Brian joined the team in 1994. He is the General Manager of Mid Central Door and he has learned the business from the ground up during and after college. He oversees the department managers within the company and is very hands on when it comes to Customer Relationships and Project Management. His day can vary from being primarily in the office to multiple site meetings with contractors and owners. He believes in building relationships by earning the customers’ business through mutual trust and respect and by performing at a superior customer service level and attention to detail to ultimately result in what is best for the customer overall needs they are trying to achieve and by respecting it is ultimately their choice and facility. Outside of work, he enjoys time with his wife, kids, extended family and pets and enjoys four wheeling and snowmobiling.
Contract Estimating Manager, Fabrication Team Manager, FDAI Certified Fire Door Assembly Inspector
Eric is a DHI certified FDAI (Fire Door Assembly Inspector). He works with not only other company FDAI’s, but also very closely with end users in healthcare and education in Life Safety awareness. Eric consults end users with standards, codes and requirements in healthcare as it relates to swinging fire doors as well as performing inspections and leading our fire door team. Eric also has several different technical trainings and various certifications as it relates to architectural frames, doors and builders hardware. As the estimating manager at Mid Central Door, Eric works with the company’s lead estimator to review and be involved with key projects from both a company and end user relationship growth perspective. This involves reviewing architectural plans and specifications from contractors and architects with his team and collaboration of final bids. Eric is also one of the company’s senior project managers. In his over 10 years at Mid Central Door, Eric has worked in various roles. From a part time delivery driver during his college years at St. Cloud Community and Technical College, through the hardware department, into project management and currently heads the estimating department. Eric has many hobbies that involve building, and anything he can make with his hands. He currently lives somewhat local to the area and enjoys getting as much time as possible with his two sons and wife.
Manager - Service and General Sales
Roger joined the Mid Central Door team in 2005 and has been the service manager since 2012. He handles walk-in customers and call-ins, without any of his days ever appearing the same. His day to day is consumed with material pricing, creating sales orders and working with field staff to coordinate installs. There is much versatility regarding design and building customers’ doors that Roger appreciates all the aspects his job offers him. Roger started in the warehouse after graduating from college, and has seen just about every aspect of the business having worked in many departments during his employment. Outside of his roles at Mid Central Door, Roger enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with his wife and two daughters.
Hardware Lead , Purchaser
Andy has been with Mid Central Door since 1999. His passion is in the door hardware side of the business. He’s built great relationships with vendors and finds that very rewarding. His favorite projects have been the Boys Scouts Castle at Parker Scout Reserve in Nisswa because of all the old antique looking hardware and ISelf @ SCSU for all electronic and unique hardware. (Some of the hardware had to be purchased from the UK) On the weekends you can find Andy hanging out with family and friends playing a good game of cards or hanging out on the beaches of sunny Florida a couple times a year.
Corey joined Mid Central Door in 2012 and is in the ever growing General Sales Department. He enjoys the variety that general sales offers, seeing and dealing with customers that walk in and building the relationships with customers. On the weekends you can find him at a variety of different sporting events, doing stuff around the house and in the yard, and spending time with family and friends. He also plays a lot of golf in the summer and playing basketball on Wednesday nights in the winter.
Amanda joined the team in 2014 and is the Estimating Assistant at Mid Central Door. She keeps our estimators organized and on track. She enjoys the people she works with and the variety of projects that come through the bidding process. On the weekends you can find her spending time with her family.
Project Administrator, Bookkeeper
Lucy has been with Mid Central Door since 2013. As Project Administrator, she manages the project accounting and contract administration, as well as general bookkeeping for the company. She enjoys the staff, culture and enjoys solving complex account issues, striving to keep the accounting side accurate and moving in a timely manner. On the weekends, you can find Lucy spending time with her husband and two youngest kids fishing, camping, hunting, and gardening. She also plays trumpet with the St. Cloud Municipal Band and Riverside Jazz in Sartell.
Contract Sales PM Team Manager
Contract Lead Estimator
Bethany is the Contract Lead Estimator at Mid Central Door; she started out with the company back in 2014 as an Estimating Assistant, moved into a Project Manager role and has since shifted her talents back into estimating. Bethany works with many contractors on design build projects, open market bids and private bid invitations. Her day to day is consumed with reviewing project specifications and architectural plans, material pricing and coordination between contractors, vendors and Mid Central Door’s staff. Bethany is kept busy outside of work with her four children and their many sports and hobbies. When time allows, Bethany and her family can be found camping during the Summer months and participating in local 5K’s and half marathons.
Metal Shop / Purchasing Coordinator
Scott has been a key employee for both Mid Central Door and American Door Works throughout his employment. He started his career with the company in 2002. His first job was at American Door Works as a Commercial Installer and he transferred to Mid Central Door a year later. At Mid Central Door he has worked in the fabricating shop, installing doors, warehouse deliveries, general sales and is currently the Metal Shop/Purchasing Coordinator. On weekends he can be found with his fiancé and their twins. His free time is taken up with their kids!
Shawn has a Bachelor’s degree from St. Cloud State University in Operations Management. He started at American Door Works in 2014 and moved over to Mid Central Door in 2015 into the position of Project Manager. His weeks are busy as he puts together submittals, proposals, detailing projects, and coordinating project information between Mid Central Door and the customer. He enjoys the challenges of each project, and all of the parts commercial walk-thru doors and hardware projects include. On weekends you can find Shawn fishing, golfing, and watching sports. Go Vikes!
Project Manager II
Chad is one of our Project Managers, which means he works with the General Contractor to get project details coordinated, oversees material handling, ordering, fabricating, invoicing the project, providing pricing for changes and working through close outs and punch lists at the end of the project. Having been with the company since 2012, Chad began his career as a service technician with American Door Works, while advancing there to a Sales Associate in the Service Department, Chad moved over to Mid Central Door in 2016. Aside from raising four kids with his wife, being a volunteer fire fighter in Avon, and playing guitar when he can, Chad is always busy.
Justin started with Mid Central Door in 2017 as a Project Manager. Justin’s responsibilities include managing the projects from start to finish with a focus on customer satisfaction. He enjoys the people at Mid Central Door. We have got a strong team here! I really enjoy the insight that everyone shares about the world that is frames, doors and hardware. It’s great to work with people that believe in helping each other to achieve the highest customer service possible, ensuring that our customers come first. Away from work, Justin enjoys all forms of gaming (PC, arcade, cards), going to concerts, taking in a show at Chanhassen or some art at the Walker…. and of course PINBALL
Brian is an Estimating Assistant at Mid Central Door. He joined the company in 2018. He enjoys the people he works with and the variety of work spending most of his time in Estimating but also helping out in Bookkeeping. Evenings and weekends are spent attending local sporting events and spending time with family and friends.