Meet our Staff



Hankwitz Heating & Cooling is lucky to have a conscientious group of team members who continue their education in the latest technology to better serve their customers. Hankwitz Heating is fully licensed and insured. 

With over 4 decades of Knowledge and skill shared by the Hankwitz Family a dedicated team was built that will stand the test of time for years to come. 

Timothy Hutchison, Business Manager/Estimator; Tim has 30+ years of work in the field with installation and service. This has built a huge foundation of skill, knowledge and expertise in what he recommends in his estimates to our customers. Tim takes great pride in quality installations, a master of the trade. Tim joined the Hankwitz team in September 1991. 

Kevin Nash, Service Technician Supervisor; Kevin graduated from Ferris State University in 1985 with a degree in Heating and Cooling and joined Hankwitz team in June 1990. With 30+ years of experience in the field, Kevin is a great asset to our company and customers. He's also a great teacher for our entire staff and future generations. 

James Kullman, Installation Supervisor/Lead Installer; James is our problem solver, organizer, Jack of all trades. A trusted component to the equation of getting things done in a timely manner and is a great asset not only to this company but to the customers as well. James joined the Hankwitz team in September 2011. 

Kay Dust, Office Manager; Kay started working under Cheryl’s leadership in May of 2016. In almost 6 years of time with the company, Kay has learned a lot about the Heating & Cooling industry and continues to grow. Her dedication and time spent learning has helped this team continue to thrive. 

Jeremy Kyte, Installation/Crew Leader; Jeremy joined the Hankwitz team in October of 2018. Growth and development and leadership skills being taught by upper management, shows highly in Jeremy’s work ethic always wanting to be better at everything he sets out to do. Closely following in the footsteps of his predecessors/teachers. Jeremy cares about the outcome!

Amy Pider, Office Administrative Assistant & our Company Compliance Officer; Amy joined the Hankwitz team in October 2020 and brought customer service excellence with her and has a great knack of providing our customers kindness and understanding as well as to the Hankwitz team and gets our days going on a positive note every day! 

Jesse Blanton, Service Technician/Installation; Jesse joined the Hankwitz team in January 2019. Jesse is a loyal self-motivating dedicated technician and although he has not been with our company long, he has made huge strides in his learning and developing skills that would seem to reflect years of effort done every day the Hankwitz way! 

Cameron Kelso, Service Technician/Installation; Cameron joined the Hankwitz team in February 2021. Cameron started out in installation and quickly moved up the ladder to Crew Leader. He has since moved into the Service Technician and showing a great deal of skills, another young technician being taught the Hankwitz way! 

Derek Mauer, Installation/Crew Leader; Derek joined the Hankwitz team June 2021. Derek brings great personality to the team and a lot of hands on, hard work, do it yourself experience. He shows strong skills in installation and great appreciation for the teachings given to him by his predecessors/teachers, the Hankwitz way!