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BALTIMORE, MD

Joe Dvorak
Territory Sales Manager
jdvorak@safgard.com

Joe is the territory manager for Baltimore, Washington DC and northern Virginia. Joe has been married to his wonderful wife Donna for over twenty-five years. He spends most of his time with his three children - Amber, Joseph and Tyler. He enjoys the beach and coaching baseball. Joe has season tickets to the Philadelphia Eagles and enjoys taking the children and friends to the games!

Roy Holmes
Retail Store Manager
rholmes@safgard.com

Rick Krebs
Mobile Shoe Manager

CHARLOTTE, NC

Erik Coleman
Retail Sales Specialist
ecoleman@safgard.com

Kevin Mohr
Retail Store Manager
kmohr@safgard.com

Kevin has been happily married to his beautiful wife since 1979. He is very proud of their awesome daughter, son-in-law and grandson. Kevin has been in the shoe business since 1973 as a store manager working for Endicott Johnson, Thom McAn, Iron Age and most recently as a shoemobile driver with Lehigh. Kevin is now happy to be a part of the Saf-Gard team.

Chad Rankin
Territory Sales Manager
crankin@safgard.com

CHARLOTTE B, NC

Mark Pittman
Retail Sales Specialist
mpittman@safgard.com

CHEEKTOWAGA, NY

Derek Jones
Mobile Shoe Manager

Melvin Lloyd
Retail Store Manager

Enrique Marrero Jr.
Retail Sales Specialist
buffalo_store@safgard.com

Rico enjoys spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren as well as his two large dogs. He enjoys working around the house. Rico has several hobbies, and loves watching and participating in sports. His favorite teams include the Blue Jays, the Bisons and he is a season ticket holder of the Bandits. Enjoy life!

Don Riney
Territory Manager for Western NY
driney@safgard.com

Don has been with Saf-Gard since 2010 as a territory sales manager and store manager. He has twenty-two years of experience in the safety shoe industry. Don has been married for twenty-seven years to his beautiful wife Teri. They enjoy traveling and riding ATV's.

EDISON, NJ

Art Gockeler
Retail Store Manager
agockeler@safgard.com

Art came to Saf-Gard with thirty-five years of retail footwear experience and has twelve years of safety footwear experience. Art manages the Saf-Gard in-plant store in Merck Rahway and spends the rest of the week in the Edison, NJ store. During his off hours Art spends his time in the mountains with his girlfriend Sue and loves to fish. Art is also a big time New York football fan!

Elvin Sevilla
Territory Manager
esevilla@safgard.com

Elvin has been with Saf-Gard since 2007. He is married with three children (one boy and two girls). Elvin enjoys having quality time with his family. They are his reason for striving to be better in what he does everyday. He is also an avid soccer fan.

Jay Waters
Territory Manager
jwaters@safgard.com

Jay is responsible for operations and inside sales at the Edison NJ location and surrounding counties. When he is not busy working at Saf-Gard, Jay enjoys spending time with his lovely wife Iris and their four grandchildren. Jay is an avid football Giants and Rutgers fan!

FLORENCE, SC

Tom Drumm
Retail Store Manager
florence_store@safgard.com

GREENSBORO, NC

Sherri Aaron
A/P Specialist
saaron@safgard.com

Sherri has worked with Saf-Gard since 2007 in inventory and accounts payable. She has been married to her husband Randy for twenty-five years and has two daughters, Lindsay and Katie. She feels as though the best times are those spent with family and close friends. Sherri enjoys sports, summertime at the beach and watching the Carolina Tarheels!

Becky Avin
Corporate Office Manager
bavin@safgard.com

Becky has been with Saf-Gard since 1992 and she serves as the office manager in the Greensboro location. Her responsibilities include overseeing the billing teams throughout Saf-Gard, set-up of new customers, updating current customers and assisting all customers and employees of Saf-Gard in any way she can. She enjoys being a Nana of four grandchildren and spending every minute available spoiling them!

Marty Avin
Mobile Shoe Manager
mavin@safgard.com

Marty has been with Saf-Gard since 1994. He enjoys working with our customers and assisting in any way that he can. In his free time, he is an avid sports fan. His teams are the South Carolina Gamecocks, Green Bay Packers & Yankees. Marty enjoys being a granddaddy of four and spending time with family and friends.

Michael Bjerk
Mobile Shoe Manager
mbjerk@safgard.com

Michael has several years of experience in managing retail shoes sales since 1986 with Rack Room Shoes as a store manager, later with Thom McAnn Shoes and also with Oshman's Sporting Goods as store manager. He has worked as a mobile store manager for Saf-Gard since 2006. Michael and his beautiful wife Cynthia have two sons. Their son Mitchell is attending NC State University. Their other son Kit is attending Trinity High School. Kit races BMX throughout the east and plays on the Trinity High School soccer team. Michael enjoys several outside activities including motorcycling, motorcycle racing, slot car racing, taking his family to BMX Races around the southeast and fishing.

Eric Bunch
Mobile Shoe Manager

Lisa Burgess
Mail Order Team Specialist
mburgess@safgard.com

Lisa was one of Saf-Gard's first employees. She worked alongside of Ann & Bob Kubis for fifteen years doing every job except driving the shoemobile! She is very happy to rejoin the Saf-Gard family! She feels like she has come home, though she will always miss Ann Kubis. In her spare time, Lisa enjoys reading, fishing, collecting rocks and Indian artifacts with her husband and their son Christian. She is also involved with animal rescue and wildlife rescue. Lisa believes if you can find humor even in the most difficult situations then you have won!

Lindsay Cleghorn
Content Creation Specialist
lcleghorn@srmax.com

Rob Darst
Chief Financial Officer
rdarst@safgard.com

Rob joined our team in March of 2013. He and his wife enjoy spending time together and traveling with their four kids and one grandchild. They are almost empty nesters as they still have one child at home. Rob and his wife Barbara are active in their church and Rob plays the lead guitar with the worship band playing primarily contemporary Christian music. He still enjoys his guitar roots with classic rock influences from Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Aerosmith, The Allman Brothers, Queen, Great White and Jethro Tull, just to name a few! His all-time favorite tune is the lead guitar from Led Zeppelin's classic "Stairway To Heaven." Rob is a CPA and has over thirty-three years of quantifiable financial experience within several industry groups. He started his career with KPMG in 1979 after graduating from UNCG with a Bachelor of Science degree in business and a concentration in accounting. He left the firm in 1985 and joined Continental Cellular Corporation (a joint venture with Continental Cablevision and Jefferson Pilot) as their corporate controller. The company was sold in 1988 and Rob joined McKinney Furniture Rentals as their chief financial officer. He later joined Southern Office Furniture / Macthrift as their CFO and was promoted to president of the organization in 2010. The company was sold in 2012 and Rob joined Saf-Gard shortly afterwards.

Tracie Davidson
Marketing Project Coordinator
tdavidson@safgard.com

Rob Dunn
Territory Sales Manager
rdunn@safgard.com

Sandy Flynn
Billing Team
sflynn@safgard.com

Darin Frederick
Systems Administrator
dfrederick@safgard.com

Michael Gainyard Sr.
A/R Specialist
mgainyard@safgard.com

Vickie Garland
Billing & Invoicing Specialist
vgarland@safgard.com

Scott Garner
Retail Sales Specialist
sgarner@safgard.com

Scott joined the Saf-Gard family in 2009. He is married with two children, and his hobbies include reading, running and spending time with his family. Scott's favorite Bible verse is from Psalm 37:4 "Delight yourself in the Lord and He will give you the desires of your heart."

John Gouge
Mobile Shoe Manager
jgouge@safgard.com

John joined Saf-Gard in 2005 after working for twenty years as a manager for IHOP in Orlando, Florida. When John is not busy working, he can be found watching sports, working on his car or buying and selling electronics. John is an avid reader and he loves to read anything by Michael Connelly, Dean Koontz, Vince Flynn, Stephen White and Brad Meltzer. They are his favorite authors.

Gary Griffin
Mobile Shoe Manager

Heidi Hammond
Mail Order Team
hhammond@safgard.com

Jennifer Hodges
Inventory Purchasing Manager
jhodges@safgard.com

Jennifer has been with Saf-Gard since 2003. She oversees the ordering, inventory and accounts payable. When she is not busy at work she is spending time with her husband Keith. They enjoy family time with their son Richard, daughter Makenzy and youngest son David.

Steve Hovis
Mobile Shoe Manager
shovis@safgard.com

Steve has been with Burroughs for several years as a shoemobile driver. He enjoys spending time with his wife, his daughter and two stepsons. Steve also enjoys shag dancing, hunting and fishing!

John Kelly
Territory Sales Manager
jkelly@safgard.com

John has been with Saf-Gard since 2006 as a territory sales manager. He brings to the table over twenty years of experience as a sales manager in the safety shoe industry. He was a business administration major at UNCG. John is happily married to his beautiful wife Cathy. They have a grown son and daughter. In his spare time, John especially enjoys following Carolina Tarheel sports!

Gregg Kubis
Vice President of Special Projects

Gregg can be found on most days in the Greensboro office. Gregg concentrates on keeping the mail order and customer service teams on track and providing our customers with the best shopping experience possible. Gregg along with his lovely wife Christy and sons Chase and Connor enjoy spending time with friends and family. Whether it is a weekend at the beach or a day at the lake, the Kubis' enjoy spending time outdoors. Gregg and his family are quite involved with their church. Gregg volunteers as a Cub Scout leader for the church sponsored Cub Scout Pack 600, while wife Christy uses her skills as a school teacher to help with Christian education. Chase is involved with the high school youth, while Connor enjoys singing in the children's choir. Gregg is always ready with a hearty laugh, a smile, and helping hand. "Be Prepared"
Cub Scout Motto "Scouting is fun with a purpose."
- Robert Baden-Powell
Founder of Scouting

Jeff Kubis
Vice President/ Co-Owner
jkubis@safgard.com

Jeff works hard to ensure our sale efforts, product selection, and services meet and exceed our customer's expectations. His largest contribution is his ability to get the job done! He manages a sales territory, territory managers, mobile store managers, retail stores, inventory purchases, and a few human resource responsibilities. One of the greatest things about wearing many "hats" is that each day holds a new challenge for Jeff. He graduated from Appalachian State University in Boone NC in 1991 with a bachelor's degree in marketing. God has blessed Jeff with a beautiful family! His wife Diana, son Chad, his daughters Audrey and Gracie are a huge source of joy in his life. Jeff's hobbies and interests include working out, golf, church, and yard work. What he tries to live by are God's biblical teachings. One of Jeff's favorites is Proverbs 3:5 "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him and he will make your path straight."

Jackie Lackey
Marketing Project Manager
jlackey@srmax.com

Allen Lunsford
Warehouse Specialist

Allen joined the Saf-Gard team shortly after graduating high school with the class of 2013, and states "I couldn’t ask for a better group of people to come to work with everyday." Allen also bleeds black and gold for the Pittsburg Steelers.

Melissa McPherson
Cash Receipts Specialist
mmcpherson@safgard.com

Lee Mercer
Territory Sales Manager
lmercer@safgard.com

Jenny Mitchell
Lead Graphic Designer
jmitchell@safgard.com

Tawanda Motley
Purchasing Specialist
tmotley@safgard.com

Tawanda has been with Saf-Gard since 2010. She is happily married with one handsome son & grandson. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, & reading.

Irene Neal
Billing Team Specialist
bneal@safgard.com

Irene joined Saf-Gard in 2013. She is married to Mike who is a pastor. She has two sons, two step daughters and together they have eight grandkids as well as their baby "Bobo" (a shiutzu). Irene loves to watch the sunrise at the beach and she enjoys any of Gods beautiful creations. "Be still, and know that I am God" Psalm 46:10

Rick Nordquist
Mobile Shoe Manager
rnordquist@safgard.com

Rick has been with Saf-Gard since 1991 and enjoys working as a mobile store manager. He has been happily married since 1995 and he has eight awesome grandchildren. Rick is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, where he was born and raised. Some of his hobbies include jogging, golf and watching movies. He is a big sports fan and loves to watch all sports.

Steve Parr
Controller
sparr@safgard.com

Steve has been with Saf-Gard since 2001. He is responsible for all aspects of accounting. When not working for Saf-Gard, Steve enjoys spending time with his wife Kim and their twins, Tyler & Megan. He also enjoys playing golf and watching his kids play sports.

Amy Peebles
Regional Sales Support
apeebles@safgard.com

Ashley L. Perdomo
Customer Service Lead
aperdomo@srmax.com

Another one of our hardworking team players has accepted a promotion. Our valued, Inside Account Manager, Ashley Perdomo has been promoted to Customer Service Lead. Ashley will be responsible for leading the customer service team for both offices at Patterson Street and Lewis Street. She will be instrumental in training new Customer Service Specialists. Ashley will work with the team to stay up to speed with ongoingtraining and coaching in customer service.

Darlene Reid
Customer Service Specialist
dreid@safgard.com

Darlene started working for Saf-Gard in December of 2013 as a Customer Service Specialist. Her interests and hobbies include spending quality time at her church and being "Mimi" to her two precious granddaughters that live with her. Darlene really enjoys time with her family.

Mike Roberts
Assistant Warehouse Manager
mroberts@safgard.com

Mike enjoys working for Saf-Gard in the warehouse department. Teamwork is one of Mike's top priorities along with getting the job done. When he is not at work, Mike enjoys shooting pool.

Misty Rodriquez
A/R Specialist
mrodriquez@safgard.com

Misty has been working in the collections department with Saf-Gard since 2007. When she is not busy working, Misty loves spending time with her husband and their children Alex and Becca.

Patrick Senn
Returns / Customer Service
returns@safgard.com

Patrick has been with Saf-Gard since 2006 working with returns and customer service. In the past he worked for thirty-eight years in the electronic / fiber optic industry, primarily with AT&T. He retired from General Dynamics in 2002. Pat has traveled extensively as a professional and then through missions work. In his spare time Pat enjoys reading, hiking, golf, traveling with a purpose and working part-time at Saf-Gard.

Brenda Simpson
Customer Service Representative
bsimpson@srmax.com

Feather Sneed
Customer Service Specialist
fsneed@safgard.com

Wesley Stinson
MSM Supervisor
wstinson@safgard.com

Jeff Teetor
Mobile Shoe Manager

Jeff joined Saf-Gard in 2009 as a mobile store manager. He is a native of High Point, NC. He has one daughter and one son. Jeff enjoys camping and four wheeling. He also shoots Civil War competition for a unit formed in 1861 called the Guilford Grays. In his spare time he enjoys metal detecting and artifact collecting!

Jeremy Tejada
Warehouse Manager
jtejada@safgard.com

Mackenzie Terry
Customer Service Specialist
mterry@safgard.com

Katrina Twitty
Corporate Accounts Receivable Manager
ktwitty@safgard.com

Gregg Vaughan
Technical Support Analyst
gvaughan@safgard.com

Gregg has been an employee with Saf-Gard since May of 2003. He has been working in technical support for Saf-Gard since April 2, 2016. Previously, he worked in shipping and receiving. Gregg is a sports fanatic and a diehard Duke and Carolina Panthers fan. In his spare time, he enjoys spending quality time with his lovely wife and two sons.

Richard Walcott
Navision Specialist
rwalcott@safgard.com

Jimmy Wilder
Chief Technology Officer
jwilder@safgard.com

Jimmy brings over 20 years of experience in Information Technology, joining Saf-Gard in late 2013. He's that rare breed of IT-geek who can work effectively with businesses to solve problems and improve customer experience and service. Jimmy and his wife, Amy, love spending time with their two boys and are active with their church, cub scouts and sports teams. In his spare time, Jimmy is an avid reader and also enjoys golf, fishing and as many trips to the beach as possible.

Tom Winkles
Mobile Shoe Manager

Joe Woodson
Mobile Shoe Manager
jwoodson@safgard.com

Joe has been with Saf-Gard since 1998 as a mobile store manager. Joe is our helpful utility guy. He enjoys playing guitar in his free time. He plays country, blues, gospel and rock-n-roll. Joe plays tennis twice a week. He enjoys watching pro tennis and he is a Tarheels fan all the way!

John Wright
Shipping Specialist
jwright@safgard.com

John has been a loyal Saf-Gard employee since 1993. John's ability to manage the flow of shoes through our headquarter operation is impressive. Day in and day out, John has proven himself to be a reliable worker and a very positive influence for his co-workers. In his free time, John enjoys coaching his own kids and their friends at various sports. John also has a lifetime goal of a single digit handicap at golf. When not golfing or coaching, John enjoys relaxing with a good book.

Ryan Young
Mobile Shoe Manager

Ryan joined Saf-Gard in April of 2009. He enjoys working here at Saf-Gard. Ryan thinks that everyone here is very friendly and he thinks that really makes the entire working day go by more smoothly. He was born and raised as a Tennessee boy. Go VOLS!

LANCASTER, PA

Scott Ashmore
Mobile Shoe Manager
sashmore@safgard.com

Scott currently works out of the Lancaster, Pennsylvania store. He has been driving the metatarsal shoemobile route since January of 2012. In this role he travels more than any other mobile store manager as far north as Massachusetts and as far south as Washington, DC. Scott has been working for Saf-Gard since April of 2007. He began working in the retail store at our Lancaster location and eventually became a steel toe mobile store manager at the New Castle location in January of 2008. Scott enjoys working with the customers on site.

Ken Herbaugh
Vice President of Sales
kherbaugh@safgard.com

Ken has worked in the footwear industry since 1979. He joined Saf-Gard in 2007. He has been married to his wife Nancy for over thirty-five years and has two grown children, Allison and Adam. Ken enjoys travelling and spending as much time as possible with his family.

Pat Kubis
President
pkubis@safgard.com

Pat's hobbies include spending time with his wife Stacey and their daughters Katie and Kendall. Most of his free time is spent at various ice-skating events, birthday parties, and school activities. When time permits, Pat enjoys hiking with his family, playing tennis, jogging, and cheering on his North Carolina Tarheels!

Chad Milan
Territory Sales Manager
cmilan@safgard.com

Chad is the sales representative for PA and western MD. Chad graduated from the University of Delaware in 1999 and worked in the banking industry for ten years prior to joining Saf-Gard. Chad's father and brother have both worked for Saf-Gard, which makes for some interesting times. Chad is married to his wonderful wife Jessica and they have two children Travis and Lilly. Chad enjoys going to the beach, fishing and playing golf in his spare time, but most of all he likes to play with his kids whenever possible.

Lena Neff
Retail Store Manager
lan_store@safgard.com

LYNCHBURG, VA

Deal Dalton
Retail Store Manager
lynchburg_store@safgard.com

MILFORD, CT

Jonathan Florez
Retail Store Manager
jflorez@safgard.com

Ginger Bartlett
Regional Sales Representative
gbartlett@safgard.com

Ginger has been working in our Milford, CT store since 2009. She is the mom of 21-year-old triplet boys named Adam, David and Joseph. Some of her outside interests includes walking, hiking, reading and spending time with her boys.

NEW CASTLE, DE

Christian Burke
Replenishment Leader
cburke@safgard.com

Bill Chaffee
Mobile Shoe Manager

Bill has worked at Saf-Gard since 2007. He has been selling shoes since 1983, first as a retail store manager, then as a mobile store manager for Iron Age from 1994 to 2007. Bill currently lives in upstate New York with his wife, Colleen.

Keith Collins
Mobile Shoe Manager

Keith has been with Saf-Gard since 2005. Keith has a loving wife and family. When he is not busy at work he is spending time with them. Keith also enjoys ice hockey and watching Eagles football.

Peter Colonna
Mobile Shoe Manager
pcolonna@safgard.com

Josè Dominguez
Mid-Atlantic Director of Operations
josed@safgard.com

Josè is the Mid-Atlantic Director of Operations. He has been with Saf-Gard since 2002. In his free time, Josè enjoys spending it with his beautiful wife Eliam and two kids Adriana & Joel. They enjoy traveling and outdoor activities such as camping and fishing.

Chris Dove
Warehouse Specialist

Steve Eyler
Mobile Store Manager

Howard Fellows
Mobile Shoe Manager

Howard has been with Saf-Gard since 1996 as a mobile store manager. Howard typically serves accounts in and around Wilmington, DE and throughout New Jersey. Howard is simply loved by his customers for his attention to detail and willingness to make every effort to find the correct shoe for each individual. Howard spends most of his time outside of work with his wife Sue. In their limited spare time they enjoy dining and traveling together!

Anthony Fritze
Mobile Shoe Manager

Anthony Fritze has been with Saf-Gard since 2012. He drives the only tractor trailer in the company! His dedication and commitment to customer service has always been his top priority! Tony always goes above and beyond what is expected of him and he enjoys the positive reactions as well as feedbacks from all of his customer's. When Tony is not servicing accounts, he enjoys the shore and going out with friends. But most importantly, he enjoys spending time with his wife of 7 years.

Nathan Gordon Jr
Warehouse Specialist

Nathan enjoys spending time with his family, building Rollercoasters on Planet Coaster and Landscaping properties for friends and family.

Phil Grayson
Assistant Warehouse Manager
pgrayson@safgard.com

Phil enjoys watching and playing various sports. In his spare time he also enjoys listening to music as well as spending time with his family and friends.

Shakella Harris
Warehouse Specialist

Shakella enjoys spending time with her cheerleaders that she has been coaching for 12 years. When she’s not working, she loves to spend time with her family.

Derik Hayden
Mobile Shoe Manager

Carolyn Iannetta
Returns Specialist

She has been with the company since 2008. Carolyn enjoys being outdoors bike riding, reading and spending time at the beach.

Chuck Kuhn
Corporate MSM QA & Training Manager
ckuhn@safgard.com

Chuck is our corporate training manager and the mobile store manager's quality assurance for Saf-Gard and SR Max. He works with our mobile store managers and retail employees with sales training and development. He is focused on customer satisfaction. When our customer leaves the shoemobile or retail store Chuck wants them to think "Wow, what a great experience!" Chuck enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter while at home or at the beach. He also enjoys Philadelphia pro sports teams and the Florida Gators! He likes to ride bicycle, golf and surf. Chuck also like to go fly-fishing in his spare time.

Keishan Lafate
Warehouse Specialist

When Keishan is not working, he likes to spend his time-off playing X-Box. He enjoys playing madden and basketball.

Paul Lora
Mobile Shoe Manager

Dave Manley
VP of Operations and Logistics
dmanley@safgard.com

Dave joined Saf-Gard in 2012 as the senior vice president of operations and logistics. Previously, Dave held a senior distribution and logistics position with a manufacturer in Lancaster county PA. He has been involved in supply chain activity for over twenty-five years holding positions in operations and human resources. Dave lives in Lancaster, PA with his wife and their two children, three dogs, two cats ...not to mention a pond full of fish! He has a son by a previous marriage that is on active duty with the 82nd Airborne out of FT Bragg NC. Dave loves spending time with his family when he is not working and he always has a project going on around the house.

Amanda Mihaly
Office Specialist
amihaly@safgard.com

Amanda is a big fan of beards, black coffee, and bright colors. When she is not at work serving customers with a giant smile on her face, she enjoys spending time with all of her fantastic friends. Amanda also likes showing off her impressive dance moves, giving hugs and taking an obsessive amount of pictures of her dog, Buddy.

Bob Mihaly
Warehouse Specialist

Tony Milan
Territory Manager
tmilan@safgard.com

Tony is the territory manager for DE, southern NJ, southeast PA and the eastern shore of MD. He has over thirty years of experience in the safety shoe business. He started with Knapp Shoes in 1977 as a mobile store manager then moved into sales. Tony worked with Iron Age as the Mid-Atlantic operations manager from 1986 to 1995 then went back into sales again until 2005. Pat Kubis hired him in July of 2006 as a territory manager for his current position. Tony says that Saf-Gard has been the very best career decision that he has ever made!

Mike Miller
Warehouse Specialist

Mike enjoys a good movie. He also loves spending time with his lovely daughter.

Tori Mynuk
Shipping Lead

Michelle Ortiz
Warehouse Specialist
mortiz@safgard.com

Michelle loves to spend time with her family and volunteering at her local fire company.

Josè Blas Perez
Mobile Shoe Manager
jperez@safgard.com

Blas joined Saf-Gard in 2009. He is married to his beautiful wife Aysha and has three wonderful children Mathew, Briana & Arianna. When Blas is not busy working, he can be found watching sports, spending time with his family or playing competitive softball. Blas Perez was a professional baseball player in the 1990's.

Mike Rothstein
Vice President of Sales Strategy & Systems
mrothstein@safgard.com

Frank Schaffer
Mobile Shoe Manager

Rosalia Serrano
Office Specialist
rserrano@safgard.com

Rosalia has been working for Saf-Gard since 2008. She enjoys spending time with her family, especially her son.

Cesar Solari
Mobile Shoe Manager

Ryan Spencer
Regional Sales Support Rep.
rspencer@safgard.com

When Ryan is not being a dedicated employee to Saf-Gard, he enjoys watching sports (especially the EAGLES). He enjoys every minute he spends with his daughter Avah.

Ed White
Warehouse Specialist

Ed likes to go fishing and hunting. He also likes relaxing by the beach with live music.

Alan Williams
Expedited & Special Orders
awilliams@safgard.com

Christine Wychick
Replenishment & Special project Lead
cwychick@srmax.com

Christine loves the outdoors (camping, fishing, etc.) and doing anything active. She spends most of her time with her daughter Hailey, exploring and hiking at different parks.

Eugene Yancey
Warehouse Specialist

Eugene wishes to visit the assemblies of Yahweh in Bethel, PA. He enjoys spending time with his 8 grandchildren. “It is great being needed and useful.”

NEWPORT NEWS, VA

Jennifer Rosario
Retail Store Manager
npn_store@safgard.com

Jennifer's background includes six years of active duty in the US Navy. She also has extensive work experience with retail management since 1988. The Newport News Saf-Gard store is located in an area with a large military population. It is directly across from the Newport News Shipyard where our Navy ships are built. That makes this the ideal place for Jennifer to work! She became manager of this location in 2011.

Anna Tucker
Retail Sales Specialist

Served 8 years in the Navy. Completed master esthetics. Currently finishing her degree in nursing. Started with Saf-Gard June of 2017. Enjoys reading, writing, cooking, and spending time with family.

Megan Yates
Retail Sales Specialist

Megan has a diverse background. She has years of experience working with kids at a local daycare. Megan graduated with Cum Laude honors from Norfolk State University with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration. Megan has been working at Saf-Gard as a Retail Sales Specialist since October 2013. When she isn’t working as hard as she can. Megan is playing video games, reading a novel, spending time with family, or watching a Cowboys game.

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC

Kenny Smart
Retail Store Manager
ksmart@safgard.com

Kenny has been with Saf-Gard since 2006. He graduated from Appalachian State University. He enjoys watching Duke basketball as well as going to Appalachian State football games!

RICHMOND, VA

Rich Aust
Territory Manager
raust@safgard.com

Al Evans
Mobile Shoe Manager

Al is originally from Hopewell, Virginia. He joined Saf-Gard in 1996. He excels as a mobile store manager. He has enjoyed working for Saf-Gard for the last several years! Al has one son named Avery.

Deborah Foster
Retail Specialist
dfoster@safgard.com

Deborah enjoys each day of her employment with Saf-Gard. She likes all of the new job tasks that she is given and she really enjoys working with each and every customer!

Tinytuesday Jackson
Warehouse Specialist

Roy Mimms
Mobile Shoe Manager

Dawn Shuler
Mobile Store Center Manager
dshuler@safgard.com

Dawn started with the company in April of 2013. She enjoys working with the team in Richmond and helping our customers find exactly what they need. On her off time Dawn enjoys baking and spending time at the beach with her husband and two sons.

WINDSOR, CT

Paddy Abramowicz
Onsite Retail Store Manager
paddya@safgard.com

Eric Andersen
Mobile Shoe Manager

Shiela Andersen
Mobile Shoe Manager

Michael Backer
Warehouse Lead
mbacker@safgard.com

Mike has become an important part of the NE team of operations. He has worked his way up to the title of warehouse manager. In his spare time Mike enjoys golfing and playing softball with his friends.

Ed Bycenski
Mobile Shoe Manager

Ed has been with Saf-Gard for over ten years as a mobile store manager. Ed and his wife, Jenny love spending time with their kids and precious grandchildren.

Sean Doyle
Mobile Shoe Manager

Jim Hardell
Mobile Shoe Manager

Sergio Malave
MSM Manager & Regional Trainer
smalave@safgard.com

Dan O'Brien
Territory Sales Manager
dobrien@safgard.com

Dan covers Connecticut, New York & western Massachusetts as a territory manager. He enjoys golf & boating on the weekends with his wife and daughter.

Rafael Ortiz
Mobile Shoe Manager
rortiz@safgard.com

Rafael has been a great addition to our team. His ability to work with customers has earned him kudos and compliments while working as a mobile store manager. In his spare time he enjoys quality time with his daughter as well as golfing, barbequing and listing to music.

Oscar Perez
Warehouse Specialist
operez@safgard.com

Oscar is one of our hardworking Windsor warehouse employees. He is married to his lovely wife Janira and has two beautiful daughters, Amaris and Lilliana. During his free time he enjoys working out and spending extra time with his family.

Bethany Roy
Retail Store Manager

Jeff Rufo
Mobile Shoe Manager

Cesar Tejada
Mobile Shoe Manager
ctejada@safgard.com

Cesar has been a mobile store manager since 2008 with Saf-Gard. Cesar started as a helper where he traveled from Massachusetts to Virginia. He has worked his way up and has become a great mobile store manager. In Cesar's leisure time, he enjoys playing baseball and eating out!

Gary Tousignant
Territory Sales Manager
gtousignant@safgard.com

Gary Tousignant is the territory manager in Windsor CT. He joined Saf-Gard in April of 2008. He brings with him a thirty-year career in the safety shoe industry. He has been married for twenty-seven years to his lovely wife Jo-Ann and has two daughters, Andrea and Michelle. In his spare time, he enjoys playing softball on a men's over fifty league and running 5K road races.

WINSTON-SALEM, NC

Phillip Beeker
Mobile Shoe Manager
pbeeker@safgard.com

Phillip has had more than twenty years of experience in the safety shoe industry. He is a 1992 graduate of East Carolina University. He is married with three children and lives in the Davidson County area. Phillip loves baseball almost as much as safety shoes! He enjoys going to games with his family as often as possible.

Clintin Hill
Retail Store Manager
Winston_store@safgard.com

WINSTON-SALEM, NC

Christian Burke
Warehouse Manager
cburke@safgard.com