Our Appliance Repair Team

Our Appliance Repair Experts

jimandsharronJim and Sharon Plummer are the owners of U-FIX-IT Appliance Parts.

Jim is an ex-Air Force pilot and a business school graduate of University of Texas at Austin. He has been in the appliance parts business since 1975. Jim’s time away from work provides time for reading, computers, fixing things around the house, and teaching Sunday school.

Sharon started an insurance brokerage in 1992. She continues as a part time insurance broker in addition to her full time duties at U-FIX-IT Appliance Parts. In her spare time, Sharon loves her German Shepard dog, playing the guitar, growing flowers, and is social chair at Sunday school.

Jim and Sharon are Christian believers who are unabashed in their love for God and their love for each other. Broken appliances are not happy news when they happen. Jim and Sharon want your appliance repair experience to be as pleasant and stress-free as possible.

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Free-Diagnosis-Assistance-web-500Eric Wade- Senior Technical Advisor, South Dallas Store

Team member since 2002

Eric was born and raised in Dallas.  Attended Dallas Carter High and graduated from the University of Houston in 1991. Eric, has been working at U-FIX-IT since 2002 and has been the store manager since April 2006. Eric enjoys working with people and helping to resolve problems.  Eric enjoy sports and is a longtime fan of the Dallas Mavericks and the Dallas Cowboys.


U-Fix-It appliance parts store TexasEdgar Gonzalez – General Manager

Team member since 2015

Edgar was born and raised in Dallas. He attended David W Carter and is currently attending college. He enjoys helping people find a solution to their problems in a efficient manner. He is currently studying for a software development degree and networking certificates. His hobbies include working with software development kits, computers, and collecting retro video games such as NES, SNES, Genesis & Atari.


Tim Vanderkolk  – Manager, Tyler

Team member since 2021

Born and raised in Lafayette, Indiana. Having retired from Penguin Random House publishing after 20 years, we moved from Colorado Springs to Tyler, Texas to be closer to kids and grandkids.  Tim enjoys Texas Holdem, fishing, reading, and golf (oh, and the grandkids of course!)

 


Jack Brabec  – Manager, Tyler

Team member since 2021

Jack was born in California and moved to Texas in 2006. Retired from the Army National Guard with 24 years. He attended the American Military University, where he studied Criminal Justice. He enjoys boating, wakeboarding and working with his tractor, he thinks his tractor looks sexy.

 


Khristopher Stinson  – Sales, East Dallas

Team member since 2021

Khristopher is a fun loving person who loves God, his family and making people happy.  He grew up a good old small town country boy and moved to the big city of Dallas.  He loves his Cowboys and Mavs.  Go Dallas!!!!!

 

 

 


Andrew Wolfe – Sales, Arlington

He first attended A&M kingsville to study mechanical engineering, then after discovering his passion for cars transferred to Universal Technical Institute to their Automotive &  Diesel program and has been building and racing cars ever since. When not at the track he enjoys trying to make a difference in the world by helping people, playing with his cats, singing in the shower, and taking his niece and nephews to the park.


 

Juan Segura – Sales, South Dallas

Juan was born in Chicago and moved to Texas in 2010. When not at work he can be found working out at the gym or spending time with his family and friends.  He also loves sports such as basketball and baseball.

 

 


 

John Lentini – Controller

Team member since 2021

John was born in Scranton, PA and moved to the DFW area in 1977. He has 30 years of financial management and operational experience as a CFO and Corporate Controller for businesses ranging from closely held start-ups to Employee Owned (ESOP) organizations. John has worked in a variety of industries including software development, entertainment, consumer products distribution, telecommunications, wholesale produce, equipment leasing, window covering manufacturer/distributor and raw materials distributor/broker.

John is a hands-on manager and enjoys solving problems. His goal is to help all Team members achieve their top performance. He is respected for his business skills, insight, objectivity, honesty and integrity.

John holds a degree in Accounting with a minor in Finance from the Pennsylvania State University. He is active in his Toastmasters Club. John and his wife Jill reside in Euless, TX. They have four children, five grandchildren, and a dog named Dolly. John enjoys spreading as much free time as possible with his grandchildren. He enjoys his 5K walks, bicycling, and gardening.


 

Lori Dubois – Phone receptionist, data entry

Having lived most of her life in California, Lori recently relocated to Texas. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, going to the lake, and camping. Lori and her husband have 6 grandchildren that they enjoy spending time with as well. She is excited to be a part of the team and assist with the daily bookkeeping tasks.