Our Certified Technicians

Dr. Chem-Dry’s certified technicians are the best in the business.  They each share a passion for connecting with our customers and helping to create healthy and happy homes.  We’re glad to share with you a little about who we are.

Gerald-Cook

Gerald Cook

Job Title: President

How long have your been cleaning carpets professionally?
Since 1980.

Why have you chosen this career?
I enjoy people and enjoy working with them in helping to solve problems in their homes and places of business. Our mission is to evaluate, make recommendations and provide remedies to render living and working quarters safer and healthier to occupy. Our greatest asset is our team of employees. Our success I founded on sound business advice: Hire people you can trust, empower them and get out of their way. We believe people rise to the occasion if you simply believe in them. We have genuine concern for all of our team members.

Tell us something about yourself and/or interests.
I enjoy people and enjoy working with them in helping to solve problems in their homes and places of business. Our mission is to evaluate, make recommendations and provide remedies to render living and working quarters safer and healthier to occupy. Our greatest asset is our team of employees. Our success I founded on sound business advice: Hire people you can trust, empower them and get out of their way. We believe people rise to the occasion if you simply believe in them. We have genuine concern for all of our team members.

What are your certifications?

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
  • CRI – Carpet and Rug Institute member
  • AIAQ Counsel Member
  • CMRS certified mold remediation supervisor
  • AS RDC K­05 License holder for demolition projects
  • AIAQ counsel certification board member

 

Jordan-Cook

Jordan Cook

Job Title: Vice President

How long have your been cleaning carpets professionally?
Since October 13, 1978.

Why have you chosen this career?
I enjoy helping people by keeping their homes and businesses cleaner and healthier.

Tell us something about yourself and/or interests.
I started the business when I was 21­ years ­old and I was a ‘one man’ show. I asked my brother to join me in 1980. We’ve been partners ever since. My family is most important to me and I’m very grateful to have my son and daughters helping me in the business.


 

Jorel-Cook

Jorel Cook

Job Title: Operations Manager

How long have your been cleaning carpets professionally?
Since 1999.

Why have you chosen this career?
I like servicing clients and helping them remedy a problem they are unable to solve themselves.

Tell us something about yourself and/or interests.
I enjoy camping with my family and friends, dirt biking, snowboarding, sports and dancing.

What are your certifications?

  • IICRC
  • Carpet Cleaning
  • Stone, tile and masonry cleaning
  • WRT (Water Restoration Technician)
  • ASD (Applied Structural Drying)
  • 5 Star Chem­Dry Certification.
  • Fire & Smoke Restoration
  • Chem­Dry ­ 5 Star Master Technician
  • IOT – Mold Remediation Technician

 

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Traci Sumner

Job Title: Office Manager

How long have your been cleaning carpets professionally? 5 years.

Why have you chosen this career? It is a career I can get into – to put myself in the customer’s shoes and relate to them, which makes them relax a bit.

Tell us something about yourself and/or interests. I am a native of Arizona and have lived here my entire life. I love dogs and horses and prefer living in a smaller town versus the big city. I have 2 boys, my youngest is in the USAF and my oldest is a medical assistant.

What are your certifications?

  • Associates Degree in Business Management
  • Customer service representative
  • Chem­Dry University

 


Justin-Brown

Justin Brown

Job Title: Team Leader

How long have your been cleaning carpets professionally? This is my first job. I have been here over 6 years.

Why have you chosen this career?
I find this career very full­filling. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed helping my clients solve issues or problems they have with their carpets.
Tell us something about yourself and/or interests. I am somewhat of a perfectionist, and I always like to do the best job I possibly can. I’m a very hard worker, and I’m responsible.

What are your certifications?
Chem­Dry ­ 5 Star Master Technician