Douglas Martin, P.E.President - W.H. Demmons Inc
Douglas began his career in 1976, when he joined the Carrier Corporation. Over the next 40 years, he went on to work for companies around the world, from Galson & Galson Consulting Engineers to Munters Cargocaire. In 1986, he became a partner at W.H. Demmons, Inc., and eventually moved into the position of owner and president. Today, W.H. Demmons is a leader in HVAC solutions, geothermal systems, and engineering projects, thanks to the experience of Douglas and his entire staff. He is proud to help clients find the best solution for any problems.
Carl PiirainenVice President / Field Operations Manager
Having spent more than 20 years in the electrical and controls industry, in addition to more than 15 years in the HVAC industry, Carl is a wealth of information and experience, both for our internal teams and our clients. Between the years of 2008 and 2014, he served as controls manager, during which he engineered and designed schematics and graphics for various controls projects, oversaw the installation of electrical and control systems, and managed numerous large-scale projects for a wide range of clients. In 2014, he moved into his current role as field operations manager, and continues to use his professionalism and experience to ensure every project sees success.
Mike Richard, P.E.Vice President / Engineering Manager
In 2006, Mike Richard joined the W.H. Demmons team, bringing to the company more than 28 years of experience in the engineering and manufacturing fields. His expertise – along with his broad range of supplemental skills and knowledge – has allowed him to work effectively with clients, always designing energy efficient solutions appropriate to each individual project’s needs. He has been an ASHRAE member since 2005, and served as president of Maine’s ASHRAE chapter from 2010 to 2011.
Jeff BardHVAC Construction Manager
Jeff began his career at W.H. Demmons in 1995, after completing a two-year degree that landed him a position as a journeyman. Seventeen years later, he has moved into his current role as construction manager. His experience and knowledge in the field – from installation to servicing of HVAC equipment – has proved to be a great asset, both for team members and clients. Jeff manages and coordinates all new construction, retrofit, and major repairs, to ensure complete customer satisfaction.
Jarod RichardEstimating Manager
Jarod joined the W.H. Demmons team in 2001 as a roofing technician. Over the years he has shifted into additional roles, such as metal shop technician and engineering assistant, until he earned his current title of estimating manager and systems engineer. Jarod focuses on development of energy efficient HVAC projects from conceptual design through final installation by utilizing skills in HVAC, design, estimating, drafting, and project management.