Please take a moment to meet the dedicated and talented staff of The Titus Company.
Stephen E. Titus
Biography: Stephen Titus, founder and president of The Titus Company, was introduced to the importance of servicing clients well early on, cutting his teeth as a service technician. As a result, he has focused his entire career on providing superior customer service.
In 1979 Steve answered an ad in a Baltimore newspaper for a “customer service technician” with the C. M. Kemp Company. Kemp was and continues to be a world wide leader in the design and manufacture of compressed air dryers, inert gas generators and other specialty products.
As one of Kemp’s top technicians, Steve traveled around the world performing start-ups, troubleshooting equipment and consulting with customers on the use and maintenance of Kemp products. Ultimately Steve was promoted to Customer Service Manager before leaving in 1986 to start his own company.
The extensive technical and customer service experience that Steve gathered during his years with C. M. Kemp have served him well in developing The Titus Company into one of the top suppliers of compressed air and gas solutions in the country.
Sean P. Dempsey
Chief Executive Officer
Biography: Sean P. Dempsey is the Chief Executive Officer of The Titus Company, located in Morgantown, PA. Hired in 2017 as the Sales Manager, he was promoted in April 2018 to expand and lead the continued innovative solutions of The Titus Company.
Sean graduated from Drexel University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and has done graduate work at the University of Pennsylvania. After spending a year as a sports writer for the Associated Press, he returned to the private sector where he applied his business and marketing skills. His continued increase in responsibility led to managing a 150-person team and becoming one of the most successful managers within the company. Mr. Dempsey held several key leadership and executive roles in the financial services, publishing, and technology industries, before moving to the public sector where he spent seven years as the Chief of Staff in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives before joining The Titus Company.
Sean is very happily married with two outstanding children. When he’s not attending one of his children’s activities, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, bicycling, reading, fishing, cooking, and traveling.
Biography: Being a part of The Titus Company management team (Secretary/Treasurer) means that Donna wears a number of different hats. She has worked in the company since its inception in 1986 while also raising a family. Her responsibilities include accounting, including both accounts payable & receivable.
She has played an integral role in the growth and success of The Titus Company. Donna (& Steve) have 3 children, Brian, Chris, and Kerry. In her spare time Donna enjoys spending time with her family.
Michael H. Titus
Vice President of Sales
Biography: Michael is Vice President of Sales for The Titus Company, and, along with his brother Steve, has developed The Titus Company into one of the most respected compressed air distributors in the country. He has over 25 years of experience in the industry and has added to his knowledge through specialized training including Compressed Air and Gas Certification, Compressed Dryer Service Certification and Compressor Service Certification.
His specialties include the design and implementation of Plant Air Systems and performing energy evaluations. Michael has 2 children and enjoys his kid’s sports activities, golf and reading.
Brian is the service manager at The Titus Company. He has been with The Titus Company since 2002. His wide range of service experience includes air compressors, compressed air dryers, & nitrogen generation systems. Brian has undergone Kemp, Boge, Atlas Copco, & Palatek certified technician training.
Brian’s customer-first mindset makes him an asset to our customers and The Titus Company. In his spare time he enjoys his wife and her two boys, the beach, hiking, fishing, camping, Cub Scouts, and his animals including 2 dogs and 3 cats.
Senior Project Engineer
Biography: Scott is the Senior Project Engineer for The Titus Company. A Penn State and Berks ASMET graduate, he has over 25 years of experience in the custom fabrication and compressed air systems and has worked for The Titus Company since 2003. His specialties include the design of turn-key compressed air packages and supporting structures, the design and layout of plant air systems, machine design, and project management. He has undergone Boge Level 1 Compressor Training and Allen Bradley PLC Training.
Scott’s knowledge, experience and dedication make him a key element in our efforts to provide successful compressed air and gas solutions for our customers. Scott is married with 2 children. He enjoys drumming, motorcycles, outdoor activities and reading.
Biography: Jim is a Sales Engineer and has been with The Titus Company since 2007. Previously, Jim was the owner of Air Power, a quality distributor of Sullivan/Palatek compressors. With over 30 years of experience in the compressed air industry, Jim is one of the most knowledgeable sales professionals in the area. He has undergone extensive sales and service training in a variety of product lines including Sullivan/Palatek, Boge, Sullair, Atlas-Copco, CompAir, Leroi, Chicago Pnuematic, Champion and Crane-Deming.
He is also experienced in servicing compressed air and fluid power equipment and positive displacement liquid pumps. We are very proud to have Jim as a member of our highly skilled team. Jim has 2 grown children and enjoys golf and bowling.
Senior Service Technician
Biography: Michael is a Senior Field Technician at The Titus Company since 1995. Through 29 years of experience in the compressed air industry, Michael has a variety of factory training certifications under his belt, including those from C.M. Kemp Co., Boge America, ZEKS Compressed Air Solutions and Sullivan/Palatek. He specializes in EPA Refrigerant Recovery and is our most experienced technician in the trouble-shooting and training of Kemp equipment, including air, gas & liquid dryers, inert gas generators and other specialty equipment.
Michael has been with The Titus Company from the very beginning and continues to be a valuable asset in providing high quality solutions for our customers. Michael is married with two grown children and his grandchildren. He enjoys playing music and spending time with his grandchildren.
Biography: Chris is a Sales Engineer with The Titus Company. He has been involved in the compressed air industry since 2007 and has undergone specialized training including certifications in Boge, Sullivan/Palatek, ZEKS, Kemp, Yaskawa Drives and HVAC. He specializes in compressed air system installation and service, nitrogen generation systems and air system analysis.
Chris’ buoyant attitude, rigorous work ethic and attention to detail combine to make him a valuable and very sought-after Titus Co. resource. Chris enjoys rock climbing, kayaking, motorcycling, traveling, playing guitar, hunting and fishing.
Fabrication & Production Foreman
Biography: Louis has brought a wealth of fabrication and welding expertise to the Titus Manufacturing Team. Not only is Lou a certified welder and master fabricator, but he is knowledgeable about OSHA guidelines, so that he can lead the team in safe and effective practices, as well. His expanding production team is well lead by this experienced and motivated production foreman.
When not driving our manufacturing efforts, Lou enjoys spending time with his wife, Christine, and his (3) boys, Layne, Mason & Lincoln. He especially enjoys fishing and gardening and spending time tinkering with antique tractors.
Division Manager – Titus Air Systems
Biography: James heads up the Titus Air Systems Division has been with The Titus Company since 2008. Previously, James worked for ZEKS Compressed Air Solutions in both their Engineering and Sales & Marketing departments. He has worked within the compressed air and gas industry for almost 35 years.
When not working James enjoys Woodworking, DIY projects, working out and spending time with his family.
Biography: Steve is a Field Service Technician and has been at The Titus Company since 2016. He completed a Navy Nuclear Program and has a BS in Human Resources. Steve is a Certified Maintenance Instructor and has factory training certifications from Boge America, and Atlas Copco. He specializes in all Power Plant Systems, including pumps, valves, heat exchangers and compressors.
Steve likes hunting and motorcycles, and is married with 4 kids and 9 grandchildren
Biography: Ernest started working at The Titus Company as an Electrical Engineer in 2018. He has experience in Electrical Design, PLC Programming and Control Panel Wiring. We are excited to have him in our Engineering Team to help us provide you with exceptionally knowledgeable service.
Ernest is married with 3 children and he enjoys chess, camping and hiking.
Biography: Garrett is a Field Service Technician and has been at The Titus Company since 2018. He has factory training certifications from Boge America, and Atlas Copco. He specializes in Compressed Air System Maintenance and Evaluation. Garrett has experience with Curtis Compressors and Dryers, Jenny Compressors, Boge Compressors, Kaeser Compressors and Atlas Copco Compressors.
He enjoys spending time with his wife, son, and his puppy, Zeppelin, and likes hiking, photography, graphic design and photo editing.
Biography: Kelli is the Office Manager at The Titus Company since 2016, and has wide-ranging responsibilities over the inside sales, purchasing production, HR and accounting operations. She brings a wealth of experience and a keen dedication to her job.
Kelli’s dedication to her job is matched only by her dedication to her family which, along with her cats, and horse, occupies the bulk of her time when she is away from the office.
Biography: Roxanne is Accounting Coordinator at The Titus Company. She has worked in various capacities since 2013 in the compressed air industry and is known to many of our customers due to her fine efforts in inside sales and accounts receivable.
Roxanne’s experience and conscientiousness make her a key member of the Titus team. When away from the office, Roxanne is devoted to her husband and two kids, Matthew & Alexis and spends time doing yoga & hiking and more artistic endeavors such as knitting & crochet work.
Anthony is a Mechanical Engineer at The Titus Company who joined the team in 2019. Anthony graduated from Widener University where he was also a defenseman on Widener’s Ice Hockey Team. During high school, he worked for a plastic manufacturer specializing in porous plastics for a variety of filtration applications across many disciplines. As his role expanded with the company, Anthony contributed in the Machine Shop with tooling production, which was used in plastics’ manufacturing equipment. As a student at Widener, Anthony continued to work as a machinist at a local machine shop where he attained additional skills while operating assorted machinery in a production capacity.
Anthony enjoys spending time with his family, his friends, and his Golden Retriever Sophie. In his free time, he enjoys playing ice hockey, lacrosse, fishing, and hunting. Anthony is an assistant coach and scout for the Division II Men’s Ice Hockey team at Alvernia University located in Reading PA.
Gloria has joined The Titus Company in the Purchasing Department and brings a wealth of experience to a very key position. Her tenacity and conscientiousness means that our production and service personnel have the parts they need on-time to meet the needs of our valued customers.
Gloria has two grown kids, Maria and Marcus, and a 5-year old grandson, Jayden, that keeps her busy. Besides spending time with her family, Gloria enjoys walking & hiking, dancing and bargain hunting.
Josh joined The Titus Company in 2016 as a Production Technician after graduating from Berks CTC where he specialized in CNC machining and manufacturing. Since joining the company, Josh has become a valued member of the production team where he has since developed additional skills in pipe-fitting, carpentry, metal fabrication & welding.
In his spare time Josh enjoys playing hockey and video games.
Mary joined the company in 2019 where she brings experience in customer service and inside sales, administrative responsibilities and computer software including Microsoft Office. She also brings a ready smile and winning personality to our talented customer service team.
Mary has (2) dogs, Luna & Duncan, with whom she spends a bulk of her personal time. In addition, she enjoys hiking, camping & being outside with friends and family.
Derrick was another key addition to our production staff in 2019. He completed welding training at WTTI and coursework in Business Management at RACC. He has brought several years of fabrication, welding and general mechanical experience to an already solid production crew.
Derrick spends his free time wife his wife, Alyce, and son, Cayden, and in restoring antique lawn equipment, target shooting and racing radio-controlled cars.