We Provide the Power

Doug Turner

Doug Turner

Chief Executive Officer
Doug started with the industrial engine company inside of Anderson Equipment Company straight out of college in 1973. Since then Anderson Industrial Engines Co., Inc. has developed from a small industrial engine distribution company to an industry leader. Doug enjoys spending quality time with his family, traveling, perfecting the rib smoking process and lives by the saying “a man can never have too many toys!”
Zach Turner

Zach Turner

President

Zach is an Omaha native and graduate of the University of Nebraska with degrees in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Zach has been with AIE since 2007 in a variety of engineering capacities and has served as President since 2015. Zach specializes in making the impossible difficult.

Tony Ghimenti

Tony Ghimenti

Engine Sales/Modesto Manager

Tony is a native of Fresno, Ca where he started working in an auto Parts store at a young age for family. Tony has 35+ years of knowledge in the Automotive, AG and Industrial industry. Tony started working with AIE in 2019. When not working, Tony enjoys bowling, fishing, racing and spending time with family.

Sales

Dana Iverson

Dana Iverson

OEM Engine Sales

Dana has been in the Industrial/On-Highway engine business for about 16 years. He has been married 17 years and has 2 kids.  Dana likes to hunt, fish, and play golf when he is not attending his kid’s sporting events.

Don Reynolds

Don Reynolds

Vice President/Engine Sales

Don began hes career with AIE in 1979 and has worked in a variety of capacities. Currently Don focuses on OEM engines sales for FPT, Ford, and Kubota engines. He has been instrumental in the growth in our company over the last 36 years helping AIE become a leading supplier in the industrial engine market. He and his wife have two sons and enjoy five grandchildren. When he is not kicking down doors, he enjoys collector automobiles, hunting, fishing, and many outdoor activities.

Georgianne Boeding

Georgianne Boeding

Honda Engines Sales

Georgianne is well versed in the world of sales and manufacturing. She started with fresh fruit out of Vero Beach, FL (8yrs), and then moved on to ground support equipment for airlines and airports out of Kansas City, KS (15yrs). After that she started with Anderson Industrial Engines selling Honda Engines. Georgianne loves any type of travel and adventure.

John Trawicki

John Trawicki

Honda Sales

John has been an esteemed team member with Anderson Industrial Engines since May 1987. He has dabbled in several areas of the company including Shipping and Receiving, Service and Sales. He is the master of everything Honda and is a top notch salesman! John enjoys riding his Harley, fishing, camping, and cuddling with his wife.

Mark Green

Mark Green

Inside Engine Sales
Mark has been in the industrial engine business since 1984 beginning with Lister Diesels. He then went to work for Kansas City Power Products In 2005. Then in 2015, he began a new career with Anderson Industrial Engines. In his free time, Mark enjoys fishing and perfecting his BBQ skills for others to enjoy.
Mark Peterson

Mark Peterson

OEM Engine Sales

Mark was born in Fresno, CA and resides there still. He attended Fresno City College and began his engine career in 1985 and has held multiple positions in the industry as Parts Manager, Sales and Marketing Manager and Product Manager. He has been involved with engineering and design of power units, generator systems and irrigation pumps and deep well drives in diesel, natural gas and propane units for over 30 years. Mark is married to his beautiful wife Cora Peterson and they have two children that are adults, a wonderful daughter-in-law and two grandchildren.

Matt Trout

Matt Trout

OEM Engine Sales

Originally from Shallow Water Kansas, Matthew graduated with a B.S. in Ag-Tech. Management from Kansas State University.  After many years in the engine business, Matthew joined AIE in 2019 as Key Account Sales to OEM’s.  In his spare time, he enjoys watching his daughters grow up.

Michael Wells

Michael Wells

OEM Engine Sales

Originally a customer of AIE, Michael grew up in a small manufacturing environment where he built equipment from his teen years until 2007. After a short stint repairing equipment, he took a job with Kansas City Power Products and is now with AIE as a Sales Engineer. He has a beautiful wife and two wonderful daughters that keep him busy. He enjoys family, grilling, guns, building stuff, tools and sledding in the mountains.

Rick Veenstra

Engine Sales

Rick comes to AIE with a strong history of achievement in industrial sales, distribution and operations management. Originally from Colorado and now residing in Idaho, he serves OEM customers in the Rocky Mountain States. Rick brings many years of experience and expertise in working with customers and places high value on the relationships he has developed over the years. He and his wife have three adult children (two married) and one adorable, precious granddaughter. They enjoy camping, jeeping, motorcycling and being in the great outdoors. Oh, and a good Louie L’Amour book on occasion

A.L. (Tony) Domenici

A.L. (Tony) Domenici

Business Development

Tony is a graduate of the California Maritime Academy with a degree in Marine Engineering and a U.S. Coast Guard 3rd Assistant Engineer, Steam or Diesel, Unlimited horsepower license. During his 24 years in the Power Systems business and prior to joining AIE; Tony worked 12 years for Caterpillar, Inc. in multiple roles both domestically and internationally. Outside of work, Tony enjoys spending time with his wife and twin daughters, CrossFit, and restoring/building/maintaining cars for the street and road racing.

Dealer Representatives

Ron Smith

Ron Smith

Dealer Sales

Ron has been in the engine service business since 1976. After managing the service team in Modesto for many years, Ron now currently serves customers as a dealer representative, covering dealer sales in California, Nevada, Utah, and Hawaii. Ron spends his free time with family and riding his Road Glide on sunny days in the Yosemite Valley.

Steve Grant

Steve Grant

Dealer Sales

Born and raised in Kansas City, Steve is happily married with a son, daughter and two amazing grand kids. He has been in the industry for 24 years and with the Anderson Industrial Engines KC since 2015. He enjoys spending time with his grand kids, BBQ, beer, and riding his motorcycle in his free time.

Doug Everett

Doug Everett

Dealer Sales

Doug is a native of Texas but grew up in Colorado. He started in the engine industry in 2002.

He comes to AIE as our Honda and Kubota dealer salesman for Colorado, Wyoming and Montana. Doug is located in Denver.

Jim Bergman

Jim Bergman

Dealer Sales

Jim was born and raised on a family farm in Nebraska. His background in sales, customer service, and the transportation industry makes him a great fit for an AIE dealer representative. Jim is married with 3 amazing children. He loves spending time with his family, camping, swimming, tractor pulls, and hanging out around the fire pit.

Engineering

Craig Hennings

Craig Hennings

Application Engineering Manager

Craig is a California native and graduate of the California Maritime Academy and the University of California, Davis with advanced degrees in Mechanical Engineering. He has worked in the fields of automotive design, testing, wiring harness design, and sales. Craig joined the AIE team in March 2019 and joined H.G. Makelim in April 2018. When not making the impossible possible, Craig enjoys motorcycles, hunting, and other outdoor activities.

Cody Mahrt

Cody Mahrt

Design Engineering Manager
Cody is a UNL graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Cody has been with Anderson Industrial Engines since 2011 and enjoys working with the large variety of engines AIE offers. Cody’s hobbies include hunting, fishing, motorcycles, and cars.
Kyle Kimmerling

Kyle Kimmerling

Design Engineer
Originally from Beatrice, Kyle graduated from Kansas State University with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. Since starting with AIE in 2005, Kyle has been instrumental in the growth of our ever expanding Engineering Department as a Mechanical Engineer. In his free time Kyle enjoys brewing his own beer and eating other people’s doughnuts.
Alec Merino

Alec Merino

Application Engineer

Alec is a Kansas City native and attended the University of Kansas graduating with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. He arrived to the AIE Kansas City branch in the Fall of 2015 as a Mechanical Engineer. Alec enjoys being outdoors, exercising, tinkering with cars, and occasionally getting into programming projects.

Angel Serrano

Angel Serrano

Application Engineer

Angel is a Saint Louis University graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Aerospace Engineering. Hailing from Spain, Angel began his engineering career working on satellites in the Midwest, arriving at AIE West in July of 2018. In his free time, Angel enjoys mountain biking, snowboarding, and mountaineering

Eric Risch

Eric Risch

Controls Engineer
Eric attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and graduated with a BS in Electrical Engineering.  Eric arrived at Anderson Industrial Engines in 2018.  When not at work he enjoys tinkering with maker technology – laser cutters, CNC mills and 3D printers.
Derrick Deschamp

Derrick Deschamp

Production Engineer

A native of North Dakota, Derrick attended the University of North Dakota. He first worked for Vermeer, and then worked for the Auto Research Center in Indianapolis, until moving back to Omaha with his wife, Ashley. Derrick loves playing hockey, and watching the Pittsburgh Penguins.

CJ Swanson

CJ Swanson

Production Engineer

CJ was born and raised in the small north-central Nebraska town of Bassett. He has 2 teenage sons, Dayton and Paxton.  His oldest is headed to USD to study kinesiology with hopes of becoming a Physical Therapist and will play football on scholarship.  His youngest is very active in athletics also and will keep CJ and his wife, Cori, busy after the oldest goes to college.  This is CJ’s 2nd tour at Anderson. CJ enjoy watching his sons play sports, tinkering with a couple of old Ford Falcons in the garage, and when he is not feeling productive, he enjoys a whiskey.

Parts

Joe Lichtenberg

Joe Lichtenberg

Parts Director

Joe grew up in Grafton Ne (Fillmore County) and joined the AIE team in 2016. He is learning his way around the parts department and is our Parts Director for all part lines in both locations. Joe originally went to school to be a Veterinary Technician and learned soon he would rather deal with people than animals. Joe enjoys his friends, family, wife, and grandkids.

Chris Henley

Chris Henley

Parts Specialist
Chris was originally part of the production team in Modesto, CA and then moved on to shipping a receiving clerk and then onto becoming a valuable member of the parts team. He enjoys barbecuing, spending time with family, camping, and playing music.
Chris Thackray

Chris Thackray

Parts Specialist
Chris grew up right here in Omaha. After wearing just about every hat in the restaurant business, he decided on a change of scenery in 2019. He accepted the challenge of learning engines here at AIE and things have really started to come together for him in the Parts department. In his free time, he likes to play in the kitchen.
Dylan Poock

Dylan Poock

Parts Specialist

Originally from Ogden, IA, Dylan graduated from the University of Iowa with a B.S. in Political Science and B.S. in Entrepreneurial Management from the Tippie College of Business. Being a Parts Specialist with AIE since November of 2020, he has honed his skills in assisting customers and creating goals to help better the Parts Department. In his free time, he enjoys building and riding motorcycles.

Larry Ready

Parts Specialist
Larry was born & raised in Leavenworth county Kansas. Larry has been working with engine parts guy since 1989. Larry’s father flew a B-29 bomber built in Omaha, Nebraska!
Mike Bachelder

Mike Bachelder

Parts Specialist

After spending 34 years in the outdoor power equipment industry running his own business, Mike closed up shop and moved to Modesto to be closer to his children. in my spare time, Mike loves camping, hunting, fishing, shooting guns and shooting pool.

Susan Noble

Susan Noble

Parts Specialist

Susan has been in the auto parts business for over 20 years, but she just started at AIE in 2020 at the Kansas City parts division.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her four-legged furry kids(cats and dogs) and bowling.

Service

Channing Holbrook

Channing Holbrook

Director of Service and Training
Channing comes to AIE with a 10 year background in the automotive service industry and has been with AIE since 2012. Channing has experience with with Chrysler, Hyundai and Mitsubishi as a service technician. He is happily married with one son. In his spare time he enjoys being awesome. Enough said.
Danny Burleson

Danny Burleson

Service Coordinator - Modesto

Danny graduated from Modesto Junior College with a A.S. in Agricultural Mechanics.  Danny joined the Modesto branch staff in 2007 where he has spent time as Engine Technician (5 years), customer service representative (4 years), Production Supervisor (2 Years) and Service Manager (1 year). In his spare time, Danny enjoys spending time with family and working on race cars or anything with an engine!

Richard Soper

Richard Soper

Service Coordinator - Kansas City

Born and raised in Wichita, KS, Richard graduated from Pittsburg State University with a B.S. in Automotive Manufacturing Technology. His professional background is applications engineering (14 years) and generator set application and technical support (6 years). Richard joined the Kansas City branch staff in 2008, where he runs the service department, and conducts applications testing. In his spare time, Richard enjoys antique cars and tractors, target shooting, reading about history, and spending time with his family.