Our Team

We're proud to introduce you to these fabulous people that make the magic happen.

Sales Team

  • Sales Director Tim Winkler It’s hard for Tim to express how proud he is of EandM, its culture and employees. He really enjoys his work and living in a cutting edge digital universe – however, at home he’s all analog. He enjoys listening to vinyl music through a valve (tube) amp and reading historical novels, so he can pair them with his future travel plans. CONTACT
  • Sales Manager Randy Barnes Randy has been with EandM for ten years. He recently moved to Southern California to transition into his new role and to be closer to his son, who is attending college. Thinking about going on a cruise? Talk to Randy because he has been on over 38 of them! CONTACT
  • Sales Manager Tony Laughlin Tony has been with EandM for over six years and he believes in the long standing business practice of building solid relationships with his valued customers. This belief has helped him cultivate business within his established accounts and nurture new opportunities with patience. He looks toward to the future! CONTACT
  • Sales Manager Annette O'Connor Annette moved to Portland in 2017 from the Bay Area. She was a prior customer of EandM for 18 years, heading up a small machinery manufacturer. She was always impressed with the people at EandM and is now proud to be part of the team! CONTACT
  • Senior Account Manager Lisa Hull Lisa was EandM’s first hire when EandM expanded and opened the southern California office in 2011. One of her favorite pastimes is hanging out with her beloved rescue pooches; Fredo Corleone and Ginger Rogers George during one of their favorite pastimes–ROADTRIPS! CONTACT
  • Account Manager Dan Hanley Dan is married with two kids and lives in the Livermore Valley wine country. In his spare time, he enjoys throwing darts, listening to hard rock, and going wine tasting. CONTACT
  • Account Manager Miguel Mejia Miguel is very passionate about his work and enjoys learning how to integrate SICK products with Siemens PLCS. When he is not doing work related stuff, he enjoys hanging out with his family and friends, and watching sports. (Go Niners!) CONTACT
  • Business Developer Andres Ponce Andres has been at EandM for five years and is based in the North Bay. He enjoys providing automation solutions and support to his customers. When he’s not working, you can catch him managing an adult softball team in Santa Rosa. CONTACT
  • Account Manager Mauricio Garcia Mauricio is based out of America’s finest city, sunny San Diego! He has over 10 years of automation and industrial controls experience. His time away from work is spent enjoying some football or hoops. Habla Español! CONTACT
  • Business Developer Angelica Anguiano Angelica is a CSU-Fresno graduate. She holds a degree in Electrical Engineering and has six years of experience in Manufacturing and Motion Control. She loves meeting new people and is always amazed with the ingenuity of our customers. CONTACT
  • Account Manager Beth Lemon Beth enjoys building relationships with her customers and providing solutions to meet their automation needs. When she isn’t at a hockey rink or sports field for either of her two teenage boys, Beth loves reading, having a glass of wine with friends, and taking long walks with her Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Dodger. CONTACT
  • Business Developer Daniel Ponce Daniel has been with EandM since March of 2014. He is a passionate Oakland Athletics fan and believes there is no better stadium than the O.co Coliseum. In his spare time he enjoys golfing and chasing birds with his German Shepard Emma. CONTACT
  • Account Manager Mitoon Dey Mitoon has an Electrical Engineering background and a huge passion for dance. Aside from reading books, eating, and having Netflix marathons, she also teaches dance class every week. She is always up to explore something new, just make sure it doesn’t involve biking – she’s just starting to learn! CONTACT
  • Account Manager Mike Moran Mike is a Portland Oregon native from a very large family and a huge sports fan! His hobbies include cooking and keeping up on the ever evolving food scene, and attending sports events. CONTACT
  • Account Manager Alex Holzhausen Alex has a background in custom sensor and control systems. No matter the project, he lives by the motto, “if it's worth doing, it's worth doing right,” and works tirelessly with his customers to deliver the quality and performance they need to succeed. In his free time Alex likes to write music and to travel with his wife and family. CONTACT
  • Account Manager Eric Baker Eric moved to Portland in 2018 with his wife. He comes from a Mechanical Engineering background and has over eight years of manufacturing experience. In his free time, you can find him outdoors, at a new restaurant, or catching a local sports game. CONTACT
  • Account Manager Jason Miller Jason recently moved to Washington from Arizona. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering with a focus on Lean Manufacturing, has over five years of experience in defense communication and aerospace control systems, and he values building strong and lasting relationships. In his free time he enjoys hiking, camping, and rock climbing. CONTACT

Product Experts

  • Product Specialist Hardik Thakkar Hardik joined EandM over four years ago. He previously worked for an OEM and has extensive hands-on experience working with Automation Products. He likes experimenting with cutting edge technologies so he can bring proven solutions to all of EandM’s customers. CONTACT
  • Product Specialist Lillie Deas Lillie has been working at EandM since she could walk, child labor laws do not apply to family businesses, but was officially hired on two years ago. She has been lucky enough to travel to five continents. If you have any movie, music or novella recommendations please share! CONTACT
  • Product Specialist Akshay Bhati Akshay holds a bachelors in Electronic and Communications and a Masters in Computer Science Engineering making him, both a hardware and a software specialist. He likes experimenting with cutting edge automation to bring proven solutions to clients. He is also a sports car enthusiast, so he can give you excellent car tips too! CONTACT
  • Product Specialist Sarvjit Sinha Sarvjit has a bachelors in Electronics and Telecommunications, a Masters in Electrical Engineering with specialization in Adaptive Control Systems, and has worked on developing firmware for inter-device communication. He’s passionate about cooking and loves experimenting with new cuisines. CONTACT
  • Product Specialist Tj Singh Tj holds a bachelors in Electronic Communication and a Masters in Information Systems. He is a serious technocrat who loves to adventure with new electronic gadgets. He is into hip hop music and likes his songs bass heavy. When not in office, he can always be found working out at the gym. CONTACT
  • Product Specialist Dan Stewart Dan has been in the automation and controls industry for over 28 years. Whether it is converting legacy equipment or a new application, he is there to make sure the best products are selected and enjoys utilizing the world-class products that EandM has to offer. CONTACT
  • Product Specialist Eric Keller Eric has a bachelors in Mechanical Engineering and has been in the Industrial Process and Manufacturing industry for years. At work he enjoys finding innovative solutions to the toughest challenges his customers can imagine - bring it on! At home, he is an avid homebrewer and passionate about brewing science. Oh, and he loves his German sports cars. CONTACT

Tech Support

  • Technical Support Engineer Daniel Nicholas Daniel has been on the EandM technical support team for just over ten years. He says "he spends his days at work so his nights and weekends are available for family time, riding bikes or building things that amuse him." CONTACT
  • Technical Support Engineer Brian Meinz Brian has been with EandM technical support for nine years. He enjoys the challenges and rewards of a constant learning curve environment. Outside of the office, Brian likes camping, backpacking, and attempting to play guitar. CONTACT
  • Technical Support Engineer Joe Schlitzer Joe has been with our automation support team for just over a year. He’s kept busy goofing off with his energetic infant son, enjoying the outdoors of Northern California or watching a SF Giants baseball game. CONTACT
  • Technical Support Engineer Jason Brendmoen Jason (Jay) joined our award winning Tech Support team this year after almost 20 years in the telecommunications industry, working from tech support to marketing and sales. Outside of work he enjoys traveling or relaxing while creating the newest batch of home brew beer with his son and friends. CONTACT

Inside Sales

  • Director of Sales Operations Kathleen Brown Kathleen started with EandM in 2008. She loves to travel and has a long list of must see destinations to visit. She also likes camping, gardening, baking and is a huge music lover of all varieties. CONTACT
  • Inside Sales Manager Dani Vargas Dani has worked for EandM for over eight years. She has two small monsters that rule her life during off hours. In an effort to escape, she’s always looking for the newest brewery, podcast or book. CONTACT
  • Inside Sales Dylan Bree Dylan has been with EandM for seven years. In his free time, Dylan enjoys checking out the latest technology, gadgets, and video games available; or enjoying the many micro-breweries Sonoma County has to offer. He is an avid bay area sports fan, but mostly follows hockey and the San Jose Sharks. CONTACT
  • Inside Sales Mindy Ward Mindy joined the Inside Sales Team in December, 2016. She grew up in the South Bay and moved to Sonoma County ten years ago. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing sports and card games, and hiking local trails. Mindy is a fan of the Golden State Warriors, San Francisco Giants and the 49ers.” CONTACT
  • Inside Sales Tony Vasco Tony has been with EandM since December 2014. In his spare time, Tony collects vinyl records, plays bass and tries to keep up with his kids and his three dogs. CONTACT
  • Inside Sales Tabatha Reece Tabatha has been with EandM since June 2015. During her off time she enjoys making memories with her husband and three young children. CONTACT
  • Inside Sales Ty Brown Ty has been with EandM since January 2011. In his spare time, he enjoys fishing, camping, watching Ancient Aliens and perfecting his barbeque - with a goal of competing at the "Memphis in May National Barbeque Competition" in Tennessee. CONTACT
  • Inside Sales Tyler Carewe Tyler joined Inside Sales in January 2017. He grew up in Petaluma, where he now resides with his wife and two children. In his spare time, Tyler enjoys playing basketball, video games, and keeping up with the latest consumer technology. He is an avid Golden State Warriors fan and feels he waited long enough for that to pay off. CONTACT
  • Inside Sales Kristen Hall Kristen joined Inside Sales in January 2018. In her spare time, she enjoys worldwide travel, local wine tasting, beach activities and keeping herself up-to-date on new consumer technology. CONTACT
  • Inside Sales Sunny Nagra Sunny is a Sonoma County native, who just moved back to the area from Arizona. He enjoys working on his car, going to car shows, as well as rooting for Kevin Harvick (#4) in NASCAR and the 49ers for football. CONTACT