Plumbing Heating & Cooling Employees

Lawrence | Plumbing Heating & Cooling

Lawrence – Owner

From Houston Lawrence has found his home in Manhattan since 2006. He loves relaxing at home with his family watching sports, movies, having full blown wrestling matches in the living room with his son, or playing board games (unstoppable at connect four). When it comes to employees and customer service Lawrence has a knack for creativity, perfection and raising the bar.

“It should go without saying, if the person who works at your company is 100 percent proud of the brand and you give them the tools to do a good job and they are treated well, they’re going to be happy,”

Richard Branson tells Inc. president and editor-in-chief Eric Schurenberg in an interview.

Kathy | Plumbing Heating & Cooling

Kathy – Management Team

From Whidbey Island Washington. Kathy moved to Kansas in 1988 when her husband and family were stationed on Fort Riley. Kathy has raised 4 amazing sons, has a degree in Early Childhood Development and a real passion for early childhood education and animals. On her free time Kathy loves to cook and bake, enjoy her cats, root for the Seattle Seahawks and hosts the world’s best sleepovers for her grandkids. Kathy has been in the customer service industry for over twenty years and has become a valuable addition to Plumbing Heating & Cooling.

Martin Tompkins | Plumbing Heating & Cooling

Martin Tompkins – Management Team

From the Houston/ Manhattan area. Martin is a licensed Master HVAC Certified professional. He moved to Kansas City for a few years but moved back to Manhattan to begin a career at Plumbing Heating & Cooling. Martin loves playing disk golf, spending time with his family and listening to music. He also has his first child on the WAY!!

Sean Butler | Plumbing Heating & Cooling

Sean Butler – Service Team

Sean has lived in the Manhattan area for 5 years, however he is from Whidbey Island Washington and moved here for a job opportunity with Plumbing Heating & Cooling. Sean loves playing Call of Duty, Clash of Clans and becoming one with his couch on his days off. Sean has an unbelievable talent for customer service and has created quite the following of loyal customers who adore him because of his humor, mastering of small talk and attention to detail. And like Martin, he also has his first child on the WAY!!

Chris Ricci | Plumbing Heating & Cooling

Chris Ricci – Service Team

From Houston Kansas. Chris worked on Fort Riley, plumbing all the new housing as well as historical renovations for main post before starting a career with Plumbing Heating & Cooling. He is currently studying for his Master Plumbing Test to further his plumbing knowledge to an elite level. Chris loves to workout, listen to music and spend time with his son.

Lia Petty - Plumbing Heating & Cooling

Lia Petty – Office Receptionist

Florida born and raised, I came to Kansas by the wonderful world of the Army. My husband was active duty for almost 6 years where Fort Riley was our last duty station. I am currently a student at Kansas State University (#EMAW) Where I am working on my Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Operations and Supply Chain management. We have two awesome children, Landon and Alivia, who are major motivators for us in life as a whole. For fun I enjoy cooking, shopping and anything to do with music.

Patrick Turnbow - Plumbing Heating & Cooling

Patrick Turnbow – Service Team

My name is Patrick, I’m from a little bit of everywhere. My family and I moved to the Manhattan area so that I could work for Plumbing Heating & Cooling. I received my AAS from Vatterott College after studying HVAC/R. I’ve spent several years working in the HVAC service industry in AL and in IL. I really enjoy what I do, troubleshooting heating and air conditioning systems. The more difficult the problem, the more I like. In my time-off, I really enjoy spending time with my wife and two boys. We like to go for walks and play with our dog. I am also the scout den leader of my oldest son. I look forward to serving your needs in the future.