Management Team

Doug May, President and Chief Executive Officer

As the President and CEO of ComRent, Doug May leads one of the largest and most experienced load bank solutions companies focused on customers bringing power systems online faster and with absolute confidence that the equipment will run reliably.  May has more than 30 years of experience in the technology and energy industries, most recently as a board director of ComRent, SPG Solar and Derive Systems.  Between 2007 and 2011, May was President and CEO of Unirac, a high growth solar panel racking company. Prior to Unirac, May was the VP of Worldwide Sales, Service and Marketing at Xantrex, a leader in the renewable energy, consumer electronics and power products markets.  May holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from the University of Southern California. 


Lynn Villard, CFO / COO Button Linkedin

As Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Lynn provides leadership and vision for ComRent.  Lynn’s experience comes from holding financial leadership positions with operational experience both in the US and abroad.  Prior to joining ComRent, Lynn was a Senior Vice President with a large Fortune 500 firm that provides construction services for government, power, water, and other major sectors of North America.  Lynn also has an extensive background in international operations, ERP Management, safety and quality.  Lynn holds a Master of Science in finance from the University of Colorado and a Bachelor Degree in Accounting from Colorado State University. 


David Smidlein, Vice President of Sales Button Linkedin

David Smidlein oversees global sales and business development for ComRent International. He has held various leadership positions in the industrial equipment rental market for over 23 years including positions with Nebraska Machinery Caterpillar, Topp Portable Air, JLG Industries, GE Power Systems, and Aggreko. Throughout his career, David has lead record sales growth, team development, and improvements to customer service.