Vice President of Marketing
& Certified Water Specialist
As Multipure's Vice President of Marketing, Kenton leverages his ample knowledge of the drinking water treatment industry with over a decade of experience at Multipure to lead and develop Multipure's Marketing Department. His knowledge and experience in this industry serve him well in his job overseeing marketing, business development, product development, and Builder support.
Kenton is certified through the Water Quality Association's (WQA) comprehensive examination program, demonstrating superior knowledge on the subjects of water quality, water treatment, equipment installation, ethical business practices, and training standards related to the water treatment industry. As Multipure's first WQA Certified Water Specialist (CWS), Kenton serves as an exceptional Multipure representative and liaison to consumers, Builders, and the industry in general; because Multipure's success is tied so closely to its consumers and Builders, he views them as his highest priority.
To Kenton, Multipure empowers people to improve their lives and the lives of those around them; Multipure's water filtration products enable people to control and improve the quality of their water, and Multipure's Business Opportunity enables Builders to improve the quality of their lives, both financially and personally. At its heart, Multipure is the American Dream, manifest - its success is the culmination of the hard work, tenacity, and vision of its founding brothers, and its success is directly impacted by the ability of Multipure to offer others the opportunity for their success. Kenton envisions the continued growth and industry leadership of Multipure, and believes that its Marketing program will continue to lead others to better water, better health, and better lives.
A native of Denver, Colorado, Kenton studied Broadcast Journalism at Northern Arizona University. He believes in the power of a winning attitude, and in the importance of integrity and personal character - traits best described in Abraham Lincoln's statement, "Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing." Kenton has a passion for outdoor activities, and is particularly fond of physically challenging running events and telemark skiing.
Director of Marketing
A Multipure recruit right out of college, Michele has worked in almost every department at Multipure over her 28 years of experience with the company. As Multipure's Director of Marketing, Michele sets up corporate events and meetings, plans advertising and contests, and works with Builders of all levels around the country.
Multipure, to Michele, stands for quality and excellence; it is a family-owned and operated company that makes products people can believe in, and helps people become healthier and more successful. Michele feels that everyone should have Multipure's amazing, affordable products, and that Multipure's integrity and commitment to excellence deserves nothing less than continued growth and success.
A Southern California native, Michele received her Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from California State University, Northridge. She considers one of her favorite quotations to be Abraham Lincoln's statement, "Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing."
Director of Builder Relations
With over two decades of experience in the casino industry, Sherry Clift is a former Director of Marketing who couples her exceptional business and marketing background with a passion for healthy living and environmentalism. As Multipure's Director of Builder Relations, Sherry's natural positivity, outgoing personality, and desire to assist and encourage others serves her well as a liaison between Multipure HQ and all of Multipure's Builders in the field.
For Sherry, Multipure is a company whose products and vision promote better health, better lifestyles, and a better environment. She believes that with the right products and the right mindset, people can create direct, lasting, positive change in the physical and environmental health of future generations.
Originally from Columbus, Georgia, Sherry studied Business Administration at Troy State University before moving to Las Vegas, Nevada. She loves to travel and interact with different people around the country and the world, and boldly faces whatever adventures life brings. This outlook reflects well in one of her favorite quotes, Dr. Maya Angelou's statement, "Courage is the most important of all virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue."
Manager of Creative Services
With over 12 years' professional design experience, Rick Mendoza has produced marketing materials for print, video, and websites, both as a graphic designer and as a creative director. Rick values quality, clear communication, and innovation - values he has successfully leveraged in his works for the network marketing, advertising, real estate, and automotive fields. As Multipure's Creative Services Leader, Rick handles the company's artistic endeavors, including Graphic Design, Web Design, Photography, Videography, Video Editing, and Packaging Design.
Rick views Multipure as the producer of the best, most dependable Drinking Water Systems in the industry, and as a company synonymous with passion, integrity, and loyalty. He believes that what sets Multipure apart from other companies is the care given to its products and to its Builders - the care that drives the company to always be the best and to never compromise its ideals. Rick sees Multipure eventually becoming a household name and a world renowned leader in water filtration.
Originally from East Moline, Illinois, Rick graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Graphic Design from St. Ambrose University, Iowa. While in college, he was the first recipient of the John W. Schmidt Award, acknowledging art students that go above-and-beyond in their work. He is particularly proud of his work for the Big Brothers Big Sisters Organization in Illinois, and in his overall growth as a graphic designer. He strives to live up to Mahatma Gandhi's maxim, "You must be the change you wish to see in the world," and credits his parents as his inspiration to work hard and never give up on his dreams.
A communications specialist, Joel Pelina's years of experience encompass customer service, management, network marketing, corporate communications, technical writing, and copywriting. Joel uses his versatile writing skills to develop a wide variety of Multipure materials, including marketing presentations, press releases, advertisements, training handbooks, instruction manuals, brochures, and newsletters. At Multipure, Joel brings his values of quality, clarity, and accuracy to written materials at every level.
For Joel, Multipure is a company that offers better health through superior products and better lives through a superior business opportunity. The longevity and durability of the company are a credit to the power of its products and the vision of its Founders. Joel pictures a future of growth for Multipure through innovative new products and increasing brand awareness.
Originally from Monroe Township, New Jersey, Joel studied for several years in Baltimore, Maryland before returning to New Jersey, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication from Rutgers University. Seeking opportunity and adventure, Joel moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, making sure to enjoy the sights and sounds of the eleven states he passed through during his two-week road trip. He is a prolific reader, an unabashed technophile, and an infinitely proud father. He strives to always write by William Zinsser's adage, "Hard writing makes easy reading. Easy writing makes hard reading."
Director of Operations
With over 26 years at Multipure, Nita Estes has the skills and knowledge to ensure that office operations run as smoothly, precisely, and efficiently as possible. Having steadily advanced her career through the years at Multipure, Nita has operational experience in everything from Reception, to Accounts Payable, Payroll, and Commissions; she uses this experience as the Director of Operations to ensure that work is performed to the highest standards, and that all payments and commissions are correct.
To Nita, Multipure means superior quality products produced by caring people, and an Opportunity to earn money with the best. She looks forward to the continued growth and prosperity of the company and everyone involved - the owners, the employees, and the entire family of Builders. Nita feels strongly that Multipure deserves world-wide recognition as the leader in water filtration and as an amazing company that helps people improve their lives.
Originally from Salinas, California, Nita studied Fine Arts at San Diego State University. Because she was a shy child of humble means in her youth, she considers her personal and professional growth, and the confidence she had to develop over the years, as some of her greatest achievements. She takes pride in knowing that she has the strength and ability to adapt and grow with life's challenges, and believes that the Multipure Business Opportunity can help others similarly reach new levels of personal development. Nita is particularly fond of Bill Cosby's quote, "In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."
Human Resources & Safety Manager
As Multipure's Human Resources and Safety Manager, Jarom Roskelley is responsible for the rules, procedures, and safety of Multipure's employees. With over six years of experience in HR, Jarom's duties include hiring and counseling employees, enforcing rules and administering benefits, and ensuring that the work environment is as safe as possible.
Jarom describes Multipure as a company that provides an opportunity for financial success and products that enhance people's lives. He feels that Multipure's founders, H. Allen and Alvin Rice, have done an incredible job creating and growing the company, and that their vision allows people to attain financial independence and the best water possible. He sees a future in which Multipure has Builders in every country around the world, selling a growing line of superior-quality products.
A native of Las Vegas, Nevada, Jarom attained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business from Brigham Young University, Idaho, as well as an Associate Degree in Electronic Engineering. His favorite quote is from novelist Victor Hugo - "People do not lack strength, they lack will."
Customer Service Manager
Lorinda Long brings over 25 years of Customer Service experience to her role as Multipure's Customer Service Manager, having worked at Weinstock's department store, Southwest Airlines, and US Airways. At Multipure, she is responsible for the Order Department, Technical Support, Returns, and Customer Assistance.
Lorinda feels that Multipure stands for high quality drinking water systems and a constant care for its customers and the quality of their water. She believes that people will be amazed by the quality of Multipure water once they try it, and that this quality will allow Multipure continued growth for decades to come.
A fourth-generation Nevadan, Lorinda was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Brigham Young University, and most admires Herb Kelleher, co-founder and former CEO of Southwest Airlines, for the fairness and respect he demonstrated in his dealings with employees.
A Multipure employee for over 30 years, Armando Pantoja brings his considerable experience and technical skills to ensure the smooth and proper operation of Multipure's warehouse, shipping, and assembly departments. In addition, Armando performs various technical and troubleshooting jobs, making sure the offices run as smoothly as the warehouse.
For Armando, Multipure is a business built to help people live better lives, by improving the quality of their water and by enabling them to create their own business and achieve their own success. Having been a part of Multipure for over 30 years of its progress and expansion, he believes the future holds a continuation of Multipure's steady growth.
Originally from Michoacan, Mexico, Armando lived for several years in California, where he began working for Multipure. When Multipure moved from California to Las Vegas, Nevada, Armando moved to Las Vegas, as well.
A Certified Public Accountant, Shannara Nimmer earned her professional skills and experience working for Deloitte, one of the Big Four firms that stand as the largest international accounting and professional service firms in the world. She joined Multipure in 2009 and rose to the position of Financial Controller in 2012, where she oversees Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Payroll, and Taxes. She also serves as the liaison between Multipure, the bank, external accountants, and manages Multipure's banking activities.
For Shannara, Multipure is a company that sells the world's leading water filtration systems, providing people with cleaner, more healthful water. She appreciates that Multipure cares for its employees and Builders as valued family members, working to help them achieve success. An accountant at heart, Shannara views the future of Multipure as continual sales growth and continual growth in Builder commissions.
Originally from Sacramento, California, Shannara lived in Florida, Ecuador, and Utah - where she earned her Master of Accountancy (MAcc) degree from Southern Utah University - before moving to Las Vegas, Nevada. Shannara's work ethic originates in part from her admiration for her mother, a Cuban immigrant who worked hard to raise three children while earning a nursing degree. Her interests outside of work include traveling with her husband and watching their three boys play baseball . . . lots of baseball. As a family, they love attending hockey games and supporting the Las Vegas Golden Knights. A fan of outdoor activities such as hiking, camping, and scuba diving, Shannara understands the value of new experiences and perseverance, knowing that in difficult times, "It's the storm, not you, that's bound to blow away."