Our Team

JimJim Levante
CEO & Chief Designer
Jim has extensive experience in design and mechanical engineering. Prior to starting Inspired LED in 2008, Jim founded companies that designed minimally invasive surgical tools and crystal oscillators, as well as serving in many design and engineering capacities at companies in the Silicon Valley. Originally from Syracuse, NY, Jim lived in the San Francisco Bay Area for several years, before relocating his home and business to Scottsdale, AZ in the spring of 2011. Jim is married and has twin daughters. Jim@inspiredled.com

CherylCheryl Jang
General Manager
Cheryl’s background is in Purchasing, Operations, and Sales Analysis and Planning. Cheryl has a degree in Retail Merchandising from FIDM. Prior to joining Jim at Inspired LED in 2010 Cheryl worked in various operations and planning capacities in retail and the videogame industry for 20+ years. When she’s not working, Cheryl enjoys traveling to California, Hawaii, and New York. Cheryl@inspiredled.com
 
 
TannerTanner Leland
Engineering Manager
Tanner earned his Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Arizona State University in 2011 before joining Inspired LED as our Chief Engineering Manager. His extensive skills in mathematical analysis, computer science, and electrical engineering have been instrumental to our new product development and quality assurance. Tanner’s daily responsibilities include circuit design & analysis, PCB design, embedded programming, radiometric analysis, evaluation of prospective technologies, as well as general Research & Development. As an Arizona native, Tanner is a proud fan of the Arizona Cardinals, he also enjoys reading, hiking, and fine dining. Tanner@inspiredled.com
 
GrantGrant Wilkes
Business Development & Sales Manager
Grant is an Arizona native who was born and raised in Phoenix. He graduated from Arizona State University with a degree in Business and Communication, and has a wide range of experience in sales, customer service, education, civil engineering, and marketing. Prior to working at Inspired LED, Grant lived and traveled throughout Asia. Now, as our Business Development and Sales Manager, Grant works closely with new and existing customers to develop innovative product designs and applications. When Grant is not working, you can find him skateboarding, fishing, hiking, playing video games, and spending time with family. Grant@inspiredled.com
 
GarrettGarrett Introcaso
Quality Assurance & Materials Manager
Born in the San Francisco Bay Area, Garrett came to Arizona in 2010 to attend Arizona State University, where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Communications. He joined Inspired LED in 2011 as the company’s first official employee, and was instrumental in developing the manufacturing and design processes. Now a senior Sales Engineer, Garret specializes in helping customers determine the best lighting solutions for their unique applications. He also assists in the training and supervision of assemblers, and customer service. Garrett is a fluent Spanish speaker, and an avid SF Giants and 49ers fan, who enjoys being active and having a good time. Garrett@inspiredled.com
 
CodyCody Maier
Design & Sales Engineer, Manager of Technical Services
Cody is from Flagstaff, Arizona, with a background as a certified EMT and experience in Software Engineering. As our Manufacturing Lead, Cody uses his skills and experience to manage custom order fulfillment and product assembly, while also providing advanced technical support for our office. Cody is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing, and riding his dirt bike. Cody@inspiredled.com
 
AudiAudi Gasparini
Customer Service Manager
Audi was born and raised in Redwood City, California. She holds a BA in Psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and is currently working toward her Masters in Human Behavior from National University. As our Customer Service Manager, Audi oversees the order fulfillment process, manages purchase orders, returns, and specialty sales, and generally oversees the office to help keep our customers and employees happy! As a California native she is a huge Golden State Warriors fan and loves to go to games as often as possible. Audi also enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking, and wine tasting. Audi@inspiredled.com
  
SuzieSuzie Corrales
Fulfillment Manager
Suzie is a Phoenix native who has been with Inspired LED since 2012. Before coming to work with us, she attended Lamson College where she studied to be a medical assistant, she also spent some time working for the City of Phoenix handling property taxes. Here at Inspired LED, Suzie manages stock & inventory, oversees production, and coordinates all of our shipping and distribution.  Outside of work, Suzie enjoys reading, going to the gym, spending time outdoors, and enjoying Arizona’s great weather. Suzie@inspiredled.com
 

Erica

 Erica Roselli
Sales & Marketing Manager
Erica relocated to Arizona after spending the past few years in Northern California. After graduating from California State University Chico with a BA in Psychology, Erica was looking for a new party to join. Her background in customer service has proved to be most useful while processing orders, working with clients, and managing our website and social media platforms. Erica enjoys the outdoors; you can often find her hiking, or supporting one of her favorite bay area sports teams when they visit AZ! Erica@inspiredled.com
 
KristaKrista Robertson
Content Writer & Product Manager
Krista was born in Chicago, Illinois, but moved out to the Phoenix valley with her family at a young age. Since then she has earned her BA in Education, and spent four years working as a teacher in local elementary schools where she developed a love for instructional writing and a unique knack for “marketing”. Looking for a new challenge, Krista joined Inspired LED in 2014 where she has applied her technical writing and graphic design skills to help develop product instructions, spec sheets, and sell sheets, along with writing website and blog content. Krista has a passion for writing, and enjoys learning new things! Krista@inspiredled.com
 
HazelHazel Ochoa

Order Management Specialist

Hazel was born in a small town called Cananea in Sonora, Mexico, and moved to the United States with her mom, dad, and siblings when she was two years old. She is a recent graduate of Tolleson High School where she was a member of the Tolleson Heat Dance Team. Now attending Estrella Community College and pursuing her degree in psychology, Hazel has joined the order processing department at Inspired LED, assisting with everything from shipping, to stocking, and answering technical inquiries. When she’s not at work, Hazel enjoys spending time with family, and binge watching old movies. Hazel@inspiredled.com 
 
Rebecca
 Rebecca Yazzio
Order Management Specialist
Rebecca is a native of Winslow, Arizona, and one of four children in her family. After graduating from high school in 2014, she moved to Tempe to begin studying applied sciences and welding at Mesa Community College. She joined the Inspired LED customer service team, where she plays an integral role processing orders and assisting customers. In her free time, Rebecca enjoys taking long drives, eating good food, hiking, and listening to music. Rebecca@inspiredled.com
 
LilingLiling Dutton
Bookkeeper 
Liling was born in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, and relocated to Arizona ten years ago with her husband. She has years of accounting experience and is currently working on her degree in accounting from Arizona State University. As Inspired LED’s bookkeeper, Liling ensures the company’s financial activities are handled with great detail and accuracy. Outside of work she has a great passion for music, and enjoys gardening, hiking, and traveling. Liling@inspiredled.com
 
Jessica Whaley 
Administrative Assistant
Jessica is a Florida native with an extensive background in customer service and business management. In response to the the desire to do something spontaneous and life-changing, she made the move to Arizona in 2016, and a short time later found herself joining the team at Inspired LED. As our Administrative Assistant, Jessica not only serves as the face of our company, but she plays an integral role in facilitating the inter-department communication, general productivity management, office scheduling, and of course, party planning. When she's not at work, Jessica can be found hiking with her two dogs, fishing with her dad, or working on one of her many home DIY projects. Jessica@inspiredled.com 

Randy

Randy Wright
Design Engineer
Born in California, Randy earned his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Arizona State University before coming to work for Inspired LED in 2014. He specializes in helping to design new products, analyzing safety features, gathering material data, and managing specification sheets for new product release. Randy is an avid gamer and a fan of anime, he also enjoys music, drawing, and cooking in his spare time. Randy@inspiredled.com
 
DanielDaniel Ramirez
Manufacturing Specialist
Daniel lived in San Bernardino, California as a kid before relocating to Phoenix with his family. He attended Camelback High School where he made many lasting memories, and developed his technical skills. As our Manufacturing Specialist, Daniel is responsible for product assembly, custom order fulfillment, inventory, shipping, receiving, and distribution. In his free time Daniel enjoys working on his car, listening to good music, spending time with friends, or enjoying one of his favorite foods, sushi. Daniel@inspiredled.com
 
PeterPeter Masters
Manufacturing Specialist
Peter was born and raised in Kalispell, Montana, but moved to Arizona with his family at a young age. He attended high school here in Phoenix where he developed an interest in computers and technology. In 2013, Peter joined Inspired LED as a technical manufacturing specialist, supporting our team through product assembly, custom order fulfillment, technical operations, and inventory. Peter is a gifted musician and composer who has been playing guitar and saxophone for over ten years, he also enjoys reading and writing in his spare time. Peter@inspiredled.com
 
JamJam White
Manufacturing Specialist
Jamerrino, or “Jam” is a native Arizonan, born on the Indian Reservation just a few hours north of Phoenix, though he has also spent time living in Colorado and New Mexico. He graduated from Holbrook High School in 2012 and came to the Valley on a football scholarship to MCC where he is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. As a member of Inspired LED’s manufacturing team, Jam assists with product assembly, custom orders, shipping, and receiving. When he is not at work, Jam enjoys hanging out with friends, playing sports, video games, or cards (in the hopes of winning some extra cash)! Jam@inspiredled.com