Meet Our Team

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Shari Botermans

Shari Botermans

CEO
Joined ALD in 2001

Shari and her husband Matthew have owned American Leak Detection of Oregon and SW Washington for 15 years. Shari prides herself on providing exceptional service that solves customer's problems both efficiently and economically. In her spare time, Shari enjoys baking, gardening, hiking, tennis,the Oregon Coast and spending time with her two awesome sons Kyle and Kevin. Shari is President of ALD Advisory Council and volunteers her time as a board member on several community associations and college advisory boards.

Matthew Botermans

Matthew Botermans

Vice President of Field Operations
Joined ALD in 2001

VP of Field Operations

Eric Sorenson

Eric Sorenson

Leak Specialist
Joined ALD in 2005

Eric has worked for ALD for 11 years. He enjoys finding that elusive leak. he also enjoys camping, fishing and Raider football. Eric is based in Vancouver, WA.

Tony Habersetzer

Tony Habersetzer

Leak Specialist
Joined ALD in 2007

Based in Vancouver, WA.

Clint Allen

Clint Allen

Leak Specialist
Joined ALD in 2007

Clint says everyday is a new adventure. The best part about his job is solving problems and finding leaks. His hobbies include gardening and duck hunting. Clint is based in Grants Pass, OR.

Justin Turlak

Justin Turlak

Leak Specialist
Joined ALD in 2010

Based in Eugene, OR.

Peter Johnson

Peter Johnson

Leak Specialist
Joined ALD in 2014

Peter likes the autonomy of the technicians in the field and the support of the entire ALD staff. ALD hires and trains highly qualified techs that are able to be on their own and troubleshoot complicated issues. If a problem cannot be solved there is no shortage of help and prior experience from other techs and management. Peter enjoys camping, hiking, woodworking, playing the ukulele, trying new beers, travel, skiing and snowshoeing. Peter is based in Portland, OR.

John Lyon

John Lyon

Leak Specialist
Joined ALD in 2015

Based in SW Portland

Jacob Paradis

Jacob Paradis

Leak Specialist
Joined ALD in 2016

Jacob likes the constant troubleshooting and the fact that no two days are the same; the job always keeps you on your toes. His hobbies and interests are first and foremost his kids and lovely wife. He loves camping, going to the beach and anything outdoors. He also enjoys playing video games and tinkering with things. Jacob is a diehard Miami Dolphins fan and is based in Keizer, OR.

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