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Disaster Blaster Offices
Gary Lyons

Gary has been working in the Indoor Environmental and Mitigation / Property Restoration Industry in one capacity or another for over thirty five years and has served as Disaster Blaster's General Manager since 2009. Previous to that Gary was President / CEO for another Mitigation / Property Restoration company for 10 years and before that worked in the Insurance Industry as a Claims Representative and later a Claims Manager handling Mitigation and Property Restoration claims for 22 years. Gary has a BA in Business Management from Malone College. He also holds a Pennsylvania State license in Radon Mitigation and various IICRC Industry Certifications. An active member of the community, Gary is very proud to be a member of The Rotary Club of the Abingtons and a current member of their Board of Directors. Gary lives with his wife in Nicholson, PA and has two grown children. Gary enjoys traveling and spending time with his family. His hobbies include reading, watching movies, boating, and snow shoeing.

Disaster Blaster Offices
Matthew Lyons

Matthew grew up working in the Mitigation / Property Restoration industry. He started working in our industry at the age of 14 and has worked in various capacities for more than 20 years. Most recently, Matthew has handled the IT needs of Disaster Blaster, from custom application development and web design, to network administration. He is licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in Asbestos Abatement and has completed certification training in Meth Lab Remediation. Matthew also has obtained various IICRC Mitigation / Environmental Industry Certifications and IT Industry Certifications. Matthew runs Disaster Blaster's humanitarian program, LikeLocal and is working to grow the program to involve other local businesses in our area as well. He enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends. His hobbies include cooking and watching movies.

Disaster Blaster Offices
Allen Runner

Allen has been with Disaster Blaster for six years and is currently the company's Estimator. He is licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in Asbestos Abatement. Prior to working in the Indoor Environmental and Mitigation / Property Restoration Industry, he specialized in CAD and Industrial Design and worked in the construction and engineering fields since 2004. Allen has been a resident of Northeastern Pennsylvania most of his life. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends, playing the guitar, and RC Aircraft.

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Will Schneider

Will has been working in the Construction / Mitigation industry for over 10 yrs. Prior to being the Project Coordinator for Disaster Blaster he has worked in many different fields of the construction industry from painting to hydraulics. Will is a certified technician in the repair of small pumps, paint machines and pressure washers. He is presently working on obtaining his license by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in Asbestos Abatement. Will was born in Northeastern Pennsylvania and has lived here most of his life. His hobbies include singing and playing guitar in a local band, watching movies, and playing poker.

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Shannon Lentz

Shannon has been working in the customer service field for approximately 19 years, and in that time has assisted customers both in person and by phone. While she is still learning about the Indoor Environmental Industry, she is your first contact when you reach out to us and is committed to providing our customers with the assistance they need and the quality of service they deserve. She has maintained a 4.0 in Accounting while attending McCann School of Business & Technology. Shannon's hobbies include Sudoku, roller blading, kayaking, shooting darts, and enjoying time with friends and family.

We at Disaster Blaster are proud of our local roots and commitment to our local Northeastern Pennsylvania area! If there is anything we can do for you, please do not hesitate to Contact Our Offices and we will be glad to assist you.

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