pleased to announce David Polsley, apprentice technician, to our growing Irvine, California Office.

While David is a native of Colorado, he moved to California 7 years ago. David brings a wealth of controls experience, specifically in residential automation hardware. David’s multifaceted background includes sales and project management on residential new construction and refit for low-voltage applications.

As an apprentice technician, David will be responsible for assisting in the development and maintenance of temperature control systems. Setpoint Systems Corporation apprentice technicians play a key role in assisting with project startup, planning, and scheduling.

Outside of work David is an accomplished marksman, and enjoys reading and staying current in the industry. David is also quite a fan of reptiles; he currently has four 9-foot Drumeril ground boa constrictors, 2 ball pythons, and a Guyana rainbow boa. Whoa!

Welcome, David!

Meet Jubal Smith – Service Technician

Setpoint Systems Corporation is pleased to announce Jubal Smith, Service Technician, to our Colorado corporate headquarters.

Jubal has six years of experience in the DDC industry, with a focus on service and installation. Jubal comes from a long line of family members devoted to the controls industry.

As a service technician Jubal will be responsible for developing, assisting and maintaining the design of temperature control systems. Setpoint Systems Corporation service technicians play a big role in project startup, planning, and scheduling.

Jubal is very athletic outside of the office, from running to martial arts. However, it’s also important to maintain a strong relationship with his family and friends.

The name Jubal comes from a book called “Jubal Sackett”, written by Louis L’amour.

Welcome, Jubal!

Meet Michael Harris – IT Helpdesk

Setpoint Systems Corporation is pleased to announce Michael Harris, IT Helpdesk, to our Colorado corporate headquarters.

Michael has a very diverse background in the technology industry. He has played a role in phone support/help desk for a large internet provider. He then moved to t-mobile as a customer support technician. His educational background is in environmental safety and health, with a focus on environmental sampling, OSHA, and Fema Training.

As IT Helpdesk Michael will be responsible for providing technical assistance and support for incoming queries and issues related to computer systems, software, and hardware.

Outside of the office Michael is a self-proclaimed movie buff, and enjoys being outdoors; anything from camping, and fishing, to hiking and prospecting.

Welcome, Michael!