Ann Scanlan |  ann@herzan.com 

Technical Director / President / Founder

Ann founded Herzan in 1992 in Orange County, California. She received her B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Missouri and her MBA from the Merage School of Business at UC Irvine. Ann has over 25 years experience in the field of vibration control, including leading the Melles Griot vibration control division and working at Herz Co. LTD. Ann oversees Herzan’s engineering and new product development activities. Ann’s hobbies include truffle farming, beekeeping, sailing, and spending time with family (especially her granddaughter).


Reid Whitney  |  reid@herzan.com 

Vice President

Reid joined Herzan in April of 2011 as the Director of Sales and Marketing and has since been  elevated to the position of Vice president in 2017. Reid is responsible for Herzan’s strategic planning, business development, and employee management. During his time at Herzan, Reid received his MBA at UC Irvine, focused on Product Management and Marketing Strategy. Reid’s hobbies include watching the 49ers play on Sundays, listening to technical podcasts about new technologies, and spending time with his wife and daughter.


Tabatha Jacobson  |  tabatha@herzan.com 

Sales and Operations Coordinator

Tabatha joined Herzan in December of 2017 as Herzan’s Operations Coordinator. Tabatha’s primary responsibilities include managing Herzan’s supply chain to deliver products on time, negotiating with vendors to sustain product pricing, and communicating with customers to ensure top customer satisfaction. Tabatha enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, and listing to her husband play music at festivals.


Roger Kimeklis  |  roger@herzan.com

Software Systems Architect / Developer

Roger joined Herzan in November of 2016 to lead the ongoing development of the WaveCatcher software. Roger brings to Herzan over 25 years experience supporting complex software development projects, including turbine engine monitoring systems and high-volume, front office applications. Roger’s role at Herzan is to elevate the WaveCatcher software to improve the customer experience and enhance the software feature set. Roger enjoys flying, pistol shooting, and snowmobiling in the Canadian Rockies.


Meet-The-Team-Photos-300-by-300px-KrisKris Jones, EA  |  kris@herzan.com 

Accountant / Bookkeeper

Kris joined Herzan in May of 2013 as the accountant and bookkeeper. She is responsible for Herzan’s administrative and financial duties including accounts payable, payroll, banking, and human resources. Kris became an Enrolled Agent (a federally licensed tax specialist) in 2002 and has worked in the accounting industry for over 20 years. She is currently pursuing a degree in culinary arts at Orange Coast College on a part time Basis. Kris’ enjoys volunteering at her local animal shelter and entering local BBQ competitions with her husband.


Henoch Perez  |  henoch@herzan.com 

Production Coordinator

Henoch Perez joined Herzan in December of 2018. He is responsible for Herzan’s production and quality assurance duties, focusing on optimizing the production process and delivering a high quality product and experience to customers. Henoch enjoys listening to a wide range of music, creating his own music through multiple artistic avenues, and enjoying time with family and friends.


Scott Weinhardt  |  scott@herzan.com 

Technical Product Engineer

Scott Weinhardt joined Herzan in July of 2019 after graduating from California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo, where he graduate with an Engineering degree focused on Mechatronics. Scott is responsible for Herzan’s on-site technical support and product advancements at Herzan. When not spending time with family and friends, Scott enjoys surfing, with a professional career in surfing prior to joining Herzan.


Luis “Pepe” Saucedo  |  production@herzan.com 

Production & Warehouse Assistant

Pepe recently returned to Herzan in September of 2019 as the Production and Warehouse Assistant for Herzan’s production team. Previously, Pepe worked with Herzan’s production team for 5 years, supporting all facets of the production process. He is in charge of quality control at Herzan and assembly of Herzan’s products to ensure they comply with our quality standards. When not spending time with family and friends, Pepe enjoys exploring his artistic side with creating music and producing artwork.


Meet-The-Team-Photos-300-by-300px-JackJack Scanlan

Chief of Security

Jack joined Herzan in November of 2010 as the chief security pooch. He is in charge of protecting Herzan HQ and bringing smiles to everyone at the office. Jack enjoys going for walks and chewing on stuff.

Please do not send Jack an e-mail.