People mean the world to us. That is why we work so hard to create cleaner, safer environments for both our customers and yours. Of course, all of that effort begins with our own dedicated team of professionals who, like you, just want to do their part to make a difference where they can.

  • Tricia Alsip
    Tricia Alsip HR/Safety Manager

    Trish has been with RK Hydro-Vac for over 20 years, she started out in reception, so you have probably spoken with her when calling into the office. Trish wears many hats; including handling all aspects of Human Resources,  project pre-qualification requirements, assisting with safety responsibilities, and miscellaneous tasks throughout our office. She is an avid reader, a fan of the Arts and enjoys spending time with her family.

  • Ted Charney
    Ted Charney Dispatch/Project Management/HR Director

    Ted joined RK Hydro-Vac in 2008 after 16 years in the highway construction industry. Ted has used his many years of estimating and management experience to offer fact- based project estimates and experience- based leadership in his role as Operations Manager and Human Resources Director. Ted and his wife, Lydia, have 3 children. Ted enjoys spending his free time with his family and traveling.

  • Jeff Keller
    Jeff Keller Dispatcher

    Jeff has been at RK for over 25 years, he has field experience which assists in scheduling and managing your project.  He has two great kids – one grown and out of the house, and another who started college this year. When Jeff isn’t directing our crews across the country; he is off to the lake, the woods, or just enjoying a long ride on his motorcycle

  • Danielle Krashnak
    Danielle Krashnak Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

    Danielle has been with RK since 2004. Whether it is assisting company executives or answering incoming calls she always has a smile on her face. She is the center point of communication and has been nicknamed “sunshine” by customers and coworkers. Danielle is the proud mother of a beautiful ten year old girl. When she is not busy taking care of her family she enjoys baking and capturing special moments with her camera.

  • Kristina McHale
    Kristina McHale Accounting / Office Manager

    Kristina has been employed by the company since September of 1997.  She is the “Heart and Soul” of RK Hydro-Vac Pennsylvania.  Kristina maintains the Accounting Department, acting as company controller where she administers numerous duties. She also assists in Human Resources, Employee Relations and is a Notary for the State of Pennsylvania.  She is extremely work oriented and professional, taking great pride in managing the office. Kristina likes to keep the office atmosphere very welcoming by seasonal decorating; which everyone looks forward to. In her personal life she enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and her two Bichons Coco and Chanel.  She loves interior design, arts, shopping and is civic minded, actively volunteering in her community.

  • Kerry Murphy
    Kerry Murphy Sales/Estimating Manager

    Kerry has worked at RK for over 25 years, he has field crew experience and understands the ins and outs of a project.  When Kerry isn’t crunching numbers, he is spending time with his wife, Sarah,  and their daughters (Marissa, Delaney and Molly).  Kerry enjoys home improvement projects, coaching the girls’ sports and spending time with family and friends at Lake Cumberland, KY.

  • Joe Plaviak
    Joe Plaviak Sales/Estimating Manager

    Joe joined the RK team in 2010, bringing with him several years of experience in scheduling and operations from the construction industry. He is your go to guy for all your scheduling and dispatching needs. When Joe is not directing the crews across the Northeast he enjoys golfing, fishing, and woodworking.

  • Amber Lammardo
    Amber Lammardo Administrative Assistant