SERVPRO of Gaylord & Cheboygan Employee Photos

Douglas Bailey

Owner of SERVPRO of Gaylord & Cheboygan since 1999, and becoming sole owner in 2005. Doug’s experience in the industry started with him working for Frankenmuth Mutual Insurance for 8 years as a Senior Adjuster, AIC, then co-owner of SERVPRO of Saginaw from 1998-2004, which is recognized as the Extreme Team. In 2009, Doug opened the SERVPRO of the Upper Peninsula in Ishpeming, which he recently sold in 2014. Doug received his business degree from Northwood University, carries a builder’s license, is certified through the IICRC as a Water Damage Restoration Technician, has taken Mold Remediation Training through Consultants Restoration, and Applied Structural Drying Certification. He and his wife Becky reside in Cheboygan.

Jamie Hicks

Jamie joined SERVPRO in 2002 as a Project Manager. He is an 11 year Veteran of the United States Air Force, and is a graduate of Lake Superior State University. After graduating college Jamie was employed as a Senior Claims Adjuster for State Farm Insurance for 3 years. Jamie has been an asset to this company with his adjusting experience and construction background. He has several certifications that include Water Restoration Technician through the IICRC, Applied Structural Drying Technician, and Mold Remediation Contractor through MICRO. Jamie and his wife Michelle reside in Gaylord.

Shawn Lupton

Shawn started with SERVPRO in 2002 as Office Support Staff writing estimates and managing direct referral accounts. She was promoted to Office Manager, Marketing Representative and worked her way into Project Management. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Management with a minor in Marketing from Saginaw Valley State University. Her certifications include: Water Damage Restoration Technician through the IICRC. Applied Structural Drying Tech, Applied Microbial Remediation, Fire & Smoke Remediation, Odor Control, & Trauma Scene Clean Up. Shawn has a daughter and resides in Gaylord with her fiancé Mark and their two dogs.

Tim Lawes

Born and raised in Northern Michigan, Tim grew up on the shores of Lake Huron in Rogers City. After high school, working for 4 years on the Great Lakes Freighter’s and made his career change at age 22 to the construction field. In 1998 he became a licensed Residential Builder and opened his own construction company for over 16 years. Tim became part of the SERVPRO team in 2014 as a Project Manager. He has retained his builder’s license, and is certified in Water Damage Restoration as well as Applied Microbial Remediation. He and his wife, Tonia are blessed to have 2 daughters, Breanna and Devan as well as a son Mason. In their free time they enjoy camping, fishing, boating, and just getting together as a family to cookout and play games.

Leanna Suchey

Leanna started her Marketing career with SERVPRO in June of 2004 after working in the Insurance Industry for over 5 years. Leanna holds her Property and Casualty Insurance License which helps her build great concrete relationships with Insurance Agents and other Industry contacts. Leanna has her Water Restoration Certification through the IICRC and is passionate about representing and being a part of the SERVPRO team. She has 3 boys and a husband that keep her busy with sports activities, snowmobiling and playing on all of our awesome lakes when not at work!

Team Photo

SERVPRO of Gaylord & Cheboygan Team Photo

This is our SERVPRO team that works hard everyday to help make it "Like it never even happened." and help restore your home and business.

Josh Bailey- Project Manager

Josh Bailey

Josh joined our team in September of 2016 as part of our Marketing Department and is now working as a Project Manager.  Josh graduated from Northwood University in 2016 with a degree in Business Management and has his Water Damage Restoration Certification through the IICRC.  He is continuing to further his knowledge and expertise in the restoration industry.  In his free time, Josh enjoys fishing and hunting in the great outdoors of Northern Michigan.

Amber Farley- Project Manager

Amber Farley

Amber brings to our team over 10 years experience in the restoration industry.  Her expertise in the industry started with a hands on position working in the field as a Crew Leader and is now part of the Project Management team specializing in water mitigation, fire and smoke cleanup and deodorization and mold remediation.  Amber has her Water Damage Restoration, Fire & Smoke Restoration, Odor Control, Applied Microbial Remediation and her Biohazard Trauma Scene Cleanup Certifications. 

Amber loves spending time with her family including her nieces and nephews and loves the outdoors!

Dan Preston- Project Manager

Dan Preston

Dan brings over 10 years of Commercial Facility Maintenance and Construction experience to SERVPRO’s team of Project Managers since 2015. Dan holds multiple certifications from Applied Structural Drying, Commercial Drying Specialist and Applied Microbial Remediation. Dan focus’ on all aspects of the restoration from the initial mitigation to full building reconstruction. In his time off you can find Dan, his wife and 2 children in Cheboygan immersed in Northern Michigan’s great outdoors from the water to the snow.