Meet The Team

Allen Partlow

Allen Partlow, HVAC Service Manager

Allen has been with Johnson Comfort since 2014. He started at the young age of 14 working as an apprentice with his father and has continued in the trade for 44 years. He is a B1 Light Commercial HVAC licensed contractor (Marion County), NATE certified, Wirsbo Pipe certified, Mitsubishi mini-split service certified, water furnace geo-thermal trained, and holds an EPA Class 3 Refrigerant certification. In his free time Allen enjoys motorcycle riding and tinkering in the garage with multiple projects.

Brian Lambert

Brian Lambert, Customer Care Manager

Brian has been with Johnson Comfort since 2017 bringing 20 years of Customer Service experience with him. Making sure our customers have all their concerns taken care of in a timely and satisfying manner, makes customer service a fulfilling role in the company. He has several customer service management and team building as well as both lean and six sigma training. He loves to read a good book, spend time with his granddaughters, or just spend time out in nature.

Caroline Griesemer

Caroline Griesemer, Talent Acquisition-Events Coordinator

Caroline has grown up around the heating, cooling, and plumbing business as the 3rd generation of Johnson Comfort. She has worked at the office in several capacities since she was 14 years old. She is currently studying Business Finance at Brigham Young University in Idaho and is completing her internship here at Johnson Comfort where she plans to spend her career. In her free time, Caroline, enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Dave Mills

Dave Mills, Plumbing Service Manager

Dave started at Johnson Comfort in 2015 bringing experience as a plumbing journeyman to lead our team of plumbers in honest excellent service to our clients. He is a licensed Plumbing Journeyman and Water Well Drilling & Pump Installer by the State of Indiana. He is also certified in Backflow Testing and Gas-Tite certified. When he is not at work, Dave enjoys hunting, fishing and working on his classic cars.

Don Arvin

Don Arvin, Comfort Advisor

Don has been with Johnson Comfort since 2016 and has over 25 years of HVAC comfort system advising and client care. He is an avid Indiana sports fan so you can find him in his free time watching, reading, listening, and learning about all the local sports teams.

Jared Mills

Jared Mills

Jared has been with Johnson Comfort since 2016 and currently is leading the Commercial HVAC division with over 8 years of experience. He holds a universal EPA certification for refrigeration. In his free time away from work he enjoys spending time with his family and fishing.

Margo Brandenburg

Margo Brandenburg, Executive Assistant/Talent Acquisition Recruiter

Margo is new to Johnson Comfort, however, she brings an array of organizational talents and shares her Executive Assistant and Talent Acquisition skills of more than 30 years from her previous career and interacting with people through the many organizations that she is involved with. When she is not working, she enjoys “cruising the world” and volunteering with the organizations that she loves.

Paul Burgess

Paul Burgess, Vice President of Operations

Paul has been with Johnson Comfort since 2015. He brings 20 years of customer service experience and management of staff of up to 150. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Economics from Brigham Young University. He has spent the last 10 years studying management and motivation in the workplace. He considers his move to Johnson Heating Cooling Plumbing as his best professional accomplishment. Paul is an avid sports enthusiast on all levels from watching, organizing, or participating.

Shawn Keith

Shawn Keith, System Designer - Senior Service Technician

Shawn started with Johnson Comfort in 2011. He shares 15 years of trade experience with our customers ensuring they get the exact product to suit their needs. He carries certifications through NATE, Trane, Carrier, Mitsubishi, and Master EPA Refrigeration. While not at work, Shawn enjoys astrology, bird watching, gardening, and most of all spending time with his family.

Steve Donald

Steve Donald, Controller

Steve started at Johnson Comfort in 2016 bringing over 45 years of accounting experience from public accounting with a large national CPA firm to manufacturing and now with the service industry. He has his MBA in accounting and finance from St. Louis University. While not on the job Steve enjoys working around the house, inside and out, as well as reading.

Todd Wary

Todd Wary, Commercial HVAC Advisor and Training Specialist

Todd recently started with Johnson Comfort in 2019. Todd has over 30-years of experience in the residential and commercial areas of HVAC-R including work with chillers and boilers. His many certifications and trainings include: EPA universal, psychometrics, Trane Service One, Hepa filter integrity testing, NATE, Revco factory training on troubleshooting and repairs on Ultra=Low units. He is also Factory Trained for start-up and troubleshooting with Greenheck, AAON, and CES. When away from the jobsite, Tod enjoys spending time with his grandkids and being outdoors.