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Owners

Vince Davis

Owner

Vince oversees the commercial HVAC department and manages the day to day business interests. Vince holds an Unrestricted HVAC License from the State of Georgia, and has a Certificate of Authority from the State of Georgia Department of Labor Safety Engineering Department for boiler installations. Vince’s community activities include Lakewood Baptist Church, the Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce & the Boys and Girls Club. He sits on the advisory Committee of the City of Gainesville Inspection Department in the area of HVAC and is a past participant of Leadership Hall County and Leadership Georgia. Vince has served many years on the organizing committee for the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Open golf tournament. Supportive of the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Foundation, Vince & Debbie are members of the Foundation’s Arbor Circle.

Debbie Lawson Davis

Owner

Debbie maintains the position of Corporate Secretary / Treasurer. Debbie has been involved in many community associations over the years and has served on the Advisory Board for Brenau University School of Business, Business & Technology Advisory Council at North Hall High School, Board of Directors of The Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce, Board Member of Hall County Habitat for Humanity, President of the Junior League of Gainesville Hall County, Board Member of the United Way of Hall County, Board of Trustees Member for Lakeview Academy, PTA President of Gainesville Middle School. Debbie is a graduate of Leadership Hall County and Leadership Georgia. Debbie was named a 2015 Master Entrepreneur by The Featherbone Communiversity. A proud two time breast cancer survivor, Debbie is active and supportive of many cancer awareness organizations. She and Vince are active at Lakewood Baptist Church.

Management

Mark Miller

HVAC Commercial Project Manager

Mark holds BSMET and BA Management Degrees. He has passed his FE exam and has been a qualifying agent for GC Licenses in 4 States. Mark was a design engineer for 5 years specializing in Boiler & Chiller Plants, he has also obtained his Six Sigma Greenbelt certification. Mark has 10 years experience in the Mechanical Industry and over 18 Years in the Construction Industry. During his free time he enjoys listening and playing music, teaching Sunday School at Lakewood Baptist Church and keeping up with two high school kids.

Travis Davis

HVAC Commercial Project Manager

Travis has grown up in the Lawson Air Conditioning & Plumbing family, his grandfather L.D. Lawson was our Founder and currently his parents Debbie & Vince Davis are the owners. Travis worked as a service technician, Residential Sales Manager, and now in our Commercial HVAC Department as a Project Manager. His hobbies include being on Lake Lanier with family & friends, range shooting and spending time with his Dalmatian puppy. Travis attended North Hall High School and Lanier Tech. As a future 3rd generation business leader at Lawson Air Conditioning, Travis is learning all aspects of the business.

Brian Lassiter

Commercial HVAC Project Manager

Brian holds a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from the University of Georgia. He has 15+ years of construction experience, with 10 years specifically in the mechanical industry. His main background includes mission critical data centers, central plants, hospitals, schools, and retail spaces. During his free time, Brian enjoys being outdoors, playing tennis, golf, and fishing in any weather conditions. He also enjoys supporting his two children in their sports activities.

Laurel Gibson

Commercial Project Coordinator

Laurel joined Lawson’s team in 2017 and is our Commercial Project Coordinator. She has 5+ years experience in the commercial construction field. Laurel graduated from the University of North Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education. In her spare time, Laurel enjoys photography, shopping, wood working, spending time with her nieces and nephews, and traveling with her husband, Casey.

James Ellard

Commercial Plumbing Project Manager

James holds the position of Commercial Plumbing Manager. He has more than 20 years of experience in commercial and industrial plumbing. James hold his Class II Masters’ Plumbing License. He is a member of the Associated General Contractors of Georgia, Inc. (AGC) and volunteers as a judge for the AGC annual Northeast Georgia Skills Challenge. James attended Madison County High School, and in his free time enjoys spending time with his family, hunting with his bird dogs & fishing.

Ottie Rich

Plumbing Commercial Superintendent

Ottie manages job site operations, planning, and project coordination with the Commercial Plumbing department. He is a graduate from North Hall High. Ottie also dedicated his service to the United States Army Ranger Division. Ottie holds a Master Plumbing License from the State of Georgia; he also maintains his certifications as a Medical Gas Installer, Septic Installer both residential and commercial, Soil Erosion, Confined Space, and Competent Person Excavation. He has been with Lawson Air Conditioning and Plumbing since 2001.

Scott Holland

Residential/Light Commercial Department Manager

Scott has over 16 years of experience in the HVAC industry and has been with Lawson Air Conditioning & Plumbing since 2007. He maintains his NATE and EPA Certifications and holds his State of Georgia HVAC License. Scott graduated from Southeastern Technical School in 2000, and attended East Georgia College in 2005. Scott is married to Noelle Holland and they have 3 daughters, Haleigh, Zoie, and Mckinley. In his spare time Scott enjoys spending time with his family, watching UGA Football, recreational outdoors, and church activities.

Taylor Jones

Residential Sales Manager

Taylor graduated with Honors from North Georgia Technical College. He is EPA Certified and NATE certified, as well as Trac Pipe certified, Esco 609 motor vehicle certified, Esco AC Electrical certified, and R410A safety certified. He also has his Blower Door certification. Taylor is a graduate of Lumpkin County High School.

Lee Crouch

Service Department Manager

Lee has over 10 years of experience in the HVAC industry. He is a graduate of Central Heights Christian and North Georgia Technical College. Lee maintains his NATE certification, Confined Space, and holds a Universal EPA card. Lee enjoys fishing, camping and spending time with his family.

Mike Mori

Warehouse Foreman

Mike Mori manages incoming shipments and job site deliveries. He also coordinates maintenance and repairs with our fleet vehicles. Mike is a graduate from Brunswick in Maine, and graduated North Georgia Technical College with Associate’s degree in Accounting. He holds a CDL license and forklift certification. Mike has been with Lawson Air Conditioning and Plumbing since 2007. He maintains an EPA certification. Mike is attending the University of North Georgia to earn his Bachelor’s in Accounting.

Office Staff

Ashley Davis

Office & Business Relations Manager

Ashley has been with Lawson Air Conditioning and Plumbing since 2015. Ashley holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in Finance from University of North Georgia. She enjoys being involved in the community, and currently serves on a few committees in Gainesville-Hall County.  

Service Staff

Lydia Neely

Dispatcher

Lydia has 2 year of experience in the HVAC industry. She has been with Lawson Air Conditioning since 2015. In Lydia’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with her dogs, farm animals, and leisure reading. Lydia assists in our service department with scheduling calls and other tasks.

Plumbing Service Technicians

Emory R. Glover

Plumbing Service Technician

Emory has over 30 years of experience in the plumbing industry and has been with Lawson Air Conditioning & Plumbing since 2010. He maintains his Master Plumbing License, Rinnai Certification, Level IA GSWCC Certification and is Trac Pipe and Gastite certified as well as confined space back flow certified. A graduate of Lakeview Academy, Emory attended Mercer University and then received his BA from Savannah College of Art & Design. Emory is an active member in both the Boy Scouts of America and Redwine United Methodist church. He also enjoys fishing and spending time with his family.

HVAC Service Technicians

Doug Corbin

HVAC Service Technician

Doug has over 40 years of experience in the HVAC industry and has been with Lawson Air Conditioning & Plumbing since 1987. He maintains his NATE and EPA Certifications. Doug is a graduate of Lumpkin County High School and North Georgia Technical College.

Ethan Holt

HVAC Service Technician

Ethan is a graduate from Habersham Central High School and also furthered his education at North Georgia Technical College where he earned his HVAC Degree. Ethan has 6 years of experience in the HVAC industry and has been with Lawson Air Conditioning since 2011. He maintains his Universal EPA Certification, NATE Certification and continues to focus on continuing his education.

Eric Jordan

HVAC Service Technician

Eric has over 4 year of experience in the HVAC industry. He graduated from North Georgia Technical College. Eric hold his EPA certification and his NATE certification in Heat Pumps, Gas Heating, and Motor Mastery. He is also R410A safety and HVAC Excellence certified.

Trent Reed

HVAC Service Technician

Trent went to Flowery Branch High School and graduated in 2006. Trent is NATE and EPA certified. When he isn’t at work he enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Chase Harkins

HVAC Service Technician

Chase graduated from North Hall High School in 2014, and North Georgia Technical College in 2016. Chase has over 5+ years of experience in the HVAC industry. In his spare time, Chase enjoys time with his family and friends.

Rigo Mojica

HVAC Service Technician

Rigo graduated from Johnson High School and Lanier Technical College. He has over 7 years in the HVAC industry, and is EPA certified. Rigo is married and has one son. In his spare time, Rigo enjoys spending time with his family and mountain biking.

Cody Cannon

HVAC Service Technician

Cody is a graduate of North Hall High School and North Georgia Technical College. He enjoys hunting, fishing, and playing sports.