Our Staff

Say hello to the merit team, each a master of their respective craft.

Kris O'Bleness


Stewart Brown

Owner/VP Of Estimating/Project Management And Corporation Secretary/Treasurer

Shane Black

Operations Manager

Shane is a Union Sheet Metal Worker, with over 14 years of experience in sheet metal fabrication, installation and service. As the Operations Manager for Merit Mechanical Services, Shane touches every project Merit completes. He works hand in hand with the field staff, assisting with project challenges, looking for effective quality solutions and is a critical member of the Merit Project Management and Estimating Team. Shane is local to Helena and enjoys teaming with great contractors constructing and maintaining heating and cooling systems throughout the Helena Valley.