SERVPRO of South & West Spokane County Employee Photos

Steve Knight


Steve is the hands-on Owner of SERVPRO of South & West Spokane. With dozens of years involved in the Construction and Restoration industry, Steve's driving force is to provide high quality, honest service at a fair price. Steve still believes in small town values including honest and hard work after growing up in Colville, WA. Steve's passions include cycling, triathlons and hunting as well as spending time with his family - Steve is the proud father of 3 boys.

Jess Hockett

General Sales & Marketing Manager

Jess is the General Sales & Marketing Manager at SERVPRO of South & West Spokane. Jess has focused on the development and implementation of creative strategies to help businesses grow his entire career.

As General Sales & Marketing Manager at SERVPRO of South & West Spokane, Jess is responsible for developing, planning and implementing all sales, marketing & product development plans and activities as well as managing our Franchise's sales team. Additionally, Jess develops and grows relationships with industry professionals within the Spokane area.

Jess is the father of 2 active boys here is Spokane, WA. Jess' passions include spending time with his boys, baseball, classic cars, music and the outdoors.

Rachael Hoglin

Office Manager/File Audit Administrator

Rachael has been with SERVPRO since 1997 and has worn many hats in her time here.  Rachael holds multiple mitigation and restoration certifications including Certified Mold Professional, Lead Renovator, Restorative Drying 101 & 301 and she holds an IICRC Certification for Water Damage Restoration.  With her years of experience as a Fire Damage Crew Lead, as well as Estimator and Project Manager, Rachael brings a valuable and unique base of knowledge to our company.  

In her current role as Office Manager/File Audit Administrator here at SERVPRO, Rachael helps facilitate the relationship between our staff and the various insurance companies we work with.  The industry is constantly evolving and each company has a specific set of rules that we have to adhere to in order for the customers experience to go smoothly.  Rachael ensures that all the details are taken care of and our customers receive the best service possible.  

A lifelong resident of Spokane, Rachael enjoys spending time with her husband and her young daughter and can often be found cheering on her husbands' softball team.

The SERVPRO of South & West Spokane County Team

We are here 24/7 365 to take care of any kind of loss you may encounter: from Bio Hazard to Mold to Water and Fire.  We will work for you and take care of every detail - We Are ALWAYS Here to Help!

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Matt Butler

Construction Department Estimator

As the Construction Department Estimator for our SERVPRO franchises, Matt develops repair and rebuild estimates and communicates with customers and insurance adjusters the scope and expectations for repairs and rebuilds. Matt takes a hands-on approach to each job/project embracing large scale projects while also showing equal attention to smaller jobs.  Matt finds solutions to complicated problems no matter how unique the circumstances and he has worked in the restoration and construction industries for over 8 years. Matt succeeds at meeting deadlines and setting goals to expedite projects quickly and to IICRC and building and construction industry standards.

Matt is skilled in Xactimate and Xactware to scope projects and prepare estimates for insurance companies, as well as actively managing mitigation through to completion. Matt has and continues to build relationships with insurance professionals and is skilled at communicating and working with them to ensure timely approval of repair estimates while ensuring the scope of work will deliver complete restoration and repairs for the customer.  Matt communicates with property owners the expectations to build their structure back to its original form.

Matt is married, is a busy father to 3 girls, enjoys barbeque cooking, and has lived in the Spokane area for over 14 years.

Chandler Knight and John Slater working at a job site

Chandler Knight and John Slater

Our Mitigation Department Manager Chandler Knight (left) and Construction Department Manager John Slater hard at work on job site requiring significant restoration from water damage. These two professionals are experts in the latest techniques for repair and restoration of property in a wide variety of damage situations.

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Chris Janosek

Chris is our Job Lead/Lead Technician in our Mitigation Department. He's the first person on the scene when a customer experiences a loss. If you've had water damage in your home or business, you can breathe a sigh of relief when Chris is on the job. 

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Denise Newton

Denise is a Job Lead in our Contents/Personal Property Department. She is responsible for cataloging and restoration of personal items after a water damage or fire loss. She takes great pride in attention to the smallest details, making sure your valuable keepsakes get the care they deserve. 

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Nathan Bouldin

Nathan is Job Lead/Technician in our Mitigation Department. He uses his considerable skill and training to make sure your property is cleaned and dried after water or fire damage. 

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Jessica Sanders

Jessica is the Manager of our Contents/Personal Property Department. She oversees the process of cataloging, storage, cleaning and restoration of the many personal items involved in a water or fire damage loss. She makes certain those items receive the highest possible level of skilled attention so they can be "Like it never even happened".

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Craig Chamberlin

Craig Chamberlin is responsible for Public Relations and Community Outreach for all SERVPRO franchises serving the greater Spokane area. He will help establish and maintain lines of communication and relationships with Spokane business, government and media. 

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Ken Ferris

As a Project Manager, Ken manages production crews and jobs according to SERVPRO® and industry protocols. Ken assigns and coordinates jobs with crews, coordinates requirements for the job, completes job files, supervises production, and monitors jobs from start to finish. Ken provides and communicates scoping of services and job estimates while monitoring and following up on all assigned jobs ensuring customer needs are met. 

Helping others drives Ken in all aspects of his life. A true family man, Ken finds happiness by spending time with his wife and their two kids, a son and a daughter.