Meet the HSA Team Providing Bradford White Water Heaters Training, Technical Support, Sizing, and Troubleshooting

Derek Vaughn

Derek Vaughn
(312) 480-8185

An Outside Sales representative in the HSA Bensenville office, Derek Vaughn has a diverse background that makes him an excellent resource when looking to purchase Bradford White Water Heaters. Derek has …

  • Completed a five-year apprenticeship with Plumbers JAC, Local 130.
  • Passed the City of Chicago Plumber’s written and practical test to earn a Chicago Plumbing license J210120
  • Works as a part time instructor for Plumbers JAC, Local 130 teaching plumbing code, water supply, drainage, and plan reading.
  • Served as a Foreman responsible for field operations on multiple projects including mid-rises, warehouse, hospital, school, and other medical projects
  • Works as a United Association Instructor
  • Earned certification in…
    • Green Plumbing
    • Industrial Rigging
    • ASSE 12010 Infection Risk Control
    • ASSE 12060 & 12061 Water Quality
    • ASSE 12080 Legionella Water Safety Management
    • Certified Plumbing Design Technician from the American Society of Plumbing Engineers

Jason Gerard
(630) 458-8816

Jason Gerard is an Inside Sales associate for Herkowski Stickler, and he too can assist with the purchase of Bradford White Water Heaters. With over 20 years’ experience as a plumbing manufactures representative, Jason provides contractors and wholesalers with …

  • Product knowledge-based recommendations.
  • Troubleshooting and diagnostics.
  • Assistance to resolve product issues.

To reach other members of the HSA Bensenville team for Bradford White products or any of the quality manufactures represented, call (630) 458-8816 or email or