Mike Hanley

Principal since 1994 
Managing Partner 


B.S. Loyola University, Marketing

Specification Sales and Marketing Operations management, Architectural Planning Sales and Sales Management. 

Mike is married and has 3 children, Ryan, Mike Jr, & Luke.


Pat Laux

Principal since 1994 


B.S. Business Administration

University of Missouri St. Louis 

Specification Sales and Marketing, Professional Education Seminars and Computer Marketing.

Pat is married to Nurjan and has 3 childeren, Steve, Nicole, and Ali.


Bob Fanning

Outside Sales & Quotations


B.S. Boston College, Economics

Bob has 28 years of experience in the plumbing industry. He covers Central Illinois and the St. Louis region.


Bob is married and has 2 children, Ryan and Katie.


Kim Lurtz

Joined M/R & Associates in 2001 
Inside Sales & Customer Service 


Kim has over 18 years of experience in the building industry.

Kim is married with 2 children and 2 grandchildren.


Berni Oppelt

Plumbing designer for over 20 years 

Experienced in commercial & residential building industry 

CIPE & LEED qualified 

Berni is happily married & has two children Dustin and Adam!


Brian McKanna

New addition to the MR & Associates team

Graduate of Lindenwood University with a degree in Corporate Communications

Brian is happily married to his wife Katheryn

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Mike Gleason

Experienced in estimating and sales.


Over 25 years I the plumbing industry and hold a Journeyman Plumbing License.


Football fan, dog dad, and love to fish.

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Anna Vogel

A.A Interior Design

B.A. Mass Communications

MBA Sustainability


Architectural & Interiors Rep for St. Louis & Kansas City Regions


Anna is happily married to Chuck



Clark is our official office dog

She is a 3 year old yellow lab 

Loves laying in the sun, playing with toys and belly rubs