Meet The Mervin Zimmerman Team

Merle Zimmerman President
Merle Zimmerman President

Merle began his work experience as a plumber’s helper right out of high school as a son of Mervin Zimmerman. He quickly moved up the ranks gaining experience in all aspects of the company. As president he continues to be involved in the day-to-day management of the company to ensure customers receive quality service in all areas as well as daily dispatching for the service department. Merle enjoys history, numbers and learning new information along with spending time with his family.

Cody Hoover Vice President
Cody Hoover Vice President

Cody began working summers and Saturdays in his teen years in the store and showroom as a grandson to Mervin Zimmerman. After college, he joined the sales team specializing in bath remodeling. Today he is Vice President and has led our bath remodeling team into what it is today. Cody enjoys sports trivia, movies and humorous people. He also loves teaching Sunday School and spending time with his family.

Bonnie Hoover Executive Administrator
Bonnie Hoover Executive Administrator

Bonnie started working in the family business beside her father, Mervin, right out of high school and has been in various office positions ever since. Starting out full-time and then transitioning to part-time while she raised her children, she is now back leading the office and showroom. Bonnie enjoys helping customers choose fixtures in the showroom to create a bathroom that fits their style. Along with spending time with her family, she enjoys teaching Children’s Sunday School and organizing Bible Quizzing for youth at her church.

Vickie Martin Administrative Assistant
Vickie Martin Administrative Assistant

Vickie started out as a receptionist answering phones. She now handles accounts payable and receivable assisting everyone in the office as needed. She is also the go to person for our Preferred Service Plans and assists the Service Manager with scheduling and dispatching. Vickie finds humor in many things and will often be heard laughing in the office. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children and grandchildren.

RJ Milholin Store Manager
RJ Milholin Store Manager

RJ is our go-to guy for parts and all kinds of trouble shooting for plumbing and heating. He has worked at MZI and Bath Barn for many years and has seasoned knowledge of all parts and repair from his purchasing and field experience, in his earlier days. You can generally find him at the parts counter. He enjoys chatting with people and getting the chance to help customers and co-workers solve their problems. RJ loves being with his family and helping his church.

Ed Halstead HVAC/Plumbing Sales
Ed Halstead HVAC/Plumbing Sales

Ed has worked at Mervin Zimmerman Inc. since graduating from college. After many years on the field, he transitioned into the office doing HVAC sales. Ed now works as the HVAC project manager and does HVAC and plumbing estimating. He enjoys educating people about their systems and the products that are available. In his leisure time he enjoys spending time with his grandsons, motorcycling and snowmobiling.

Brian King Field Supervisor
Brian King Field Supervisor

Brian has worked as a Bath Remodeling lead technician for MZI and Bath Barn. His experience and expertise in bath remodeling prepared him well to be able to supervise, advise, and teach others in the field. Brian will work with you to make sure your bath project runs smoothly and to problem solve any challenges that come up in the remodeling process. He enjoys using his plumbing skills on Mission trips and heading to his cabin to hunt or spend time with family.

Cole Hoover Operations Manager
Cole Hoover Operations Manager

Cole has grown up helping out at MZI and the Bath Barn as a grandson to Mervin Zimmerman. He manages all shipping and receiving of materials along with purchasing fixtures for bath remodels and retail sales. As a part of the sales team, Cole’s brings enthusiasm and loves meeting people’s needs often going the extra mile. He enjoys helping youth with TNT Youth Ministry and spending time with his family.

Tammy Weaver Project Coordinator
Tammy Weaver Project Coordinator

Tammy joined our team as project coordinator bringing her organizational and administrative skills. Her attention to detail is a huge asset as she prepares each project file and remodel schedule. Tammy loves to help customers whether in the showroom or over the phone. Willing to help wherever needed, she loves serving our customers and her co-workers. Outside of work, Tammy enjoys spending her time with her family.

Linsey Smoker Design Consultant
Linsey Smoker Design Consultant

Linsey, granddaughter of Mervin Zimmerman, began working by doing odds and ends around the business at a young age. Now as a Bath Design Consultant she enjoys meeting new people and collaborating with them in the design process to create a space that fits their unique needs and style. When not at the Bath Barn she enjoys spending time with her family hiking, hosting people in her home, and leading women’s Bible studies.

Alison Gingrich Showroom Consultant
Alison Gingrich Showroom Consultant

Alison had been working in the Medical Field as a CMA which gave her experience in serving and meeting the needs of others. Coming into our showroom as a consultant was a natural transition to helping customers find bath products that fit their lifestyle. Alison will greet you with a smile as she helps you with anything you are looking to add to your bath. She loves being a mom and spending time with her family.

Dave Lefever Design Consultant
Dave Lefever Design Consultant

Dave started with MZI as a Bath Remodeling assistant and within a short time he moved up to a lead tech for Bath Remodeling. Bringing his experience from the field, he easily transitioned into the role of sales and design. Dave enjoys helping customers design their bathroom and finding just the right product. In his spare time, he is outside fishing, hiking and hunting as well as volunteering with the local fire department as a firefighter.

Karter Zimmerman Drafter
Karter Zimmerman Drafter

Karter came to MZI and Bath Barn after working in customer service and is the grandson of Mervin Zimmerman. As a drafter, he uses his computer skills to prepare all the drawings and plans for bath projects. He also helps customers find products they are looking for in the showroom. In his spare time, he enjoys hanging with friends and family, watching movies and playing board games.