We value all of our employees and stress the value of good customer service. Everyone at A-1 Filters knows the importance of fast, friendly, and knowledgeable service and we strive to keep that alive in everything we do.


Chad Tubbs

born and raised in China, Texas. He graduated from Hardin Jefferson High school. He is currently studying Homeland Security at Lamar Institute of Technology in the hopes to join the police academy once he graduates. In his spare time, he enjoys playing disc golf, skim boarding, reading marvel comics, and playing PlayStation.


Derrick Kibodeaux

raised in China, Texas where he attended Hardin-Jefferson ISD and graduated in 2006. After high school, Derrick worked for A1 Filter Service while attending Lamar University.  He graduated in 2011 with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in marketing.   Derrick now lives in Beaumont, Texas.    He is a diehard Dallas Cowboys fan and likes to play golf.


Jeremy Tubbs

born and raised in China, Texas, a small town right outside of Beaumont. He is a graduate of Hardin Jefferson High School. He is currently studying Process Operating Technology an Associate degree at Lamar Institute of Technology and expected to graduate May 2014. He is a member of Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church located in China, Texas.   He enjoys spending time with friends and going to the beach. His favorite hobbies are playing basketball, golf and watching football all day on Sunday.


Mike Kibodeaux

proud owner of A1 Filters and is a native Texan, who was born in Beaumont and was raised in China, Texas.  He graduated Hardin-Jefferson high school and briefly attended LIT to become an architect.  Michael has four adult children and seven grandchildren.  He is also proud to say that A1 Filter Service Company was honored as one of three finalists for Beaumont Better Business Bureau’s Torch awards in early 2014.  Michael is a parish council member at the ‘Our Lady of Sorrows’ catholic church in China.  He also serves as a volunteer board member of the China, Texas Cemetery committee.   Michael loves to play golf and enjoys country and Cajun dancing.