President and Chief Executive Officer
Tom joined the team in November 2005. He has over 20 years of experience in finance and accounting most recently as Chief Financial Officer of Masco Contractor Services East. During his eight years at Masco the contracting segment of the company grew from $200 million in revenue to over $3 billion primarily through the acquisitions of over 80 companies resulting in a workforce of 16,000 installers with over 8,000 vehicles in its fleet. Previously, Tom has worked at the corporate offices of Budget Rent A Car, Hard Rock Cafe, and Sprint in various accounting and finance positions. He attended East Carolina University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill earning degrees in Accounting and Finance with a minor in Information Systems. In his spare time, Tom enjoys working out, playing golf and spending time with his wife and two children. Tom brings a wealth of experience to the company in M&A and integration of new locations as the company continues to grow.
Chief Information Officer
Jeff joined the team in May 2003 as the company’s first controller. In January 2007, he was asked to lead the company’s information systems and technology group. Jeff has 20 years of experience in finance , accounting , management and information systems. He attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and has earned several accounting, IT and project management certifications.
Chief Financial Officer
Jason joined FLSA in July of 2018 with over 20 years of diverse finance and accounting experience. Jason has worked at the corporate offices of ADT Security, Pace, Acelity, and Medtronic in various domestic and global finance positions. He attended Florida Atlantic University and Wharton earning a degree in International Business, a minor in Mathematics, and Executive Management and Leadership certifications. In his spare time, Jason enjoys spending time with his wife and four children, working out, and playing golf.
Chief Human Resources Officer
Susan joined FLSA in April of 2019 with extensive Human Resources leadership experience in various industries including textiles, automotive, medical devices, and healthcare. Most recently she served as the head of Human Resources for Tuckahoe Holdings, LLC., a private equity holding company based in Richmond, Virginia. In this role she drove human resources strategy for Tuckahoe Holdings and its portfolio companies, as well as led due diligence and integration of portfolio company human resources systems, benefits, payroll, human resources structure and people philosophy. Susan holds a Master of Science degree in Corporate and Professional Communication from Radford University, and a Senior Professional Human Resources certification. Susan lives with her husband and two daughters in Williamsburg, Virginia and spends most of her time away from work at the various sports and activities in which her daughters participate.
Sr Vice President, Operations & Training
Jack is well known and respected within the fire sprinkler industry. He has worked with code officials, engineers, and architects in the Baltimore/Washington area. Jack is a graduate of the University of Maryland Fire Protection Engineer (FPE) program. He has over ten years experience running a division in the local market. This division handled both commercial and residential applications. He is nationally recognized, currently serving on standard writing committees for the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). He also assisted the Technical Advisory Committee of the American Fire Sprinkler Association (AFSA). Jack is currently based out of Hanover, MD office.
Sr Vice President, Service Sales
Tom joined FLSA in 2009 to lead the rapidly growing national account division. He has over 15 years of experience in the building services industry most recently as the Director of National Accounts at Otis Elevator Company where he was responsible for increasing national account sales from $200 to $250 million. Tom has extensive experience working with commercial, hospitality, health care, industrial, multi-family residential and retail customers. Previously Tom was a regional manager for UTC Power, responsible for developing distributed energy projects, and a general manager for Otis Elevator Company. Tom has a BA in Business Management from North Carolina State University and an MBA from the University of Virginia.
Regional Vice President
Jeremiah was recruited by FLSA in May 2003 after graduating from Seneca College. He moved from design to contract sales in 2005 and was promoted to a management role in 2009. He was promoted to District Manager in December 2011. Under his tenure, he built a core team that has turned the Washington DC office into one of the most profitable districts in the company. In August 2017, Jeremiah was promoted to Regional Vice President. In his spare time Jeremiah likes to play hockey, golf and spend time with his wife and two children.
Regional Vice President
Manny joined FLSA in July 2001. Manny worked in design and sales before becoming District Manager for Raleigh, NC in October 2006. Through continued hard work and leadership, he built a highly successful team that has turned the Raleigh office into one of the most successful districts in the company. In August 2017, Manny was promoted to Regional Vice President. In addition, he continues to help oversee the alarms and special hazard side of the business. He currently holds a NICET Level III Certification in Sprinkler System Layouts. He is a member of the Carolina AFSA chapter apprentice committee and also sits on the Wake Forest Construction Academy Advisory Board. Prior to FLSA, Manny served in the US Army and US Marine Corps. In his spare time, Manny enjoys various outdoor activities with his wife and two sons.
Sr Vice President – Service Ops
Kevin joined FLSA in August of 2017 as the Senior Vice President of Service Operations. He brings over 25 years of leadership experience within high growth, regulatory compliance driven business to business services companies. After graduating from Miami University (OH) with a BS degree in accounting, he spent over 18 years with Cintas serving as a General Manager and VP of Operations in numerous location throughout the Midwest and Eastern Canada. Most recently, Kevin served as the VP/General Manager of Questar Solutions, a privately held specialty packaging distributor. Kevin’s main responsibilities will center on continuing to grow FLSA’s commitment to customer focused service excellence. Outside of the office, Kevin enjoys time with his family, golf, road & trail biking.
Vice President, Alarms & Special Hazards
John joined FLSA in 2013 to lead the service and contract alarm and special hazards divisions. He is an innovative professional with over 23 years of advanced experience within the special systems industry. He has the knowledge and experience to drive business growth, capitalize on new incremental revenue potential, recognize and deploy new technologies while managing the daily activities of the divisions. Expertise in low voltage building systems including commercial fire alarm, monitoring, security, CCTV, card access, special hazards suppression, FOAM and mass notification. Previously, John was a regional manager for Eaton Corporation in the fire technical solutions division; he managed sales for mass notification, situational awareness deployment and AtHoc interoperable emergency communications. Prior to his departure John responsibilities moved into roles as trainer for new regional representation internally. Additionally, while with Eaton he was a course instructor on wide-area mass notification. John has the responsibility for FLSA regarding alarms and special hazards across our entire US footprint.