ATR Executive Team

Barbara J. Ehresman, Chairman/CEO

Barbara Ehresman CEO for Advanced Technology Recycling profile picture Barbara started 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, COO

Ken EhresmanKenneth 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, Senior Project Manager

Dave 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 our Senior Project Manager.

Dave is always looking for ways to expand his horizons and further educate himself. When not at work Dave enjoys traveling to warm places and spending time at the pond camping and fishing with his son.
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Kenny Ehresman, Director of Information Systems

Kenneth Ehresman Jr. Director of Information Technology for Advanced Technology RecyclingKenny 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 maintaining a complex infrastructure of security systems, video surveillance, LAN/WAN, Internet/Intranet Databases and online platforms. In his spare time he enjoys working on classic cars and spending time with his family while routing for his favorite team the Dallas Cowboys.


Ray Magee, Director of Sales & Client Services

Ray Magee Director of Client Services for ATR.

Ray first joined ATR in 2010 as the primary Business Development Manager for the central US region.  During his tenure Ray helped ATR sales and marketing teams expand nationally and he is currently forming a new client services department which will be based out ATR’s original corporate headquarters building located in Pontiac Illinois.    The Client Services team will benefit from  his vast knowledge of ITAD/ITAM management solutions and his 30+ years of Sales and Customer Support experience.  In his spare time Ray enjoys golfing and visiting his children who attend college abroad.

Brodie Ehresman Director of Marketing and Business Development

Brodie Ehresman

Brodie joined ATR in April of 2012 and is one of the original store owners from B & K Computer Source which was 1 of 2 retail outlets that were opened in the early 90’s.  Prior to joining ATR, Brodie spent 20 years providing ITAD/ITAM services to West Michigan B2B customers.  Brodie utilizes his 25+ years of IT background and entrepreneurship to develop innovative sustainable recycling solutions to help ATR customers improve their triple bottom line. During his tenure Brodie has augmented the company’s regional customer base onto a national platform and develop ATR’s current marketing strategies.  In his spare time Brodie enjoys piloting unmanned aircraft (Drones) and spending time exploring off-road trails with family and friends.

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Robin Sorey Director of Human Resources

ATR HR Director Profile picture of Robin Sorey

Robin Sorey joined ATR in 2021 as the Director of Human Resources.   During her career she has worked her way up through the ranks from general HR administrative duties, to location/multi-location, and divisional leadership roles.

In her current role Robin is responsible for setting the strategic direction, and managing the Human Resources functions for the entire organization.     Her 25+ years of HR leadership cover both the corporate and private sectors in manufacturing and utilities construction.  Her enthusiasm, passion for learning new things, commitment to growing, and her focus on continuous improvement serve her position well.

When not at work, she enjoys landscaping, interior decorating, and most of all spending time with her family and friends.

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Stephanie Morris Corporate Compliance Manager

George Gray Las Vegas Facility Manager presents Stephanie Morris the 2022 President's Award for Excellence.

Stephanie Morris joined ATR in November of 2020 as an Admin/Compliance Coordinator at the Grand Rapids ATR site where she quickly learned our compliance requirements and assisted the site to get recertified to R2:2013 in April 2021. Before joining ATR Stephanie worked 21 years for the County of Kent, Michigan at the Department of Public Works where she held various positions to serve the public with sewer/water operations & maintenance, waste stream recycling, landfill services, waste to energy services and road work maintenance & construction.

In August 2021 Stephanie was promoted to Compliance Specialist to work on the Corporate Compliance team where she assisted all the ATR facilities meet their compliance requirements. While working on the Corporate Compliance team Stephanie helped the Pontiac, San Antonio, Salt Lake City, Birmingham, and Las Vegas obtain their certification for an upgrade to the R2v3 and RIOS standards and she’s currently working with the Corporate Compliance team to get our newest sites (Pensacola and Whitehall) certified as well.

In 2022 Stephanie was awarded the President’s Award, ATR’s highest distinction for her exceptional contributions to the organization’s overall success. This award honors an employee who has shown outstanding dedication, loyalty, and work ethic, and has gone above and beyond in the best interest of ATR.

When not working Stephanie enjoys creating memories with her family and friends by attending concerts or sporting events, trips, or spending time at their cottage. Stephanie has been married for 26 years, has 3 children, and most recently added to the family a Son-In-Law with the marriage of their oldest. Family has always been a top priority for Stephanie but now that her children have grown up and are leaving the nest, she’s focusing on career goals and aspirations.

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ATR Operations Team

Jessica Ehresman Operations Support Manager

Jessica Ehresman ATR Operations Support Manager

Jessica Ehresman’s career trajectory at ATR, beginning in 2014, is a testament to her adaptability and growth. Initially joining as a subcontractor at the Pontiac Nook, a unique novelty and gift shop located on the renowned Route 66, she soon shifted her focus from retail to customer service at ATR’s Pontiac facility in 2017. This change marked the start of a significant upward journey in her career as she began learning from the ground up how a premier IT Asset Management organization functions.

Between 2021 and 2023, Jessica demonstrated her leadership skills as the Team Lead of the CSR (Customer Service Representative) department which has been evolving since inception nearly a decade ago. A pivotal moment in her career was the relocation of her department to ATR’s new corporate headquarters in Pensacola, FL. In this new setting, Jessica was instrumental in assisting Senior Leadership refine and improve reporting and workflow tracking capabilities.   Her diverse responsibilities have included State Reporting, coordinating companywide travel, and daily operations monitoring to ensure the delivery of exceptional customer service. Now as the Operations Support Manager, she leads a department that spans multiple facilities and is crucial to ATR’s scalable and renowned service delivery model.

Jessica’s remarkable ascent in ATR can be attributed to her extensive departmental knowledge, active participation in a cutting-edge leadership program, and her continuous dedication to her department and the many processes they monitor.  Beyond her professional commitments, Jessica values the moments spent with her family and friends, discovering new destinations, and enjoying outdoor adventures.

George Gray, West Coast Operations Manager based out of Las Vegas, NV

Picture of George Gray Operations Manager in Las Vegas for ATR

George joined the ATR team as Site Manager for the Las Vegas, Nevada location in July of 2022. After sustained superior performance of the Vegas site, he was asked to lead the Western Region as the Operations Manager in June of 2023. Prior to working in the industry of e-waste recycling, George spent nearly a decade in food manufacturing, gaining experience in productivity, planning, and compliance. Before his career in food, George spent over 25 years in the United States Navy submarine service, specializing in leadership, management, and electronics maintenance as a Sonar Technician.  He is a graduate of Excelsior College, receiving his B.S. in Liberal Arts with a management focus.

George married his wife, Allison in 2013. Together, with their dog Indigo, they live in Vegas and enjoy shows, concerts, sporting events and exploring the southwest desert landscape. He also has a married adult son, Alexander, living with his spouse William in Tampa, FL. George is a consummate leader with years of guiding teams to success.  We expect him to parlay his prior achievements, making ATR Las Vegas and the Western Region the go-to sites for electronics recycling.

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Las Vegas Processing Facility

4120 W. Windmill Lane, Unit 105

Las Vegas, NV 89139
Phone: 702-837-0269

Office hours

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. MST

ATR is not currently accepting residential drop offs at this location.

Dan Hendershott Pontiac, IL Site Manager

Dan Hendershot

Dan Hendershott is the local Site Manager located at our Pontiac, IL location. He has been a part of ATR since 2009.   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.

Pontiac Processing Facility

902 N. Hazel St.
Pontiac, IL 61764
Phone: 815-844-7779

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Office hours

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST

ATR is not currently accepting residential drop offs at this location.

Jesse R. Jernigan, San Antonio, TX Site Manager

Jesse Jernigan San Antonio Site Manager

Jesse joined the ATR team as Site Manager for the San Antonio, Texas location in October of 2023. Prior to working in the industry of e-waste recycling. Jesse spent over 20 years in the United States Army working in Aviation Operations, specializing in leadership, management, and Aviation maintenance as an Apache Helicopter Crew Chief.  He is a graduate of the University of Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas, receiving his Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences with a Management and Leadership focus.


Jesse married his wife, Tila in 2007. Together, with their daughter and son they live in San Antonio, Texas. Jesse and his family spend the majority of their free time competing in rodeos and baseball. Jesse is a passionate and dedicated leader with a wealth of operational and management experience.

San Antonio Processing Facility

8559 NE Interstate 410 Loop B-144

San Antonio, TX 78219

Phone: 210-661-7779

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Office hours

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST

ATR is not currently accepting residential drop offs at this location.

Caleb Clark, Birmingham AL Site Manager

Caleb Clark Birmingham AL Site Manager

Caleb joined ATR as the Site Manager for the Birmingham, Alabama location in December 2023. His professional journey, rooted in a foundation of 2 years as a Director of Business Development in the tech industry and a 7-year tenure as Director of Operations/General Manager for a prominent local Birmingham restaurant chain, has uniquely equipped him for the challenges of the e-waste recycling sector.

Throughout Caleb’s early career, he has consistently demonstrated a skill for operations management and team building, showcasing a remarkable ability to drive efficiency and foster collaborative environments. This wealth of experience seamlessly aligns with his role as the Site Manager for ATR’s technology recycling business.

Beyond his professional achievements, Caleb married his beautiful wife Mary Beth in 2019, and they welcomed their daughter, Indiana, into the world in 2023. They also share their home with their two dogs Leo and Koda. Away from the office, Caleb enjoys going to concerts, spending time outdoors hiking and camping, and staying active at the gym. His multifaceted expertise and commitment to excellence make him an invaluable asset to the ATR team.

Birmingham Processing Facility

103D Shades Creek Circle
Birmingham, AL 35211

Phone: 205-978-7779

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Office hours

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST

ATR is not currently accepting residential drop offs at this location.

Las Vegas, NV Accepting Applications for Site Manager



Las Vegas Processing Facility

4120 W. Windmill Lane, Unit 105

Las Vegas, NV 89139
Phone: 702-837-0269

Office hours

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. MST

ATR is not currently accepting residential drop offs at this location.


Timothy Madara, Whitehall, PA, Site Manager

Timothy Madara ATR facility Manager for Allentown PA - cropped

Timothy Madara joined the ATR team in January 2024 and brings with him considerable experience in Security protocols and LAN/WAN support.  Prior to working in the industry of ITAD/ITAM and e-Waste recycling, Tim worked in the Corporate Security sector for 10+ years for a multi-state electric utility company.  Furthermore, Tim previously excelled in his role as a manager/supervisor.

Tim is a graduate of Lincoln Technical Institute with an AD in computer network support. He is happily married to his lovely wife Amber and is looking forward to bringing his leadership experience to the ATR Whitehall/Allentown facility.

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Allentown (Whitehall) PA Facility

1139 Lehigh Ave Suite 150

Whitehall, PA 18052

Phone: 610-231-2060


Office hours

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST

ATR is not currently accepting residential drop offs at this location.


Keric Allen Corporate Security and Pensacola Site Manager

Keric Allen Pensacola Site Manager

Keric joined ATR in November of 2022 as the Corporate Security Manager. Shortly after joining ATR, Keric was asked to step in as Site Manager for the new Pensacola, Florida location in January of 2023. Prior to working in the industry of e-waste recycling, Keric spent two decades in the United States Coast Guard, specializing in Maritime Response, Law Enforcement and Security Operations.  He is a graduate of the University of Arizona Global Campus, receiving his B.A. in Real Estate Studies.

Keric married his wife, Starlyn, in 2008. Together, with their son Xander and daughter Everly, they live in Alabama and enjoy being outdoors and in or on the water as much as possible. Keric is a passionate and dedicated leader with decades of operational and management experience. We expect he will successfully grow ATR’s Gulf Coast footprint.

Pensacola Processing Facility

5060 Commerce Park Circle

Pensacola, FL 32505

Phone: 850-475-7136

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Office hours

Monday – Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. CST

ATR is not currently accepting residential drop offs at this location.