SERVPRO of Athens / Mineola / Palestine Employee Photos

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Katie Clarkston

Hi I am Katie Clarkston the Business Development Manager for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine.  I hold a bachelor's in business administration management.  I have been with SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine for 10 years. I spent six years as a Sales and Marketing Representative before moving into the Business Development Manager role. 

Outside of SERVPRO I am a wife to Skyler and mom to Braiden and Logan.  We spend most of our time on the baseball or soccer field. 

I hold the following certification from Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC): Water Restoration Technician, Osha 10.

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Kyle Roach

Kyle Roach is the Reconstruction Manager for SERVPRO of Athens, Mineola and Palestine. He comes to us with over 5 years experience in Construction Management and prior to that 3 years in Insurance Adjusting. 

Rachelle Ewart

Rachelle is a Commercial Sales and Marketing Rep for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine. She has over 25 years of experience in the commercial & residential construction industry,

"I take pride in the relationships that I've formed over those years. I continue to strive, thrive & grow new relationships everywhere I go & I focus hard on turning them all into "business partnerships" that will last a lifetime. I am a very hardworking, loyal, dependable, driven, focused & goal oriented, people person, who's "never met a stranger" so to speak. I'm truly looking forward to my new career with SERVPRO of Athes/Mineola/Palestine & so very grateful for the opportunity! So blessed to be able to continue working within the industry that I know & love best!"

-Rachelle Ewart

Matt Pearson

Matt Pearson is a SERVPRO Marketing Representative for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine. Matt has been with our SERVPRO family since November of 2015 and his favorite part of work is the opportunity to help people. 

Matt's hometown is Copperas Cove, TX but  currently resides in Whitehouse, TX with his wife Gina, their two daughters Abigail and Lillian and their 3 cats Callie, Chloe, and Chester. 

Matt's favorites include Football, Mexican Food, the color blue and the summer season. 

If Matt could meet one person dead or alive it would be Jesus Christ.

He holds the following certification from Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC): Water Restoration Technician.

Dillian Melton

Dillian Melton is a Crew Chief for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine. He holds the following certifications from the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC): Water Restoration Technician. 

Stormi Luce

Stormi Luce is a Crew Chief for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine.

Stormi has been with our SERVPRO family since November of 2015. She lives in Whitehouse, TX with her beautiful daughter Amiyah and her two fur babies Dogie and Daisy.

She likes sight seeing, outdoor activities and her favorites include volleyball, mexican food, the Spring season and color teal. 

Stormi's favorite aspect of her job is helping the community. 

She holds the following certifications from the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC): Water Restoration Technician and Fire and Smoke Restoration Technician. 

Herbert McMiller

Herbert McMiller is a Crew Chief for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine. Herbert has 10 years of experience in the restoration industry. 

Brandon Pearl

Brandon Pearl is a Crew Chief for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine.

One of Brandon's favorite things about working at SERVPRO is the opportunity to meet new people everyday. 

Brandon's home town is Trinidad, TX but currently resides in Tyler TX. In his free time you can find Brandon spending time with his son, Brayden. He loves to fish and is a self proclaimed "sports freak". When it comes to food he doesn't discriminate very often. He likes anything that tastes good and he thinks a lot of things taste good. 

Brandon's favorite color is blue and enjoys the Winter season the most. 

If Brandon could meet anyone dead or alive it would be the artist 2pac. 

Ben Kelley

Ben Kelley is a Senior Equipment Specialist Technician,  for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine. Ben has been with the SERVPRO family since June of 2015 and has 10 years of industry experience in his tool belt. 

When asked what Ben loves most about his work at SERVPRO he answered, " I find that there is something new to learn everyday. Professional restorers have to wear many different hats so we constantly have chances to learn about all sorts of related industries."

Ben currently lives in Tyler with an impressive collection of Neon Tetras and Painted Platties in his fish aquarium but his home town is St. Louis, MO. His hobbies include hiking, board games and aquascaping. 

Ben's favorites include the soccer, the Japanese dish Okonomiyaki, the color green and the season of summer.

If he could meet anyone dead or alive he would like to sit down with Dr. Hugo Eckener.

He holds the following certifications from the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC): Water Restoration Technician and Fire and Smoke Restoration Technician. Ben is also Esporta certified.

Lilian Lizalde

Lilian Lizalde is a Fire Technician for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine.  Lilian has been with our SERVPRO family since January of 2013 and her favorite thing about working for SERVPRO is the opportunity to help people when they have emergency's.

Lillian currently resides in Tyler, TX with her husband Luis, her children Chano, Luis and Kevin and her pet Roko. 

Lillian loves going to church and her favorites include Basketball, Seafood, the color white and the spring season. 

Lulu Ortega

Lourdes "Lulu" Ortega is a Fire Technician for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine.  She has been with the SERVPRO family since April of 2011 with an additional 5 years of experience before she joined the big green cleaning team. Lulu currently lives in Tyler, TX with her husband Horacio, two children, Jacinto and Isaac, Bentley the family Pitt-Bull and Chico her Bull Terrier. Lulu loves to spend time at church and her favorites include oatmeal, the color pink and the summer season. 

Her favorite part of working for SERVPRO is seeing the reaction of the customer when their house and property is back in order after a loss. 

If she could meet anyone dead or alive it would be her grandparents. 

Jimmy Scoggins

Jimmy is a Production Technician for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine.  Jimmy has been with SERVPRO for 1.5 years.

Jose Barroso

Jose is a Production Technician for SERVPRO of Athens/Mineola/Palestine.  Jose has been with SERVPRO for 10 years.  He holds the following certifications from the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC): Water Restoration Technician.