Owners

Tyler McGowan - Tyler grew up a military brat bouncing from state to state before settling down in Georgia, where he met his wife Casey. Tyler and Casey have a beautiful daughter named Mylan. Tyler has been helping homeowners for years with their roofing needs in South Georgia and decided to move his skills to North Carolina. Tyler is very passionate about helping everyone  in the community by doing what it takes to give homeowners the best roofing experience imaginable. In his off time, you can catch Tyler on the golf course, spending time with his family,  watching football and UFC on the weekends.

Nolan Clark - Nolan is an alumni of Georgia Southern University. After 5+ years in the student housing industry he was ready for a career where he could have an impact on others. Nolan is excited to have found an opportunity where he can help others by providing high-quality roofs for the residents of North Carolina. He is dedicated to providing exceptional customer service, building lasting relationships, and doing everything he can to ensure the customer is satisfied with every step of the roofing process. Nolan’s hobbies include being an avid sports fan, golfing, and cooking/trying new foods. Nolan has never met someone he didn’t get along with and looks forward to serving his new community.

Fayetteville Region

DANIEL BENDER
General Manager

Daniel is a happily married man to Francesa and a father to an amazing three year old girl named Layla.The sport he loves to play is soccer, while the sport he loves to watch is professional football. He was raised near Atlanta Georgia before moving to Statesboro Georgia, where he attended and graduated from Georgia Southern University in General Psychology and Writing. During and after his time at the university, he acquired over ten years of leadership experience in fast food, maintenance, banking, retail, and multi-unit positions before deciding to be a part of The Roof Mentors’ team. He was drawn to this company by the integrity and morals that Tyler McGowan and Nolan Clark embody in their business and everyday life. He is super appreciative of the opportunity to be able to help others in a way that directly and positively affects their lives on a daily basis. 

CHRISTIAN McCRANIE
Production Manager

Christian is a recent Georgia Southern graduate with a BA in Modern Languages for Professions. After a stint in corporate sales, the passion was not there, and he decided to take a leap and venture into this industry. He has found it very rewarding to be able to help make a difference in the lives of others. He considers the best part of his job as being able to wake up each day and help homeowners in their struggle with insurance companies to help them replace a roof, and ultimately establish peace of mind for their families regarding their personal safety. As VP of Sales, it is his goal to establish our company as your go to solution of your roofing needs by creating value through our outstanding customer service, client relationships, and concern of the well-being of our neighbors, friends, and families.

KENNY MASON
Sales Manager

Kenny is a mid-40’s husband and father of two teenagers. Kenny has been working in the customer service industry for over 20 years. He prefers to treat every customer he meets as his own family. His hobbies include riding his motorcycle, making handmade pens and doing hands on activities and smoking meat. In his free time, he enjoys restoring old motorcycles and helping people around the neighborhood. He as proclaimed himself as a workaholic but likes to spend as much time as he can with family and friends. You can call him today for all your roofing needs.

SHAWN DROSS
Field Relations Executive

Dross is new to the area and brings 14 years of roofing experience. He also loves working with people and has 35 years of customer service to back it up. Dross joined this company to help as many homeowners as he can to affordably protect their number one asset.

WILL JONES
Estimate Specialist

Will is originally from Savannah, Georgia. Before joining the team, he was living in the Chicago suburbs for 7 years. The move to North Carolina brings him closer to his longtime friends and family. Will enjoys traveling, spending time with friends, hitting the gym, and playing video games. He prices himself on working hard to help homeowners protect their home while providing them with answers to any questions they have to make sure the process runs smoothly.

JOSH HAWS
Field Relations Executive

Josh graduated from Georgia Southern University where he originally met Tyler, Nolan, and Will. Josh was living in Richmond Hill, GA and work for Coca-Cola when he decided to embrace the change and work for guys he knows and trusts. Since he made that decision, he has been able to grow as a person and start to change his life in a way he never thought he could.

ZO Pate

ZO PATE
Field Relations Executive

Zo was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, but he was raised here in Fayetteville, North Carolina. He attended Terry Sanford High School and graduated in 1994. After graduation, he enlisted in the U.S. Army, where he served until he retired in 2014 as a Sergeant after six deployments. Zo is very family-oriented and highly motivated. Some of Sergeant Zo's hobbies are Grilling, bowling, shooting pool, fishing, and sports in general.

CAMILO DURAN
Project Supervisor

Camilo is a team player and a quick learner with strong analytical skills who has strong discipline and dedication when it comes to his work. Raised by a former Navy officer, being organized, respectful, detail-oriented, and responsible are essential pillars of his day-to-day work. Camilo was born in Colombia and obtained a Bachelor's degree in Music and Media Management at London Metropolitan University, UK. He also obtained a Master’s Degree at the University of Southampton, UK. Over the years, he has worked in several industries including food and beverages, tourism, industrial, shipyard, technology, and law. In his spare time, he enjoys playing video games and reading crime thriller novels.

DANA HOGAN
Office Manager

Dana brings several years of experience in management and construction. She dedicates every day to making sure our homeowners are taken care of and that our standards of communication are met. She is a very proud mother and grandmother. Her favorite things to talk about include her granddaughter’s accomplishments and how UNC is the best team in college basketball. She is happy to assist you with getting your free estimate!

SUSAN SHOE
Accounts Manager

Susan was born and raised in Fayetteville, NC. She works in our Accounting Department. In her current role, she handles invoicing, working with our clients and their insurance companies, Accounts Receivable, and any other accounting related activities.
She joined our team in October 2022 bringing numerous years of experience in all aspects of Account Management, Customer Service, Networking and Human Resource Management with her.
Susan is a daughter, wife, mother of three, and grandmother of five. She enjoys spending time with her family and loves babysitting her grands. She enjoys her Beach Time and loves to fish. She also enjoys her trips to the mountains to take in the majestic views of our NC Mountains.

LOWELL OVERTON
Field Relations Executive

Lowell came from Ontario, Canada while being a dual U.S./Canadian citizen with his wife, Rachel. He is a father of two that still currently live in Ontario, Canada. He had helped hundreds of homeowners roofs and solar panels in Ontario before arriving here at The Roof Mentors. He is passionate about helping people, and it shows. His interests are sports (soccer, golf, other sports where all can play), woodworking, home improvement, and renewable energy. He is active in the North Carolina Audubon Society and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Science.

MATT KLEIN
Field Relations Executive

Matt is a pretty straight forward guy. When it comes to life and values, he believes family, hardwork, and a strong belief system to be three main pillars of life. He is a hardworking father of three kids all 7 and under, and a husband to the best person he has ever met. If he is not doing some type of roofing work, or coaching his kid’s t-ball games, you can expect him to be planning his next fishing trip or hunting adventure. If you call him, you can expect him to take pride in his job and make sure he does it to the best of his ability, all to ensure you get the best possible service.

BRANDON GOWEN
Field Relations Executive

Brandon, known by friends as lucky, is a seasoned musician and dedicated employee. He loves new challenges and brain teasers, and in his free time, enjoys working on cars and motors. He also enjoys meeting new people and learning new things. He has always believed that knowledge is essential, and you can never have enough of it. “The more you learn, the less you know” is a quote he lives by. Brandon comes from a long line of family members that have served in the military, and he has an extensive background in music, mechanics, and martial arts. Helping, teaching, and mentoring people is his favorite way to interact with others. He believes you can do anything you put your mind to!

Izziah-Mitchell

IZZIAH MITCHELL
Field Relations Executive

Izziah is in his early 20’s, happily in a relationship of 3 years. He also has a chocolate cane corso that has become his best friend. Izziah is an energetic, funny, and well spoken individual who loves to laugh and make others around him happy. Izziah is driven by his desire to make others feel comfortable.

Robert Neumann

ROBERT NEUMANN
Field Relations Executive

Robert Neumann is a devoted father to two wonderful daughters, Emily and Lyla, and a beautiful wife, Celeste. He was a military brat, a background that has deeply ingrained in him a profound sense of adaptability and resilience. Over the past decade, he has specialized in sales within the vibrant beer and wine industry, refining his expertise in customer engagement and market strategy. Robert's fervor for sales is rivaled only by his enthusiasm for playing poker, visiting family in Mexico City, and crafting winning strategies for fantasy football. Rooted in the principles of hard work, continuous self-improvement, and an unwavering commitment to family, Robert is eager to bring his unique blend of experience and values to the team, driving their collective success forward.

NOE VIVAS - RIVERA
Quality Control Specialist

Noe Vivas was born and raised in Sanford, North Carolina. He has over three years of roofing experience, as well as some experience with steel framing. He loves to work and is always ready to learn new things. In his free time, he loves to play soccer and go to the gym. He is a very energetic, friendly, and out going young man that will make sure that his job is being done to the best of his ability. His goal is to build and grow within the company and become a valuable asset that his team and homeowners can count on. He not only loves this company but will treat and represent The Roof Mentors the best he can every chance he gets.

MARTEZ EVANS
Field Relations Executive

Martez has a deep-rooted desire for personal and professional growth. During his college years, Martez had the fortune of crossing paths with Christian McCranie, a college friend who played a pivotal role in shaping his professional trajectory. Christian introduced him to an exciting opportunity at The Roof Mentors after his return to Fayetteville years later. He enjoys all things sports and outdoors and is looking forward to being a part of the team and helping out in the area.

CHRIS ALVIAR
Field Relations Executive

Chris is a 13-year Army veteran who grew up in Southern Texas. He decided to leave the military in hopes of helping the community protect their greatest assets and joined the roofing industry. In his spare time, you can find him on the local golf course or spending time with his three children.

Winston – Salem Region

NICK McCRANIE
General Manager

As a 27-year-old who has done just about every trade you can think of,  he has found his home with The Roof Mentors. As a field relations executive, Nick has the privilege of helping and meeting new, beautiful people each and every day. He prides himself on his work ethic and integrity. Nick strives to do the absolute best job possible in the most efficient way. Whether it has been plumbing, construction, carpeting, millwright work, or roofing,  his customers have always been his number one priority. On that note, call The Roof Mentors Today and ask for Nick! Help Nick Help you!

TRAVIS ADAME
Field Relations Executive

Travis is a proud North Carolina native who hails from Surry County. As a 17 year veteran of the sales industry, he has spent his career helping people receive the best value for their money from the hospitality industry to home sales. Travis attended Appalachian State University and enjoys billiards and spending time with friends. He also enjoys traveling to unique areas across the globe anywhere from Colombia to Dubai. By far, his favorite thing to do is to spend time with his ten year-old son Macallan. Whenever he has time, you can catch him volunteering with area organizations and doing service work. Travis’ passion is helping people and making new friends wherever he goes.

EDGAR ARIAS
Field Relations Executive

I love to travel and I have a goal of one day going to Japan. I love cars and I am a musician. I’m very friendly and easy to get along with. Love to help out my community.My goal is to be successful and become a leader.

ADRIAN FLORES
Project Manager

Adrian was born and raised in Broadway North Carolina. He has over 6 years of experience, and is excited to bring his knowledge and decision making skills to the team. He's also very dedicated and responsible about the work that's being done and making the process easy for our customers. His goal is to reach the next level with the company and become an asset to the team. 'The Roof Mentors isn't just any company, they treat you like family and give you the best experience you could possibly have''.

STENSON WELCH
Field Relations Executive

Stenson is a fast learner, and very driven. Always willing to learn, also willing to teach and give knowledge. Stenson’s accomplishments in the restaurant business for over 20 years have given him an abundance of knowledge in that field. He is very teachable and extremely hungry to build and also grow with The Roof Mentors.

JENNIFER MARTINEZ
Office Manager

Jennifer is the mother of two beautiful girls. She has spent most of her years in healthcare, and as much as she enjoyed that field, she was ready to make a change. She has always had a passion for working with people and helping them in any way that she can. She has two dogs named Perry and Chiquita, who have become a big part of her family. She is a very compassionate person and very much a helper that can’t wait to see what her journey is like and what lies ahead with The Roof Mentors

ALEX IRIZARRY
Project Manager

Alex was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, and his family moved to Buffalo, NY when he was just 7 years old. Once he graduated from high school, he joined the Marine Corps and is a proud veteran! After that, he went to school for HR management and worked several management jobs before landing with this great company. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife of three years who served in the Navy. Other interests included playing softball and local hikes. He is always on the hunt for great local food and supporting local businesses!

JAMES DAUGHTRY
Field Relations Executive

Jacorey is originally From Rockingham, NC. He has Worked in sales for over two years now. Through all of his experiences, he has learned that he thoroughly enjoys connecting to others and meeting new people. Even before joining this company, he has always enjoyed helping people find solutions to their problems. Helping new customers find something that they can do to improve their day-to-day life is something that Jacorey is truly passionate about.

JACOREY WILLIAMS
Field Relations Executive

Jacorey is originally From Rockingham, NC. He has Worked in sales for over two years now. Through all of his experiences, he has learned that he thoroughly enjoys connecting to others and meeting new people. Even before joining this company, he has always enjoyed helping people find solutions to their problems. Helping new customers find something that they can do to improve their day-to-day life is something that Jacorey is truly passionate about.

MARK DODSON
Field Relations Executive

Mark is the youngest of two brothers, but he likes to think he is the better of the three young Dodson’s. He loves driving his car and getting tattoos, even though he only has four so far. He has high hopes of having at least twenty in the next few years. He is a believer of living in the moment and trying to make the most of it, because if you’re not, what are you doing?

ANDREW GARDNER
Field Relations Executive

Andrew comes from Charleston, South Carolina, and as a good Charlestonian, he graduated from The Citadel. He finds great joy in finding solutions for the needs of homeowners. In fact, he says the best part of the job is delivering a 5-Star experience. Having recently moved his expertise to Winston-Salem, he is excited to build new relationships in a beautiful city. Outside of work, he finds himself at the beach, going on walks, making friends with strangers, and listening to a good book.

ADAM GALLOWAY
Field Relations Executive

Adam is a lifetime North Carolina native from Mt. Airy. He went to school at App State and spent a short time in Charlotte before coming back home. Adam believes there is always something new to learn, and in his free time he enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking and mountain biking. Adam is very eager and ready to help with all of your roofing needs!

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