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Meet The Team

Meet the Team

Jim Lutz, Owner, Master Plumber

Jim is the owner and Vice President of Lutz Plumbing. He started working in the family business in 1976, and took over as owner 10 years later. Jim is a certified Master Plumber and very passionate about our customers and running a honest, straight forward business to serve everyone fairly. Jim has a daughter, Amber, who is President of Lutz Plumbing. He lives with his partner, Mary, and they enjoy golfing, traveling and playing with grandchildren!


Amber Lutz Sewell, Owner

Amber has grown up around the business, but officially started her career at Lutz Plumbing in 2006 as a CSR and dispatcher. She graduated from the University of Kansas with a B.S.E. and spent a few years with a marketing firm coming to Lutz Plumbing. Over the years, her roles and responsibilities have grown into a position as President. Amber plans to take over the business after her father, Jim, retires and looks forward to celebrating Lutz Plumbing’s 100 year anniversary in 2020! Outside of the business, Amber enjoys spending time with her family, including her two children, Liam and Lucy.


Barbara Cionitti – CSR/Dispatch and Marketing

Barbara’s background, while not in the plumbing industry, has been concentrated in customer care. She is committed to helping our customers find the best solution to their problems and scheduling the right plumber for the job. Barbara lives in Olathe and teaches night classes at a local college. When she isn’t working she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.


Kevin Griffin, Master Plumber

Kevin has been with Lutz Plumbing since 1998 and before that was a plumber in Arizona after his time with the Air Force. He is a certified Master Plumber and his knowledge of the plumbing industry is among the best around. Kevin lives in north Kansas City, MO with his wife and two children. In his free time he enjoys fishing, hunting, racing and spending time with his family.


Bill Mutch, Journeyman

Bill is a journeyman licensed plumber who has been in the industry since 1990. He did take 10 years off of plumbing to serve in local law enforcement, but came back because of his passion for helping customers and seeing plumbing projects from start to finish. Bill is a Kansas City native, and in his free time, enjoys hunting, fishing and vacationing. His favorite travel destinations are the beach or mountains where he enjoys snowmobiling.


Brent Drabik, Master Plumber

Brent has been at Lutz Plumbing since 2011, but has been a plumber in the Kansas City area for 20+ years. He is a certified Master Plumber and very passionate about our customers and their plumbing needs. Brent lives in Grain Valley, MO and is married with three children. He enjoys his time as a member of the Knights of Columbus, bee keeping, hunting, and spending time with his family.


Scott Edmisten, Master Plumber

Scott is a former remodeling contractor with 30 years experience as a licensed Master Plumber. He was born in Colorado, but moved to Kansas City in 1993, where he started a family, with his wife, Sandy. Scott and Sandy live near Parkville and have two children, both in college. In his free time, Scott enjoys golfing and fishing.


Ricco, Apprentice

Ricco is a plumbing apprentice and currently a full time college student majoring in sports medicine. His hobbies are anything that deals with sports such as playing or watching football or basketball, hanging out with friends, or just relaxing playing video games. Ricco also likes drawing and writing poetry and is overall a very artistic person who sees the beauty of the world that we live in.


Scout

The newest member, Scout, is a Pomapoo. When she isn't out fixing clogged toilets, she loves to play chase and chew whatever is close by.