When people ask us why they should choose Wheaton, we point out, among other things, the dedication of our leadership team. Through their experience and expertise, they ensure that our company is able to provide our customers with a worry-free move. Our company continually adapts to changes and trends in the marketplace, so we stay on top of the important details during your move. It’s thanks to our leadership that we’re able to take the stress out of moving for our customers.
Stephen F. Burns—Chairman of the Board
Stephen brings more than 25 years of moving-industry experience to the table. In addition to being a moving expert, Stephen also graduated Cum Laude from the Indiana University School of Law.
Stephen became chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Wheaton Van Lines in 1988. In addition, he also currently serves as chairman of the American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA).
Mark Kirschner—Chief Executive Officer
An employee of Wheaton since 1982, Mark is proficient when it comes to the ins and outs of the moving industry.
Mark holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Indiana University.
A.J. Schneider—Executive Vice President
Beginning his career at Wheaton in 2007, A.J. previously served the company as vice president of sales and marketing.
A.J. holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Indiana University.
Jerrod Carter—Chief Information Officer
Jerrod Carter has served as the Wheaton Van Lines Chief Information Officer since 2010, ensuring that all technology and IT services are up to par with moving industry expectations.
Jerrod holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.
Ron Borkowski—Vice President of Operations
Ron has been with Wheaton since 1994 and has 30 years of moving industry experience. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Ball State University.
John Weissert—Vice President of Revenue Accounting & Claims
John joined the company in 1999 and has 36 years of moving industry experience. In addition to serving as vice president of revenue accounting & claims, he also serves as the president of Wheaton’s wholly owned subsidiaries, Crown Moving and Storage, Inc., and La Habra Relocations, Inc.
John holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Fred McBroom—Vice President of Agency Development
Fred joined the company in 2000 and has 16 years of moving industry experience. He holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing – distribution management from Indiana University.
Tim Wiley—Vice President of Military
Tim Wiley serves as Vice President of Military. Wiley joined Wheaton in 1994 and has 36 years of moving industry experience. Wiley previously served as General Manager/Vice President of Operations at Wheaton agent, Crown Moving & Storage.
Wiley holds a Bachelor’s degree from Indiana University in Bloomington.
Chris Banguis—Vice President of Sales, Marketing & Move Management
Chris Banguis joined Wheaton in 2017. Banguis most recently spent 14 years at Eli Lilly and Company, the Indianapolis-based global pharmaceutical company in roles supporting sales and marketing, manufacturing and research and development.
Banguis holds a Bachelor’s degree from Purdue University.
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