SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties Employee Photos

Chris Nelson

Chris came to SERVPRO with experience in the industry as well as a construction background. He is ready for any disaster. Chris is the Production Manager/Estimator for SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties.  He has 11 years restoration experience with 6 plus years of residential construction and has been with us for 8 plus years.  Chris is IICRC Certified in Water Damage, Fire Damage, and Applied Microbial Remediation.  He is also Succesful Subrogation I certified, Trauma Scene Cleanup-RSA certified, Commercial large Loss Training, and has completed ECTP Training Program, including water, fire, carpet and upholstery, and crew certified.

Chris is a hard worker and enjoys hunting and fishing and is also part of the local fire department.

Matt Rydel

Matt Rydel is Production Manager at SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, & Rusk Counties. He came on board with us in June 2014. He is a great asset to the team with his extensive background in painting. Matt is a guy that is able to get anything done with the here to help attitude. Matt is IICRC in WRT Water Restoration Technician, Applied Microbial Remediation, also Fire and Smoke Restoration. Matt is also committed to our Employee Crew Training Course Program and certified in the Crew Training as well as Water Damage Restoration.

Matt has been a member of Boyceville Fire Department for 10 years and enjoys being outdoors, including hunting, trapping, and cutting wood.

Beth Novtoney

Beth Novotney has been in office at SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, & Rusk Counties for nearing 3 years. She does our estimates for customers using Exatimate 28 and is highly knowledgeable in this, she is extremely caring and has compassion to handle our customers at the time of need. She is crew trained, also in water restoration and fire.  Beth has 2 grown children that her everything and does as much as possible outdoors with them.

Jake Erickson

Jake Erickson has 3 years prior experience in the restoration business before coming to SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, & Rusk Counties.  He is trained and certified in duct cleaning, carpet cleaning, and water mitigation.  Jake has been with us for 2 years, and in his spare time enjoys hunting and fishing. He is a graduate of Boyceville, although soft spoken he is a excellent hard worker.  Jake is truly a asset to our team with his eagerness to help anyone in the time of need. 

Troy Kuhn

Troy Kuhn is the Office Manager at SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, & Rusk Counties. He has been with SERVPRO for nearing 2 years. Troy comes to SERVPRO with an extensive amount of years with a large corporation which allows for him to be a strong asset to our team as we continue to grow and develop office processes, and his UWEC Degree in Administration Management helps him achieve this. Troy has been married to his wife Heather for 26 years and they share two children Jordan and Morgan.  Troy raises a large garden every year and he has coached varsity boys and girls basketball for 20 years in Boyceville.  Troy enjoys anything sports and also going up north to his cabin.

He is also crew trained, and water, fire, carpet & upholstery and commercial certified.

Deb Mittlestadt

Deb has been with SERVPRO for 3 years, and does a wonderful job as our Office Assistant at SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, & Rusk Counties.  She is a great asset to our team as she helps with whatever project needs to be completed.  Deb has come from large amount of experience in customer service.  Deb is WTR certified and crew trained as well.  She enjoys spending time with family, especially her 5 grandchildren.  She loves her horses and dogs, and also enjoys crafting, sewing, cooking and baking.

James Kannegiesser

James is a Production Technician/Crew Lead at SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn & Rusk Counties. He also has been with SERVPRO of Hayward for over 1 1/2 years.  He is a young man that was determined to get into the workforce right after graduation.  James has completed the SERVPRO Employee Crew Training Course along with the SERVPRO carpet cleaning, and water damage technician courses.  He is IICRC Certified for Carpet Cleaning and Water Damage.  When he is not working at SERVPRO he enjoys working on his race car and getting to race on the weekends.  James also enjoys hunting. 

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Breanna Anderson

Breanna is the Marketing Manager at SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn, & Rusk Counties.  She is involved in the local Saddle Club and is on the equestrian drill team as she spends most of her time with her horses, dogs, fiancé and family.  She is very outgoing and will bring much conversation to the area clients.    Please say hi to her as you see her out in the field.

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Mary Jo Novotney (MJ)

Mary Jo started with SERVPRO in September of 2020. She was in the United States Air Force for 21 years. When you see her around, please thank her for her service!

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Michael Hartung

Mike is a Technician at SERVPRO of Barron Dunn and Rusk counties. He came to us with 4-6 years of restoration experience. Mike is also IICRC certified in water, carpet, upholstery, fire, and smoke. In Mike's free time he also volunteers for the local fire department. Please say hello to him when you see him out in the field.