LaForce Careers New Employees and Promotions

Celebrating New Employees and Position Changes at LaForce!

Company News

LaForce is proud to welcome 23 new employees to the team, as well as announce the position changes of four current staff members.

New Team Members

LaForce’s Green Bay team welcomed Alex VandenAvond and Jeff Manders as Security Field Technicians, Amy Jordan and Megan Sailer as Project Coordinators, Caleb Drake as a Keying Specialist, Chad Hermsen as a Receiving/Shipping Technician, Cole Baus and Elizabeth Selissen as Shop Youth Apprentices, Dan Peterson as a Security Project Manager, Dayana Hernandez-Bautista as an Estimating Intern, Diego Lopez as a Metal Fabricator, Erin Remaker as a Collections Specialist, Hector Licona Galindo as a Painter, Ivan Grant as an Accounting Intern, Jessica Faulk as a Metal Frame Detailer, and Mike Dufek as a Receiving Coordinator.  

In Austin, TX, Iverson Meacham and RJ Lawrence started as Receiving/Shipping Technicians. Nelson Porter started as a Welder in Cincinnati, OH. In Houston, TX, Lawrence Jones started as an Architectural Services Consultant. In Madison, WI, Peter Jessen started as a Small Project Specialist. Finally, the Milwaukee, WI, team welcomed Brittany Hinkle as a Project Coordinator and Connor Toomey as a Building Solutions Consultant.

Position Changes

In Green Bay, Kayla McElrone (Aftermarket Training Specialist) and Paul Charlier (Senior Hollow Metal Detailer) transitioned into new roles as Engineering Project Managers, and Tom Vang (Painter) started a new role as a Metal Fabricator.

In Austin, TX, Mike Rivera (Installer) transitioned into a new role as a Building Solutions Consultant.

We wish these employees luck as they begin – and continue – their careers at LaForce!

Join the Team

Are you interested in having the opportunity to challenge yourself, learn new skills, and advance your career? You can expect all this and more with a career at LaForce. Learn more about our benefits, open positions, and what you can expect as one of our employees.

About LaForce

LaForce is one of the largest distributors of door opening products, solutions, and services in the United States. We offer services in doors, frames, hardware, keying, building specialties, architectural services, fire door inspections, pre-install, install, and customized pre-finishing, along with our security division, known as Electronic Security Systems. Headquartered in Green Bay, WI since 1954, we now operate 15 locations throughout the country. For more information, please visit