Our Relocation Team
From our Relocation Consultants to our Drivers, learn more about the individuals at McNaughton Moving & Storage who are dedicated to your move.
Note: We have considerably more staff than represented on this page. Having a biography on our website was completely voluntary to our team.
Start date: 1974
Bob is a native of Central Pennsylvania who moved to in Indiana, PA, in 1967 after serving in the Air Force. While attending Indiana University of Pennsylvania he was employed as a Helper and eventually a Van Foreman at McNaughton Moving & Storage.
After his graduation from I.U.P. he took a role in the Operations Department as a Dispatcher which lead him to becoming a co-owner in 1985.
Bob's greatest life accomplishments are marrying his wife of 47 years, raising their four great children and enjoying his six grandsons.”
Thomas—Vice President, Accounting
Start date: 1/2000
Thom was born and raised in Indiana, PA, and attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania. While attending I.U.P. he was employed by McNaughton Moving & Storage as a Helper, Packer and Van Foreman. In 2001 he took an administrative role in Operations as a Dispatcher.
In 2012 his focus switched to the Accounting, Finance and Insurance aspects of the company.
He is the proud father of two future Van Foremen.
Luke—Secretary/Treasurer, Sales Manager
Start date: 2/2000
Luke was born and raised in Indiana, PA, and attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania. While attending I.U.P. he was employed by McNaughton Moving & Storage as a Helper and Packer. In 2001 he took on an outside sales role as a Relocation Consultant and is currently the Sales Manager.
He is a on the Board of Directors of the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce, the Alice Paul House and the Pennsylvania Moving & Storage Association. He was the Chairperson of the Chamber's Young Professionals Organization from September 2014 until February 2017.
Start date: May 1977
Mike started out as a Helper in 1977 and quickly transitioned into a role as a Van Foreman. He quickly became an Owner/Operator and hit the road as a husband/wife team with his wife, Diane. They provided excellent service to many customers all over the lower 48 states. Mike is an Allied Van Lines Master Mover. He was also amongst the finalists for Driver of the Year in 1987 and 1989.
In 1997 Mike became a Relocation Consultant with the Company, presenting its services to prospective customers. When the Company needed additional staff in Operations, Mike's diverse background in all aspects of the moving industry made him an obvious choice. He is now the Operations Manager.
Mike oversees day to day Operations of the Van Foremen and their crews as well as the Warehouse Manager and the warehouses.
Mike's favorite hobby and passion is bass fishing.
Chuck got his start as a Helper in 1983. He quickly became proficient at packing and after being a long-haul helper with his brother (Mike) for a while, he became a Van Foreman as a Company employee. Chuck's attention to detail and ability to direct a crew made him a very good Van Foreman who has provided service to many customers.
Chuck's management role began at our Johnstown warehouse where he was responsible for getting the crews out in the morning as well as handling all storage and shipping/receiving aspects of the facility and maintaining it.
Chuck is currently the Manager of all three of our warehouses which entails regular maintenance reports, systems checks, shipping and receiving and the handling and storage of our customers' goods.
Start date: 6/2014
Brian joined the Company as a Helper in an effort to get a detailed understanding of the move process. He began his training for Sales by working with the crews as a Helper and Packer for several weeks. He showed a quick aptitude for the hands on portion of the relocation industry.
He then furthered his training by shadowing another Relocation Consultant through a couple of months of appointments. He rapidly learned how to estimate packing, shipment weight and to measure crates. His learning curve for the relocation industry was exceptionally quick and within four months of his start date, he was doing appointments on his own.
The Company is very pleased with his ability to accurately estimate jobs, communicate customers' specific needs to Operations and provide customers with a fair price for quality service.
Start date: 2001
Diane has extensive experience in the moving industry. She and her husband, Mike, were a husband/wife team in long-haul service to Allied Van Lines for 18 years. After they retired from long-haul service and Mike moved into Sales prior to taking the Operations Manager position, Diane lent her superb packing skills to the Company's packing crews when she was available.
Diane moved into the Sales Department and much of her time is spent front ending new sales calls, assisting customers' with upcoming moves and supporting the two Relocation Consultants outside sales efforts as well as prospecting for potential sales opportunities.
Diane is a member of St. John the Baptist Church, where she volunteers, and she enjoys boating, fishing, baking, cooking, crafts and gardening. She loves taking care of Wee Winkie Willy and Minnie-Bell, her miniature Schnauzers.
Start date: 6/13
Renée attended IUP as a Philosophy major. She handles Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivables, billing for all storage customers, tenants and renters, as well as driver expenses and the daily in-house accounting. Renee is very attentive to detail (make sure you keep your receipts!) and has improved the Company's paperwork process significantly during her tenure.
She is a member of the Young Professionals Organization's planning committee (a committee of the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce) and thoroughly enjoys spending time outdoors with her twin sons.
Start date: 5/2005
Henry is a native of Johnstown, PA. He started out as a helper and quickly progressed into the role of Van Foreman. Henry quickly learned how to effectively manage a crew, properly load furniture and has exceptionally high customer satisfaction ratings.
Henry also is authorized to open and close and serve as the Johnstown warehouseman in the absence of Chuck. He also excels at being a leader on Office & Commercial moves.
Start date: 8/2009
Dave is a native of Johnstown, PA. He is a hard-working and dedicated employee who goes out of his way to be available when the Company needs him. It doesn't matter how much it rains or snows or how hot or cold it is, you can always count on Dave to make it into work when he is on the schedule.
He has gained extensive experience in packing, handling and loading customers' furniture. Dave is a preferred helper whom drivers' often request.
Start date: 3/2010
Tim has extensive experience in the moving and storage industry. He got his start at his family's moving and storage company in Las Vegas, NV. He has been all over the lower 48 states as a committed, long-haul Van Foreman. In addition to driving and loading, Tim is an experienced packer and is the Company's Smith Systems trainer and attended Allied University.
Start date: 6/2013
Colby started out as a helper and quickly impressed his more senior fellow crew members. Colby had an exceptionally short learning curve in picking up the household goods industry. Through hard work, dedication and his aptitude for managing a crew, it was not long until he slid over to the Van Foreman's seat. Colby quickly excelled at being an interstate driver and is always proactively looking ahead and making all necessary arrangements to make sure everything is in place to service the shipments he has on board.
Start date: 4/2014
Jay had previous experience with handling furniture prior to coming to the Company. He quickly proved himself to be a hard worker and a fast learner. After being trained in packing and loading, he began the process of becoming an Allied qualified driver and after a stint with a co-driver/trainer, he is now a solo long-haul driver in interstate service.
Start date: 2/2015
Alex started with the Company after serving in the United States Air Force which is no surprise as he is very self-disciplined and very dedicated. Alex is a hard worker and frequently volunteers when there is additional work on the weekends and will gladly offer to work when a co-worker needs time off. Alex is also dedicated to his community, volunteering through the Young Professionals Organization. He served the MAARTI Leadership Program by helping to collect food and toiletry items for the local homeless shelter. He also volunteered to do set up and tear down of tables and decorations at a Purse Bash that benefitted Four Footed Friends of Indiana County.
Start date: 4/2016
Jim came to the Company with a lot of experience as a Van Foreman with various types of commodities. He also has experience in training new Van Foremen and a strong background in safety practices. Jim has picked up the moving business quickly and soon became a self-reliant Van Foreman. His extensive experience will make him a valuable asset to the Company without a doubt. Jim serves his community by being a volunteer fireman.
Start date: 9/2013
Jason started out as a helper and quickly moved towards learning to be a Van Foreman. Jason was a quick learner and his desire to be good at his job and create satisfied customers has been a huge merit to him, the Company and its customers. He quickly become a self-motivated and disciplined, long-haul driver who independently handles most aspects of each relocation he is put in charge of.