Services Team

Keith Lawson Services is the place to be employed if you desire an opportunity to grow in knowledge, skill and experience and excel in both position of responsibility and earnings.

KLS is a member of Nexstar Network, a national association of HVAC, plumbing and electrical contractors, and operates according to Nexstar's Code of Ethics.

Tallahassee

Keith Lawson II

Keith Lawson II

President

Keith worked in the business while attending college, and joined KLC full-time after graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Building Construction from the University of West Florida in 1992. He holds Florida Certified Plumbing, Certified Mechanical, Certified General and LP gas licenses, as well as Alabama Plumbing and Conditioned Air and Georgia Plumbing and Conditioned Air licenses. Keith has been estimating and managing commercial plumbing & mechanical projects of all sizes since 1992. Keith served on the Board of Directors for the North Florida Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors organization until 2013, when he was appointed by Governor Rick Scott to fill the Mechanical seat on the Florida Construction Industry Licensing Board (CILB). Keith is the current CILB Chairman, and served as past Chair of the Additional Business Entity Committee and past member of the Florida Homeowners Recovery Fund Committee. Keith has been accepted in a Florida court as an expert witness in both the plumbing and mechanical trades.

Donnie Stringer

Donnie Stringer

Service Manager

Donnie Stringer has been in the HVAC and plumbing industry in North Florida since 1997. Second generation in our industry, experienced in residential and commercial business, he joined the Keith Lawson Services team in 2014. He chose to be a part of our team, because of our reputation in the industry of having sincerity in doing the right things the right way, and our commitment to our customers and employees. Donnie was our 2015 “Above and Beyond Award” recipient. When not serving with our team, he spends his time in various volunteer organizations in our community. He enjoys spending time at the beach and with his family.

Daniel Boydston

Daniel Boydston

HVAC Service Technician

Daniel has worked in the HVAC service industry since 2005 and with Keith Lawson Services since 2012. His two boys keep him motivated every day to continue gathering knowledge and to growing in the industry. Loving what he does and helping people makes it all worthwhile to him. Daniel has his EPA Universal Technician Certification and is certified in Airflow Characteristics and Diagnostics. Daniel is experienced in long term commercial jobs, short term residential installs and sheet metal fabrication.

In his spare time, Daniel enjoys kayaking, motocross, biking and running. He also completes in obstacle course racing and holds a first degree black belt in karate. He was our "Above and Beyond" award winner 2014, 2015 and 2016, and was named the 2017 Employee of the Year!

John Hagen

John Hagen

HVAC Service Technician

John Hagen began working for Keith Lawson Services in 2016. John enjoys working for Keith Lawson Services because, "They treat their employees and customers with respect, they stand behind their work and they are fair employers." John was born and raised in Colorado, where, in 2010, he received his Associate's Degree in Comfort Technology and Refrigeration from Redstone College. He was runner up for top technician in his graduating class and graduated with honors and a 3.987 GPA. John also earned his EPA Universal Certification. John relocated to South Georgia and married his best friend Rebekah; they are happily married and starting a family. His hobbies include fishing of any and all kinds, particularly fly fishing and shark fishing, bow hunting, riding motorcycles and woodworking.

Josh Kosin

Josh Kosin

HVAC Service Technician

Josh has been in the HVAC industry since 2004. He loves helping others and making things work again. His main hobbies are spending time with his wife and friends, fishing and spear fishing, and mud riding with his razor on the weekends.

Jeremy Marsh

Jeremy Marsh

HVAC Service Technician

Jeremy Marsh began his HVAC career while serving in the Marines in 1999. After Honorable Discharge in 2001, Jeremy attended Rowan Cabbarius Community College in Charlotte, NC and earned an Associate’s Degree in HVAC. In 2003, Jeremy returned to his hometown Tallahassee, and worked as a sheet metal fabricator and performed commercial HVAC service work. Jeremy joined Keith Lawson Company in 2012 and brings with him a large amount of experience from small residential equipment and mid-size commercial equipment to large chillers and boilers. Building automation for commercial and residential equipment is something Jeremy specializes in and enjoys. In his off-time, Jeremy enjoys fishing with family and friends, spending time with his family and tackles various remodeling projects for homes and businesses.

Nathan McKenzie

Nathan McKenzie

HVAC Service Technician

Nate McKenzie started in the HVAC industry in 2006. He obtained his certification in Advanced HVAC and Refrigeration in 2008. Since that time, he has acquired a section 608 EPA, TRAC PIPE, and core certifications through North American Tech Excellence (NATE). Nate has been with Keith Lawson Services since 2010 and continues to work toward increasing his knowledge of the industry. His commitment to service has earned him the "Team Player Award" in 2011, "Above and Beyond Award" in 2012, 2015 & 2017, and "Employee of the Year" in 2013. Leisure time is spent with his wife and son, fishing and carving sculptures.

Brandon Medina

Brandon Medina

HVAC Service Technician

Brandon was born and raised in Georgia. He has been in the HVAC industry since 2015, with both residential and commercial experience. Brandon has been to the Ultimate Technician Academy in Arkansas twice, once for electrical and the other for refrigeration, and attended the Hvac service excellence Press Play experience in Texas twice. He holds an EPA type 2 refrigeration certification. Brandon enjoys spending quality time with my family, hiking, trail riding on side by sides, playing video games and firearm target practicing.

Daniel Ogden

Daniel Ogden

HVAC Service Technician

Daniel has been involved in the HVAC industry since 1979. He started as a dispatcher and moved through the ranks of the industry acquiring his Florida Certified Mechanical license in 1989. He has acquired RSES heat pump technician status and is also NATE certified. Dan believes in customer value and transparency on every project and service call. Dan also enjoys mentoring others, helping to make good technicians into great technicians. Dan is a motorcycle enthusiast and restores older Chevrolet trucks as a hobby. He has been with Keith Lawson Services since 2016.

Alex Olmstead

Alex Olmstead

HVAC Service Technician

Alexander Olmstead has been with Keith Lawson Services since 2017. He started as a parts runner and quickly moved his way up to HVAC retrofit/installation and is now an HVAC Maintenance Technician. Alexander enjoys working at Keith Lawson because everyone feels like family instead of just co-workers. Alexander enjoys spending his spare time with his family and friends and playing video games.

Bruce Rowan

Bruce Rowan

HVAC Service Technician

Bruce has worked in the HVAC service industry since 1992 and is experienced in long-term commercial jobs as well as short-term residential installs. Bruce has an EPA Universal Technician Certification and is certified in Airflow Characteristics and Diagnostics. In his spare time, Bruce enjoys hunting, fishing and bogging. He is a family man and is most proud that his best friend, his son, is serving as a patriot in the Army.

Micheal Curles

Micheal Curles

HVAC Comfort Consultant

Michael Curles has been in the HVAC industry for over 10 years, starting out as an install helper and then moving up to lead installer. Over the years of continuous training and hard work, Michael has grown into his sales and customer service position, taking pride in assisting customers to select the right system for their home or business and lifestyle. His certification includes multiple years of Professional School for Installation and Sales and he is also EPA certified. When not taking care of customers, he enjoys spending time with his family and granddaughters. Michael is also an avid outdoorsman who loves hunting and fishing.

Mike Smith

Mike Smith

HVAC Comfort Consultant

Mike Smith has been in the HVAC industry for over 30 years. His certifications include, Licensed Master Gas, Design Professional for Ductwork and Ventilation, Multiple years of Professional School for installation and controls. Mike is also trained for installation, sales and service for LENNOX, American Standard, Carrier, Trane and Goodman. He has worked with Keith Lawson Services for four years as the Comfort Consultant in the HVAC department. Last year Mike reached One Million in sales!! We are proud to have him with us. He enjoys playing drums in his church band, dancing and spending time with his wife.

Tim Colvin

Tim Colvin

Plumbing Service Technician

Tim Colvin has been in the plumbing industry for over 20 years. He was in an apprenticeship program for 4 years and has certifications with RINNAI, backflow prevention, OSHA & AQUATherm. Tim has worked with Keith Lawson Services as a Residential Service Technician since 2008. Tim is also cross-training with the HVAC department. He enjoys hunting, fishing, NASCAR and spending time with his family.

Winner of the 2017 "Above & Beyond" Award!

Michael Hayes

Michael Hayes

Plumbing Service Technician

Michael Hayes has been in the plumbing industry since 1985 and has worked with Keith Lawson Services in the Residential Service Department since 2010. He is both strong in customer service and technical knowledge, earning him "Employee of the Year" in 2014. What he enjoys most about service work is meeting new people and being able to help them meet their plumbing needs with a personal touch. In his spare time, he enjoys wood working, singing karaoke and volunteering at his church.

Josh Holden

Josh Holden

Plumbing Service Technician

Josh Holden has been in the plumbing industry since 1998. He has installed the plumbing in over 500 new houses in Tallahassee and countless remodels and repairs. Josh was a part of the crew that installed two high school's plumbing, Chile’s High School and Arnold High School in Panama City. He is certified in medical gas, polypropylene fuse type gas fittings, acid waste pipe and is proficient at operating back hoes and mini excavators. In his personal life, he enjoys playing pool, most sports and spending time in the outdoors and with his family. Josh enjoys meeting new people and taking care of their plumbing needs.

Joshua Shepherd

Joshua Shepherd

Plumbing Service Technician

Joshua has been in the plumbing industry for over 25 years. He is a fifth-generation plumber from Birmingham, Alabama. He comes from a family of plumbers who were involved in writing the plumbing code for the SBCCI. Joshua moved here to raise his children in our great city, and wanted to live where he vacationed. His hobbies include rock climbing, fishing and spending time with his family.

Rex Tillery

Rex Tillery

Plumbing Service Tech

Rex has been in the plumbing industry since 2015 and, “I’m very proud to be part of the KLS team.” Rex enjoys helping others and being a part of his community. Rex loves the great outdoors and fishing, and his family is his greatest joy in life.

Eddie Trujillo

Eddie Trujillo

Plumbing Field Supervisor

Eddie Trujillo has been in the plumbing industry since 1995 and has been with Keith Lawson Services since 2003. Eddie specializes in backflow prevention, commercial applications, boilers, sewer cameras and five star customer service. He loves to help customers and seeing them smile when the job has been completed. That commitment has earned him the "Employee of the Year" in 2005 and 2016 and "Above and Beyond Award" in 2014. In Eddie’s leisure time, he enjoys golfing, fishing, playing sports and spending time with his family.

Panama City

Chris Infinger

Chris Infinger

Vice President / Division Manager

Chris joined Keith Lawson Company in 2013 as Division Manager for the West Florida satellite office in Panama City, FL. He has over 36 years’ experience in the mechanical and plumbing industries including Design/Build, Estimating and Project Management. Chris’s knowledge covers a wide range of facilities including Hospitals, Military Facilities, Schools, Gymnasiums, Conference Centers, Manufacturing Facilities, Condominiums, Hospitality, Retail and various types of Commercial Facilities.

Chris holds Florida Certified Air Conditioning Contractor and Certified Plumbing Contractor licenses, an Alabama Master Plumber / Gas Fitter license, a Georgia Master Plumber Non Restricted license, a Florida Medical Gas Certification and a Florida Fire Protection System Contractor V license.

Mike Hightower

Mike Hightower

HVAC Service Technician

Mike has been in the HVAC industry for over 20 years. He started with Keith Lawson Services in 2002 and is an HVAC service technician. During the course of his career he has obtained many certifications; Nexstar Training/ Effective Management, Estimation Management, Rinnai Water Heaters, International Code Council for Florida Building Codes, Copeland Certifications, Florida Notary, and Frequency Drive Compressors. On his days off, he enjoys RC racing, hiking, fishing and spending time with his family.