SERVPRO of Saline County and SERVPRO of Hot Springs Employee Photos

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Dustin Blankenship

Dustin Blankenship is the General Manager of SERVPRO Saline County and SERVPRO of Hot Springs.  Since attending college at UCA in Conway, he has lived in the Central Arkansas area.    After spending the last 20+ years in multiple retail management positions, he is looking forward to helping clients in their time of need in and around Saline county. 

Dustin lives in Benton with his wife Jill, and sons Cole, Connor and Crosby.  

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Ed Carpenter

Ed joins SERVPRO of Saline County and SERVPRO of Hot Springs with a little over 3 years of experience in the mitigation industry. Working in another SERVPRO franchise and a specialty electronics restoration company during that time allows Ed to bring industry specific experience in meeting the needs of customers in the areas we serve. Ed also brings 20+ years of customer service, leadership, training, sales and marketing experience in growing sales teams to meet and exceed personal, team and company growth goals. As the Sales and Marketing Manager he is here to work with the team and the communities they serve in making it “Like it never even happened.”

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Carla Minchew

Carla is a life-long resident in Saline County and graduated from Bryant High School. She is an accomplished “grill master” and has been known to even grill in the rain. She enjoys everything she has accomplished in life and is excited to be part of the SERVPRO team in the role of Crew Chief and being of service to those who are in need.

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Matthew (Matt) Crawford

Matt has a strong faith-based upbringing and it is from that where his desire to serve others comes from Joining TEAM SERVPRO allows him to serve others every day. When not working he enjoys being outdoors and spending time with family.

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Steve Jackson

Having gone through a water loss devastation himself, Steve Jackson brings empathy and experience to SERVPRO of Saline County and SERVPRO of Hot Springs. He also brings 25 plus years experience in Sales and Marketing, a couple of those with a SERVPRO franchise in Texas. His desire and ability to create long term relationships makes Steve a welcome addition to our SERVPRO family.   

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David Hayes

David grew up as an Army brat and developed a sense of putting other people first, such as his family and friends. This makes him fit right in with the SERVPRO family. He enjoys drawing, listening and composing music, camping and gaming.

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Gary Vaughn

Gary Vaughn grew up in Northeast Arkansas and has lived in the Hot Springs area since 2010. He is ready to use his past experiences in sales, marketing and remodel construction to serve SERVPRO customers in Saline County and the Hot Springs area.