(314) 770-9800


Our Team

Best in the St Louis Heating and Cooling Business

At Academy Air, we only employ the best and brightest that the St. Louis heating and cooling industry has to offer. Then we make them even better by training and certifying them for HVAC system knowledge and ability with customers. Our team is the perfect size to handle any residential or commercial jobs.

  • Zach Silverstein, Owner/President
  • Terry Silverstein, COO
  • Briana Britt, Vice President
  • Mason Klippel, Director of Operations
  • Brian Kremmel, Sales Manager
  • Steve Morff, Field Supervisor
  • Carl Eckert, Production Manager
  • Elise Silverstein, Human Resources
  • Joli Podolsky, Accounts Receivable
  • Olga Rynkiewicz, Accounts Payable
  • Douglas Witte, Comfort Advisor
  • Jasmine Horne, Call Center Supervisor
  • John Layton, Sales Coordinator
  • Troy Mayberry, Production Coordinator
  • Jeff Greenberg, Assistant Production Coordinator
  • Jamie Rees, Warehouse Supervisor/Production Assistant
  • Randall Powell, Warehouse Assistant
  • Shavette Clinton, Customer Service Representative
  • Alex Guffey, Customer Service Representative
  • Katie Christie, Dispatcher
  • Natasha Eichner, Dispatcher
  • Samantha Christie, Administrative Assistant
  • Ben Cook, Service Department Team Leader
  • Justin Fey, Service Department Team Leader
  • Mel Benford, Service Professional
  • DaRico Clinton, Service Professional
  • David Cranmer, Service Professional
  • Mark Giraffa, Service Professional
  • Michael Ludwig, Service Professional
  • Antonio McDowell, Service Professional
  • Shawn McFarland, Service Professional
  • Mike Skikas, Service Professional
  • Dave Willett, Service Professional
  • Zackery Forshee, Service Professional
  • Ryan Havener, Service Professional
  • Gerard Pleasant, Service Professional
  • John Witte, Service Professional
  • Tony Kaufmann, Service Professional
  • Mike Conrad, Installation Professional
  • Mike Grana, Installation Professional
  • Brett Hagen, Installation Professional
  • Joe Watson, Installation Professional
  • Kyle Prior, Installation Professional
  • Don Roloff, Installation Professional
  • Derek Sullivan, Installation Professional
  • Adam Ternes, Installation Professional
  • Josh Gutridge, Installation Professional
  • Lucas Kelley, Installation Professional
  • Tony Bailey, Driver
  • Antonio Gusman, Driver
  • Michael Williams, Driver

Now that you know our team, find out how we can bring you into the Academy Air family by providing you with the latest HVAC products and quick, quality service. Contact us by phone at (314) 770-9800 or click here to learn more about our heating and cooling services or to schedule an appointment today.

We offer numerous residential and commercial services to fit any type of heating and cooling needs you may have. Click here to find out more about the services we provide and schedule an installation, repair or maintenance appointment today.

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