Earl & Edith Clarke - Owners of SERVPRO of Charlottesville
Earl & Edith Clarke are the owners of both SERVPRO of Charlottesville and SERVPRO of Lynchburg/ Bedford & Campbell Counties. In addition to owning and managing 2 franchises, Earl and Edith have their hands full with 5 daughters and 3 grandchildren.
Special Award for Earl Clarke - Owner of SERVPRO of Charlottesville
Earl Clarke - Owner of both SERVPRO of Charlottesville and SERVPRO of Lynchburg/ Bedford & Campbell Counties is recognized as a Master Textile Cleaner for all of his certifications listed below:
Journeyman Fire & Smoke Restorer
Fire & Smoke Restoration
Journeyman Textile Cleaner
Carpet Repair & Reinstallation
Applied Structural Drying
Journeyman Water Restorer
Upholstery & Fabric Cleaning
Master Textile cleaner
Water Damage Restoration
Ryan Mitchell - Production Manager
Ryan Mitchell is a Production Manager here at SERVPRO of Charlottesville. He joined our Charlottesville crew on October 24th of 2016 having no experience in our industry. Since then Ryan has quickly grasped the knowledge of the industry through hands on training as well as outsourced training (corporate and IICRC). Ryan enjoys being able to provide comfort for customers who have been affected by a loss and we always receive compliments from our customers about how great of a communicator Ryan is throughout the entire process.
In just a years worth of time working for SERVPRO of Charlottesville, Ryan has undergone quite a bit of training. Our Employee Certification Training Program (ECTP) being part of that.
Ryan Mitchell - EPA Certified Renovator
On the 5th of October 2017, Ryan Mitchell attended a Lead Renovation class here in Charlottesville. The class was followed by an exam of which he scored 100% and is now an EPA Certified Renovator!
Larry Burton - Crew Chief
Larry Burton is a Crew Chief here at SERVPRO of Charlottesville. He has been in the Fire & Water Restoration Industry for 13 years and has been a great resource for newbies. During his 13 years, Larry, has aided in the restoring/repairing of homes and businesses after major catastrophes such as Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Sandy, flooding in Wisconsin, and even a wide spread fire in California.
Larry Burton - IICRC Certified
Larry Burton has received certifications according to IICRC standards of training in the following:
Water Damage Restoration
Fire & Smoke Restoration
and he will soon be on his way to our corporate office to receive additional training to be certified for IICRC ASD (Applied Structure Drying)
Larry has also completed all four of our Employee Certification Training Program (ECTP), Crew Training, Water Restoration, Fire Damage Restoration, and Carpet Cleaning.
Larry Burton - ECTP
Have we mentioned that Larry is a wealth of knowledge for our restoration services? In correlation with his many years of hand on experience, Larry also has the certifications to back it up. This certification is given by our corporate office after undergoing 4 test. Each of these test have a different focus. The 1st being Crew Training, the 2nd Fire Cleanup, the 3rd Water Restoration, and the 4th Carpet Cleaning.
Larry Burton - EPA Certified Renovator
As of 11/21/2017 Larry Burton, in addition to all of his other certifications, is now EPA Certified! Great job Larry! Keep up the good work continuing your wealth of knowledge in our industry!
Mike Fincannon - Crew Chief
Mike Fincannon is a Crew Chief her at SERVPRO of Charlottesville. He joined our team in September of 2017. Though Mike is new to our franchise, he brings a wealth of Fire & Water Restoration knowledge as he previously worked at another SERVPRO franchise for 5 years and transferred to our franchise upon moving to Charlottesville. Mike takes pride in his work and we are excited to have Mike on our team!
Even though Mike has only been with our franchise for a short period of time, his background in SERVPRO has allowed him to quickly complete his Employee Certification Training Program and receive his Certificate.
Joe Mara - Technician
Joe Mara is a Technician here at SERVPRO of Charlottesville. He has been in the Carpet Cleaning Industry for 35 years and joined our Charlottesville crew on July 2nd of 2015. Along with Joe's wealth of knowledge that he enjoys sharing with his co-workers, he is also a jokester providing comedy on a regular basis.
Joe Mara - IICRC Certified
Joe is certified by IICRC for Water Damage Restoration. By completing this course, Joe has received the necessary training to be able to properly remediate a home that has been affected by water. When becoming certified by IICRC, you also pledge to perform those services with skill, honest, and integrity in order to provide the consumer with the highest degree of professionalism possible.
Joe Mara - ECTP
Prior to our team members being eligible to be sent for IICRC training, they must first complete our Employee Certification Training Program (ECTP) designed by our corporate office. This training program consists of 4 sections each followed by a test to be certified. As you can see, Joe has successfully completed all four!
Ashley Harrington - Technician
Ashley joined our team on April 10th of 2017. In only a short time of being with us, she was quick to volunteer in traveling to West Virginia to assist another franchise with a large loss.
We love that Ashley always has a smile on her face and a willingness to do whatever is asked!
Bryan Hoerman - Technician
Bryan joined our team on May 2nd of 2018. In the short amount of time that he has been with us, Bryan has already brought new ideas to our inventory system as well as additional safety features.
In regards to training, he has already completed his Crew Training and Water Restoration ECTP and is currently working on his Fire Restoration ECTP. Bryan is very goal driven and was intrigued on joining our team after hearing about all of the Certifications that can be earned as a Fire & Water Restoration Technician. He aims to earn them all! Outside of working at SERVPRO, Bryan is also a firefighter at the Seminole Trail Volunteer Fire Department.
Krystina Mitchell - Office Manager
Krystina is our Office Manager here at SERVPRO of Charlottesville. Prior to joining our team on June 1st of 2015, she worked at SERVPRO of Lynchburg as a technician for 5 years. Having both office and production experience with SERVPRO has helped her in keeping the two running together smoothly.
Krystina Mitchell - IICRC Certified
During Krystina's time working as a technician for SERVPRO of Lynchburg she became IICRC Water Restoration Certified along with successfully completing all 4 ECTP's (Employee Certification Training Progam) Crew, Water, Fire, and Carpet Cleaning and Subrogation.
Krystina Mitchell - ECTP Certified
Krystina Mitchell has successfully completed our corporate office's Employee Certification Training Program (ECTP's) for the following:
Crew Training Course
Carpet & Upholstery Certification
These training courses are a great way to set a good foundation of the services that we provide for our customers and they are a prerequisite for any of our team members prior to being sent for IICRC Certifications.
Amy Yates - Accounting & HR Admin
Amy is our Accounting & HR Administrator here at SERVPRO of Charlottesville and has been with us since June 1st of 2015. Her willingness to do whatever is necessary, regardless of it being in her job title, along with taking ownership of what she does makes her an exceptionally valuable member of our team.
Sharon Suggs - Job File Coordinator
Sharon is our newest office member here at SERVPRO of Charlottesville. In addition to her role of being our first official Job File Coordinator, Sharon is also our excel guru. Though she is new to the restoration industry, she is picking her role up quite rapidly and she has been a great addition to our team!
Koa - Office Puppy
Meet Koa, our office puppy.
Koa is a Bernedoodle which is a mix between a Bernese Mountain Dog and a Poodle. He brings a lot of joy and laughter to our office and loves to greet people. Stop by if you want to meet him in person (pictures just do not compare to how adorable he is in person). He will also make an appearance at events!
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