Gabe Abshire grew up in Port Arthur, Texas. The University of North Texas brought him to the Dallas metroplex where he graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Business. Gabe was also involved with the fraternity Lambda Chi Alpha. Shortly after graduating, he married his wife and they have been blessed with a son and a daughter. In 2009, Gabe developed the idea that became the concept that is Utility Concierge.
Kevin joined Utility Concierge at the start of 2015 as the COO. He had spent the previous 10 years helping to build one of the largest personal lines insurance agencies in the country. Kevin grew up in Madison, NJ. Kevin loves spending time with his wife and four wonderful children. His hobbies include sports, good food, traveling, and his children's various activities. Kevin is an Eagle Scout and stays involved in Boy Scouts of America. He attended Brigham Young University were he earned a BS in Business Management with an emphasis in Finance.
Jordan Noble is currently the General Manager at Utility Concierge. Originally hired as a Personal Concierge, Jordan has helped develop and define our incredible customer experience over the last 4 years. When he is not at the office, Jordan enjoys collecting vinyl records and vintage stereo equipment, going to concerts and traveling.
Grace is originally from Chicago but has called Texas home for the past 20 years. She has been in the Real Estate industry for 9 years and has previously managed start up call centers. She has two children: a 20 year old son who attends Texas State and a 12 year old daughter who is an ice-skater. When Grace has a free moment to herself, you can find her relaxing with some hot yoga, reading a book, watching a movie, or her favorite—shopping!
Ryan joined the Utility Concierge leadership team in early 2018. Ryan has a passion for creating a positive work culture and building sales organizations. Previous to Utility Concierge, Ryan led the growth of one of Utah's top 25 fastest growing startup companies, as well as overseeing the growth and development of many sales professionals within other organizations. Outside of work, Ryan enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He enjoys sports and spending time with family and friends. Ryan attended Brigham Young University and earned a BS degree in Business Management.
Angie has been with Utility Concierge since the very beginning. She started working with our CEO, Gabe, over a decade ago and is truly the glue that holds our office together! Originally from Nebraska, Angie has called Dallas home since she was fourteen years old. Every once in awhile though, you can still catch a bit her Midwestern accent! If Angie is not at the office working, she can be found spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Sheena has lived in several states but originally hails from Upstate New York. She moved to Texas in 2008 as a college transfer and has called the state home ever since. She graduated from Dallas Baptist University in 2011 with a BA in Psychology and a Minor in Art. With over a decade of office administrative experience, Sheena thrives on being in a supportive role and thoroughly enjoys doing all she can to make the office run as smoothly as possible. When Sheena isn't at the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter Charlie and their Basset Hound, Bella Mae.
Reed was born and raised in Irving, Texas. When he's not busy helping his clients, Reed enjoys music production and recording, playing the piano, bay and blue water fishing, dove hunting, and basketball. He's also an avid reader, but his favorite author is Fydor Dostoevsky. Reed is actively involved in his church, First United Methodist of Irving. Before joining the UC team in January of 2014, he worked for a major telecom company for 4 years in sales and marketing. Currently, Reed is a Personal Concierge.
Richard was born and raised in Dallas, TX. He graduated from Texas A&M University. His background includes over 10 years of customer service experience. He loves working with clients and going above and beyond their wants and needs. His hobbies include music production, shopping, and spending time with family.
Scott grew up in Tyler, Texas but Dallas has been his home for the past 30 years. He attended Tyler Jr College, majoring in Psychology, but quickly found out that sales and customer service were his forte. For 19 years he worked for Daisytek International as Sr. Sales Executive and Voyager Sopris Learning as a Customer Service Specialist for 10 years. Scott absolutely loves to read and feels lost without a good book! He's also a big Texas Longhorns fan! Hook Em!
Brian was born in Anchorage, AL but grew up in Ft Worth,TX. Brian graduated from Prairie View A&M University with a BBA in Marketing and was also an active fraternity member of Phi Beta Sigma. With over 15 years of Telcom experience Brian joined Utility Concierge in 2017, whenever he is not busy assisting his clients he likes spending time with his wife and four children.
Cedric was born in Arkansas and grew up in Garland, TX. He graduated from Naaman Forest High school and has an extensive background in sales, telecom and customer service. When he is not working, he attends Aviation Maintenance Tech school. Cedric likes to help others and is an effective problem solver.
Dennis was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He is a father of two beautiful daughters who keep him very busy going to gymnastics. He is a ardent Knicks fan and loves playing fantasy football. He has been doing customer service for 17 years and loves helping home buyers find the best deals for their new home. Customers who have spoken to Dennis, state that his voice sounds like a classic radio host. Dennis joined the Utility Concierge team in August of 2017.
Jeanie was born and raised in the Bay Area and calls San Francisco home. She graduated from Arizona State University with Bachelor degrees in Marketing and Management. Jeanie comes the retail industry with 20 years of experience, primarily as a District Manager for multiple retailers spanning the Northwest region. Jeanie loves her San Francisco Giants, Fourty-Niners, Golden State Warriors and of course her ASU Sun Devils!! She enjoys road trips and discovering food places! She and her husband recently moved here to Dallas in March 2016 and are excited to explore all that the Midwest and South have to offer.
Jessica is a Texas transplant originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She moved to Texas to work at Utility Concierge and to get away from the negative temperatures of the North! She comes from a background of Collections, Telecom and Customer Service. When she is not helping clients get connected, she enjoys running with her lab retriever Thor, playing video games, and trying new craft beer.
John was born and raised in New Jersey. He is a father, as well as a grandfather, and he loves to listen to music, watch sports and play PS3. He also enjoys writing poetry and short stories. Each day, John's goal is to make some one else's day a little bit brighter. After 20 plus years as a Mortgage Consultant, John joined the team in January of 2014. Currently, John is a Personal Concierge at Utility Concierge.
Katie was and raised in Indianapolis. Katie attended Ivy Tech Community College in Indianapolis and moved to Seattle where she became a Registered Nurses Aid. Previous to joining our team Katie was an On-Premise Sales Rep for Southern Glazers, other experience includes selling durable medical equipment for CCS Medical and managing an Adult Family Home in Seattle. When she is not working at Utility Concierge she enjoys checking out new wine bars, traveling and going to concerts.
Lewis Henry is a transplant to Texas. He is originally from Alabama where his favorite Championship college football team resides. Lewis is already predicting another championship in the near future. When Lewis has down time, he enjoys sculpting wood. Lewis joined the Utility Concierge team in May of 2013.
Luke comes from Durango, CO the town furthest away from an interstate in the continental U.S. He came to Lincoln on an academic scholarship to the University of Nebraska, where he studied Classics and Medieval and Renaissance Studies with a Minor in Latin. He knows, super applicable to today's professional market. Before this he worked for 4 years at Gallup where he surveyed every type of person imaginable (literally) about current issues in the country. When he's not working he practices yoga, martial arts, losing to his wife in video games and he's currently writing a handful of screenplays.
Luke was born and raised in Germany. He moved the states when he was a preteen and has been in the great state of Texas ever since. He has a Bachelors Degree in Business Admin & Energy that he utilized during his 6 years of working in the Finance industry. In his spare time, Luke enjoys reading, cycling and practicing Judo martial arts.
Michaella Murphy is an original native of Texarkana, TX and decided to try the city life with her best friend when they moved to Dallas in 2010. Michaella enjoys gaming and reading, but, her true passion lies in music. She is a certified sound engineer, songwriter, and budding musician. Michaella has spent most of her life helping others in various customer service roles, volunteer work, and outreach programs. She spends her free time attending concerts, writing and recording music, and playing Xbox.
Roberta was born in NYC, but after the passing of her father she relocated to Kansas City, MO where she graduated from High School. Roberta then graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a degree in Political Science and has worked in the customer service/sales industry for the last 20 years. She is excited to be a part of the Utility Concierge family and believes that what they are doing is revolutionary. In her spare time, she is very involved in her son's school and local community projects such as the local food bank and animal rescue.
Sean grew up in Kansas; however, he moved to Texas after accepting a baseball scholarship from Texas Wesleyan University. After attending TWU for 1 year, he was drafted pro but unfortunately got injured and his baseball career ended. After that, he played professional softball for 16 years and currently continues to participate in leagues and tournaments. Sean has been in sales for 30 years and has handled accounts ranging from small mom and pop companies up to Domino's Pizza. Sean is married and is the proud father of 5 kids ranging from 14 years old to 25. In his spare time he is a disc jockey for karaoke shows, weddings, and corporate events.