Matt Buehlman – Installer
Matt has recently relocated himself to sunny Florida from Illinois where he spent many years servicing our country in the armed forces as well as customers in the commercial air conditioning & heating industry. Matt received his HVAC training through Ranken Technical College 2012 and has been with Comfort Service since the beginning of 2016. He is a, attention to detail kind of technician. Matt is trained in Amana, Trane, & Rheem communicating systems along with Mitsubishi mini-split training. Matt is training to work in all aspects of our company. You may see him assisting in installing your new A/C or working on a commercial project as well as working in the service department.
Clayton Sutter – Sales Consultant
Clayton has been with Comfort Service since 2014,starting in the installation department as a helper learning the trade. He worked his way up into the service department becoming a very strong and knowledgeable technician. Now he is our Sales Consultant providing you with all his knowledge . Prior to working at Comfort Service Clayton has managed many large warehouses and traveled all over the us managing the development of condos, He also has an extensive mechanical background. Clayton has obtained training in Fujitsu & Mitsubishi mini splits as well as Amana and Trane communicating systems and EWC zone system specialist. Clayton is also knowledgeable in airflow distribution and balancing of your homes duct systems. His drive and work ethic is a great asset to our company.
Mike Wisdom - Installation Manager
Mike started with Comfort Service in 2007. Starting out as an apprentice working his way up through the many different positions and ranks in this industry. Through all his hard work and attention to detail, has earned the position of installation manager. Mike is very resourceful, a “Jack of all Trades” you would say kind of guy. Prior to Comfort Service he spent many years working as a field superintendent for a licensed general contractor. Mike has worked in different positions throughout the construction industry gaining him knowledge & experience in many specialized areas of the building process. Mike is always eager to get a project started, he will go out of his way to assist customers, employees, & fellow contractors with whatever needs to be done to complete the task at hand. As the manager of our installation department he adheres to the strict job schedule & deadlines for both residential and commercial jobs. Mike is very dedicated to the success and completion of every project while meeting or exceeding the Florida building code as well as upholding the integrity and standards set forth by the owners of Comfort Service
Dave Dennison – Service Technician (2002-2010, 2015-Current)
Dave has been with Comfort Service since 2002. His beginnings in this business started in our installation and through hard work, determination, & training he advanced his way into the service department. Dave has been trained in multiple areas such as air flow distribution, duct sizing, mini-splits, Amana inverter technology as well as Trane communicating systems. Dave offers many years of dedicated & knowledgeable service to our customers as well as our company.
Comfort Service Heating & Air, a Proud American family owned and operated since 1991, by Owners Robert and Jeanette Manning. Robert Manning started out as a small three man operation out of his home and has since grown into a thriving and well respected HVAC company in Brevard County. While Roberts work ethic, skills and knowledge motivated him to build Comfort Service in to what it is today, that was not without the help from his wife Jeanette. Jeanette has overseen multiple important aspects of the company's growth while also attending UCF to achieve a Bachelor's of nursing while raising 2 children with Robert. Now with over 30 years of experience providing customers with quality materials and workmanship, Robert and his management staff operate and train office & field personnel to maintain the highest level of quality & excellence that our customers have come to expect from Comfort Service. All of our technicians are Factory Trained, EPA Certified Technicians. Comfort Service has an extensive field training program that promotes continuous education to further expand our Technicians skills and knowledge to best serve our community. Although Comfort Service has grown much larger and faster than Robert predicted, he still managed to instill a sense of pride and family values within his employees. After all Total Comfort is our only business!
Mark McDougal - Maintenance Tech
Mark Graduated from Eastern Florida State University’s HVACR program at the top of his class 2012, and has been with Comfort Service Heating and air since 2014. Mark is also a Mitsubishi Factory trained technician on mini-split along with Amana inverter technology training; he is also our current senior preventative maintenance technician. Mark served our country for many years in the armed forces. In 1999 Mark went on to complete marine technician training at AMI and worked in the Marine & RV HVAC Industry prior to joining our team. The comfort of Comfort Service Customers is important to Mark and he is dedicated to providing quality customer service.
Stephanie Blazo – Administrative Assistant
Stephanie has been with Comfort Service since 2016. She is the first line of communication when you call the office. She brings with her years of dispatching technicians, and customer service. She assists in all departments and works side by side with the service manager on scheduling service calls as well as assisting in the PMP department with maintenance scheduling. She continues to take on increased responsibilities in the office such as inputting vendor invoices and taking over warranty claims. Although she has not been with us long, she is quickly becoming an asset to our “Family”. Stephanie is always eager to help and find the answers.
George Hayes – Lead Installer
George is the Company Man through & through and is very meticulous while going above and beyond. He is the first to arrive at the office in the mornings ready to go. He is an intricate part of the job site decision making process while also handling all of the “behind the scenes” support the company requires that most normally don’t see that allows the company to operate so smooth. His dedication to providing the highest quality of work is second to none. George has been with Comfort Service since 2009, although you would think he had been here from day one. George is very unique with his methodology, doing things that most would struggle to comprehend or would be able to fabricate. Besides being one of the friendly faces that greets you while installing your central air conditioner for your home he also works on commercial projects as well. In his free time, he gives back to the company, ensuring our property looks presentable to customers, including painting the buildings and organizing material storage at our facility. Prior to Comfort Service George has many years in the mechanical industry working on large commercial & industrial chiller systems. We are very proud to have him in our Comfort Service Family.
Austin Perry - Maintenance Tech
Austin is one of our newest maintenance technicians just starting his career in the HVAC business. He has completed our 40 On the Job Training hours in house training on maintenance techniques & policy’s. He is very eager to learn and provide the best service to our customers while performing your maintenance.
Michael Walton – Service Manager
Michael started his career in 1993 as a helper installing duct systems and equipment in manufactured homes. In 1995 he went on to Seminole Community College via Associated builders & Contractor (ABC) where he completed 8000 OJT Hours along with a 4 year course with National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) to complete his sheet-metal fabrication apprenticeship and achieved the status of journeyman. Michael went on to oversee the completion of many large commercial projects such as: Ronald McDonald House, Harris Communications retro-fit, Pinar, Chickasaw and Forsythe elementary schools, multiple Publix shopping centers, Sun Trust/Orlando and GameStop stores just to name a few.
In 2005 Michael set his sights on Residential HVAC where he learned to service equipment by working for one of the largest Carrier companies in central Florida. Michael has diligently worked his way up through the ranks having many different titles throughout the years from helper, Apprentice, JR Mechanic, Journeyman, Field superintendent, Field supervisor, Jr Project Manager, Service tech and Service Manager. Michael brings over 23 years of experience in all areas of the HVAC industry. He is well known and respected in the A/C community.
Michael has been with Comfort Service since 2011. Service Techs have a direct line to Michael; he is always available for technical support. Day, night, weekends, & holidays Michael is always committed to our technicians and our customers. He is also our Safety Officer that has headed up our In house HVAC & Safety training to technicians in all of our departments where employees learn by hands on training. He is available to customers over the phone for any technical questions they may have. Just call the office and “ask for Michael”
Kelly Jamison – Office Manager
Kelly has been with Comfort Service since 2009. She started young excelling in youth management programs in her first job as well as pursuing a business management degree, and is currently continuing her education. Prior to comfort service Kelly has worked in many aspects of the construction industry from steel fabrication to new home construction, as well as years in warehousing industry working in Inventory, Purchasing and Receiving. She began part-time and has excelled through the company from service dispatcher to office manager. Her knowledge of HVAC without being in the field is extraordinary. Kelly has a long time background of Accounting and computer skills that are above all others. Kelly manages the Office and the day to day operations alongside the owners. She also takes care of Advertising, including our website and social media sites. If you need to set up an estimate she will be the one to get you scheduled and will take you through the whole process of getting your new system installed from scheduling to permitting and warranty on your new system.
Welcome to the team!
Tim Merrified - Service Technician
Dalton Williams - Installer
Woody Little - Installer
Jeanette Manning – Maintenance, HR & AP
Like many young teens, Jeanette starting working at the age of fifteen in the food service industry and through hard work, dedication, and training she advanced her way up to a management position. Jeanette opened the doors at Comfort Service Heating & Air with Robert Manning in 1991 doing all the accounting, invoicing and other day to day business duties while attending UCF working towards a bachelor’s degree in nursing, meanwhile also raising two small children at the time. She graduated in 1995 with full honors. She worked diligently for eleven years at Arnold Palmer Hospital in Neonatal Intensive Care starting as a unit RN and advancing to charge nurse. She then went on to accept a position with Hospice of St. Francis where she spent the next five years as a case manager before rejoining comfort service full time in 2013. Jeanette has always played a key role from the beginning with Robert on the operations and growth of Comfort Service. When a customer calls to schedule a maintenance visit she is usually the helpful and knowledgeable voice greeting you on the phone. She takes on all the demanding tasks of the Human Resources and the Accounts payable departments. Jeanette and Robert pass along many years of their own experiences to all of the employees, Jeanette has a simple belief that continual education and great customer service is the key strategy of Comfort Service Heating & Air.
Robert Manning – President – Sales Engineer
Robert has been in the HVAC Business for over 30 years. He started as a helper in a 2 man operation and has worked his way up to owning his own business. His knowledge, skills, & integrity are above reproach. He is a mentor to all of his technicians & employees, He is a leader in his community and well respected by other air conditioning & heating companies. Robert is known for his honesty and reliable service amongst customers; he has always hired the best and the brightest hard working family oriented individuals that share his same passion that “TOTAL COMFORT is our only business, our customers deserve nothing less!” Comfort Service has always been a family owned and operated business with core values that are expressed through all of our employee’s and can be seen with every interaction with our customers.
Proudly serving Brevard County for over 30 years
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2145 Silver Star Road Titusville, FL 32796