The team of technicians and staff at Air Comfort HVAC are dedicated, experienced, and work together to ensure top quality work and customer satisfaction.
Jeff is one of the owners of Air Comfort HVAC. He was born in West Palm Beach, FL where he grew up. He began his career in the HVAC industry in high school working for a small company performing installations and service. In 1993, Jeff took the Florida HVAC Contractors exam and became the youngest to ever pass the rigorous test. Jeff founded CASS Air Conditioning in 1994 and grew the business successfully until 2003 when he sold the business and moved his family to Ringgold, GA. “I really wanted a better place to raise my kids…North Georgia had so much to offer to someone looking to raise a family.” Jeff started with Air Comfort in 2003 and served as the General Manager for 12 years before purchasing the company in 2015. After working diligently, Jeff now holds a HVAC license in 11 states. Jeff also holds an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certification, Duct and Envelope Tightness (DET) verification certification, and North America Technician of Excellence (NATE) certification. Jeff enjoys spending time with his wife of 28 years, Beth, and their four children: Mikayla, Brandon, Bradley, and Andrew. Jeff has a passion for flying and holds an ATP certificate. He’s also a Certified Flight Instructor for single engine, multi engine, and instrument flights. Usually, Jeff can be found in the clouds flying helicopters or a jet.
Jason has been with Air Comfort since 2005. He was born and raised in Ringgold, GA. While he attended Georgia Northwestern Technical College in Walker County for his heating and air technical training, he worked as an Installer with Air Comfort. This provided him with a firm foundation to build his knowledge. He has personally assisted in hundreds of installations, dozens of which were Carriers most advanced products, the Infinity system. In 2007, Jason finished his technical training and moved over to Air Comfort’s Service Department where he elevated his HVAC knowledge by experiencing many issues and corrections with various brands of HVAC equipment. In 2015, Jason was promoted to General Manager position in which he still serves. In addition to his college diploma, Jason holds an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certification, Duct and Envelope Tightness (DET) verification certification, North America Technician of Excellence (NATE) certification, and an unrestricted Conditioned Air License in Georgia. In 2020, Jason was able to become part owner of Air Comfort, with Sam Nunley and Jeff Cass as partners. Jason is an avid hunter and outdoorsman. You’ll find him most weekends in the woods or at a local ball field with his wife, Kim, and 2 boys: Deven and Jackson.
Sam has worked at Air Comfort since 2001. His first job was as an Installer, where he excelled. After receiving his diploma from Georgia Northwestern Technical College in HVAC, he moved into the Service Department in 2012. He served as the Service Manager from 2015-2022. In June of 2020, Sam’s hard work and dedication to Air Comfort afforded him the opportunity to become partners with Jeff Cass and Jason Black. Sam now serves as the Sales Manager and oversees all sales. Sam enjoys spending time with his wife, Kayla, and their beautiful little girl, Emmi Lou. If he is not at home, you will likely find him in the wood’s deer hunting or on the lake fishing.
AJ was born and raised in Dalton, GA and grew up racing cars from the time he was five. He attended Chattahoochee Technical College for his HVAC and associate business degrees. He started at Air Comfort in the spring of 2015 in the Installation Department. After two years of installing, AJ was moved into the Service Department in 2017. He has since worked vigorously on many advanced residential and commercial HVAC systems. In late 2022, his role shifted as AJ took over as the Service Manager. AJ loves spending time with his wife, Emma, and their dog, Burkley. When he is not with Emma, he can be found at the golf course or getting ready to go race his dirt late model.
Maria is the Office Manager and Bookkeeper at Air Comfort. She was born in Mexico but raised in Dalton, GA. Maria graduated from Dalton High as a Hope Scholar. Soon after, she became a valuable part of our team in 2006. The title Office Manager simply doesn’t cover the full scope of responsibilities Maria handles daily, while maintaining a positive and cheerful attitude. We would describe her as a devoted and trustworthy employee, making her an asset to our company. Away from work, Maria enjoys reading and camping at different national parks. Most of all, she is passionate and well versed in traveling around the world.
Michele is the Dispatcher at Air Comfort. She started in 2019 and has been such a beneficial addition to our company with her great customer service skills. Michele is the “class clown” of our company. She always tries to brighten everyone’s day. Michele was born and raised in West Virginia and moved to our area in 2011. Michele is happily married to her husband, Mike. They have a blended family of 5 children and 2 precious grandchildren. Michele and her family are avid animal lovers. They have 3 doggies: Jetta, Sasha, and Charlie. Michele loves anything outdoors and is a DIE HARD Tennessee Volunteers fan. GO VOLS!!!
Bethany is the newest member of our Air Comfort family. She started in September of 2022 as our Install Coordinator. Bethany never fails to push her boundaries and expand her knowledge. She brings with her great customer service and organization skills. She was born and raised in Cleveland, TN until her family moved to Ringgold, GA in 2014. On the weekends, you’ll find Bethany spending time with her sweetheart, Tyler, family and her hyperactive doggo, Ozzy.
Kevin started at Air Comfort in April of 2021. He started as an Installer until he advanced into the Service Department in 2022. Kevin graduated from Georgia Northwestern Technical College in 2020 with a certificate in HVAC. Kevin also holds a North America Technician of Excellence (NATE) certification, which certifies HVAC technicians through a series of knowledge and experience-based testing. He has been happily married to his wife, Carli, for 15 years and they have 2 beautiful children together. Kevin enjoys spending his spare time fishing and hunting.
Jeb began working at Air Comfort in June of 2021. He started as an Installer until he progressed into the Service Department in 2022. Jeb holds a North America Technician of Excellence (NATE) certification, which certifies HVAC technicians through a series of knowledge and experience-based testing. Jeb is a newlywed! He got hitched with his wife, Abby, in October 2022. Jeb enjoys attending service at South Cohutta Baptist Church on Sundays. On the weekends, you’ll probably find Jeb out in the woods hunting or on the lake fishing.
Billy was born and raised in Thomaston, GA until he and his family decided to move to Cohutta, GA in 2017. He joined Air Comfort in November of 2017. His first job was an Installer until he was moved up into the Service Department. Billy holds a North America Technician of Excellence (NATE) certification, which certifies HVAC technicians through a series of knowledge and experience-based testing. He is happily married to his wife, and they have 3 children together as well as 3 adorable grandchildren. On the weekends, you’ll likely find Billy spending time with his family or fishing. Billy also loves the Lord and enjoys going to church.
Brandon started at Air Comfort in July of 2018. While attending Georgia Northwestern Technical College, he worked as an Installer, where he excelled in installing various equipment brands. After graduating from GNTC in December of 2018 with his degree in Air Conditioning Electrical, he launched into our Service Department. Brandon also holds a North America Technician of Excellence (NATE) certification, which certifies HVAC technicians through a series of knowledge and experience-based testing. On the weekends, Brandon enjoys hanging out with his friends and family.