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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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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Gary Vaughn

Crew Chief, 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.

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Kevin Watkins

Kevin Watkins is a Crew Chief for SERVPRO of Saline County / SERVPRO of Hot Springs. He is a former business owner in the reconstruction industry. His dedication to details and customer satisfaction drive his day to day work. In his spare time he likes to be at the lake fishing!

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Sayge Saylor

Sayge Saylor is a valued member of the SERVPRO of Saline County and SERVPRO of Hot Springs. Being able to help people in their time of need is one of the reasons Sayge joined the SERVPRO team.

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Alex Foster

Alex Foster joined the team at SERVPRO of Saline County and SERVPRO of Hot Springs team with a desire to learn and serve. His dedication to the work serves him well as he serves our customers.