About Coastal Heat Pumps

Coastal Heat Pumps – Our Team

Learn more about Coastal Heat Pumps and what makes us one of Victoria’s best HVAC/heating and air conditioning contractors. From the seven reasons why you should choose Coastal Heat Pumps, to learning more about our warranties, this is the place to get the inside scoop on what makes our HVAC company unique.

Don Gulevich



Don and his wife Joanne are very happy to call South Vancouver Island home!

When they’re not at the office, you can often find the Gulevich’s out exploring Victoria and the islands with family. Don and Joanne excel at turning neighbours into happy clients and happy clients into friends.

Joanne Gulevich



Having worked in the HVAC trade since 1978, Don and Joanne have the expertise to install and service the very best heating and cooling products for your home or business.

Moving to Vancouver Island in 2004, Don and Joanne started in Comox before relocating to Victoria in 2012.

Ashley Gulevich

Operations Manager

I am Ashley!
I spend my days organizing this delightful bunch of people, including my parents, so you could say it’s payback time.

Lindsey Petz

Operations Manager

Hi, I’m Lindsey!
These twins are actually my brothers but I do have two of my own children. I work with Ashley on the day to day operations of our family business.

Lucia White


I am Lucia!
You will most likely hear my voice when you call into the office, I am in charge of everything around here…and I am pretty good at it too! When I am not working, I organize fundraiser tea parties, dance tango, and bake my heart out.

Rick Wildman

Senior Estimator

Hi, I am Rick.
The senior estimator at Coastal Heat Pumps! (I mean that, literally). In my younger years, my family and I moved to California after my 20 year career with Telus. It was a wonderful place to live , but I decided to return to my homeland and join the HVAC industry 15 years ago.

Derrick O’Neill

Estimator/HVAC Journeyman

My name is Derrick O’Neill and I’ve been with Coastal Heat Pumps for three years. I’ve been in the HVAC industry for eight years and hold a Red Seal Ticket. I was a service technician for my first year with Coastal, and for the past two years I have been an estimator.
Fun Fact: I also hold a Red Seal ticket in carpentry and a class B ticket in gas fitting!

Jordan Caton

HVAC Technician

Hi! Jordan from Coastal Heat Pumps here. I am currently a 3rd year apprentice, and enjoying the trade very much, and excited to learn more! In my free time I enjoy riding my sport bike, spending time outside and playing sports.

Brent Leyte

HVAC Technician

I have been with Coastal Heat Pumps since moving to Victoria in August of 2017 from the Rocky Mountains. I’m a laid back guy who enjoys fishing, golfing, and anything that involves the outdoors.

Cody Shetterer

HVAC Technician

Hi, Cody here from Coastal Heat Pumps!
I have grown up in Victoria and fell in love with the West Coast at a young age. In my spare time I am very active, anything from the gym, running, rock climbing, or a competitive game of Mario Kart is how I love to spend my time.

Connor Birmingham

HVAC Technician

Hi, I am Conner with Coastal Heat Pumps!
I am shorter than your average technician, and perfect for those hard to fit crawl spaces. I have a great sense of humour and a soft spot for animals. In my free time, I enjoy working on cars and spending time with family/friends!

Mitch Aleong

HVAC Technician

Hey, I’m Mitch from Coastal Heat Pumps! I’m a big animal lover, and enjoy working on cars. I spend a lot of time with my friends and installing heat pumps!

Alex Clark

HVAC Technician

I am the newest Coastal Heat Pumps Technician. Born and raised in Victoria, I never get tired of exploring what this island has to offer.


Office Greeter

Hi, I’m Milo!
I work like a dog around here, and am known to bark orders from time to time – It just means I’m glad to see you. Rub my tummy, and things will be great between us!

7 Reasons to Try Coastal Heat Pumps

Find out why Coastal Heat Pumps is the best choice for installing, inspecting, or servicing your heat pump in Victoria BC. We’ve compiled 7 of the best reasons to work with us.


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What Our Customers Say About Us

Who better to let you know the quality of installation and service than previous Coastal Heat Pumps customers? See what some of our previous customers are saying!


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Our Warranties

Coastal Heat Pump’s hassle free warranty is one of the best in the business. Find out more about our warranty here.


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Our Partners

Coastal Heat Pumps services all makes and models of heat pumps. Find out which brands we currently install.


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