Cities We Service:  Carrolton, Chesapeake, Gloucester, Hampton, Hayes, Matthews, Newport News, Norfolk, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Smithfield, Suffolk, Toano, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg and Yorktown

Meet The Staff

 Robert W. Nelson Jr. - Owner/CEO
One of the things that makes Rob proud to be the CEO of Bud's Heating & Air Conditioning is the fact that he can honestly say, "we are the kind of company that, as a consumer, I would choose to do business with." Rob has been with Bud's since 1983 and has been a major driving force in making this company what it is today. Ask him what his greatest achievement s however, and he'll tell you that being a father is the first thing on his list. He enjoys experiencing new things whether it be open water diving or traveling to Ireland.

kevin_medler-_general_manager.jpg Kevin Medler - General Manager
With 27 years in this business, Kevin is certainly the go-to-guy for all your heating and air conditioning needs and we are lucky to have him here at Bud’s. He has surely seen it all and appreciates “being able to help people in a time of need.” That is a great satisfaction for him and is “what gets him to the next day.” Kevin is also a football fan and can be found at Virginia Tech rooting on the Hokies at almost every game. When he gets a chance to vacation, Kevin loves to relax at the beach with his wife, son and daughter, and his two Shitzus.

erwan_mouton-_vp_of_operations.jpg Erwan Mouton - Vice President of Operations
Erwan is a great resource to the rest of the Bud’s staff. Having been a part of the HVAC business for 11 years, he’s always got the answer you’re looking for. He values being a part of the Bud’s team because, “it’s like working with family.” Erwan is a big fan of spicy food, the spicier the better. He also has a love for motorcycles, especially Harleys. When he’s not out riding around town on his bike he can be found at home engaging in another one of his hobbies, gardening.
 
 
   

 

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Kristi Nelson
Marketing Director

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Jenny Rivers
Accountant
 
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Chris Klijanowiz
Accountant
 
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Stephanie Meier
Logistics Coordinator

 
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Autumn Terry
Logistics Assistant

 
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Sarah Fordham
Logistics Assistant

 
 
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Joe Hendrix
Service Manager
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Brian King
Senior Service Specialist

 
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Robert Powell
Senior Service Specialist

 
 
Rick Morton 
Rick Morton
Service Specialist
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Chris Smith
Service Specialist

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Chris Houston
Maintenance Specialist

 

Jose Morales - HVAC Apprentice 
Jose Morales
HVAC Apprentice
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Kevin Kramer
Sales Manager

 
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Chris Johnson
Senior Comfort Adviser
 
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Greg Smith
Comfort Adviser

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Steve Morewitz
Comfort Adviser

 
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Chandler Nelson
Comfort Adviser
 
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Chris Hubbard
Quality Assurance Specialist

 
 
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Patrick McNally
Lead Installation Mechanic


 
 

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Lester Crouse
Ductwork Fabrication Specialist

 

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Patrick Jones
Lead Installation Mechanic

 
 
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Robert Rountree
Lead Installation Mechanic

 
 
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Caleb Haney
Installation Mechanic Assistant


 
Jake Collette- Installation Mechanic
Jake Collette
Installation Mechanic

 
Blaine Deckard- Installation Mechanic  
Blaine Deckard
Installation Mechanic

 
 
Justin Schirripa- Installation Mechanic
Justin Schirripa
Installation Mechanic

 
Austin Hansknecht - Install Apprentice
Austin Hansknecht
Install Apprentice

 
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Scott Marshall
Plumber

 
 
Justan Blair - Plumber
Justan Blair
Plumber
Quinn Backus- Plumbing Apprentice
Quinn Backus
Plumbing Apprentice

 
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James Fulghum
Electrical Supervisor

 
 
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Paul Grimes
Master Electrician


 
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Jorge Coronado
Electrical Assistant

 
Joseph Neyer - Electrical Apprentice
Joseph Neyer
Electrical Apprentice

 
 
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Mike Lynch
Warehouse Manager

 
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Helen Spitzer
Warehouse Assistant

 
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Gwen Haas
Retail Appointment Supervisor

 
 
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Chris Medler
Lead Generator