SERVPRO of North Cabarrus County & China Grove Employee Photos

Whitney Norton Jr.

Whitney Norton Jr.

Owner/Operator

Whitney is our Owner/Operator.  Originally from Pennsylvania, Whitney moved to NC in 1987. After graduating from NC State University, Whitney worked in the Textile Industry as well as being a Realtor before purchasing a SERVPRO franchise with his wife in 2009.  He is an avid tennis player, golfer and devoted father of 2 fine boys.

Whitney is certified with the IICRC in:

  • Applied Structural Drying
  • Water Damage Restoration
  • Health & Safety
  • Commercial Drying Specialist
  • AMRT
  • Lead Renovator (NC)
  • Subrogation Training

Jack Johnston II

Jack Johnston II

Production Manager

Jack joined our team in 2014.  He grew up in Charlotte and attended East Mecklenburg High School before taking classes at CPCC and joining the US Army. Jack enjoys meeting new people and learning new skill sets.  When he is not working, he enjoys spending time with his two sons above all else.  His hobbies include racing and just about anything outdoors.

Jack is certified with the IICRC in the following:

  • Water Damage Restoration
  • Fire and Smoke Restoration
  • Commercial Drying Specialist
  • Odor Control
  • Crime & Trauma Scene Biorecovery
  • AMRT

Russell Wills Jr.

Russell Wills Jr.

Crew Chief

Russ joined our staff in 2014 and has worked in the restoration industry since 2003.  Originally from Pittsburgh, Russ and his wife moved to NC in 2009 and have since expanded their family with 3 daughters.  Russ loves spending time with his family, traveling and fishing.

Russ is certified in the following:

  • Water Damage Restoration
  • Fire Restoration
  • AMRT
  • Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning

John

John "Zeke" Gurley

Production Technician

Zeke joined our crew in 2015.  He is born and raised in Kannapolis, NC and graduated from UNCC with a Bachelor of Arts degree.  Zeke enjoys playing golf in his spare time.

Zeke is certified with the IICRC in Water Damage Restoration.