Allyn was only 15 when he became a founding partner. For several years he spent summers as both a laborer and a sales rep. In 2005, Allyn became the managing partner of WSI and oversaw a new phase of growth for the company. He continues to lead the company as President, and is involved in business development, coaching, customer service, and sales. He is a board member of the Kansas Roofing Association, and is actively involved in Rotary and the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce Allyn and his wife Emily have four children and are active in the Manhattan community.
Brandon taught fifth graders before coming to Weddle and Sons. Now, he serves as our sales manager and loves to work outside helping you protect your home. He handles sales and estimating in the Manhattan area, while training and supporting the rest of the sales team across our other branches. Brandon dreams of driving an old muscle car, spending his days golfing, and watching the Chiefs.
Josh leads Operations and Training for the company and is involved in all branches. He also oversees personnel and hiring on the production side of the business. He worked on one of Weddle and Sons' crews before leaving to do interior carpentry and returned in 2014 as our Production Manager.
Eric co-founded the company in 1998 at the age of 17. In the early days he split time between balancing on a roof and balancing the checkbook (more of the former). Eric was with the company through college where he majored in economics at Kansas State, with additional studies in Budapest. In 2005 he moved to Chicago but remained involved with the company in a finance and strategy capacity while also completing the MBA program at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Eric spent five years with a management consulting firm, working primarily with industrial clients across the U.S. and on 5 other continents (not Antarctica). In 2016 he returned to WSI in a full-time CFO/Strategy role. Eric and his wife Elizabeth have two children.
Pete Mathews - Branch Manager
Pete joined WSI in 2017 after many years as a trusted external advisor. A graduate of West Point, Pete got his start flying helicopters for the Army and served multiple tours of duty overseas. After his active service, he attended the Creighton University School of Law and graduated with his J.D. in 2017. He currently serves as a Captain in the Nebraska National Guard.
A swing dancing extraordinaire, Brian Pelis is one of our most experienced service technicians. He loves Ford trucks - but drives a van, the challenges of a detailed repair, and tries to avoid technology.
Jason started with Weddle and Sons in 2016 and loves to work on top of roofs. He balances a passion for the Cubs, former experience with landscaping, and a mean grilling repertoire when he's not climbing up ladders to fix your roof.
Tim's been around since 1998 and may be one of the brightest men you'll meet. He loves to read anything you put in his hands, speaks Spanish fluently, cherishes being a father, and gives great financial advice. He appreciates technology, but sometimes regards it as an unfortunate reality.
Moses Ulmer - Sales/Estimating
The ultimate athlete, Moses has kindly been nicknamed "The Horse" by some of his coworkers. He handles sales and estimating in the Lincoln/Omaha area. He started with Weddle and Sons part time in 2015 and full time in 2016. He loves his diesel trucks, playing pitch, and spending time with his family.
Lane Van Horn
Lane grew up on a ranch near O'Neill, Nebraska. After living on both coasts and a few places in between, he moved back to Lincoln five years ago. When not working to create the best experience possible for customers at Weddle And Sons, Lane enjoys traveling with his wife Emily and playing with their boxer Hoss. He and his wife are also very involved in their newly started church.
Calder Sagen - Denver Branch Manager
Calder was highly involved in estimating, business development, and project management at his former employer before joining Weddle and Sons in 2017. He loves to fly fish in the Rocky Mountains with his wife, Jenna, who you'll probably find reading on the rocks nearby. Calder now serves as our branch manager in Denver.
Christerfor Steinke - Manhattan Quality Control Supervisor
Jeremy joined WSI to lead our new branch in the Olathe/KC Metro area. He brings extensive construction management, commercial sales, and estimating experience to the company. Jeremy and his family are Olathe residents. He has a degree in Construction Science and Management from Kansas State University.
Daniel is a Salesman and Estimator in the Denver office and covers all of the Denver Metro area
After former experience as a mechanic and technology salesman, Jason joined the Weddle and Sons team in 2017. He now serves as one of our Quality Control Specialists and takes great pride in protecting your home! He loves the KC Chiefs, working on vehicles, watching car races, and downing coffee.
Karla O. - Office Manager
Jamison started working as a Quality Control Specialist in 2017. Previously, he managed his own carpentry company, framed houses, and serves in the US Marine Corps. He loves spending time with his family, riding sports bikes, and defeating the rest of our company in fantasy sports. Look for him on your roof with our crews!
Jose G. - Quality Control Specialist
Ross W. - Roof Technician
Micah started with Weddle and Sons as a Quality Control Specialist in 2016. He loved solving problems and recently moved into a role as our Service Technician. Micah dreams of running his own ranching operation, days spent on the side of a lake or stream fishing, and watching football. Micah splits his time between our Manhattan and Denver branches.
Jake Mathews - Quality Control Supervisor
Jake (right) oversees projects in the Lincoln/Omaha area and also serves as a service technician. Jake is actually in his 20s but this photo is a little old. In his spare time he enjoys playing with his myriad nephews and nieces.
Sam Lyon - Sales / Business Development
Sam used to be a commercial sandblaster, until leading our expansion in Lincoln Nebraska in 2013. He served as our Lincoln Branch Manager until 2017, when he took an early retirement to pursue his dream of becoming an AirBnB mogul. He remains with the company in a part time role, since we couldn't bear to part with him entirely.
Tim started with Weddle and Sons in 2017 after finishing his service with the US Army. Previously a coal miner, Tim and his wife love to spend time with their son, go hunting, and return home to visit family in Kentucky.
McKenzie joined WSI in the Lincoln office in June 2018 and service as the office assistant for the Lincoln/Omaha area as well as doing graphic design and marketing communications work for all branches.
Thomas R. - Exteriors Specialist