Educational Technologies for Tomorrow's Workforce

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Meet the Team

    Jeff Carr

    Service Engineer

      • Joined Aidex
      • 1991
      • Hometown
      • Morris, IL
      • Background
      • Devry Technology Certificate
        Radio Shack, Computer Repair, 10 years
        Rewound motors
      • Special Skills
      • I am the McGyver of technology. I can make anything work.
      • Why I Do What I Do
      • I enjoy learning new technologies and sharing that with others.
      • What I Do for Fun
      • Origami, kites, bikes, tinkering

    Justin Chittick

    Illinois Sales Representative

      • Joined Aidex
      • 2014
      • Hometown
      • Rossville, IN
      • Background
      • Bachelor of Science, Organizational Leadership and Supervision, Purdue University
      • Special Skills
      • Developing successful customer relationships. Helping educational institutions bridge the skills gap.
      • Why I Do What I Do
      • I have a passion for helping students gain the skills they need to better their lives and careers.
      • What I Do for Fun
      • I like being outdoors, hunting and fishing; and spending time with my family, daughter, and fiance.

    Laura Coard

    Indiana Sales Representative

      • Joined Aidex
      • 2007
      • Hometown
      • Princeton, IN
      • Background
      • Associates of Science, Robotics, Vincennes University
        Bachelor of Arts, Applied Liberal Studies, Western Michigan University
        Educational and training business, 30+ years
      • Special Skills
      • Talking with educators and manufacturers about how our training systems can benefit students and the workforce.
      • Why I Do What I Do
      • I took a non-traditional path from high school to Vincennes University's Robotics Program. I had never done anything remotely technical in my entire life. Learning how things work and actually doing things was wonderful and such an eye opener for me. I want to share that experience with students and show them how having a skill can open doors for them. I feel good knowing that what we do at Aidex truly helps people find better careers!
      • What I Do for Fun
      • Spending time with family, reading cookbooks and recipes, and taking long walks with Walter, our dog!

    Suzanne Cotrel Doyle

    Kansas & Missouri Sales Representative

      • Joined Aidex
      • 2012
      • Hometown
      • Lebanon, MO and Lawrence, KS
      • Background
      • BS, Communications, Missouri State University
        MS, Journalism, Integrated Marketing Communication, University of Kansas
      • Special Skills
      • I have a strong sales and customer service background and enjoy working with all types of people. I have positive, open communication skills and truly enjoy the interaction I have with my Aidex clients.
      • Why I Do What I Do
      • I have always been interested in education and economic development. My position at Aidex is especially gratifying as it allows me to utilize my marketing background with education and industry clients to provide trained employees for the workforce in Kansas and Missouri, where my family and friends live and work. I am also very curious by nature so learning about new technologies and working with educators to implement them and understand their programs helps me learn something new every single day.
      • What I Do for Fun
      • I enjoy travel, reading and cooking.

    Lynn Crow

    President & Owner

      • Joined Aidex
      • 1991
      • Hometown
      • Rossville, IN
      • Background
      • AAS, Electronics Technology, ITT Technical Institute
        BAS, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, ITT Technical Institute
      • Special Skills
      • Listening, motivating people, patience, and farming.
      • Why I Do What I Do
      • I was provided the opportunity to enter into this business more than 25 years ago. As owner of the company for nearly 15 years, it has been very gratifying to see how we as a company have made a difference in education by providing resources for training.
      • What I Do for Fun
      • Traveling and adventure with my wife Aimee, fitness activities, racing, driving, and working on my ’65 Shelby Cobra.

    Indy Crow

    Mascot

      • Joined Aidex
      • 2014
      • Hometown
      • Rossville, IN
      • Background
      • I’m a “mini” Husky so I have all of the wonderful qualities of a Husky in a smaller package. I skipped obedience school because I already knew the important things like staring at people until they do what I want them to do.
      • Special Skills
      • Howling for treats, shaking and “high-fiving” with both paws.
      • Why I Do What I Do
      • I’m a dog and I love doing dog things. I am highly food motivated so if you want me to do something, slip me a treat.
      • What I Do for Fun
      • Chase rabbits, hang out with my nephew Snorty Morty the Pug, dig up rose bushes.

    Shari Keiser

    Business Development

      • Joined Aidex
      • 2016
      • Hometown
      • Rossville, IN
      • Background
      • Graduate, Ivy Tech Community College
        Certified Medical Assistant, 10 years
        Stay at Home Mother, 20 years
      • Special Skills
      • I am a compassionate person almost to fault.  It is important to me that each customer I work with is treated as our most important customer and their order is handled smoothly from start to finish.  
      • Why I Do What I Do
      • I am dedicated to helping people and strive to please our customers. I love what I do at Aidex.
      • What I Do for Fun
      • Watching my sons play sports, taking long summer drives, floating, and fishing on the river.

    Susan Maul

    Sales Support

      • Joined Aidex
      • 2011
      • Hometown
      • New Washington, OH
      • Background
      • Sales support and education, 20 years
      • Special Skills
      • Detail oriented multi-tasker! Deep knowledge of the manufacturers Aidex represents. Responsible for pricing, preparing quotes, managing renewals and reports.
      • Why I Do What I Do
      • Aidex has a wonderful sales team that makes supporting them and the customers very enjoyable.                                                            
      • What I Do for Fun
      • In my spare time, I renovate houses for rental properties, which keeps me pretty busy. I also enjoy working in my yard and playing with my Australian Shepherds!  

    Phyllis Thompson

    Accounting & Administration

      • Joined Aidex
      • 2015
      • Hometown
      • Rossville, IN
      • Background
      • Medical benefits, billing and transcription; 23 years
        Mental Health Intake Advisor; 9 years
      • Special Skills
      • I’m a strong person. I can manage through anything; not much phases me.
      • Why I Do What I Do
      • While most people don’t enjoy numbers or details, that is definitely my strength. I enjoy working with our customers and our team on the financial side of our business. Aidex is known for its integrity and going the extra mile; I’m proud of the role I play in instilling customer confidence and trust.
      • What I Do for Fun
      • Spending time with my children and grandchildren, beach vacations, and transforming my backyard into a tropical paradise, which is tough to do in Indiana!