Meet the Team

30+ Years of experience in the industry
Meet the Summit Lockers’ Team

Summit was founded on a simple premise that customers need durable lockers and a dependable company to partner with; and we were right.


Meet the team that makes all this possible.

Mark Finkernagel


Mark spends his day working with architects, designers, owners, distributors and suppliers to improve locker room storage and designs. Mark co-founded Summit Lockers in 2011 with the straight forward premise that careful planning, engaging with quality partners, and manufacturing diligence will result in trouble free locker room upgrades.

Under Mark’s leadership, Summit lockers has provided lockers to leading universities, professional sports teams, hospitals, and pharmaceutical companies around the country.

Mark holds a Master’s Degree in Engineering from Rutgers University. Go Scarlett Knights!

Steve Stipher

Vice President of Sales


Stephen Stipher is Co-Founder and Vice President of Sales at Summit Lockers. His responsibility is to generate sales, develop markets and distribution channels for the company. He graduated with a BS in Economic and Marketing from Indiana University. Born in Indianapolis, IN Stipher has based his career on treating people as you would like to be treated.

Outside of work he enjoys traveling with his wife Elaine and playing with their (2) mini-horses. Stipher has five children (2) in Southern California, (1) in Las Vegas, (1) in Dallas and (1) in Connecticut.

Drew Ramsey

Drew Ramsey

Vice President of Design

Drew, our VP of Product Developement, recieved his certificate in Machine Trade Technology from the Auburn Career Center. He has experience with CAD Design, CAD-CAM programming and architectural drafting – all code for he is awesome and we would be lost without him.

Drew is from Chardon, Ohio and enjoys gardening, playing golf, boating, and vacationing with his family.

Taylor Finkernagel

Taylor Whalen

AVP Sales and Marketing

Taylor Whalen graduated from the University of South Carolina with both an undergraduate and graduate degree. Go cocks!

After spending the last four years as an elementary school teacher, she made her way into a position with Summit Lockers as AVP Sales and Marketing.

Taylor enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family. Most importantly, she does love going on adventures with her two dogs Ash and Blair.

Charlton Ingram

Charlton Ingram

AutoCAD Technician

Charlton is one of our CAD Technicians at Summit Lockers and spends his workdays drafting the shop drawings that inevitably lead to the production of our lockers. A graduate from Central Carolina Technical College with a degree in Engineering and Applied Science. He has a love for CAD and has spent the last 5 years working as AutoCAD technician at a roof/wall consulting firm getting ready for his welcome arrival at Summit Lockers in April of 2021.

Charlton enjoys most of his time away from work by relaxing at home with family and friends, as well he also enjoys traveling, camping, fishing, and hunting whenever and wherever the occasion rises.

Patty Hill

Patty Hill


Patty moved from northeast Ohio in 2019 and hasn’t regretted her decision because she loves South Carolina, especially her pool! Her and her husband rescued a black Mouth Cur named Banjo in July. Banjo and visitors from the north keep them busy!

Patty started with Summit Lockers in October 2019 as Office Manager, later becoming part of the Estimating Team.

Adam Tucker

Production Manager

Adam is good.