Anita graduated from the University of South Dakota and has over 10 years of human resources experience in the Construction industry. As the HR manager, she oversees the hiring, development, and well-being of all Preston employees.
Human Resources Manager
Brandon holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Leadership and a professional certificate in Project Management. As a Director of Pre-Construction, Brandon directs the oversight of project management and engineering teams on all preliminary construction.
Director of Pre-Construction, PMP
Brian has 23 years of experience with Preston and is recognized as an industry leader in design and engineering. As President & CEO, he drives the company's overall business strategy and is hands-on with development of our growing design team.
President / CEO
Britney graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and has 3 years experience in private accounting. As the Accouting Manager for Preston, she assists in all phases of financial recording and reporting for the company.
Buck has been with Preston for 24 years, holding a variety of positions in the field. As superintendent, he leads a project build team, ensuring Preston’s scope is delivered on time and as outlined.
Celso started with Preston in 2008 and has over 20 years of experience in heavy industrial pipe insulating. As a superintendent, he leads our insulating teams, ensuring top-quality craftsmanship is delivered at every job.
Chris has been with Preston for 12 years. As VP of Operations, Chris is involved in all aspects of the construction and post construction phases including the direct oversight of Preston’s project management team, project operations, commissioning, and close out.
VP of Project Operations
Chris is a certified GCAP Level 1 & 2 Operator and has 11 years of experience with Preston, previously holding positions as a laborer and welder. As a superintendent, he manages a dedicated team on build projects in the field.
After supporting Preston as a contracted rig welder for 10 years, Clinton joined Preston full-time in 2018. As a superintendent, he leads a dedicated team of field personnel and is trusted to construct some of the most difficult and complex jobs in the industry.
Graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City and has a license in mechanical engineering. Craig handles all aspects of the construction and post construction phases including the direct oversight of Preston’s project management team, commissioning, and close out.
Director of Construction
Dallas has degrees in electrical and computer animation. For the last 3 years, he has been a key member of the Electrical division, helping integrate Preston built controls at client facilities.
Dalton graduated from Kansas State University and has learned the trade through hands-on jobsite experience and coordination of jobs while working with our senior project management team. In his new role Dalton will manage construction projects to ensure deadlines are met and budgets are maintained.
Danny has been with Preston for 15 years, learning as a laborer, fabricator, and parts specialist. He plays a central role in client support and leading the OEM parts division.
Daryl has been with Preston for 29 years and began working in the field as a welder. Since starting, he has held multiple roles at Preston, mostly within the Project Management/Engineering team. Daryl has oversight of sales, engineering, and the management of projects.
VP of Sales & Engineering
Graduated from Missouri University of Science & Technology with a Bachelor’s Degree in Science Mechanical Engineering. As a Mechanical Engineer at Preston, he assists in providing insight to our design team.
Elevi has been in working with Ammonia for many years. His certifications include, RETA CARO, Operator 1&2, IIAR-6 and PSM certified. As a PSM Coordinator for Preston, he ensures the safety of employees, training, and annual reviews.
Eric has been Preston proud for over 8 years, working his way up from laborer to leadership. As a foreman, he leads a field team on custom build projects.
Fernando worked as a millwright supervisor prior to joining Preston in 2004. His experience with high-precision machinery has helped him excel at leading a team in the construction of large-scale meat and food processing facilities.
Gus has earned a double major in Mechanical Engineering and Physics. As a Project Manager he is responsible for assisting clients at all stages of the design and construction process.
Jackson holds a Safety Management Degree from the University of Central Missouri, is a certified OSHA instructor, and has 3 years of experience with a national construction firm. He leads Preston's job site safety program.
Field Safety Specialist
James started with Preston in 1999 as a construction crew boss. For the last 8 years, he has served as Preston’s lead service technician, helping to develop and grow the company's maintenance and support program.
Lead Service Technician
Jamey has over 27 years of experience in industrial refrigeration, holding leadership positions in service, operations, design, and PSM. As a senior sales engineer, he works with new clients on their future needs and opportunities.
Senior Sales Engineer
John has 35 years of experience with Preston, serving as a laborer, pipe fitter, and welder. As a superintendent, he leads a skilled field team that specializes in facility construction and major maintenance.
John served 7 years in the U.S Marine Corp and has 20 years of industrial refrigeration experience at Preston. He is responsible for the company's Safety and Process Safety Management strategy.
Director of Safety & PSM
Joseph has an extensive background in Finance and Accounting and spent several years in the world of public accounting. He has been with Preston for 10+ years and currently serves as the CFO/COO, where he provides financial and operational guidance.
Chief Financial Officer/ Chief Operating Officer
Justin has been with Preston for 21 years and has held several roles within the company during his tenure. Justin’s depth of knowledge in Electrical components have helped create a successful panel shop to meet our customer’s needs.
Project Manager; Electrical, Automation and Controls
Koa has been in the recruiting industry for 8 years. Among her responsibilities as the Human Resource Specialist, Koa will assist with recruiting and the interviewing and hiring process.
Human Resource Specialist
Logan has an Associates of Science degree and has been a Preston team member for 4 years. As a systems integrator, he helps with the programming and installation of facility control systems.
Loren has a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Missouri and 6 years of experience with one of the largest engineering firms in the country. As a licensed P.E. in multiple states, he provides oversight for our design services.
Matthew has been with Preston for 7 years. As the Drafting Supervisor, he leads his team of drafters to create blueprints and other material for projects in order to start the construction phase.
Michelle has been a dedicated Preston team member for over 20 years. Working within the Accounting team, she uses her years of experience to receive billing and expedite payments to our valued trade partners.
Accounts Payable Specialist
With over 30 years experience in the refrigeration industry, Mike holds a number of professional certifications and licenses, including the RAI and CARO. In his role as Industrial Training Manager, Mike will conduct training sessions on industrial refrigeration for our employees and plant personnel.
Industrial Training Manager
Nate has 15 years of experience in industrial parts sales. As Director of Business Development, Nate will be responsible for identifying new sales opportunities, managing proposal scope development, and opportunity tracking.
Director of Business Development
Pedro has years of experience as a Service Technician. As a Sales Representative for Preston, he represents the Preston brand, while selling product and service to the Preston customers.
Sales Representatives - Parts
With 21 years of experience, Robert is one of the most knowledgeable programmers in the industry. He leads our Controls Programming and Integration team, helping clients automate, monitor, and optimize the performance of their refrigeration system.
Director of Systems Integration & Controls
Graduated from the Independent Electrical Contractors with an Associate’s Degree and multiple certificates. As a Field Service Manager, he will be managing service technicians personnel and their workload.
Field Service Manager
Robert attended the University of Missouri School of Engineering and has over 27 years of experience with Preston Refrigeration. As the Director of Electrical Engineering and Design, he leads the development and build of our custom control panels.
Director of Electrical Engineering & Design
Roger has been with Preston for 27 years, working as a laborer, pipefitter, welder, and service technician. As the Process Safety Management expert, he uses his field experience to help clients create functional and compliant PSM programs for their operation.
Asst. Director of Safety & PSM
Ruben has been with Preston for 17 years, serving as a superintendent in the field. Transitioning to shop foreman in 2018, he has been instrumental in the development and growth of our Fabrication division.
Shaun has been a Preston team member for 22 years, working his way from laborer to VP of purchasing & field operations. He is charged with directing procurement of materials, fabrication operations and coordination of our field teams.
VP of Purchasing & Field Operations
Tanner is a certified welder and has over 10 years of experience in mechanical contracting. He uses his knowledge in heavy construction to lead work in the field and bring success to even the most difficult of projects.
Thomas has over 13 years of experience with Preston, serving as a fabricator, laborer, parts specialist, and drafter. Today, he works as a project manager, serving clients through all stages of the design/build process.
Attended Johnson Community College for Construction Management. Is certified in, OSHA 30 hour and Refrigeration 101. As an Assistant Project Manager, he will assist the Project Management Team on the jobsite and finalize projects.
Assistant Project Manager