Meet the Team

Greg Heyes: Owner/Sales Manager

Greg brings a wealth of real world experience in a variety of established and breaking filtration technologies, combined with professional people skills and a strong ability to communicate effectively. Greg has been working in the filtration industry for 30 years. Greg started Heyes Filters 1986 after having spent 6 years working in the pharmaceutical, biotech, and food & beverage industries for other filter manufactures, most notably Pall and Cuno with the sole purpose of providing the best service possible to filtration users. He is a member of ISPE, PDA, and the Wine Institute, all great industry support organizations.

Cell: 310-569-0521

Mike Laffey: Operations Manager

Before joining Heyes Filters in 2005 as our Operations Manager, Mike had been the Operations Manager at a chemical processor for 20 years. He has excellent operations experience and is very organized.  As a result, he is an asset to our customers when information is needed regarding all aspects of their purification requirements. This includes assistance with applications and stock needs.  Additionally Mike has become the resident expert in operating hollow fiber cross flow systems for the Pharma and Wine industries and is available for in house filtration trails and start-ups.

Cell: 310-487-1061

Rama Murthy: Controller

Rama has been with Heyes Filters since 2003.  She has an MS in Accounting from The University of Madras, India and has passed the CA State Certified Public Accountant examination.  Having worked at the Bank of America and several Los Angeles area companies, she joined Heyes Filters Inc. as Controller.

Kelly Jones: Customer Service Manager

Kelly has many years of experience as a customer service manager.  Her duties include facilitating customer orders, placing purchase orders with our business partners, supplying product information and managing shipping logistics.

Shelby Crawford: Territory Manager-San Diego counties.

Shelby, having grown up in San Diego, has a full understanding of the territory she manages. In addition, she has spent the last 11 years in the product development lab for Johnson & Johnson (Jansen Pharmaceuticals) gleaning scientific skills that carry over to her understanding of how to help our customers best use of our purification products. Shelby covers the San Diego and Riverside county areas for Heyes Filters and is available for in house filtration trails.