Meet Our Employees


Debra-White Debra White, President (Pelham, AL)

Debra White comes to RSI with over 20 years worth of experience in Business   Management. She holds a degree from the University of Alabama and enjoys providing her customers with exceptional customer service, business solutions, and attention to details. Debra is one of the founding members of RSI and continues to be the voice of encouragement and motivation within the company. Her hobbies include singing, Alabama football, and spending time with her grandchildren. RSI welcomes Debra White!


Bill White, Owner (Pelham, AL)

Bill White comes to RSI with over 35 years of Business Management experience and over 25 years of specialized HVAC industry experience. He is known within the HVAC industry as someone who can be trusted and is well respected. He prides himself on providing refrigerant solutions to his customers. His solid business model allows customers of RSI to enjoy significantly lower prices on refrigerant while enjoying the peace of mind that comes along with doing business with a man like Bill. Bill holds a degree from the University of Alabama in Marketing and a minor in English. His hobbies include golf, Alabama football and public speaking. RSI welcomes Bill White!


Thomas White- Pic Thomas White, VP of Sales (Mobile, AL)

Thomas White serves as the Vice President of Sales for Refrigerant Solutions, Inc. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama as well as an approved Continuing Educator Instructor with the Alabama Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Board. Thomas comes to RSI with over 5 years of managerial experience as well as specialized HVAC industry work involvement. He prides himself on not only helping RSI’s customers control their refrigerant costs but in educating them in EPA Compliance best practices as well any new events taking place within the Refrigerant industry. His hobbies include golf, tennis, and public speaking. RSI welcomes Thomas White!


 Phillip White, VP of Operations/Logistics (Pelham, AL)

Phillip White serves as the Vice President of Operations and logistics. Phillip comes to us with nearly 15 years of experience with the United States Navy, Novo Nordisk, and Pilgrim’s Pride.  His experience includes management of operations, maintenance, projects, and sales.  He and his family are moving to the Pelham location from North Carolina, where he has worked after being honorably discharged from the Navy in April of 2014. A graduate of the University of Alabama in 2013, he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce and Business Administration.  He and his wife Sarah have been married for 10 years and are the parents of 2 daughters and 1 son, Everly, Anna, and William.  RSI welcomes Phillip White!


Christie-Headshot-182x300 Christie DeVore, VP of Marketing/Public Relations (Pelham, AL)

Christie  DeVore serves as the Director of Marketing/Training for Refrigerant Solutions, Inc. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Health Science and has over 10 years of experience in customer service, training, and marketing development. She is one of the founding members of RSI and enjoys watching its success on a daily basis. Her passion is developing new materials for RSI, maintaining the website, and engaging our customers through several social media platforms. Her hobbies include spending time with her 5 children, singing, Alabama football, and public speaking.  RSI welcomes Christie DeVore!


Pat Headshot  Patrick Guaggenti, Branch Manager (Mobile, AL)

Patrick Guaggenti serves as the Branch Manager of the Mobile, AL branch. He holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from the University of Alabama as well as an HVAC Technician Certification. Patrick comes to RSI with over 11 years of experience in the financial services industry. He prides himself on maintaining a family like corporate culture with his fellow RSI teammates and treating all of his customers with the same friendly service. His hobbies include playing guitar, fishing, tennis, and running. RSI welcomes Patrick Guaggenti!


Grant headshot Grant Sagan, Logistics Coordinator (Pelham, AL)

Grant Sagan serves as the Logistics Coordinator for the Pelham Branch. He is a graduate of the University of Alabama and has over 5 years retail sales and management experience, 2 years of restaurant management, as well as a background in warehouse and inventory management. Along with coordinating the logistical operations of RSI, he also holds an HVAC Type I certification. His hobbies include golf, Alabama Football and Kentucky Basketball.



untitled  Robby DeVore, Territory Sales (Pelham, AL)

Robby DeVore serves as one of our Territory Sales Representatives within Alabama. He comes from a background in plumbing where he held a Master Plumbing License and even owned his own company.  He holds a HVAC Technician Certification and consistently provides his customers with exceptional service. Robby has a passion for the refrigerant industry and works tirelessly each day to ensure that his customer’s needs are met. His hobbies include Alabama football, riding 4-wheelers, and spending time with his 5 children. RSI welcomes Robby DeVore!


Rick Gary Territory Manager Refrigerant Specialist Rick Gary, Territory Sales (Pelham, AL)

Rick Gary serves as one of our Territory Sales Representatives within Alabama. Rick comes to RSI with over 20 years of business management experience. During this time, he worked exclusively on building supplies and within the HVAC industry. He enjoys being able to form lasting relationships with his customers and provide technical expertise within his specialty. Rick primarily focuses on property management sales within our company. His hobbies include golf, fishing, and football. RSI welcomes Rick Gary!


 A.J. Gatrey, Logistics Coordinator (Mobile, AL)

A.J. Gatrey serves as the logistics Coordinator for the Mobile Branch. A.J. comes to RSI with 5 years of experience in inventory, truck orders (checking and receiving), and restaurant management. A.J. strives to create excellent customer service. His hobbies include spending time with his two daughters, watching War Eagle football, and cooking. RSI welcomes A.J. Gatrey!



Brittany Kossow Brittany Kossow, Administrative Assistant (Mobile, AL)

Brittany Kossow serves as Administrative Assistant at our Mobile, AL branch. She comes to RSI with over 8 years of experience in managing and distributing information within the HVAC industry. She prides herself on excellent customer service and hard work. Her hobbies include spending time with her daughter, crafting, and watching good ol’ Alabama football.  RSI Welcomes Brittany Kossow!