Our Sales Team

SMI's Dedicated Team of Professionals

Every person on our staff brings expertise and experience to the team, as well as a commitment to delivering value for our customers.

Nick Bair Operations Manager & Sales

Nick Bair

Operations Manager & Sales

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Territory: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA & surrounding areas

Nick started working for the Evergreen Companies when he was 18 years old, as a summer landscape technician. After graduating from The Ohio State University with a BS in Sports Studies in 2008, he rejoined the family as Recruitment Manager in the fall of 2015. His skills in sales and recruiting, along with his strong knowledge of operations, earned him his current position of Operations Manager in the fall of 2017.

Sales Team - Lee Eckert - Account Executive

Lee Eckert

Account Executive

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Territory: Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA and surrounding areas

A graduate of Misericordia University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, Lee spent 25 years in the Food Service Industry, even serving as President of US Foodservice in Pittston, PA before entering the facilities maintenance industry. Since 2012, Lee has been an Account Executive for all operating companies within the Evergreen Family of Companies, including SMI.


Chris Emerick

General Manager,  Lehigh Valley

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Territory: Lehigh Valley and surrounding areas

Chris brings 15+ years of management experience to our team, including 10 years of facility maintenance experience. His skills in sales, strategic planning, and project management earned him the title of General Manager, Lehigh Valley. Chris is a proven leader and is eager to tackle any job, big or small.

Laura Mathews

Account Executive

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Territory: Lancaster & Mechanicsburg, PA and surrounding areas

Since joining our sales team in the spring of 2018, Laura has been utilizing her extensive sales knowledge in order to bring our services to the greater Lancaster area. She loves developing strategic relationships, and works hard to ensure excellent customer service. Laura graduated from Lycoming College in 2003, earning a BA in Marketing, Management, and Spanish.

Chad Perez

Chad Perez

Account Executive

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Territory: Lehigh Valley, PA and surrounding areas

Chad is a licensed Pennsylvania commercial pesticide applicator with over 10 years of experience. He brings a wide range of skills to the Lehigh Valley branch, including project management, business development, customer service, and building and maintaining B-level corporate relationships. Chad goes the extra mile to build lasting relationships with each and every one of his clients.