Alpin Haus RV Team
SALES STAFF – AMSTERDAM
JASON RATTRAYDirector of Motorized Sales
Jason began his career with Alpin Haus in 1996 in RV Sales. Soon after, he took over parts and service at our Saratoga location, and started the parts and service operation in Clifton Park. He became the Amsterdam RV Sales Manager in Amsterdam in 2003.
A lover of all things active, Jason is a retired professional bull rider, avid golfer, and skier. He has completed the Warrior Dash, has recently taken up cycling, and coaches his kid’s baseball teams. During the summer, he and his family like to visit their favorite campgrounds, Moffit Beach and North Hampton, in their Class C motorhome.
Jason has a great sense of humor, and a love of dolphins…the Miami Dolphins.
RYAN HECKRV Sales Manager
Ryan has been involved with Alpin Haus and the RV world his entire life. A graduate of Siena College and a certified CPA, Ryan makes the most organized Excel spreadsheets we’ve ever seen.
Outside of the office, Ryan enjoys spending time with his wife, Colleen, skiing, mountain biking, camping, and spending time at the lake. After a long day enjoying the outdoors, he comes home to 2 cats and a Golden Retriever.
Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.
— Albert Einstein
DAN TABERRV Sales Manager
When Dan isn’t helping customers find their perfect RV to enjoy the great outdoors, he can be found traveling, hiking, and camping in the Adirondacks, or spending time with his family and friends.
Dan is a graduate of Siena College with a Bachelors in Marketing and Management.
VICKI MEYERSDirector of Finance
Vicki has been in finance for over 20 years and is a licensed Insurance Broker and Notary, and holds a Bachelor of Science from the College of Saint Rose with a concentration in math.
When she isn’t head down in the financing of your new or used RV, she can be found traveling, trying new adventures, and enjoying the outdoors with her three boys.
Her favorite quote is from Thomas Jefferson, “He who knows most, knows best how little they know”.
JAMES BEARCROFTBusiness Manager
James Bearcroft, or simply Bearcroft as he’s affectionately known in the office, is one of our stellar business managers who will help with getting you out the door with the RV of your dreams.
Outside the office, James enjoys camping in the warmer months and riding his snowmobile in the winter with his daughter. He also competes with his neighbors the have the best lawn on the street.
“Worrying is like a rocking chair, it gives you something to do, but it gets you no where.”
— Glenn Turner
KYLE SMITHBusiness Manager
Outside of work, you can find Kyle spending time with his wife, Nicole, and their two sons, Hudson and Wyatt. He enjoys camping, hiking, and is a competitive powerlifter. He also enjoys car and truck shows as well as working on his own truck.
Having spent ten years in auto-retail, Kyle considers himself a real people person and enjoys helping customers. He also attended Springfield College where he majored in Business Management.
DAVE BULMERRV Outfitter
Dave Bulmer started working for Alpin Haus in 2014. Dave spent many years working in the Ski and Resort industries including time spent in Chile teaching and coaching skiing. When not here at Alpin Haus, you can usually find Dave outside exploring the Adirondacks and New England. Dave’s love of the outdoors and traveling is a natural fit with our RV department.
GREG CLARKRV Outfitter
Greg is a life-long camper and lover of the great outdoors. He also enjoys hiking, fishing and golf. He loves to spend time with his children while continuing their family tradition of the RV and camping lifestyle.
Greg is looking forward to helping you and your family find the perfect motorhome or towable to create your own lifelong memories!
HEATHER KOWALCZYKRV Outfitter
Heather’s life has taken her down many career paths. She finished her Bachelor’s Degree at SUNY POLY in Utica in 2015 and shortly after she was blessed to become a mother. About nine months later she was recommended to a local sales position and this was when she fell in love with sales. Her standards for customer service are exceptional; this, blended with her ability to communicate with people has allowed her to excel in the sales world.
Her love for the outdoors started early on, including playing soccer for 14 years which gave her an opportunity to become the first girl at Tompkins Cortland Community College to receive the All-American Award in any sport. Among other outdoor activities she enjoys golfing, fishing, hunting, kayaking and camping. Her family and friends are her inspirations and art is her passion.
JAMES KUSSIUSRV Outfitter
Bio coming soon!
TONY MEOLARV Outfitter
STEVE QUILLRV Outfitter
Steve began his RV Outfitter career with Alpin Haus in 2001. He brought business management experience and great customer service skills into the RV buying experience and his customers love his care, his concern for their RV needs and his personal followup with them. Steve and his wife Hilda grew up in Amsterdam, N.Y. then relocated to Broadalbin where they raised their children that attended Broadalbin-Perth schools.
When Steve is not hard at work he enjoys great restaurants, a relaxing day fishing and the special times having fun with his family and creating great memories.
Give Steve a call and let him get you started in the RV lifestyle or share options to “Move Up” to the RV of your dreams.
Favorite Quote: “Always Have Fun”
JAKE REINHARTRV Outfitter
DON TERPENINGRV Outfitter
Don ibrings with him a vast array of customer service attributes. He will strive to be fair, convenient and honest with anyone he has the pleasure of helping outfit their RV.
Don remembers going camping in his families tag-a-long as a child. Now he passes along this family tradition to his young boys, RJ and Matthew. Don enjoys golfing, bowling and being a part of the Marc Johnson 3J dirt modified race team.
MIKE VALENTIRV Outfitter
CHARLES WEITZRV Outfitter
Charles joined the Alpin Haus team in 2017. His career in retail and hospitality management has given him valuable customer service experience. Outside of work, Charles enjoys mountain biking, camping, hunting and fishing. His personal love for the outdoors and desire to help others make working at Alpin Haus a great fit!
TANYA WILKINSRV Outfitter
An area native, Tanya graduated from FMCC with her AA, Suny Albany with her BA, and the College of Saint Rose with a Master's of Science Degree in 1998. She then Completed a Certificate of Advanced Studies in 2005. Her career path has always involved helping others achieve their goals while providing impeccable customer service. When Tanya is not helping families enjoy the great outdoors, she can be found gardening, hiking, fishing, canoeing, camping, and spending time with her two daughters, AnnaBella and Alexandra.
"Do or do not, there is no try" - Yoda
NOVALIE BYRNERV Rental Outfitter
A published author who enjoys spending time with her family outdoors, Novalie is sure to help you find the right RV Rental for your next family trip!
She likes to read and write, garden, go hiking, camping, and fishing with her family. She feels blessed to be able to spend time with her family (maybe with some ice cream!) and be able to watch the wildlife, along with a stray cat or two, pass through her property on the weekends when they’re enjoying their time together.
CJ is happy to be the first person to welcome you to Alpin Haus RV of Amsterdam! She greets everyone with a warm and friendly smile and truly enjoys interacting with staff and customers. On her days off CJ enjoys antiquing, crafting, and repurposing furniture. She also loves camping with her husband and two sons.
MARY KILMARTENTitle Clerk
Mary has been involved in title work for over 20 years along with being a notary. She loves spending time with her husband, two daughters, and five grandchildren. She enjoys reading and takes a yearly trip to Tennessee. Her family owns a few classic cars and loves to attend car shows. One of her favorites to drive is a '56 Fairlane!
OLIVER "OLLIE" HECKChief Barketing Officer
Ollie has been involved with Alpin Haus as long as he can remember. Oliver was born July 3, 2020 and was eager to join the Alpin Haus family as soon as possible. His favorite part of working at Alpin Haus is the amount of belly rubs he receives on a daily basis and of course seeing all the customers that come in. Outside of work, Ollie enjoys spending time with his family as well as taking long walks and even longer naps.
SALES STAFF – SARATOGA
JONATHAN BAKERDirector of Towable RV Sales
Jonathan started working for Alpin Haus in 2006. He enjoys working with great people and selling fun! Jonathan likes to watch the Buffalo Bills in his free time.
Camping Tip: Don’t leave your black tank valve open all the time or you’ll end up with a less than desirable situation!
Favorite Quote: “You miss 100% of the shots you never take”
DREW TINGERRV Sales Manager
Drew Tinger started working with the Alpin Haus team in March of 2018. Drew has been lucky enough to work in the RV and Boat industry for over 13 years. When he is not at Alpin Haus, he enjoys hiking, boating, running and enjoying the outdoors with his wife. He also enjoys historic areas and searching for new and interesting restaurants in the area. Drew is committed to excellent Customer Service and takes pride in giving his customers the best experience possible.
PAUL VENICESales Manager
Paul is a native Rhode Islander who recently relocated to the area. When not at Alpin Haus, he enjoys spending time with his wife and their two daughters exploring new playgrounds. He takes pride in giving his customers the best experience he can and earning a customer for life.
JOSHUA VANNESSBusiness Manager
Josh is a former Culinary School Graduate who now enjoys putting his skills to use for friends and family. He is also an enthusiastic outdoorsman, who spends his time hiking, fishing and kayaking.
Josh loves his job because he gets to help families make memories through camping and traveling!
Matt MincherBusiness Manager
Bio coming soon!
SCOTT ARMINIORV Outfitter
Scott has worked at Alpin Haus since 1999. He has worked in many different departments including RVs, boats and snowmobiles. He enjoys camping with his wife and three children especially at Sunset Bay Campground and Marina on the Great Sacandaga Lake. He also loves to golf, watch super cross, listening to audiobooks and most importantly spending time with his family. Scott takes pride in helping his customers purchase a camper that will fulfill their needs for many years to come.
BILL BRADTRV Outfitter
Bill started working for Alpin Haus in 2001 as a Sales Manager. Bill fell in love with camping as a Boy Scout and has been camping ever since. In his free time, Bill enjoys watching the Yankees and Jets play as well as spending time with his grandchildren. Come see Bill and start some priceless memories of your own!
SATIVA CANNONRV Outfitter
Bio coming soon!
ART COOPERRV Outfitter
Art enjoys a good technical project – like maintaining his sport touring motorcycle, renovating his house, and restoring a ’74 Plymouth Road Runner.
In 2017 he married his best friend and beautiful wife Richelle, and in 2018 joined Alpin Haus.
ADAM KINGRV Outfitter
PATRICK LUCIRV Outfitter
Patrick started working for Alpin Haus in 1992. He has sold many RVs in his career and his goal is to ensure that all customers have an honest and straightforward buying experience. His favorite thing about being an RV outfitter is that he sells fun!
RICK NEELRV Outfitter
Bio coming soon!
GEOFFREY SMITHRV Outfitter
2011. Geoff has a background in Sales Management.
Together his passion for serving people and his love of weekend camping brought him to his current outfitter position.
As a seasonal camper, Geoff enjoys hitting Adirondack Gateway Campground for weekends of fun and activities with his wife Heather, his son Matthew and their dog, Lily. Campfires, cookouts, and roasting starburst are his favorite part. Geoff and his family are huge St. Louis Cardinals fans.
“Life is too important to be taken seriously” Oscar Wilde
Bio coming soon!
Bio coming soon!
LORRAINE RUDDYTitle Clerk
Bio coming soon!
SALES STAFF – PORT JERVIS
MARK HENDERSHOTGeneral Sales Manager
Mark started working for us in 2015. Mark likes to watch football, hike and spend time with family. He is a huge Greenbay Packers Fan!
Favorite Quote: “It is what it is”
KEITH TODDBusiness Manager
Keith enjoys being outdoors year-round for fly fishing, skiing, and hiking. He also enjoys going to auto races and has restored numerous cars and trucks on the weekends.
Keith holds a degree in Business Administration and Drafting+Design, with a certificate in Marketing. Previously Keith was Sales Manager of the Year with various automotive dealerships, and was Business Manager of the Year with Alpin Haus.
His favorite movies include My Cousin Vinny, A Christmas Story, Animal House, and Midnight Run.
ASA LENNONRV Outfitter
Asa started working for Alpin Haus in 2017. He joined the army right out of High School and was fortunate to spend several years stationed in Europe. He loves working for Alpin Haus because of the great family friendly environment. He also loves his job because he gets to be apart of some of the fondest memories campers will experience for years to come.
Favorite Quote: “You must be the change you wish to see in the world”
Camping Tip: Be mindful of loose clothing and the material they are made of while sitting by the campfire.
Gil RosarioRV Outfitter
Gil is a father of four children as well as two French bulldogs. He is a big basketball fan and loves sneakers. He is also able to speak two languages; English and Spanish. He loves having the opportunity to help families find the fight RV!
MARK HOUSERV Outfitter
Mark joined the Alpin Haus team in 2015. He enjoys fishing, hunting, kayaking, motorcycles and building his own fishing rods.
“Working at Alpin Haus is not working at all. Everything is enjoyable. The people you meet are honest and good. The people you work with share a desire to be the best and provide the utmost customer care possible. I enable people to go out, have fun and get away from the 9-5 stress and build long lasting family memories. What could possible be better than that?”
Favorite Quote: “In the midst of a difficulty there lies an opportunity” –Albert Einstein
MICHAEL PANARELLIRV Outfitter
Mike started working for Alpin Haus in 2014. He enjoys RVing, boating and classic cars. Working for Alpin Haus is enjoyable for Mike because of the great relationship he has with his coworkers and customers. He loves hearing about all of the fun trips his customers have been on in the RV he has helped them purchase.
NICK SPERANZARV Outfitter
TERRIANN ANDERSONTitle Clerk/Reception
SALES STAFF – OAK RIDGE
JUSTIN CHRISTGeneral Sales Manager
DENNIS MONOCHELLOBusiness Manager
MIKE MAPESSenior RV Outfitter
Mike is a proud father of two twin boys, as well as his pups Norman and Minta. When he’s not spending time with them, he enjoys playing the drums and riding around in his Corvette.
With over 20 years of experience as an RV Outfitter, Mike is ready to help you find the perfect RV that fits your needs!
TOM CHRISTRV Outfitter
Joe KennedyRV Outfitter