Our Team

SoCal Airflow Pros is a veteran owned and operated heating and air conditioning company located in Mission Viejo, California. The organization was founded on a simple principle: provide the service we would like provided for ourselves.  This core ideal has built a reputation as honest, trusted, and true.  In an industry known for not always operating in the best interest of the customer, SoCal Airflow Pros is dedicated to proving world-class customer service, workmanship, and integrity as the recipe for success in every project and service provided. 


Cody Novini
President, CEO

Cody was born and raised in Orange County, California. He spent five years in the United States Marine Corps, serving two deployments to the Middle East.  After honorable discharged from the military, Cody began working for a top quality heating and air conditioning company. During full-time employment, Cody also earned his Bachelors degree attending night school. Years later, Cody launched SoCal Airflow Pros. His ambition is to provide industry leading service, repair, and replacement options for clients on any budget.

Jaime Torres
General Manager

Jaime is a former Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps having served three deployments. During his five years in the corps, he became a skilled aircraft diagnostic mechanic and valued leader. He received a letter of recognition from the Commanding officer of VMFA 232, recognizing his commitment and dedication during his term. Jaime continued to develop his mechanical experience in the mining industry for five years. In 2016, Jaime graduated from Grand Canyon University obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Applied Management. His mechanical abilities, leadership, and knowledge are key attributes that support his role as General Manager for SoCal Airflow Pros

Donny Hopkins
Install Liaison

2012 Orange County Citizen of the Year, Donny was responsible for apprehending a serial killer off the streets of OC.  One day, when he witnessed the perpetrator in action, Donny confronted the criminal and chased him on foot while calling 911 and providing their location to local police.  Law enforcement arrived soon after and arrested the killer, putting an end to the senseless violence.  Outside of serving as Orange County's Batman,  Donny spent years managing inventory, ordering supplies for projects, and ensuring efficient and timely completion of jobs within the HVAC industry.  Here with SoCal Airflow Pros, Donny offers invaluable insight and management of project equipment and supplies ensuring proper execution and efficiency on each project.

Tyler Best
Service Technician

Tyler Best is a Huntington Beach native.  He grew up locally and developed a career in residential and commercial construction.  While developing his craft, Tyler also spends his days playing guitar, traveling, and golfing.  He is an adrenaline junkie and food enthusiast.  In his spare time, Tyler plans out his upcoming global trips around the world and develops plans for his next journey.

Martin Turner
Service Technician

Martin Turner re-joined our team in 2019. He's a dedicated father and skilled HVAC Technician with over a decade of HVAC diagnostic, service and repair experience. After 5 years away from the industry, he has returned with a passion for customer service and customer satisfaction.

Chad Morris

Chad grew up in Orange County, California.  From a young age, he and Cody Novini became close friends while growing up in the same neighborhood.  Chad worked for many years as a manager for Home Depot before joining his longtime friend working in the HVAC industry.  Chad loves to play practical jokes on team members and brings levity to the organization.

Robert Simental
Lead Installer

Robert enjoys hiking out doors and working out regularly.  His greatest pleasure is showing up the younger guys on a daily basis.  For over 17 years, Robert has been working within the HVAC industry starting out performing new construction jobs before focusing entirely on residential installations.  He quickly moved up to lead installer from apprentice while working in the Temecula area.  At SoCal Airflow Pros Robert is the most senior lead installer and is often consulted on challenging projects.

Brandon Morris

Brandon was introduced to the HVAC industry by his brother and now coworker, Chad.  While working with SoCal Airflow Pros, Brandon quickly picked up the trade and was trained by ducting specialist, David.  He now operates independently and seamlessly adopted the culture within the company.  Brandon is a facial hair enthusiast and enjoys sporting retro handlebar mustaches.

David Aldama
Ducting Specialist

David began at a young age framing construction with his father. In 2007, he entered the HVAC industry where he began as a metal fabricator.  Soon after, he moved on to become an equipment installer where he quickly excelled beyond his peers. David now servers as a senior installer and consultant for duct modification in residential and commercial application for SoCal Airflow Pros.  David is a dedicated family man and is also an avid fisherman.

Alberto Valle

Alberto is a United States Army veteran having spent 8 years in the military from 2000-2008.  He served as part of the Army infantry and was deployed in Iraq from 2003-2004.  His participation in deployment included the raid which lead to Saddam Hussein's capture.  In 2014 Alberto entered the HVAC industry and has continued developing his skills in the trade ever since.  His free time is spent with his family and enjoying the outdoors.

Chris Navarro 
Install Lead

Chris has been installing within the HVAC industry for over 8 years and is an expert in electronics.  His diagnostic training is held with high regard and is a tremendous asset for the company.  Chris is very detail oriented and is a perfectionist when installing new systems.  He also provides nearly all of the custom sheet metal work for SoCal Airflow Pros.  In his spare time, Chris is a father and a video game enthusiast.

Mike Ybarra
Install Lead

Mike has been working within the HVAC industry for over 14 years.  His uncle first introduced him into the trade at a young age.  Mike quickly developed the mindset of conducting himself as a professional provider of solutions to technical problems, identifying issues and offering his expertise to resolve the issue.  He is ambitious about his work and takes pride in solving problems for his clients.  Mike's hobbies including cooking, barbecuing, and physical fitness.  He has been married for over 4 years with two stepchildren.  Favorite quote: "You haven't failed unless you fail to try."

Becky Rodieck
Service Liaison

Becky was born and raised in Orange County, California.  She is a single mom of two girls.  Becky joined our team this year and has quickly adapted to the industry and the needs of our customers. She enjoys the river, camping, snowboarding, and doing crossfit.



29816 Avenida De Las Banderas

Rancho Santa Margarita,

CA 92688

License # 1010956

Orange Location

1100 Town and Country Road

Suite 1250

Orange, CA 92868

Hours of operation: 24/7

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