Experience
That Counts.

From the Floor

From the moment we embark on a project, we rely on the seamless interaction within our team at Great Lakes Stainless. We rely and depend on one another. Because of our internal dependency, we are pushed to do our best for the next person down the line. Ultimately, the chain of commitment is shared with each customer as we deliver the highest quality product—on time, every time­. Simply put, we get the job done.

Meet our Teams

"Whatever your challenge, we are ready roll up our sleeves and get to work on creative, pro-active and collaborative solutions."

- Michael DeBruyn

Michael DeBruyn

President
"This is a great place to work. A big family that grows together, pains together and celebrates together."

- Dan Ellis

Dan Ellis

Vice President
“Creativity and craftmanship at its finest with each project uniquely prepared by talented members of the GLS 'family'."

- Chronis Vanias

Chronis Vanias

Controller
“Design excellence perfectly balances value, function, and aesthetic priorities on every client’s project.”

- Laura Kingman

Laura Kingman

Director, Design & Engineering
"We strive to provide the highest quality craftsmanship in every project we take on."

- Travis Dollaway

Travis Dollaway

Business Development and Estimating
"Good people working together makes it a great team."

- Dean Otto

Dean Otto

Production Coordinator
"If it involves welding, metal forming or wood, we can usually do it. If we can't, we figure out how."

- Harrison Muse

Harrison Muse

Foodservice and Stainless Cabinet Specialist
"I believe in Great Lakes Stainless because they believe in me."

- Michael Aubin

Michael Aubin

Millwork and Large Project Specialist
“Proud to be part of an ordinary team, doing extraordinary things.”

- Ben Brege

Ben Brege

Unique Project Expert
"Striving to surpass customers’ expectations, one project at a time."

- Megan Mageli

Megan Mageli

Foodservice and Large Contracts
"Better metals, better products. Great Lakes Stainless."

- Paul Campana

Paul Campana

Critical Account Manager and Materials Control
“My goal is to help clients be successful, whether they want optimized value or the perfection of a luxury detail.”

- Jacob Dault

Jacob Dault

Associate Project Manager
“Designing solutions by making complex parts work together is the best part of my day.”

- Todd Sears

Todd Sears

Design Engineer - Special Projects
“Bringing together our collective expertise in industrial metal and wood fabrication helps us to ask the right questions and deliver products that exceed the client’s expectations.”

- Brad Vanwingerden

Brad Vanwingerden

Design Engineer and Technical Development
"You dream it, we’ll design it."

- Skylar Ferguson

Skylar Ferguson

Design Engineer
“We are not a team because we work together; we are a team because we respect, trust, and care for each other.”

- Joe Lueck

Joe Lueck

Creative Projects and Drafting Specialist
"A nice variety of projects and a good team keeps the work day engaging."

- Rick Bastian

Rick Bastian

Release Engineer
“I want to see employees happy from the first moment they apply until they move on to their next career step.”

- Amy Tooker

Amy Tooker

Human Resources
“Great lakes stainless really is a family-oriented workplace where employees feel invested in their work.”

- Barb Labonte

Barb Labonte

Accounts Receivable/Payable
“As a community working together, we create some truly special projects for our clients.”

- Laura Brennen

Laura Brennen

Administration/Receptionist
“Great people to work with and joke around with makes the day go by fast.”

- Scott Barnhart

Scott Barnhart

Fabrication Lead
"We count on each other to work hard to get the job done."

- Brian Bitely

Brian Bitely

Master Millworker

- Todd Borse

Todd Borse

Welding Specialist
“Every project is custom- and each one is a new challenge that keeps it interesting every day.”

- Gary Crowley

Gary Crowley

Fabricator

- Delton Dowling

Delton Dowling

Metal Finisher

- Steven Gatrell

Steven Gatrell

Stainless Cabinet Specialist
“I enjoy the artistry that comes with welding specialty metals.”

- Brian Geiger

Brian Geiger

Metal Finishing Specialist - Lead Trainer
"The best part is the challenge."

- Mike Godin

Mike Godin

Welder Fabricator

- Cain Graziano

Cain Graziano

Metal Finisher
"Get ready to get dirty!"

- Devon Hoaglund

Devon Hoaglund

Fabrication Facilitator
“The craftsmen in the shop are great to work with. We are a team, everyday.”

- Robert Hudson

Robert Hudson

Welder Fabricator
“Quality metalwork is what I enjoy most.”

- William James

William James

Welder Fabricator
“The custom work we do means we do something different every day.”

- Duane Krueger

Duane Krueger

Standard Millwork and Specialty Finishes Lead
"There's great craftsmanship here. It's nice to be able to take pride in the work I do."

- Matthew Leksich

Matthew Leksich

Welding Specialist

- Lucas Mitchell

Lucas Mitchell

Welding Specialist
“We have a very strong supportive atmosphere. Our team members create a safe and healthy workplace every day.”

- Brian O’Boyle

Brian O’Boyle

Safety and Maintenance Technician
“The team camaraderie is great- this team works together, no matter the challenge.”

- Michael O’Brien

Michael O’Brien

Welder Fabricator
“It’s a great company to work for in a great location.”

- Timothy Olman

Timothy Olman

Metal Folder Operator
“This is an all-around fantastic place to work.”

- Andrew Petersen

Andrew Petersen

Senior CAM technician

- Timothy Pickard

Timothy Pickard

Senior CNC Operator
“We have a great team of fabricators that work together to produce projects every day.”

- Vickie Pickard

Vickie Pickard

Stainless Cabinet Department Lead
“There’s a good group of welding craftsmen here that work together to be the best of the industry.”

- Janna Selch

Janna Selch

Welding Specialist
"Interesting projects- and lots of them! All-around good environment to work."

- Gordon Sherburne

Gordon Sherburne

Shop Laborer
“It’s a great company to work for in a great location.”

- Joey Petersen

Joey Petersen

Welding Specialist
"Working here has a nice upbeat team atmosphere."

- Graham Strickland

Graham Strickland

Assembly Specialist
“Our laser cutter is the best in the industry and the best tools are key to quality products.”

- Kirk Toedebusch

Kirk Toedebusch

Senior Laser Operator
“The location is great, convenient and a friendly local community.”

- Mark Weber

Mark Weber

Metal Forming Lead

- James Workman

James Workman

Stainless Cabinet Specialist