CMI Mechanical Management Team
Mr. Dassow, as CEO is responsible for our mechanical services throughout the entire United States. He brings a diverse background of facilities and real estate expertise and has an extensive background in running large divisions for national facility service organizations. Rick has an undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin Madison and a Masters in Business from DePaul University.
Mr. Widmer graduated from National Electronics Institute in 1968 and founded CMI Mechanical in 1980. He brings over forty years of HVAC and mechanical experience and after selling his company in 2001 now serves as the President of CMI Mechanical. Woody is factory certified on environmental systems such as Liebert, Datac, Stoltz, and Copeland and also holds numerous contractor and refrigeration licenses.
Ms. Davis started working for CMI Mechanical in 1990, and has spent her entire career in the HVAC industry. As Controller and CFO her responsibilities include oversight of all the disciplines of accounting including; billing, accounts payable, financial statements, general ledger, sales tax and other aspects of accounting. Regina, through a grant program, completed all college accounting courses while in high school. She graduated from NJC with Bachelor of Arts degree.
Patrick Griffith SMA, FMA
Director of National Accounts
Early in his career Mr. Griffith founded a business providing HVAC, electrical and EMS services for the commercial high rise building industry in Dallas. From there, he moved on to a Director level positions for Kmart and Osage Casinos. Patrick has also provided FM consulting services for several big box retailers – one of which gained a 23% savings on a $200 million annual repair/expense account. Patrick recently partnered in the development of a new technology enabling secure Internet communication with any Modbus IOT – greatly reducing the costs of reading and writing these devices.
Growing up in the HVAC-R industry, Scott brings a diverse background of skills and experience. Scott has been with CMI Mechanical for over 15 years, and has extensive experience with all types of mechanical equipment including, split systems, cooling towers, chillers, boilers, VAV’s, air handling units, and refrigeration systems. Scott’s expertise spans various disciplines, including: design-build, HVAC-R installation, service, estimating, and project management. Scott is a licensed Journeyman, and holds a CFC card as well as HVAC, Boiler and Refrigeration Class A licenses.
Javier Lozano, Jr.
National Director of Business Development
Javier has a history of taking some of the most challenging circumstances and turning them into winnable opportunities. With an entrepreneurial spirit, Javier graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a degree in Business. He then took his tenacity and business intellect and started a Martial Arts & Personal Training gym in 2008, while eventually selling it in 2018. As a Business Development leader, Javier created systems and refined his Sales and Marketing skills which helps CMI Mechanical earn trust from Facility Managers, Property Managers, Hotel General Managers and Business Owners.
Mr. Marrero grew up in the HVAC industry under the tutelage of his father. Antonio has 9 years of field experience and has hands on knowledge and service and repair skills with; roof top units, makeup air, heat pumps, boilers, VFD’s, electrical, and wiring schematics. He holds a number of certifications from manufacturers with training on their equipment. Mr. Marrero holds a EPA/CFC license, mech 4 license, and strong working knowledge of web-based work management systems.