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Team EverDry

Ken Rusk

Ken Rusk


Ken believes deeply in local charities and continues to drive his company in the direction of giving back and making a difference in people's lives.


Ken Rusk began with the company in 1978, at the age of 15. He worked his way through various departments, learning all aspects of the business.

In 1982, Ken helped to pilot the National Franchise Program. He began to open corporate offices around the country until 1986, when he moved to Toledo to open EverDry Waterproofing of Toledo.

34 years later Ken has helped shepherd the company into ongoing growth with 10 National Franchise of the Year Awards, 8 Home Builders Association Contractor of the Year Awards, and a 2006 Better Business Bureau Award for MarketPlace Ethics. He continues to support an A rating from both the BBB and Angie's List along with an Extraordinary to Exceptional rating from Google.

Gil Ramirez

Gil Ramirez

General Manager, Sales Manger

Gil started working at EverDry January 1996, in customer service and worked his way up through marketing, managing, outside sales, and back to managing. Why has he stayed with EverDry?

"From day one I saw and felt the real culture here at EverDry, where employees recognize that everyone is equally important to the success of the team."

Tim Despoth

Tim Despoth

Production Manager

Tim joined EverDry in February 1988. He worked his way up through the ranks of the Production and Installation Department. Tim was quickly promoted to Foreman and then Field Supervisor and is now in upper management. He currently oversees the entire production process, and will soon have 32 years of experience in the EverDry construction field.

Tim enjoys the atmosphere at EverDry, stating, "All EverDry employees are focused on customer service."

For Tim, a healthy mind and body has been a high priority for the last 19 years. This is obviously something that has helped his rapid growth within the company.

Front Office

Paige LaCasse

Paige LaCasse


Paige has been with EverDry since October 2015. As bookkeeper, she is in charge of payroll, 401k, accounts payable and receivable, and also healthcare. She manages the budgets for multiple departments and oversee the financials for the whole company.

"EverDry has a very fun, upbeat, and goal-oriented environment. It's a pleasure to work at a place so rewarding every day."

In her free time, Paige enjoys tennis, traveling, and spending time with her dog.

Melissa Bumpus

Melissa Bumpus

Finance Manager

In March 2003, Melissa began working at EverDry in the order processing department assisting customers with their financial needs. She also co-manages EverDry's Trade Show department.

Melissa holds an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal Studies along with being a Notary Public for the State of Ohio.

Of EverDry, Melissa says, "We have a true family atmosphere here at EverDry. We are a goal-oriented company with amazing upper management. It is so nice to know that I work for a company with tremendous morals, and ethics."

In her spare time, Melissa enjoys spending time with her husband, cruising on their motorcycle, doting on her nieces, and taking care of herself and her pets.

Tiffany Snyder

Tiffany Snyder

HR Manager

Our HR Department is headed by Tiffany Snyder. She brings years of experience in all matters legal i.e.., patient care, real estate transactions and office management. A proud mother of two boys, she enjoys tinkering with home interior design and is a creative cook.

"What's most important to me is how positive and supportive the team is here at EverDry."

Aaron Booth

Aaron Booth

Marketing Manager

Aaron started working for EverDry in March 2011 as an intern. He worked his way up and became the Trade Show Manager in January 2016. He manages a staff that travels throughout Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan to various events to promote our product.

"I have learned so much from working with the EverDry team!"

Aaron and his wife are proud parents of two daughters, Payton and Taytum. Aaron spends most of his free time with his family and enjoys playing hockey.

Customer Service

Anthony Valentine

Tony Valentine

Service Manager

Tony started at EverDry back in October of 1990. Tony is currently head of the Service Department. He has been NAWSRC certified since 1996, holds the State Of Michigan Builders License and is a certified LEAD Renovator.

Tony, along with others, is responsible for the impeccable reputation that EverDry enjoys to this day.

What keeps Tony working for EverDry for the last 24 years? In his words, the co-workers. Each season change brings new challenges and Tony spends his time readying the department to take them on.

His hobbies include fishing, more fishing and camping. Interesting enough, he is also a civil war researcher and has worked on projects, reenactments and film.

Jerry Jacobiak

Jerry Jacobiak

Quality Control Manager

Jerry has spent nearly 15 years with EverDry. He quickly advanced from Technician to Foreman to Field Supervisor, Purchasing and Quality Control. Incredibly, Jerry has never missed a day of work in 15 years and was chosen by over 100 of his peers as Employee of the Year in 2013.

Jerry is an avid outdoors-man with interests in camping and photography, and when those activities aren't keeping him busy he enjoys following his favorite college football team.

Lisa Stone

Lisa Stone

Customer Support Analyst

In July 2009, Lisa began working at EverDry in the Production and Service Department to help ensure everything runs smoothly. Customer service and cost analysis are her main focus. She is also OSHA Training Certified.

"I work at EverDry because of the unlimited opportunities and EverDry's commitment to excellence. I enjoy the people I work with due to their positive attitudes and their desire to make things happen."

Shannon Milks

Shannon Milks

Service Renewal Representative

Shannon Milks started working at EverDry in December 2016. Shannon works as the Service Renewal Representative. She takes care of processing the service renewal fees, warranty transfers, and supports the Service Team. She is a key member in making sure EverDry customers receive the best service possible!

"I love working in such a positive environment with positive people."

In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family, friends, and her two dogs.