Bob Barnebey

Bob has been President of Amcon Controls since 2002.  While he likes to consider his role primarily technical, there are many business management and sales duties that consume his time.  Bob has worked in wholesale distribution and contracting since 1984 and has experience designing and fabricating control panels for various applications.  He also oversees the AutoCAD and technical sales areas of the San Antonio branch.

He is an active member of Controls Group North America (CGNA), American Society of Heating, Refrigeration, and Air Conditioning Engineers, Inc. (ASHRAE), Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA), and the San Antonio Building Engineers (SAABE).

Bob earned an Associate Degree in Microcomputers for Business from Del Mar College in Corpus Christi, Texas, and a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration from the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas.  His certifications include: Johnson Controls Legacy N2, Facility Explorer FX, Honeywell LCBS, WEBS AX, and Tridium Niagara AX Controls.

In his spare time, Bob enjoys aquarium reef keeping, the outdoors, boating, fishing, hunting and traveling with his wife.

Mark Bickle

Mark has been performing all facets of HVAC mechanical and controls work since 1985 and carries a Class A air conditioning and refrigeration license. Mark has been Vice President of Amcon Controls since 2010, and works directly with Bob to resolve issues and to meet the needs of our customers and employees. He provides extensive training for contractors and our in-house employees. His duties also include developing project proposals with contractors, technical assistance, programming, sales and sales marketing.

Credits: Computer science at San Angelo State University. HVAC technical School, 5 year apprenticeship program through the Local union 142.

Certifications and factory training include: Lennox Heat Pump School, Liebert School, Carrier Flowtronics, Dunham Bush Screw Compressors, Solidyne Automation Programming, Toshiba VFD training, Alerton Automation Programming, Baldor VFD Training, Management Training, Distech Echelon Controls Training, Trane Sales Training, JCI VFD Training, JCI FX Controllers Training, Honeywell Controller Training, JCI FX Tridium Training, and Tridium Training and Certification.

In his spare time, Mark enjoys his family, movies, books, wood working, fishing, hunting, and traveling.

Sam Aguilar

Sam joined the Amcon Controls team in 2015 but has an extensive customer service background in the controls industry. Joining the US Navy Fighter Squadron VF-51 in 1975, Sam worked on the navigation and bombing systems for the F-4 and F-14 aircrafts. Upon leaving the Navy in 1980, Sam married his middle school sweetheart and went to work for Johnson Controls, then Ward Systems assisting contractors with their control needs.

 

Sam is a proud father of 3 and enjoys keeping up with sports, barbecuing and spending time with his wife, kids and 6 grandkids.

 

Albert Braddick

Albert has been working at Amcon/Complete Controls since 2000 and has nearly 15 years of experience working in the HVAC controls and control applications industry. His exposure to the HVAC industry came at an early age when he "unwillingly" helped his dad in his small contracting business.

As Inside Sales and Technical Support Representative, his responsibilities include the quoting and packaging of fully engineered jobs, generation of job-specific AutoCAD drawings, and start-up and commissioning of the completed installation and end-user training.

Albert's specific expertise includes factory training on Johnson Controls' Metasys DDC (ASCs, DX9100, N30, M3 Workstation, etc), and Tridium certification for the FX20/40/60 platforms. He is also versed in ASI Controls and Honeywell LCBS. Albert also enjoys attending his two daughters soccer games with his wife.

Tim Champine

Tim is the Branch Manager at Amcon's Austin location where he is responsible for developing business in new markets.

His extensive 40 years of experience in the controls industry includes: commercial and industrial controls, system design and engineering, contracting, installation, programming and commissioning and sales and service to the HVAC industry.

Tim has his systems certifications from Honeywell, Johnson Controls and Siebe Controls. Tim received his Associates Degrees in Computer Application Software from Del Mar College. He does extensive training with contractors providing solutions and teaching problem solving skills.

His interests include traveling, hiking, kayaking, camping and telling epic survival stories to put the fear of bears and other critters into to the hearts of kiddos everywhere and generally enjoying fresh air and sunshine in the great outdoors.

Brande Cheek

Brande is the latest to join our Amcon Team at our Houston Branch. She comes aboard with 28 years in the HVAC business (she started when she was 8) with 20 doing controls wholesale. With vast experience and knowledge, she has held many positions with previous HVAC employers including Counter Sales, HR/accounting, inventory controller, and outside sales. She has gained extensive knowledge in valve and damper sizing, pneumatic controls as well as Honeywell and JCI EMS systems.

 

In her free time she enjoys her two dogs and one cat, shopping, cooking, reading and travelling.

Frank Culotta

Frank has joined the Louisiana and Mississippi team with over 30 years of experience in Building Automation and Controls. He has extensive background in Honeywell and Johnson Controls. His background includes N30, M3/M5 Workstation, M Graphics, Metasys, PMI, NAE, all JCI Legacy Controllers, FX Controllers, PCG Controllers, Facility Explorer Servers and Supervisors. He also has experience in Fire, Security and Closed Circuit Television. Frank has certifications from Honeywell, Johnson Controls, Eaton, Novus Edge, and Pyrotronics. His role is to provide technical support, technical training, and programming support for Louisiana, Mississippi and Florida based contractors. He served as a submariner in the United States Navy as a Missile Technician on board the submarine USS Woodrow Wilson.

In his spare time, Frank enjoys off-road riding with his children & grandchildren.

Daniel Garcia

Daniel joined Amcon Controls in 2010 after several years working as an electrician. As a Counter Sales Representative for Amcon's San Antonio location, his responsibilities include assisting customers with questions regarding parts, orders and shipping and receiving. He likes long walks on the beach with himself at noon.

Joey Holmes

Steve Hudson

Steve has over 30 years of experience in the HVAC industry including his time with Amcon/Complete Controls starting in 2006. As Houston’s Area Manager, Steve’s primary duties include driving business, managing customer relations and overseeing branch operations.

 

Steve is a member of the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) and the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). In his spare time he enjoys cooking, fishing, camping and spending time with his children.

Adam Martinez

Adam joined Amcon in 2009 in our San Antonio branch as a counter salesman helping customers with questions regarding parts and orders. He since has had differing roles including Outside Sales in Austin for a time. He is currently working for corporate in San Antonio to assist in needed areas as Amcon expands.

 

He has a Certificate in HVAC from Everest Institute. In his spare time, Adam enjoys riding his motorcycle, swing dancing, playing the guitar and singing.

Brad Messinger

In 2009, Brad started with Amcon Controls and established and managed a storefront in Louisiana that serves the Gulf South region. In the Fall of 2014 he returned to Texas and currently works as Inside and Outside Sales in our San Antonio and Austin locations. An avid hunter and fisher, Brad proudly served in the U.S. Army.

Crystina Page

Crystina is the branch manager for the Louisiana Gulf South Area. She has over 20 years’ experience in the Commercial HVAC/R and Automation wholesale distribution with Procurement and Inventory control.

She has over 5 years of field experience with the Johnson Controls Metasys System with programming and commissioning for HVAC field applications. She has certificates from the Johnson Controls Institute for Programming and Commissioning along with a HVAC/R from Delgado community College. She also has won the Johnson Controls Merit Award and Chairman’s Award of Excellence for the Integrated Procurement Suppliers Program.

 

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family with her interests in fishing and attending NHRA and Nascar races.

Brandon Ryan

Brandon joined Amcon in 2010 as a programmer. He is responsible for assisting customers with field technical support regarding programming, software and other DDC operations. Brandon holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Texas at San Antonio.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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