We’re pleased to announce the following executive changes, effective immediately, to support RenewAire’s continuing organizational and leadership development to advance our vision, mission, culture and growth into the future:


  • Chuck Gates has been appointed CEO RenewAire.   
  • Scott Forest has been appointed President of RenewAire and reports directly to Chuck.
  • Tammy Schmieden has been appointed Vice President Human Resources.
  • Neal Werner has been appointed Vice President Engineering.
  • Kevin Gonter has been appointed Manufacturing & CI Manager and will now have responsibility for all RenewAire manufacturing operations.
  • Reporting directly to Scott will be Nick Agopian, VP Sales & Marketing, Neal Werner, VP Engineering, Tammy Schmieden, VP Human Resources and Mike Sowinski, Director Finance. This group, as well as the founding members and shareholders, Chuck Gates and Matthew Friedlander, VP R&D, will form the Executive Team. In addition, Rick Zoerner, IT/IS Director, Kevin Gonter, Manufacturing Manager and Corey Gee, Supply Chain Manager will also report directly to Scott.