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About – Crematory Manufacturing Team

Expertise. Experience. Commitment.

U.S. Cremation Equipment has a long history of providing equipment and service for human and animal cremation. Our success in crematory manufacturing is rooted in our unwavering commitment to our customers’ success, plain and simple. Each model is designed by the best in the business to allow you to be the best in your business.

We are proudly U.S. Cremation Equipment — a name that reflects our made-in-America crematoriums and ensures top-quality to our domestic and global customers.
The leadership team holds impressive credentials and experience, and each one is always accessible to customers 24/7/365.

Meet the Team

Luis Llorens American Incinerators

Luis Llorens – President and Chief Engineer


A graduate of the University of Detroit with a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering, Llorens first worked as an environmental engineer, specializing in environmental permitting, while employed by Grove Scientific, an environmental consulting and testing company. He then worked for Crawford Equipment & Engineering, a manufacturer of human and animal cremation equipment. In 2000, Llorens co-founded American Incinerators Corporation, the parent company of U.S. Cremation Equipment. Today he serves as president and chief engineer of USCE and is also associated with another division of American Incinerators Corporation, AI Environmental Consulting Services.

Bud Keller - American Incinerators

Bud Keller – Vice President, Manufacturing

Keller has been associated with American Incinerators Corporation since 2000. He has been instrumental in the design and manufacture of the company’s products since 2004 and personally headed up several major projects in Australia, Brazil, Mexico and Malaysia.

 Luis Del Pino - US Cremation EquipmentLuis Del Pino – Sales Consultant


Del Pino was born in Madrid, raised in Paris and has resided in the United States for over 25 years. He is fluent in three languages and has an extensive background in both sales and management. Working with U.S. Cremation Equipment since 2009, he is active in new equipment sales for both the domestic and international market.

Nathan Blackstock

Nathan Blackstock – Sales Consultant


Having been a business owner and manager, Nathan understands the value of prompt, courteous and professional customer service. As a sales consultant for U.S. Cremation Equipment, he is committed to giving each client personal attention and strives to make the entire sales process a positive experience.

Randy Bryant

Randy Bryant – Production and Logistics Manager


Randy has over 20 years of experience with cremation equipment. He currently manages production and service for U.S. Cremation. In addition he handles sales for the service department.

John Mitchel - American Incinerators

John Mitchell – Director of Service


John joined US Cremation Equipment in 2014, and is our Director of Service. With over 15 years in the cremation industry, he is familiar with all types of cremation and incineration equipment. He is well versed in both human and the animal cremation industry. With a passion for complete customer satisfaction, the service team led by John emphasizes promptness, attention to detail, and efficiency. Not only responsible for sales and scheduling, John is also a Certified Crematory Operator Trainer educating owners and operators alike across the globe.

Angela Powers-Gonzales - American Incinerators

Angela Powers-Gonzales – Service Sales


Angela Powers-Gonzales is the newest member of our fantastic service team. She boasts 13 years of service experience. Angela was born and raised in Houston, Texas where she lives with her husband Jason and son Logan. She enjoys all outdoor activities including gardening, fishing, camping, and off-roading. Angela is here to help you with all your service needs. Give her a call today!

Patti Ross - Accounting

Patti Ross – Accounting


Patti began her early career in the banking industry as a Bank Teller. She departed the banking industry after a 15 year tenure having been promoted to Vice President of Branch Office in Key Largo, Florida. She accepted a position as general manager of private golf course in Key Largo. In 1997 she moved to Central Florida where she began her career in the Asphalt Manufacturing Industrial Equipment Sales Industry. She went on to manage a family owned Warehouse Distribution Center supporting Manufacturers’ Sales Representatives in the Power Transmission Industry. Patti joined US Cremation Equipment in 2011. Her background in finance, accounting, and management, along with her experience in the Industrial Equipment Manufacturing and Sales Industry enables her to have a unique perspective as Comptroller for US Cremation Equipment.

Brian GamageBrian Gamage


With 27 years of experience in the cremation equipment market, Brian Gamage is very familiar with the nuances of this business. He has helped hundreds of people establish their cremation businesses from concept to reality and has assisted many more to successfully expand their existing operations. He is well versed in both the human and pet cremation markets. His knowledge of the environmental regulations that govern this industry, as well as the workings of local government has proven helpful to clients during the zoning and permitting process. Brian has worked for several of the domestic equipment manufacturers and can offer unique comparisons to anyone wanting to understand the differences between models and manufacturers.