Category: Team

Jason Gillette

Owner & General Manager / Jason became the owner of Baril Engine in April of 2019. He and John Baril (founder) have been close friends for over 25 years and when John was looking for someone to take over the business, he chose Jason. Prior to acquiring Baril Engine, Jason had a 22-year career at MBM culminating as Executive Vice President.

Jeff Herlache

Service Manager / Jeff Herlache is a veteran of the engine industry, with over 30 years of experience under his belt. He started with Baril Engine in 1995. Jeff is a master engine machinist with vast experience in all areas of engine repair. He headed up our block department for many years. In 2019, Jeff became Baril Engine’s Service Manager.

Jake Thomas

Parts Manager / Jake Thomas joined our team in July of 2021. Jake is an AERA Certified Engine Machinist. Our customers have found that they can rely on Jake as their expert in sourcing engine parts. Jake has years of inventory management experience and is an excellent resource for finding hard-to-source parts for our customers.

Kimberly Krueger

Office Manager / Kimberly Krueger has been in our industry and with Baril Engine for over 20 years. She started with Baril Engine in 1999 and heads up all administrative operations within our office.