Our team

At the heart of KOMT’s continued success is its dedicated team of people – the majority of whom are Employee Owners of the company. As the technology and capabilities of our products has progressed over the years, the KOMT team has continually advanced its own knowledge in order to deliver the best in products and support to our customers.

Wendy Bartlett

Secretary/Treasurer: Wendy has been associated with KOMT for over 20 years, moving into a direct role with the company in 2000. She began her full range of accounting services nearly 30 years ago and was named Secretary/Treasurer in 2012.

Carol Berens

Accounting Assistant (Wichita Office): Carol has 15 years of business administration experience as well as 10 years bookkeeping experience.

Paul Betteridge

Service Tech (Wichita): Paul has 13 years as an Maintenance and CNC Technician with extensive training in most all aspects of machine tool repair. Previous to this he served 4 years in the U.S. Navy maintaining aircraft and computer equipment.

Stan Bittman

Sales Engineer (Oklahoma City office): Stan has been in sales for over 30 years, and at KOMT for a majority of that time. Stan holds certification as a CMTSE, and is responsible for running the Oklahoma City office and covering the southwestern corner of the state.

Kurt Coughenour

Sales Engineer (Tulsa office): Kurt has been in sales for over 35 years, and at KOMT for more than a decade. In addition to being certified as a CMTSE, Kurt also served on the CMTSE certification committee for the AMTDA. Kurt holds degrees in both Business and Management, and volunteers regularly for a local charity that feeds those in need.

Kelly Davis

Office Coordinator(Tulsa Office): Kelly has been in the Customer Service Industry for over 18 years.

Donald Dufield

Service Engineer (Wichita office): Don has been with KOMT for nearly 20 years. He holds both an Ag Science and Ag Business degree from Friends University. He volunteers with Pass it On Outdoor Mentors, United Way of the Plains, and is an active college basketball official for the NAIA and KJCCC.

Mike Ensign

Sales Engineer (Tulsa office): Joining the team in 2017, Mike is one of the newest members of the KOMT team. Mike got his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Power Engineering Technology from Oklahoma State University and has over 20 years in Automotive Manufacturing Sector.

Bill Farris

President: Bill started with KOMT in 1970 as an inside parts salesman in the Tulsa office. After earning his Business degree from the University of Tulsa in 1972, he moved to Wichita as part of the outside sales team. Bill became President in 1996 and Chairman of the Board in 2012. A lifetime member of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), Bill has served on the Board of Directors of the American Machine Tool Distributors Association (now part of the AMT). Bill has volunteered his time to the Boy Scouts of America, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, and Pass-it-On Outdoor Mentors.

Brad Haas

Sales Engineer (Wichita office): Brad has been in sales for nearly 20 years with almost five of those being with KOMT. Certified as a CMTSE, Brad holds a degree in Business from Wichita State University.

Thomas Hubbard

Sales Engineer (Wichita office): Thomas has 6 years of experience in the aircraft manufacturing industry, 3 of which he acquired at KOMT. He has a technical certificate for non-destructive testing from Wichita Area Technical College and 4 years of prior mechanical experience on agricultural and commercial equipment.

Barry Jones

Service Engineer (Wichita office): Barry has been in the industry for over 35 years, the past 20 of which have been with KOMT.

Corey Lies

Customer Support Manager (Wichita office): Corey has been with KOMT for nearly five years and in the sales industry for close to ten years. Corey volunteers his time to the local Big Brothers/Big Sisters chapter, along with Pass It On Outdoor Mentors and the outdoor group of his local church.

Bob Porter

Service Engineer (Wichita): Bob has been in manufacturing for over 23 years. He proudly defended our country as a member of the US Army Reserve from 1988-1992. In his time off, he likes to rebuild engines on cars and has volunteered as a coach for the Warriors Football team for the last 8 years.

Stan Sallee

Sales Engineer (Oklahoma City office): Stan was a Sales Engineer Intern for KOMT for the past two years as he finished school and recently joined the team full time. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering and has a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification.

Mike Scott

Service Engineer: Mike has 11 years of mechanical backgrounds including automotive repair and building and machine maintenance. He graduated with a degree in automotive.

Daniel Taylor

Service Engineer (Tulsa office): Dan brings his expertise in machines and CNC repair to the Tulsa office, where he has been a member of the service team for the past 8 years.

Lynn Ungles

Customer Support Manager: Lynn is based in KOMT’s Wichita office, and has been a member of the KOMT team for nearly 25 years. Lynn holds a degree from Wichita State University, and is involved with both his local Rotary Club and Shriners International in Wichita.

Mike Yulich

Sales Engineer (Kansas City Office): Mike enjoys spending time with his 2 young children. He is an Eagle Scout who remains involved in scouts. Mike has over 20 years of capital expenditure sales experience.