OWNER & PRESIDENT

Alan M. Crawford

Alan was with Broan-NuTone, LLC prior to purchasing the company from them and was the General Manager for medicine cabinet manufacturing since it was consolidated into the Cleburne facility in 2007.  Alan began as the Engineering Manager with Rangaire (then a subsidiary of Broan-NuTone) and was responsible for all manufacturing and led varying roles for multiple product line transfers as well as plant consolidations, closures and start-ups in multiple locations for bath fans, range hoods and medicine cabinets.  Prior to joining the company, Alan held progressively responsible positions in manufacturing engineering and Operations Management for several large manufacturers.  He has more than 25 years’ experience in manufacturing and operations management in a wide range of industries including metal fabrication, semiconductors, and telecom.  He holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering and an MBA from Texas Tech University.

OUR TEAM

Michelle Cook

Director of Supply Chain

Michelle’s role includes managing the Purchasing and Scheduling departments, dealing with foreign and domestic suppliers and negotiating inbound freight rates. She interacts with our vendors as well as our scheduling, production and quality departments to insure our ability to produce products as required to exceed the customer’s expectations. Michelle has worked for Rangaire twice, this time since January of 1992. She also enjoys gardening and spending time with her family.

Preston Hughes

Project Engineer

Preston works alongside Rangaire’s other engineers to provide new product designs, product improvements, and solutions to any day to day problems that may arise. He also coordinates with every area of the manufacturing team to make the manufacturing process more efficient. Preston is a proud graduate of Baylor University where he received his degree in mechanical engineering and mathematics. He has been working for Rangaire since June of 2016.

Colton Crawford

Sales Associate

Colton works as a sales associate for Rangaire MFG. Often traveling all over the united states to talk to buyers both potential and established. He also works to make sure our products are known, competitive, and desired. He does this by working closely with the various reps that we have around the country. Although just starting in 2018 this year he strongly expects to grow the brand and the business, and looks forward to the coming years with the team.

Daniel Garrett

Electroplating Technician

Daniel works to operate and maintain Rangaire’s state of the art electroplating operation. Daniel’s time is dedicated to maintaining the system through many laboratory tasks. He uses the results of the labs to review the state of the operation, and any changes to the system are based on those results. He has been working at Rangaire since 2012.

Richard Gaurkee

Quality Engineer

Richard assumes a leadership role over the quality department and oversees the finishing department to ensure that Rangaire’s products are produced with the highest quality possible. He also serves as the technical adviser to the customer service department to help answer any detailed and technical questions customers may have about Rangaire’s products. He has been working with Rangaire since February of 2003.

Kevin Hanks

Logistics Manager

Kevin is responsible for organizing the dispatch and delivery of goods in a timely and safe manner. He also negotiates transportation rates and services with carriers, and manages a diverse transportation team. He has been with Rangaire since August of 1987.

Raul Villalba

Metal Fabrication Supervisor

Raul supervises the fabrication process at Rangaire. He and his team check the production schedule every day, and work vigorously to make sure that every product is made on time. He oversees the use of raw materials in punching and forming the product bodies, and vigilantly inspects the raw materials, machinery, and formed bodies to ensure quality built products. Most importantly, he supervises safety regulations within the fabrication team. He began working for Rangaire in January of 1984.

Nancy White

Customer Service Manager

Nancy strives to exceed customer’s expectations when it comes to service. She spends her day assisting customers with analytical, technical, and customer service support.  She has spent most of her years at Rangaire in Customer Service, but assumed the position of Finished Goods Scheduler for a period time between customer service assignments. She has been working at Rangaire since October of 1993.

Michael Kamp

Controller

Michael is an experienced Vice President of Finance/Accounting with a demonstrated history of working in the accounting industry. He is skilled in Negotiation, Internal Audit, Operations Management, Sales, and Team Building. He is a strong finance/accounting professional with a BBA focused in Accounting from Texas Wesleyan University. During his time off, Mike enjoys photography, culinary, watching his daughter’s sports, socializing with friends, and has been a football official for 21 years. Mike began working at Rangaire in June of 2017.

Brenda Reyna

EDI Specialist

Brenda specializes in EDI (Electronic Data Interchange). She has 25 years of great experience in the customer service and professional field. Her day to day activities consist of processing orders, shipping notifications and invoicing. She started with Rangaire in April of 2014.

Stephanie Sepulveda

Customer Service Representative

Stephanie works alongside other team members to provide great customer service. She spends her day entering orders and answering the phone. She helps solve problems and questions from customers and sends replacement parts to consumers.  Stephanie joined the team at Rangaire in July of 2017.

Judy Hight

Receiving Department Supervisor/Inventory Controller

Judy works as Supervisor of the Receiving Department, driving lifts, unloading trucks and receiving incoming materials. She also ensures correct counts and transfers of materials to the assembly line to produce our products. She started working for Rangaire in April 1977.

Sandy Martin

Customer Service Representative

Sandy has a friendly southern accent when she answers the phone to help customers with their questions and any problems they may have with their medicine cabinets or mirrors. She enters orders, tracks shipments, and handles returns and credits. She can also assist in locating replacement parts that our customers may need. Sandy has been with Rangaire since February of 2014.

Edward Morgan

Customer service Representative

Ed strives to provide the best customer service support to every customer he encounters. He talks to customers daily to help with placing orders and answering questions about the Jensen medicine cabinet line. He has been providing customer service for the past 11 ½ years. Ed is native to New Orleans and has been working at Rangaire since December of 2013.

Pat Hannah

Senior Buyer

Pat works in the Purchasing Department where she works closely with Scheduling and Customer Service to make sure their daily requirements are met. She is a detail oriented, responsible buyer with experience in the manufacturing industry. She manages six commodities as well as working with the vendors to control costs. Establishing strong vendor/customer relationships are key to her job. Pat started working at Rangaire in April of 2004.

Robert Ortegon

Safety and Maintenance Manager

Robert maintains safety operations of the facility, and oversees and maintains the operation of equipment to operate to the highest quality to produce great products. He has been working for Rangaire since 1986.

Ben Simpson

Mechanical Engineer

Ben is a proud mechanical engineering graduate from Tarleton State University currently working as our manufacturing engineer. Ben oversees the manufacturing process and works diligently to ensure the highest level of quality and efficiency throughout our production lines. He also works with other engineers to constantly innovate and improve our products to satisfy the needs of our customers and aid in the growth of our company. Ben began working with Rangaire in June of 2018.