Our Team

Steven Black
Steven Black
Electrical Instructor

Steven Black began his career in the electrical trade while in the Air Force, where he diagnosed and repaired electrical issues on base.  After four years of active duty he retired and has been serving in the Air National Guard for the past four years.  Steven enjoyed the electrical trade so much that after his active duty service he continued his career as a civilian.  He worked for two years at Hiller Plumbing Heating Cooling Electrical in both their residential and commercial divisions.  Steven has experience with high voltage distribution, commercial and residential construction and service, and fire alarm systems.
Steven is happily married and has no children……..yet.  He enjoys helping and giving back to others, so he is a perfect fit for the Total Tech team, and the team is lucky to have him.

Kevin Horne
Kevin Horne
HVAC Instructor

Kevin Horne has been in the HVAC industry since 2010, after graduating from Baker College with a Certificate in HVAC Service Technician.  Upon graduation he became employed with Luedtke Heating and Cooling in Michigan, where he installed water heaters, gas furnaces, and air conditioners.  Kevin had a desire to move to the Middle Tennessee area, and in 2014 the opportunity presented itself and he was able to relocate to Tennessee from Michigan, where he became employed with Hiller Plumbing Heating Cooling Electrical working as an HVAC Service Technician. 
 
Kevin has an instructor’s heart and was looking for a greater opportunity when the opening for the HVAC Install instructor came up………he took it!  His 8 years of experience has prepared him for this moment and he is excited to instruct students in proper equipment installation.

Michael Spaulding
Michael Spaulding
Electrical Instructor

Michael Spaulding is a 20-year Veteran of the United States Army.  During his tenure in the Army he had 4-years combined experience of working on Electrical Installation, Service and Repair in stateside and overseas locations.  Michael’s responsibilities at the various locations included the installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of Electrical, Plumbing, and HVAC services for soldiers living in residential areas.  He has been a leader and instructor of soldiers most of his career and has a heart for teaching and helping others. 
 
Michael’s experience in the Electrical field, his instructional talents, and his ability to solve problems allows him to have a unique ability and role as an instructor at Total Tech.  He puts others above himself and gives everything he has to the students, which makes him invaluable to the Total Tech team.