McGinness is heading up the Grass Valley company's heating and air conditioning division. He has been living and working in the Placer and Nevada county area for more than 10 years.
McGinness has nearly a decade of experience working in heating, ventilation and air conditioning, with three years as an installer. He has serviced and installed a wide range of units including gas furnaces, electric heat pumps and air conditioners.
He also is proficient in all facets of plumbing, ranging from basics such as leaky faucets to on-demand water heaters and bathroom and kitchen remodels.
McGinness has continued his education with several training and certification programs, including TracPipe, Wardflex and Viega PureFlow water systems. He also has worked for local plumbing companies including Joe Mumford Plumbing, Heating and Air in Meadow Vista and One Hour Heating and Air in Auburn.
"We couldn't be happier to have Larry McGinness Jr. in our organization," said ABT owner Andrew Tidwell. "We think he is an asset to our team and to the community."