Manuel Silva, General Manager
Manuel Silva started his employment at Don Temple Storage as a temporary employee in March 2008. He worked directly with founder Don Temple on a daily basis at the main facility. Due to Mr. Silva’s excellent work ethic and dependability, Mr. Temple made him a full-time employee within a year and prior to Mr. Temple’s passing Manuel was promoted to supervisor. Under the direction of Sumer Temple, Manuel serves as general manager and oversees the management of the Don Temple Storage facilities and the Temple Center. He is dedicated to bringing the best customer service to Don Temple Enterprises and represents the firm as a member of the Executives Association of Long Beach. In July 2018 Don Temple Storage observed its 50th anniversary as the first self-storage facility to open in Southern California..
Maqueime “Mac” Ramos, Facility Engineer
Mr. Ramos started with the Don Temple Enterprises on March 2006. He is the most senior employee with a high level of expertise in construction, electrical, plumbing, and project development. If you need something done or planned out for facilities, give it to Mac and consider it done. Mr. Ramos is responsible for the upkeep and modifications of the Don Temple storage facilities, Temple Center and other buildings within Temple Enterprises.
Ms. Dyer started as a temporary employee at Don Temple Storage more than five years ago. From day one the Temples treated her like family, for which she is very grateful. Wanda says that her day-to-day duties keep her busy. She enjoys working with the customers and the management, plus having a flexible schedule. She was born in Florida and raised in Long Beach, is the mother of three sons and has three grandchildren. She loves computer games and spending time with her grandkids.
In 2017, after more than 30 years as an Engineering, HR and Executive Assistant, Melanie decided it was time for a change and joined the Don Temple Storage family. Working at the Long Beach U-Store & Lock facility, Melanie really enjoys helping our customers and doing what is needed around the facility to keep it looking nice & running smoothly. A native Southern Californian, Melanie enjoys hanging out at her OC home playing with her pups, working in her yard and spending time with her family.