Crew Leaders                                 Helpers                     Customer Service/Retail


Meet Our Staff





John N. Gallagher





Randy Gallagher


Job Responsibilities: Randy oversees the daily operations, purchasing, managing of employees, dispatching service work, retail sales and equipment repair.

Years Experience: 31


Personal info: Born, raised and residing in Frizzellburg Maryland, Randy lives with his wife Missy, and his three daughters; Brittni, Brooke & Braedyn.  He enjoys watching Brooke & Braedyn play volleyball at Messiah College. One great moment was getting to watch his two daughters Brittni and Brooke win the Volleyball State Championship. He enjoys golf and tennis, as well as watching Ravens football and Maryland Terps basketball. He would like to thank his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ for the many blessings he and his family have received.



 Dan Davis

General Manager/Pool Sales

Years Experience: 31


Family and hobbies: Dan and his wife, Bonnie, have lived in Littlestown Pennsylvania for over a decade. He enjoys fishing, volleyball, travel and good food. Our first employee to have a Gallagher's inground pool installed in his own yard! Did we mention fishing?



Debbie Gist

Store Manager

Job Responsibilities: Oversees daily operations of the retail store.  Assists customers with all their pool & spa needs

Years Experience: 20


Personal: When not at Gallagher's, Debbie enjoys spending time with her husband of 35 years, Jeff.  She enjoys hanging out with her 3 grandchildren & her dog, Piper.  She enjoys NASCAR, camping with friends, watching the Ravens & Orioles and loves shopping, shopping, shopping!



Missy Gallagher

Chief Financial Administrator/Secretary

Job Responsibilities: Accounts Payable, Account Receivable, and Payroll.

Years Experience: 23


Hobbies: Missy grew up in Snydersburg and now resides in Frizzellburg with her wonderful husband of 25 years, Randy.  She is the proud mom of Brittni (23), Brooke (21), & Braedyn (19).  She enjoys spending time with her family and watching her girls play volleyball at Messiah College.  She is thankful for the love and grace of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  She strives, daily, to be more like Christ and leans on her faith, and the hope she has in Jesus, to get her through every minute of every day.  I can do all things, through Christ who give me strength.  Philippians 4:13



Kelly Harrod

Customer Service Specialist


Job Responsibilities: Assisting customers with all their pool and spa needs.

Years Experience: 9 years (3 at Gallagher's)


Hobbies: Kelly has a beautiful daughter, Taylor, that she enjoys spending time with, and watching her play soccer and softball.  She has a cat named Milo. She loves to go to the beach and loves to shop.



Charlie Koontz

Senior Pool Technician

Job Responsibilities: Installs, Service, Sales, Leak Detection, Opening & Closing Pools, Cleaning Pools

Years Experience: 21


Hobbies: Charlie is a Westminster Volunteer Fire Department Seargent.  He enjoys fishing, watching TV, playing with & raising his children.  He has a fiance, Jennifer, daughters, Maggie and Harmony, a son, CJ, and stepsons, Damian and Jeremy.  He has 2 guinea pigs, 1 bearded dragon, 1 snake, 1 fish, 3 cats, 1 sugarglider, and 1 scorpion.

*Fire Department-2,000+ hours stand-by time for 2014, 300+ calls run in 2014, & received Seargent position in 2015

*In the last 3 years, Charlie has turned his life around.  He has more time for himself and his family.  He is happier than he has ever been.  People have noticed his attitude has greatly improved.  He has become closer with his immediate family.



Christopher Feenstra

Service Technician

Job Responsibilities: Weekly Servicing, Openings, Closings, Installations & Servicing

Years Experience: 6


Hobbies: Chris has been married for almost 5 years.  He and his wife, Kimmy, have 4 wonderful children (2 boys & 2 girls).  He enjoys time with family and friends, and loves football - GO RAVENS!



Jesse Gist

Senior Service Technician

Job Responsibilities: Troubleshoots and Repairs Pool Equipment, Electronics, Openings, Closings, Installs Custom Covers

Years Experience: 16


Hobbies:  Jesse lives in Hampstead with his soon to be wife, Samantha and two boys, Owen and Cameron.  He enjoys coaching & playing baseball, fishing, watching baseball, football and NASCAR.  He enjoys spending time with his family and being the best Dad in the world!



Kevin Stearns

Service Technician

Job Responsibilities: Open & Close Pools, Weekly Servicing, Any repairs- Masonry Work, Tile, Coping, Deck, Plaster Repairs

Years Experience: 34 (6 at Gallagher's)


Hobbies:  When not working, Kevin enjoys camping, hiking, fishing and enjoying time with family, at home, swimming in his pool.



Ryan Hill

Service Technician/Liner Installer

Job Responsibilities: Openings, Closings, Service and Maintenance, Liner Installation

Years Experience: 14


Hobbies:  Ryan has 2 children, a son, Dylan, who plays lacrosse and runs cross country, and a daughter, Ashanti, who is a ballet dancer who performs with Moscow Russian Nutcracker and Moving Company.  He has 2 dogs and 1 cat.  He collects transformers and watches UFC & Ravens football.



Anthony Simon

Service Technician

Job Responsibilities:  Openings, Closings, Servicing Pools, Sales

Years Experience:  8


 Hobbies:  Anthony was born in Woodstock, IL.  He has lived in Maryland for

23 years.  He is very athletic.  Anthony loves to play and watch sports.  He falls

asleep to ESPN.  He loves spending time with his fiance, Crystal, and their    beautiful baby girl, Destiny.  He likes to make people laugh and smile.  Family means everything to him.



CJ Bortell

 Service Technician









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