Meet Our Team!

Meet our team of highly-skilled and friendly professionals and technicians! Our staff and technicians are your Queensbury, Glens Falls, Lake George NY heating and cooling experts!

David Crear – Owner

A graduate of SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica Rome with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business and Public Management. Started working for Northern Mechanical Services, Inc. in 2001 as a junior accountant and worked his way to Controller in 2008. In 2016, along with Dana Brambley, was provided the opportunity to become owner. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife and 2 boys.

Dana Brambly – Owner

Dana graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Occupational Studies which includes Plumbing, Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning from SUNY Delhi and an Associate’s Degree in Electronics from Rochester Institute of Technology. Originally from western New York, moved to the area in the late 90’s and started work at Northern Mechanical Services, Inc. as chief assistant for the prior owner, Richard Rozell. Dana and his wife enjoy traveling, trying different restaurants and visiting family, especially their two daughters, in western NY.

Ron Gilson – Installation & Sales Manager

Ron grew up in his family’s heating and air conditioning business in Bergen County, NJ and took over daily operations of the business at age 26. In 2003, he sold the business and remained on with the new owners for another 9 years. In 2012, Ron relocated to Kattskill Bay with his wife. Ron brings over 40 years of experience to our team and enjoys outdoor activities such as boating, camping, hiking, snowshoeing, and motorcycling in his free time.

Randy Hawkins – Residential Manager

Randy has been working in the HVAC industry sine 1997. He and his family relocated to Queensbury from Virginia in 2013 to escape the heat and humidity of the South. They are very happy here and enjoy the hiking, fishing, and nature the area provides. Randy joined our team shortly after the move and has settled in as a valuable member of our team. He is as polite as you could ever expect a Southern gentleman to be and brings a genuine happiness to each day. Randy looks forward to continuing to provide the highest level of service and satisfaction that our customers are accustomed to for many years to come.

Holly Rock – CSR/Dispatcher

Holly is the Northern Heating And Air Dispatcher and started with the company in April of 2017. Holly enjoys the day to day conversations with our customers and looks forward to getting to know them better. Holly grew up in Hudson Falls and now resides in Hudson Falls. She is the mother of two boys, Zane and Xander

Holly enjoys her time spent outside of work with family and friends. For a personal hobby she likes to capture those moments with photographs to scrapbook. She also enjoys being outdoors for cookouts and summer activities. She is a big fan of Country and Reggae music and enjoys concerts whenever possible.

Jerrick Jones “Jonesie” – Installations

Jerrick lives in Whitehall with his wife Sara and two children, Lyla and Chaun.  When he’s not working, Jerrick enjoys restoring old Harley Davidson motorcycles with his dad and spending time with his family.

Garry Golden – Installation

Hi my name is Garry Golden and I am an installation specialist and a licensed plumber for the city of
Glens Falls and northern heating and air. I hold 46 years of experience in the field. I enjoy spending my
free time outdoors gardening and I love spicy food.

Matt Todriff – Service Technician

My name is Matt Todriff, when im not working on heating and air conditioning systems I enjoy nerdy stuff of all kinds. I have two kids and a beautiful wife who I love to spend my free time with. I am originally from Brant Lake NY.

Charlie Wulfken – Service Technician

I live in Warrensburg on 43 acres with my wife of 30 years and our three saved shelter dogs. I have been in the HVAC business from a very young age working for my father down south. I moved up to the Adirondacks for a better quality of life.

Zack Bessette – Service Technician

My name is Zack Bessette I am 27 years old and I was born in Colorado. I have just recently relocated back to NY after living in Ohio for the past few years. I have traveled a good amount but I spent most my time growing up living in Chestertown NY. I enjoy fishing year-round and a lot of winter sports such as snowboarding and snowmobiling. I have three years of experience in the installation and service field of HVAC. I Enjoy my job and I am happy to be back in the Adirondacks.

Andrew Currie – Service Technician

My name is Andrew Currie. I have eleven years of experience with installations and service of HVAC equipment. I enjoy the outdoors and fishing year-round. My family and my cat skooch is who I enjoy spending my free time with.