CAAG Leadership

Our Conditioned Air Association of Georgia board provides the best strategic leadership that allows CAAG to continue helping HVAC-R professionals achieve success in their business. 

Tucker Green
Executive Director

Tucker grew up in the industry as the son and grandson of HVAC-R contractors. He is a business owner, active community member, and public servant in his hometown of Jasper, Georgia. Tucker has extensive experience with government affairs both as an elected official and registered lobbyist. After years of working with CAAG and passionately advocating on behalf of the industry, he was appointed on July 1, 2021, as Executive Director.

Robert Ashby

Robert Ashby

President

Robert has been the owner of Christian Brothers Mechanical in Austell, Georgia for almost two decades. He was appointed to the CAAG Board in 2019 as the West Metro Director. Under his leadership, they were named Chapter of the Year twice.

Brian Spencer

Brian Spencer

President-Elect

Brian is the owner of Spencer Heating & Air Conditioning in Norcross working in the industry for over 40 years. He is a longtime member of the MAACA Chapter, serving four times as their President. Additionally, he’s been a devoted CAAG member, serving on the board since 2020.

Michael Brown

Michael Brown

Vice President

Michael started with J R Hobbs Co, based in Lawrenceville, in 1992.  He left Hobbs in 2009 to work for Peachtree Service Experts only to return to Hobbs 4 years later.  He is now the primary license holder for J R Hobbs with HVAC licenses in 12 other states.  He’s served on the CAAG board since 2019. He lives in Covington, GA.

Victor Laircey

Victor Laircey

Treasurer

Victor’s Biography coming soon

Cherri Powers

Cherri Powers

Secretary

Cherri’s Biography coming soon

Lamar Pendley

Lamar Pendley

Immediate Past-President

Lamar is the owner and president of Pendley Heating and Air Conditioning, Inc, founded in March 1961. He has worked full time in the HVAC industry since 1969 but learned the trade when he was just 10 years old. He has been a member of the CAAG board for six years and is located in Cartersville, Georgia.

Directors

Albany Clay Carr | SafeAir Heating & Cooling

Augusta Victor Laircey | Creighton Laircey

Coastal Emory Young, Jr. | Certified Electric, Inc.

Coastal Empire Priscilla Deal | Peach State AC

Cobb Chad Popilek / E. Smith Heating & Air

Columbus Justin Quinn / Sensigreen Heating & Air 

East Metro Bill Preston | American Comfort

Hall Co. Rusty Gravitt | Gainesville Mechanical

MAACA Cherri Powers | Powers Heating & AC, Inc.

Northeast GA Athens  Rex Coker | Stanfield Air Systems

Northwest GA Rome BJ Littlejohn | Ware Mechanical

Middle GA Doug Ward | Aire Serv 

West Metro Jeffery Rosser | Coolzone Heating & Cooling

Valdosta Chad Slaughter | Waller Heating & Air

Dir. At Large Joe Savage | Doc Savage Heating & AC, Inc.

Dir. At Large David Hammond | Hammond Services, Inc.

Dir. At Large Rick Busby | Busby’s, Inc.

Dir. At Large Elaine Powers | Powers Heating & AC

Dir. At Large Matthew Holtkamp | Holtkamp Heating & Air

Dir. At Large Pat Rogers | United Maintenance

Dir. At Large Tom Lucas / Dayco Systems

Dir. At Large Lynn Wilson | Wilson AC Services

Dir. At Large Bart Hillman | Southern Mechanical

Dir. At Large Steve Nail | Nail Heating & AC

Dir. At Large Mark Plunkett | Plunkett Heating & AC

Dir. At Large Louie Broxton | Broxton Mechanical

Past Presidents

We dedicate this section to the men and women who have served as President of our organization. We want these names to serve as a reminder and a memorial to those who have gone before us and use it for motivation for our future generations. Our future successes are because of their past service.

CAAG has had many presidents over the years and their service will stand as part of their legacy. We thank each of you for your leadership, generosity, and faithful support of our mission.

1981 – 1982 Earl Smith| E. Smith Heating & Air | Marietta

1982 – 1983 Ken Lowery | Atlanta

1983 – 1984 Dwain Ball | Air Therm Company | Savannah

1984 – 1985 Fred Holt | Holt Service Co. | Columbus

1985 – 1986 Henry Crane | Crane Electric Company | Albany

1986 – 1987  Gene Lawson | Lawson Heating and Air | Gainesville

1987 – 1988 Jack Croley | Jack G. Croley Company | Decatur

1988 – 1989  James Hayes | Air Conditioning Specialist |Bainbridge

1989 – 1990 Haskell Perry | North GA Equipment Co | Rome

1990 – 1991 Roy Parker | Parker’s Heating & Air | Americus

1991 – 1992 Emory Young | Certified Electric | Brunswick

1992 – 1993 Ed Hammond | Hammond Services, Inc. | Griffin

1993 – 1994  Jim Corbin | Corbin Comfort Systems | Lake City

1994 – 1995  Ken Keadle | Keadle Heating & Air | Warner Robins

1995 – 1996 Bill Slaughter | Waller Heating & Air | Valdosta

1996 – 1997 Martin Hoover | Empire Heating & Air | Decatur

1997 – 1998 Greg Lanthier | Lanthier’s, Inc. | Winder

1998 – 1999 Wes Wheeler| Parker’s Heating & Air | Americus

1999 – 2000 Rick Busby | Busby’s Heating & Air | Augusta

2000 – 2001 Jim Duvall | Coolray/Blue Dot | Marietta

2001 – 2002 Don Vansant | Snellville Heating & Air | Snellville

2002 – 2003 Larry Galbreath | Galbreath & Sons  | Richmond Hill

 2003 – 2004 Don Riley | Riley Heating & A/C | Phenix City, AL

2004 – 2005  Barry Abernathy | E. Smith Heating & Air | Marietta

2005 – 2006  Jimmy Green | Green Heating & Cooling | Canton

2006 – 2007  Lee Draper | Georgia Cooling | Warner Robins

2007- 2008 Dennis McKeon |D. McKeon | Kennesaw

2008- 2009 Steve Nail | Nail Heating & Air | Hampton

2009-2010 Mike Littlejohn | Ware Mechanical | Rome

2010-2011 Steve Blakeney | Controlled Climate | Marietta

2011-2012 Emory Young, Jr. | Certified Electric | Brunswick

2012-2013  Jimmy Gibson | Green Heating & Cooling | Canton

2013-2014 Todd Harden | Georgia Cooling | Warner Robins

2014-2015 David Hammond | Hammond Services | Griffin

2015-2016 Joey Chancey | Chancey Heating & Cooling | Douglas

2016-2017 Kevin Reeves | Parker’s Heating and Air | Americus

2017-2018 Pat Rogers | United Maintenance | Atlanta

2018-2019 Elaine Powers | Powers Heating & A/C | Peachtree City

2019-2020 Ed Newsome | Albany Air Conditioning | Albany

2020-2021 Bart Hillman | Southern Mechanical | Augusta

2021-2022 Matthew Holtkamp | Holtkamp Heating & A/C | Suwanee

2022-2023 Alan Ferguson | Ferguson Heating & A/C Co., Inc| East Point

2023 – 2024 Lamar Pendley | Pendley Heating & Air | Cartersville

Conditioned Air Association of Georgia, Inc.

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tucker@caag.org

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