Executive Management


mike@cardinal-services.com or at extension 2111
Chairman of the Board since 2016 and our President for 28-years prior. Mr. Freeman is also a member of Cardinal Board of Directors. Educated at Lewis and Clark, Mr. Freeman has a B.S. in Business Administration, 1988. Mike was the Cardinal General Manager from 1988-1995 and has been the Cardinal President since 1995.·Mr. Freeman was the 2012 recipient of Cardinal Services’ Lifetime Achievement award for his devotion and continuing contributions to the value and growth of the company.

Arin Carmack, CEO
arin@cardinal-services.com or at extension 2205
CEO since 2016 and our Vice President of Risk Management for 18-years prior. Educated at University of Oregon he holds a B.S. in Political Science and a Masters of Business Administration from Northwest Christian University. From 1995-1998, Arin served as Intern to Congressman Peter DeFazio as wells as his Staff Assistant and as Manager/Legislative Aide for Representative Kitty Piercy. Recipient of the Cardinal President’s Award in 2003. Recipient of Cardinal’s Customer Service Award in 2007.

Brandy Thompson, PRESIDENT
brandy@cardinal-services.com or at extension 2113
President since 2016 and our Vice President of Operations for 17-years prior. Mrs. Thompson is a member of the Senior Management Team. Since being hired as a Customer Service Representative in 1999 Brandy has held a variety of positions within Cardinal including Branch Manager and Corporate Staff Development Coordinator allowing her the opportunity to learn and contribute in many areas of the company. A graduate from the Bay Area Chamber of Commerce Leadership Coos program in 2003 and serving as a program facilitator on the steering committee since 2004. She is also a graduate of The Ford Institute Leadership Program and then became a Ford Institute Community Trainer. Recipient of the Cardinal President’s Award in 2005 and 2010. Recipient of the Cardinal Customer Service Award in 2003.

louie@cardinal-services.com or at extension 2133
Senior Vice President of Finance, with Cardinal since 1988. Mr. Liberante is a member of the Cardinal Board of Directors and a member of the Senior Management Team. Louie started with Cardinal Services, Inc. in 1988 as a Sales Representative. Educated at Cornell University, he received a B.S. in Hotel Administration in 1975, and worked for the Red Lion Hotel chain after graduation. Louie is currently on the Board of Directors for CCD Business Development Corporation and for the Coos Bay/North Bend Rotary Club. He is a past President of the Bay Area Chamber of Commerce, and still active in the Chamber’s Economic Development and Forestry/ Fisheries Committees as well as being involved with Douglas Timbers Operators. Recipient of the Cardinal’s President’s Award in 1999 and 2001. Recipient of Cardinal’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2006.

jessica@cardinal-services.com or at extension 2114
Director of Hiring Services, with Cardinal since 1994. Jessica served in the US Air Force prior to coming to work at Cardinal. Graduated from the Leadership Program of Coos County in 1998 and has been actively involved in the community. She served as President for the Bay Area Optimist Club 2005-2006, being a Charter Member since 1998. Recipient of Cardinal Values Award in 2006.

celine@cardinal-services.com or at extension 2117
Senior Administrative Professional, with Cardinal since 1993. ·Mrs. Qualman was educated in Singapore before moving to Oregon.· In 2005 she earned her Oregon Health Life Insurance License. Recipient of the Cardinal President’s Award in 1998.· Recipient of the Cardinal Values Award in 2005.