ABOUT US

Established in 1994, GEM Technologies, Inc. (GEM) is a Small Disadvantaged Business with a 26-year performance history providing high-quality environmental, facility and infrastructure management, construction, and technical services to federal government agencies, state and municipal governments, universities, and an assortment of private industry enterprises. GEM boasts a proven record completing projects valued at up to $142,000,000 in a prime contracting capacity. Together with regional small businesses, joint venture partnerships, and nationwide teaming agreements, GEM offers our clients flexibility, responsiveness, and open communication as part of our process to provide efficient solutions.

GEM’s commitment to quality and excellence has fueled customer satisfaction and project success. GEM’s strong history of repeat customers demonstrates the quality of our services and our ability to solve technical challenges and skillfully manage a cohesive workforce. Our reputation as a trusted partner is reflected in numerous accolades, including the 2016 and 2018 Y-12 Small Business of the Year, 2017 & 2018 Perfect Record Award from the National Safety Council,
a regional Top Workplace Award in 2019, an NA-50 Excellence Award from the National Nuclear Security Administration in 2019, and the Minority Business Excellence Award from the Knoxville Chamber of Commerce in 2020.

GEM’s corporate headquarters are in Knoxville, Tennessee with field offices in Oak Ridge, Tennessee; Albany, Georgia; Amarillo, Texas; Los Alamos, New Mexico; Idaho Falls, Idaho; and Portsmouth, Ohio.

OUR EXECUTIVE TEAM

MICHAEL EVANS
MICHAEL EVANSPRESIDENT AND CEO

Michael Evans, President/CEO and founder of GEM Technologies, Inc., has over 30 years of engineering and management

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BEN JERRELL, CPA
BEN JERRELL, CPACHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Benjamin is the Chief Financial Officer with GEM Technologies and is based in Knoxville, Tennessee. Ben’s areas

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RYAN OVERTON
RYAN OVERTONVICE PRESIDENT, ENVIRONMENTAL & TECHNICAL SERVICES

Ryan is responsible for leading strategic planning and resource allocation to

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RICK GINTHER
RICK GINTHERVICE PRESIDENT, INFRASTRUCTURE & ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES

Rick spearheads GEM’s Infrastructure & Environmental Services division. He is

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KENT DEROOS, PMP
KENT DEROOS, PMPVICE PRESIDENT, FIELD SERVICES

Kent is responsible for leading GEM’s Construction and Demolition division. His primary responsibility is ensuring

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KEN LANE
KEN LANECORPORATE QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER

Ken is responsible for implementing the corporate Quality Assurance (QA) Program

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BRIAN WATERS, SHRM-CP
BRIAN WATERS, SHRM-CPTALENT ACQUISITION MANAGER

Brian oversees GEM’s recruiting efforts and acquisition strategy for corporate staff and clients, which include the Department

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SUSANNA WATERS, CF-APMP
SUSANNA WATERS, CF-APMPBUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Susanna holds a decade of experience in varying aspects of business development, including sales and marketing, graphic

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TOM ALLEN, CSP, OHST
TOM ALLEN, CSP, OHSTCORPORATE ES&H MANAGER

Tom brings over 34 years of industrial safety experience to the GEM Technologies team and is passionate about finding

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OUR CORPORATE TEAM
Quality, safety, security, and exceptional performance are cornerstones of GEM Technologies’ corporate culture. We endeavor to implement these things in everything we do in terms of procedures, policies, and guidelines, for a client that expects and deserves this level of quality.

FOUNDER AND CEO OF GEM TECHNOLOGIES, MICHAEL EVANS

WANT TO KNOW MORE?

GEM Technologies works with multiple US federal government agencies, state and local governments, and in the commercial sectors. We welcome collaboration for new endeavors and look forward to hearing from you.

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