Ashley Gates
Ashley Gates Co-Chair
Marketing and Communications Manager at Quincy Compressor

Ashley has over 17 years’ experience working in the compressed air industry. She is extremely excited to be part of this new organization and looks forward to establishing meaningful connections with her peers and growing the network of Women in Compressed Air, Vacuum and Cooling.

Jennifer Ramirez
Jennifer RamirezCo-Chair
Vice President Direct Sales at Sullair

Jennifer has 27 years of experience in the compressed air and gas industry. She is pleased to join as co-chair of the Women in Compressed Air, Vacuum & Cooling Networking Group and wants to increase the presence of women leaders in our industry.

Kimberly Vickman
Kimberly VickmanSecretary
Sustainability Events & Operations Manager
Best Practices Magazines & EXPO

Kimberly has a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science as well as a Master of Business Administration.

Heather Mitchell
Heather MitchellExecutive Council
Senior Product Manager Air Treatment-Compressor Brands at Ingersoll Rand

Heather has 11 years of experience in the compressed air industry and feels that this is a great platform for the women in the industry.


We need you! If you want to be part of the Executive Council, please contact Kimberly kimberly@airbestpractices.com.