SERVPRO of Punta Gorda Employee Photos

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Howard Guard, General Manager

Howard has been in Sales and Management for large and small companies for almost 40 years. Values that drive Howard are Honesty, Integrity, Transparency, People Development and Success. His favorite thing about his job is the team that SERVPRO has assembled and their development within their roles. He also likes the challenge his job brings to his career experience and skill sets. When not working, Howard enjoys listening to music and watching movies. He gives of his time coaching youth baseball players, helping them get to the college or professional level. He also heads a non-profit that raises money for The Miracle League of Manasota and the American Cancer Society.

Howard’s favorite quote is: “If you want to be successful, find someone who has been where you want to be. Ask them a lot of questions, then shut up and listen!”

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Alex Smith, Construction Manager

Alex joined the SERVPRO team in August 2021 as Construction Manager, bringing 10 years of residential construction experience and 3 years of storm restoration project management experience to the team. Alex’s favorite thing about his job is being able to work in the construction industry while also incorporating leadership into his role. He loves being part of the SERVPRO brand. The atmosphere in this company is like a big family. Everyone truly cares about their coworkers and all of our customers.  Integrity and character are very important to Alex. Character to him is not only knowing right from wrong, but also going out of your way to do the right thing, especially if no one is looking. In a position of leadership, it is important to lead with your actions because someone is always looking up to you. When he’s not working, Alex enjoys spending time with his wife and kids and going to their sporting events. He also loves to golf and fish.

Alex’s favorite quote is “There are no road blocks in the “extra mile”

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Mike Wrenn, Sales & Marketing Manager

Mike has an extensive background in sales and his main goal is his role is to represent the SERVPRO name for our franchise and cultivate relationships with the community. His favorite part of working for SERVPRO is being able to help people during a disaster and hopefully making a traumatic event in their life a little easier. When he’s not working, Mike enjoys golfing, hanging out with friends and family, and gives back to his community coaching baseball and helping athletes move to the next part of their life’s journey.

Mike’s favorite quote is “The harder you work, the luckier you’ll get!”

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Sean MIllette, Production Manager

Sean has been in the remediation industry since 2004 and with SERVPRO since 2014. Sean’s favorite part of his job is the traveling and variety of job and locations that he comes across in helping our customers. The values that drive him are honesty and integrity. When he is not working, Sean enjoys scuba diving and MMA. He has frequently volunteered with the Ronald McDonald House Charities, which provides nearby accommodations to parents whose children are in the hospital.

Sean’s favorite quote is “Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Gilberto Castillo, Crew Chief

Gilberto started his career in restoration in 2004. Once he became employed at SERVPRO, he knew he was working for the best in the business! Gilberto is IICRC (Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification) Certified in water, fire, mold and odor. If he could create his own job title it would be “Mr. Got It Done” He loves working for SERVPRO because the atmosphere is very low-key and team shares information and experiences to help each other in their work. When not working, Gilberto enjoys spending time with his family and giving back to his church, Soul Seed Ministries.

Gilberto’s Favorite Quote is “Let’s Roll!”

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Daniel Line, Crew Chief

Daniel has lived in Cape Coral since 2005 and is a graduate of Cape Coral High School. If he could create his own job title it would be “Mr. Multi Tool” Daniel’s favorite part about his job is being able to respond to a homeowner in their time of need and using his expertise to help make sure the restoration process is completed accurately. He loves working for SERVPRO because the entire team is driven and team-oriented. Daniel is a confident, honest and hardworking individual whose success motivated and family-oriented. When he’s not working, he’s a devoted father to his 3-year-old son, and creating memories with his son is what he enjoys most.

Daniel’s Favorite Quote is “All Family, No Friends”