ATR Team is lead by

Barbara J. Ehresman, Chairman/CEO

Barb_0040_72dpistarted her Career with B&K  in Pontiac in 1992 with her husband Kenneth.  Barbara received her Degree in Computer Science in 1999 from Heartland Community College while being a full time mother and business owner.  Along with her Degree, Barbara has been responsible for steering B&K Technology Solutions Inc. into the emerging market of E-Scrap Collection and Processing since 2004.  Barb holds various Board Positions including the Illinois Recycling Association and the Livingston County Economic Development Council.

Kenneth D. Ehresman, President/COO

Kenneth started his Business Career in 1992 with B&K Technology Solutions as partial owner and operator after his 10 year Career in the US Armed Forces.  While in the military, Kenneth attended various electronic schools achieving such honorable mentions as distinguished graduate for academic performance.  Since returning to civilian life, Kenneth has held a wide range of Sales and Operations roles at both B&K as well as ATS in Peoria Il.  Kenneth brings 30+ years of IT and Electronics knowledge to ATR and has enabled ATR to become an Technology leader in Asset Recovery Services.

Dave Ehresman, Quality Assurance Manager

 David EhresmanDave joined ATR in 2005 on the ground level as a warehouse employee. He has helped to establish ATR as a premier asset recovery organization. During his tenure he’s worked his way through the ranks to his current position as Quality Assurance Manager. Dave is always looking for ways to expand his horizons and further educate himself. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife and 4 beautiful children.

Kenny Ehresman, Manager of Information Systems

Kenny Joined ATR in 2006 and has held various positions from I.T. Technical Positions to Site Operations.  Kenny has achieved CompTIA A+ certifications as well as other industry certifications such as Xerox and Dell.  Kenny is currently responsible for site operations at remote locations thorough  ATR’s remote collection/processing facilities.

Richelle (Chelle) Morrison, General Manager West Region

Chelle started her career in the customer service field while working for Verizon Wireless. As an employee of Verizon Wireless, she was promoted from customer service to the Data Technical Support department. She began working in the recycling industry at Electronic Recycling Solutions (ERS) in March 2011 handling sales and customer service, including eBay support. While at ERS, Chelle held many roles, including HR and compliance, often considering her primary goal to be finding solutions to problems.  Prior to ATR’s acquisition of ERS, Chelle functioned as the General Manager, directing and overseeing the day to day operations of the company. Chelle is a full time college student working on her BS in Business Management and plans to obtain a MBA. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, playing video games, spending time with her husband and daughter, and cooking.

 ATR Site Manager/Site Supervisors

Dan Hendershott Pontiac IL Site Manager

Dan Hendershott is the Site Supervisor at our Pontiac, IL location. He has been a part of ATR for almost 6 years now! He started as one of the warehouse workers and then became the Warehouse Team Lead at the Pontiac location before transferring to the Peoria site to become the site supervisor. Dan is a big Chicago Cubs fan so he said that he really enjoys when Ken and Barb give tickets out for the home games to their employees. He also said that he tries to watch every Cubs game that he can in his spare time.Dan

Corporate Headquarters

902 N. Hazel St.
Pontiac, IL 61764

815-844-7779

Office and drop off hours
Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST

Maria Prindle, San Antonio TX & Grand Rapids MI Site Manager

Maria Prindle began her career with Advanced Technology Recycling in December of 2012 as an Asset Coordinator working in the Grand Rapids, MI location.  Prior to joining ATR Maria attended Grand rapids Community College graduating from their Computer Support Program.  Maria has been involved in the recycling industry since 2005, starting with volunteer work for a non-profit eWaste recycler.  She was later hired by that non-profit and worked as a technician/e-commerce employee and later was promoted to a director level managing 3 computer store locations for the non-profit.

Maria’s technical career started when she attended Grand Rapids Community College (GRCC), in Grand Rapids Michigan.  Maria graduated in 2006 from their Computer Support Program.

Maria has been in the recycling industry since 2005,  starting out by volunteering for a non-profit  e-recycler.  Maria then was hired by that same company, and worked as a technician/e-commerce employee.  During this time she learned a lot, about computer and server hardware.  Working hard, she eventually became the manager of their Computer store.  The company then wanted to expand their operations by opening 2 additional stores. Maria eventually became the director of these 3 stores.

In the winter of 2010, Maria decided to move my career forward, by returning to school to receive her bachelors in Science. Maria attended Davenport University in Grand Rapids Michigan, working on my bachelor’s degree in network administration.   In the fall of 2012, Maria decided to further her career and seek other employment.

Maria and her husband Keith had always wanted to move south, particularly to Texas.   In 2012 ATR was looking for a site manager for their San Antonio location.  So ATR relocated me and my family to San Antonio, Texas.  Maria started at the new location as the Site’s Supervisor.  In November of 2014, Maria became the site’s Manager.

Maria reside in San Antonio Texas, with her husband Keith, her son and her daughter in law.  Maria & Keith were blessed the summer of 2014, with there first generation Texan grandson, his named is Emmet. Maria have 4 children, and a total of 9 grand children.  Each one of Children and grandchildren hold a very special piece of my heart.  Maria loves to spend time with her family, and loves to watch Michigan sports as well as the San Antonio Spurs.   Maria loves to stay active either by taking long walks, or an occasional bike ride.

San Antonio, TX Facility

8559 NE Loop 410
San Antonio, TX 78219

210-661-7779

Office and drop off hours
Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST

Craig Carpenter Tonawanda NY Site Manager

Craig joined the Advanced Technology Recycling (ATR) team as Warehouse Technician in 2014 and was quickly promoted to Team Lead, followed by Site Supervisor before his promotion to Site Manager. Craig studied electricity and electronics in high school earning an honors diploma in Trade Electricity Industrial Electronics.  Joined the USAF to continue studies in the electronics field where he received training as an Avionic Sensor System Specialist. After leaving the USAF he worked in a manufacturing setting for 25 years starting in an entry level position and working to become a department supervisor. He attended Cornell University to further his education earning a certificate in Supervisory Studies. Craig also attended Welder Testing and Training Services to become a certified welder.

Craig married his wife Lynnette in 1989, has a daughter Aimee and recently became a grandfather to a beautiful baby girl Victoria. When Craig is not at work or playing with Victoria as a hobby he enjoys working on cars.

Buffalo(Tonawanda), NY Facility

200 Fire Tower Drive
Tonawanda NY, 14150

Phone: 716-693-7779

Office and drop off hours
Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST

Richmond VA Site Manager Position

The Richmond location is currently being managed by Maria Prindle and Dan Hendershot.

Richmond, VA Facility

11625 Busy Street
Richmond, VA 23236

804-379-1106

Office and drop off hours
Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST

Matt Morrison Salt Lake City (Tooele) Site Manager

Matt joined ATR through the acquisition of ERS in September 2016. Matt worked at ERS for 7 years and  started in the dismantling department.  He quickly moved up to be a tech. During his time with ERS, Matt  helped create the processes and procedures throughout the warehouse and tech departments. As Operations Manager, he was responsible for the day to day operations of the company. Matt is currently a full time college student working towards his BS in Business – Information Technology Management degree and plans to obtain a Master’s degree.  In his spare time, Matt, likes to brew beer, play video games, build things, work on cars, and spend time with his wife and daughter.

Salt Lake City (Tooele) UT Facility

136 Lodestone Way
Tooele, UT

435-494-1377

Office and drop off hours
Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. MST

 

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