Management Team

  • Richard O. Hunton, P.E.

    Chairman, The Hunton Group

    Education
    B.S. Mechanical Engineering - University of Virginia
    MBA cum laude - Farleigh Dickinson University
    U.S. Navy - Engineering Officer, USS Shangri La (CVA 38)
    Professional Affiliations
    American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) - Fellow Honors, Past President, Houston
    American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    American Society of Professional Engineers
    Construction Arbitrator, American Arbitrator Association 
    Texas Society of Professional Engineers
    Professional Engineer Licenses - New York and Texas
    Contractor License - Hawaii and Texas
    Trane Distribution Advisory Board
    Past President, National Association of Trane Franchise Holders
    Community Affiliations
    Director, Memorial-Hermann Healthcare Foundation, 2004-13
    President's Association, MD Anderson Cancer Research Center, 1991-2010
    Director, Virginia Engineering Foundation (University of Virginia), 1994-1998
  • Richard Hunton, Jr.

    President & CEO, The Hunton Group

    Education
    B.S. – University of Texas at Austin
    Rice University Executive Education Program
    Professional Affiliations
    Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) - Education Committee, 1996-1997
    American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) - Past President (1995-1996), Houston Chapter
    Alliance for Energy. Economic and Environmental Building Solutions (AE3) - Founding Board Member (2010)
    US Green Building Council (USGBC) - Chairman (2012-2013), TX Gulf Coast Chapter 
    Community Affiliations
    Trustee, Ft. Bend County Economic Development Council - Treasurer (1999-2004)
    Lamar Consolidated ISD - Chairmen (2000-2010) Career & Technology Education Advisory Council
    Texas State Technical College Air Conditioning Department - Advisory Council (2004-2014)
    Wharton County Junior College – Ft. Bend Technical Center - Founding Advisory Board (2001-2014)
    Brazos River Preservation Society - Founding Member, 1995
  • Randy Wallen

    COO, The Hunton Group

    Education
    B.S. Industrial Management and Industrial Engineering – Purdue University
    Professional Affiliations
    American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
    Community Affiliations
    Past President and Member of Board of Directors, United Methodist ARMY, 2005-2011
  • Bruce Seher

    CFO, The Hunton Group

    Education and Certifications
    B.B.A Temple University - Accounting
    Certified Public Accountant (Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Alabama, Louisiana, Iowa and South Carolina)
    Charter Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
    Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP)
    Business Experience
    Director and Shareholder, Mayer Hoffman McCann, LLC (Certified Public Accountants Director), CBIZ, LLC (Tax Servicer)
    Professional Affiliations
    Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
    Member, New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
    Member, Pennsylvania Institute of Public Accountants
    Member, Construction Financial Management Association
    Community Affiliations
    Former Member of Finance Committee, National Liberty Museum (Philadelphia)
    Former Director and President, St. Andrews Common Owners Association (Hilton Head, South Carolina)

  • Kevin Murphy, LEED AP

    Vice President of Business Development, Hunton Group

    Education
    B.S. Mechanical Engineering, cum laude – University of Texas
    Naval Nuclear Power Program
    Trane Graduate Engineering Training Program
    Professional Affiliations
    Current Officer, Member - American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), Houston Chapter
    Community Affiliations
    ALS Research Fundraising Committee
  • Albert Mireles

    Vice President of Human Resources, The Hunton Group

    Education
    B.B.A - Sam Houston State University
    Business Experiences
    Human Resources Director – The Hunton Group
    Human Resources/Corporate Management Team – Distribution Specialist Inc
    Human Resources HQ – EXXON Company U.S.A.
    Professional Affiliations
    Houston Human Resources Management Association
    Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

  • Charlie Hunton

    President and General Manager, Hunton Distribution, Houston

    Education
    B.S., Economics – University of Texas
    Rice University Executive Education Program
    Trane Sales/Technical Education Program
    Business Experience
    Light Commercial Sales Manager – Hunton Distribution, Houston
    Professional Affiliations
    Member, Texas Air Conditioning Contractors Association (TACCA)
  • Robert Tyler

    Vice President of Equipment Sales, Hunton Distribution

    Education
    B.B.A., Finance – University of Houston
    Trane Sales Management Development Program
    Business Experience
    Group President – Group Maintenance America
    Vice President of Sales – Amana Corp.
    National Sales Manager – Friedrich Air Conditioning
    Sales & Marketing Manager – Brandt Service
    Marketing and Distribution Management – Trane Co.
  • John Dearman

    Vice President of Parts, Hunton Distribution

    Education
    U.S. Air Force Technical School – Shepherd AFB
    Sales Management Program
    Business Experience
    Trane Parts Sales and Management – San Antonio and Houston
    U.S. Air Force – Bergstrom AFB
    Business Expertise
    Distribution organization and management, air conditioning systems and equipment
    Professional Affiliations
    Member. Texas Association of Air Conditioning Contractors (TACCA)
  • Steve Acker

    Vice President of Operations

    Education
    Associates Degree NHCC
    Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Certification
    Professional
    Airtime 500 Sales Institute
    Business Analyst – Hunton Distribution
    Skip Miller Sales Training
    Community
    Kiwanis International 1988
    Big Brothers
  • Chris Stanziale

    Operations Manager, Hunton Distribution, Houston

    Education
    BS University of Maryland University College
    Business Experience
    Houston Branch Manager – Hunton Distribution
    Business Analyst – Hunton Distribution
    Sales Analytics Manager - Trane
    Business Experience
    Regional Manager - Trane
    Regional Sales Manager - Trane
  • Keith Robinson

    General Manager of Hunton Trane

    Education
    Bachelor of Science, Electoral and Electronics Engineering - Louisiana State University
  • Kris Hardin

    President and General Manager, Hunton Services

    Education
    B.S. Business Management – Delta State University
    MBA Marketing – Delta State University
    Community Affiliations
    Member of United Methodist Action Reach-Out Mission By Youth (U.M. ARMY)
    Lunches of Love
    Houston Food Bank
  • Kurt McCulloch

    General Manager, Convergentz

    Education
    B.S. Mechanical Engineering – University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
    Trane Sales Management Leadership Program
    Trane Graduate Engineering Training Program
    Professional Affiliations
    President, American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), Houston Chapter
    ACHE, HAAHE, AE3, and TEMA
    Community Affiliations
    National Member - USA Hockey Level 4 Coach