We Work Harder to Bring You More
We have built a reputation for providing the experience, quality, dedication and professionalism you need to get the job done. And, as a result, we have become the leader in providing electrical and telecommunication services under one roof to Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
We were founded on the simple principles of value, integrity and professionalism. So we treat our employees, clients and business partners with dignity and respect and continually evolve to stand out from the pack in this competitive market.
The Management Team
William Lemos, President, MEC
Combining his love of electrical work with a knack for business, Bill, along with his wife, Debbie, founded MEC Electrical Contractors and later, added MEC Technologies. Today, he oversees all operations and immerses himself in new business development initiatives with an eye toward sustainable growth.
Bill was a former partner in an electrical contracting company, project foreman for an electrical contractor and a field electrician. He holds a master electrician license and journeyman’s electrician license in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
He is certified by the American Society of Healthcare Engineers (ASHE) and holds a certificate in health care construction. Bill is a member of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), serves on the Political Action Committee and is a member of the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA).
In his off time, he spends quality time with family and friends and enjoys golfing and fishing.
Deborah Lemos, Vice President, MEC
Co-founder of MEC, and President of MEC Technologies this dynamo is equally recognized for her business skills as she is for her philanthropic work.
She was named “Entrepreneur of the Year” by Cambridge Who’s Who, is certified by the American Society for Healthcare Engineers (ASHE) and oversees the MEC Companies accounting, marketing and business development activities.
MEC Technologies has earned a certificate as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WEBNC).
Deborah obtained a B.A. in Business Administration from Northeastern University and an Associates Degree in Business Management from Middlesex Community College. She’s also passionate about giving back to the community. Deborah is currently corporator of Lowell Five Bank and Lowell General Hospital’s governing board and helped found Lowell-based Women Working Wonders which she now serves as Chair of the Board of Trustees. She is also a past president of Lowell General Hospital Auxiliary and former board member of House of Hope in Lowell.
In her free time, Deborah likes to spend time with family and friends, travel and practice her golf swing.
Michael O’Connor, Project Manager, MEC Technologies
Michael has a strong knowledge of the structured cabling industry from his 30 years of experience and is passionate about it. He began his career working in the field as a technician and climbed the ladder to management. As a result he has earned the well deserved respect and possesses the unique ability to fully understand and manage the MEC field staff.
While managing ongoing cabling job’s Michael has a keen eye when it comes to estimating structured cabling projects. He also has the job cost skill set skills needed to bring in jobs within budget and ultimately providing satisfaction to the MEC clients. Currently he is running the infrastructure upgrades at Babson College and providing unsurpassed service to this client and many other of the MEC client base. Michael is well versed in the industry and is well liked by whomever he interfaces with.
Michael is Ortronics Management certified, Commscope Design and Engineering certified and also holds a OSHA 10 Certification.
In his spare time you will see Michael spending time with his family.
James Brookshire, Business Development/Client Services
Jim is a guru at developing new business and enhancing customer relationships.
Known for his people skills, Jim spent 12 years at a telecommunications company serving several roles, from General Sales Manager to Operations Manager. He was tasked with growing and managing the business.
Jim earned his B.S. in Business from Kansas University.
In his off time, golf and his family are his priorities. But, not in that order.
Denise Sylvain, Office Manager
Chuck Dolan, Estimator, MEC Electrical
Chuck is our precision bid master who has the skill for making sure the quotes we provide cover everything from labor, supplies, equipment, logistics and coordination, to always be the most accurate. Most of his work is on big-ticket projects exceeding $500,000 and includes electrical work done for Constant Contact, Benchmark Healthcare, Lowell General Hospital, Winchester Hospital, and Beth Israel Deaconess Needham.
Chuck obtained a Project Management Certificate from Purdue University in 2006 and holds an OSHA 10 Hour Certificate. Chuck earned an Associate’s Degree in Commercial Photography from the New England School of Photography.
Away from the office, Chuck enjoys radio control flying and photography.
Michael Thomas, Jr. Project Manager, MEC Electrical
Julie Heinrich, Financial Assistant, MEC
A numbers person, Julie supervises payroll, accounts receivable, billing and preparing financial statements. She started out as a part-time payroll assistant and quickly proved herself invaluable.
Before MEC, Julie was a district Financial Controller for an international provider of corporate cafeteria services. She was responsible for payroll, billings, financial statements and budgeting for accounts generating over $3 million in revenue.
Julie earned a B.S. in Management from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She also obtained
a culinary degree from Le Cordon Bleu in Paris. So, it’s no surprise that she enjoys spending time with her family and cooking.
Depending on the season, you can also find Julie on the athletic field or ice rink, cheering on her children.
Jeff Reed, Project Manager, MEC Electrical
As both an electrician and project manager, Jeff is uniquely suited to keep any job on time and on budget.
He’s widely respected for supervising noteworthy electrical projects including the 8-phase interior renovation of Constant Contact, the upgrade of the surgery rooms and MRIs for Lowell General Hospital, and the upgrade of CT scans at Winchester Hospital.
Jeff is certified by the American Society of Healthcare Engineers (ASHE) and obtained an Associates Degree as an Electrical Technician in 1982 from the New Castle (Pa.) School of Technology. He earned his project management certificate from Purdue University in 2006 and holds an OSHA 10 Hour Certificate.
Jeff likes to be unplugged in his free time, golfing, fishing and spending time with his family.
Jeffrey Corso, Director of Audio Visual Operations, MEC Technologies
Jeff has over 15 years of experience in the audio visual industry. During that time he has held various positions such as Sales Engineer, Manager of Engineering and Director of Operations. Jeff oversees all aspects of our audio visual operations from design, estimation, implementation, quality control, service and most importantly client relations. Jeff and the audiovisual team work closely with the client and other divisions within MEC to ensure the client’s experience during the lifespan of their project is an excellent one.
Jeff has a degree in Business Management from the University of New Hampshire and has his Certified Technology Specialist (CTS) certification from Infocomm International.
Outside of work Jeff loves to spend time with his wife and 5 kids as well as playing basketball and running.