Chris, originally from Ohio, and Shelley, originally from Florida, are the owners of First Restoration Services. Still very active in everyday operations, they have both built a company together that continues to strive year in and year out. First Restoration Services started as only an emergency services company and now FRS is a licensed general contractor completing rebuilds after fires and home remodeling. FRS also specializes in cleaning for the insurance industry by cleaning your contents, and home or business and are now involved in the home cleaning business. With Chris and Shelley’s values instilled into the everyday work FRS does, this has allowed the company to strive and be successful. FRS wouldn’t be FRS without Chris and Shelley.
Shawn runs the day to day operations at First Restoration Services as the General Manager. Shawn is also a licensed General Contractor and pivotal to our construction side of the business.
Kelly is originally from Winston Salem, and she helps keep everything in the office running smoothly. She manages a lot, including but not limited to; accounting, accounts receivables, accounts payable, expenses, and our front office receptionist.
James manages all construction jobs south of Buncombe County. Everything from estimating, organizing subs, communicating with homeowners, property managers, insurance adjusters and more.
Dawson is originally from Michigan and is the emergency services manager. He is the one responsible for all restoration technicians and turning your disaster into the best possible experience considering the circumstances and getting you back into your home or business.
Carmelo is originally from New York and has worked for a national restoration company managing large loss multimillion-dollar reconstruction projects. Carmelo manages all construction jobs in Buncombe, Madison, and Haywood Counties.
Kristy is our office receptionist and handles all incoming calls. She also assist the emergency, repairs and marketing department in a number of different daily task that is crucial to the day to day of FRS. Kristy is a graduate of the University of South Carolina.
Jeff is originally from New England and is an avid sports fan. He received his Marketing degree from Plymouth State University and moved to Asheville 8 years ago. Jeff oversees all marketing efforts for First Restoration Services.
Maria is our marketing representatives catering specifically to insurance agents, plumbers, commercial properties, fire departments and the home builders community. Maria’s role is to make sure everyone in her markets is happy and getting all the necessary information they need before/during/after our projects we complete for them.