SERVPRO of Ames Employee Photos

Jeff Short

Jeff Short is the General Manager of SERVPRO of Ames. He has certifications from the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Certification  (IICRC) in water, mold and fire. He believes in honesty and hard work. His community involvements include the Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, and Mentor Iowa. He likes to spend time with his family, and enjoys youth sports coaching in baseball and football, loves fishing, and the outdoors. He is a supporter of Iowa State University athletics and the Chicago Cubs.

Don Stokesbarry

Don Stokesbarry is our Operations Manager at SERVPRO. He has almost twenty years of experience in restoration and over 25 years experience in cleaning. Don is certified with a journeymen status by the IICRC and working towards master status in applied structural drying, carpet and upholstery cleaning, carpet repair and reinstallation, water damage restoration, fire damage restoration, odor restoration, and mold remediation. In his past he was a certified EMT and firefighter. Don believes in hard work and being on time. He supports the Ames and Boone Chamber of Commerce. Don is the father of 10 children and in his free time he enjoys attending school events, golfing, football, and volunteer work with St. Jude's. 

Dennis McIntyre

Dennis McIntyre is a Crew Chief at SERVPRO of Ames. He is a certified by the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC)in Water Damage Restoration and specializes in paint and tile work. With several years of experience in general construction, remodeling, and design, Dennis believes in professionalism, hard work, and communication. In his spare time, he is involved in assisting at Food at First, gardening, playing guitar, and doing some acting. 

Caleb Brockrogge

Caleb Brockrogge is a Crew Member at SERVPRO of Ames. He takes great pride in his quality of workmanship. Originally from Geneseo, Illinois, Caleb is a Chicago Cub fan, enjoys fishing, and participating in church activities.

Lori Newhouse

Lori Newhouse is our Office Manager at SERVPRO of Ames. She has over ten years experience in office operations and customer service. She has spent time in the field as a SERVPRO Tech which gives her experience in water and fire restoration as well as demolition and reconstruction work. Lori believes in always staying positive and loves to cheer on the team at SERVPRO. Go Team Ames! In her free time she loves hanging out with her family, spending time playing with her dog, and doing DYI projects around the house. She is involved in youth sports and supports animal rehabilitation and rescue.

Elizabeth Orcutt-Kroeger

Elizabeth Orcutt-Kroeger is our Human Resources and Office Operations Specialist at SERVPRO of Ames. She has over 40 years work experience with a broad range of abilities, including human resources, budget management, office administration, and other duties as assigned. She also has a background in event planning and facilities management. Elizabeth appreciates the teamwork approach at SERVPRO. Her side job is helping elderly downsize their homes. A proud mother of two daughters, Elizabeth enjoys theatre, concerts, watching the Chicago Cubs and the Iowa State University Cyclones, participating in church choir, and spending time with family and friends.