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About Mill Creek Heating

Mill Creek Heating has been serving the Willamette Valley of Oregon since 2003. We are a family owned and operated business. We care about your family’s comfort, health and safety. Customer satisfaction is our number one priority. As a result, a majority of our new customers are recommended to us by satisfied current customers.

At Mill Creek Heating we install only the most reliable, energy efficient equipment available. We always take special care to protect your home during every installation and service call. We also take the time to listen to our customers and to answer any questions they may have. We want you to feel like you are part of our family.

Mill Creek Heating is a full service heating and air conditioning company. We are fully licensed and bonded to perform any residential heating or cooling project. Our employees are certified and highly skilled to ensure that your installation or service call is done right the first time. We offer free estimates for any installation and we offer maintenance agreements to better serve our customers. We also offer 24/7 customer support.

Our Staff

Toby Mix

Job Title

Owner

Job function

Toby manages operations of the company while overseeing the activities of the managers of the New Construction, Retro-fit, Service and Commercial Departments.

Background

HVAC installation

Bev Mix

Job Title

Office Manager – Bookkeeper

Job function

Bev is responsible for accurate and timely financial reporting which includes accounts receivable, accounts payable and payroll.

Background

Human Resource Management

Chris Broomfield

Job Title

Residential New Construction Manager / Geothermal Design Specialist / Estimator / Comfort System Designer

Background

18 Years HVAC Experience

Certifications & Licenses

Certified in Proper Efficient Duct System Design, IGSHPA Certified Geothermal Installer, Nate Ground Source Heat Pump Certified Installer, State of Oregon Geothermal Tax Credit Certified Technician, Water Furnace Geothermal Factory Trained Technician, Bosch Geothermal Certified Installer, Geothermal HDPE Pipe Fusion Certified Technician, EPA Refrigerant Handlers License, Oregon State Fire Marshal Certified Propane Gas Fitter, Mitsubishi Electric Ductless Heat Pump Certified Installer, Daikin Ductless Heat Pump Certified Installer, Lead Based Paint Certified Renovator, Oregon Construction Contractors Board “Ducts in the Conditioned Space” Certified, Gas Tite Certified Installer, Trac Pipe Certified Installer, Navien Tankless Water Heater Certified Installer, Rinnai Tankless Water Heater Certified Installer and Participated in Countless Trane Equipment Service, Design and Installation Classes over the years

Andrea Martin

Job Title

Receptionist

Job function

Andrea answers all incoming calls, determines the reason for their call, then directs the customer to the appropriate department. She also greets customers who come into the office and assists in purchases being made. She has been with the company since early 2016. She is usually at the office part-time, as she goes to school full-time.

Background

Andrea previously worked in customer service environments for 6 years.

Steven R Markham

Job title

Service manager

Job function

Manage the day-to-day operations of the service department

Background

Steve has 30 years of experience in the heating/cooling industry. He started in 1987 as an apprentice, “not knowing how to read a tape measure or pound a nail in straight.” He attended the Chemeketa Community College Sheet Metal program 1987-1991 and earned an Oregon Journeys card for sheet metal design and application. In 1993, he trained to be a service technician. He then spent over 20 years installing and repairing HVAC equipment. In 2007, he became a residential/commercial comfort specialist managing projects of all sizes. In 2014, he moved into the service manager position. In September 2015, he joined the Mill Creek team managing 6 service techs. His goal is to “help my crew grow and become more confident in their abilities and realize how great they really are.”

Kelsey Tegen

Job Title

Retrofit Sales Assistant

Job Function

Kelsey schedules appointments for the salesmen, as well as scheduling walk-throughs for Tim, our field supervisor. She handles tax credits and warranties, and assist with the phones. She pulls permits for the jobs, inspections.

Jennifer Korkeakoski

Job title

Service Coordinator

Job function

Jennifer worked in the banking industry for 10 years, and has also worked in the HVAC industry for nearly 10 years.

Rob Simpson

Job Title

Commercial Sales

Background

Rob was born in Montana and his family moved to Alaska in 1966. He graduated from Juneau-Douglas High School in 1983 and worked for a local plumbing and heating company while in high school. He installed his first boiler when he was 18 years old. Rob attended college in San Diego and Juneau and was working towards being a mechanical engineer when he left school to work in construction full time. Rob has been in the HVAC/Mechanical and building trades for over 30 years and he says he is still learning. As he puts it, “This trade has seen some amazing progress in energy efficiency in the last few years and I think the future is going to be really exciting for us here at MCH.”