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Our Team

Meet the People Behind the Magic!

Get to know the happy faces that make up Exterior Medics!
From our lovable executives to our genial and dedicated office and field staff, we believe that our company is only as good as the people that comprise it. We proudly introduce you to the amazing individuals behind our stellar home improvement company!

LEADERSHIP

Joe LeVecchi
Joe LeVecchi
Owner

Joe

Joe is a lighthearted leader with a penchant for adventure and one memorable laugh. He is a devoted husband to his wife, a loving father to his children and the infectiously happy force behind Exterior Medics. 

Alongside his partner, Mark, Joe was determined to create a home improvement company built on a happy workforce and the loyalty of happy clients.

FUN FACTS:

  • Joe is an avid camper. 
  • He's a passionate fan of the Redskins.
Mark Watson
Mark Watson
Owner

Mark

Mark is the co-owner of Exterior Medics. Bedford, England-born and travel bug, Mark Watson, has lived all over the world — from The Netherlands to Mississippi, and even Hawaii — prior to settling down and calling Northern Virginia his home with the love of his life and his daughters.

Alongside his partner Joe, Mark envisioned a company that puts family values, honesty, and a dynamic and compassionate leadership at its core. 


FUN FACTS:

  • Mark likes to sport silly socks at work to make his daughters smile.
  • He's a BIG fan of the Redskins! 
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Ricardo Castillo
General Manager

aka "Ricky"

Ricky hails from Caracas, Venezuela and is one tough cookie with a competitive spirit. He is unfazed by naysayers and performs extremely well under pressure. 

FUN FACTS:

  • When it comes to a good meal, Ricky loves nothing more than a good hearty steak with a side of rice, chased by a glass of freshly squeezed lemonade.
  • Ricky thinks he's mean but he's a teddy bear at heart (Don't tell him we said that).

 

Lauren Edwards
Lauren Edwards
Sales Coordinator

aka "Lo Lo"

Lauren was born in Rahway, New Jersey. She lived in Hawaii for five years and had two birds as a child, named Frank & Stein.

FUN FACTS:

  • Lauren loves her soup.
  • Her favorite movie is Adaptation.
  • She was a member of a hip-hop dance team in college.
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Tom Green
Operations Manager, Fredericksburg

Tom

  • Tom was born in Omaha, Nebraska but has lived in Virginia for eons and eons. He is a dedicated husband and father of two, and enjoys going on family adventures to explore all that the area has to offer.
  • His favorite genre is post-apocalyptic science fiction.
  • Tom was drinking vinegar and pickle juice way before it was cool to do so.
  • He plays in several club soccer leagues.

 

SUPPORT TEAM

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April Wright
Accounting Director

April

Fun Facts:

  • Big football fan and her team is the Cowboys (but we love her anyway!)
  • She is the only person on the planet who actually loves candy corn.
  • She has 2 daughters, 2 sons and 1 Maltipoo
  • She grew up in Charles Town, WV and then Leesburg, VA
  • She loves to bowl
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Jasmine Seth
Administrative Assistant

aka "Jazzy"

Fun Facts:

  • Originally from Long Island, raised in NOVA.
  • She was named after Princess Jasmine.
  • She has been to Disney 30+ times including CA and FL. Her goal is to go to every park in the world at least once.
  • Enjoys volunteering with High School students and working with the youth.
  • Got married on May 25th, 2018.
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Rosie Young
Administrative Assistant

Rosie

Rosie is originally from the suburbs of Chicago, IL and moved to NOVA in the Summer 2019 with her husband and daughter.

Fun Facts:

  • Rosie loves baking and experimenting in the kitchen.
  • Rosie is involved with Girl Scouts of America through her daughter, so if you’re looking for Cookies come December, you know where to go.
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Joe Cotto
Accounting Assistant

Joe

Born in Germany with family on his mother’s side still over there, Deutschland is Joe's favorite place to visit for sure. He's traveled to so many different countries because his Dad was in the Army. Most recently, he lived in North Carolina the longest, before moving to Virginia in 2019. Thus, his story continues.

 
Fun Facts:
  • Joe ran cross-country/track in college and running is still his passion, along with basketball.
  • Participating in races and going to different dog parks with his wife and dog are his favorite things to do on the weekend.
  • He's been a vegan for five years in a row, so he's always down to go to any rare vegan restaurants he can find. Do you know any? Send Joe an email!

Marketing

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Cross Jimenez
Marketing Director

Yup, Cross is my real name

 
Cross is a Northern VA native since the age of two. His main priority in life is personal happiness, and he finds that through nurturing relationships and work fulfillment. He wasn’t always a marketer! Very entrepreneurial - marketing is a passion he discovered after experimenting in that field.
 
Fun Facts:
  • An avid tennis player! Catch him at Wimbledon (kidding).
  • His parents owned a coffee shop throughout his childhood - so all his pets are named after coffee beans.
  • Pugs are his favorite type of dog. He says, "THEY'RE JUST SO CUTE! With the wheezing, and the snorting, and the drooling."

Sales

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Josh Bond
Sales Manager

Josh

The name is Bond... Josh Bond. Born in Manassas, Virginia, Josh loves to watch movies, hike, and play golf.

FUN FACTS:

  • Redbull gives Josh wings.
  • He tried skydiving once and swears NEVER AGAIN.
  • Seafood is his favorite grub.
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Josie Hanna
Sales Coordinator

Josie


Fun Facts:

  • Raised here in NOVA.
  • Obsessed with African Elephants.
  • In love with avocados.
  • Dreams of traveling to The Congo Basin and The Tsavo National Park in Kenya to see endangered wildlife.
  • Favorite book is The Alchemist.
Steve Harper
Steve Harper
Sales Consultant

aka "Harper"

Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Harper spends his free time in the outdoors pursuing adventures. He loves hiking and kayaking and is an official adult volunteer for Boy Scouts of America. 

Fun Facts:

  • Harper's favorite movie is Unforgiven.
  • He used to be in a punk rock band.
  • His favorite meal is a rack of lamb.
Luke Bondurant
Luke Bondurant
Sales Consultant

aka "Bondo"

A native of Alexandria, Virginia, Bondo loves to unwind with a cold bottle of Stella with his pals after a long day at work.

Fun Facts:

  • Bondo's favorite movie is Tommy Boy.
  • He's directly related to the Bondurant family in the movie lawless.
Ben Franceschi
Ben Franceschi
Sales Consultant

aka "Boo"

Born in Chesapeake, Virginia, Boo loves to play golf and whip up amazing dishes in his kitchen. Recently welcomed his beautiful baby girl, Hazel, into this world.

Fun Facts:

  • Boo used to play college baseball.
  • His favorite movie is For The Love Of The Game.
Yong Hwang
Yong Hwang
Sales Consultant

Yong

Fun Facts:

  • Born in Korea, raised in Annandale, VA
  • Huge New York Giants fan.
  • Enjoys spending time with his family.
  • Love playing cards and board games.
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Paul Rorer
Sales Consultant

aka "PJ"

Fun Facts:

  • Jersey born, Pennsylvania raised and East Coast made. He is always trying to find the silver lining in any situation and has the corniest jokes.
  • Family and friends first.
  • Will salsa for tacos.
  • “It’s not always about the destination, it’s the journey”.
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Julien Freville
Sales Consultant

Julien

Born in Paris, Julien grew up in Brittany, the Celtic region in northwest France on the Atlantic Ocean. He’s a scuba diver, traveler, squash player and dog lover. His favorite sports are rugby, ice hockey and football (not the American one but he is trying hard on this one). Ask him for tips if you want to visit France or Europe!

Fun Facts:

  • He’s a volunteer for the Humane Rescue Alliance in DC
  • He has so far visited 51 countries and 25 US states
  • A whale shark encounter in Madagascar was his most memorable free diving adventure
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Ron Rodriguez
Sales Consultant

Ron

Ron was born in New York, raised in the Tampa Bay area (go Bucs!) and went to Florida State University. He's lived in the DC area for almost 10 years; he finally got to see snow and still doesn't know how to drive in it.

Fun Facts:

  • Rock n roll, football, and old comedy movies are his favorite, especially combined together with friends. 
  • He's always looking to have fun and tell bad jokes at a rate of 2.3 per hour.
  • Recently learned chess and can beat most six-year-olds. "It's all about being mentally focused."
  • His favorite quote, "So you're saying there's a chance?!" 

Production

Ernesto Lopez
Ernesto Lopez
Senior Project Manager

aka "Neto"

Fun Facts:

  • Neto is from El Salvador.
  • He has two beautiful children.
  • He loves to ride his motorcycle.
  • He enjoys watching soccer with his family.
Mynor Celis
Mynor Celis
Project Manager

Mynor

Fun Facts:

  • Born and raised right here in Arlington, VA
  • He went to college at West Virginia University
  • He can't get enough of fast cars
  • He enjoys spending time with his daughter
  • Music festivals? Catch him at ALL of them
Arash Hassanzadeh
Arash Hassanzadeh
Project Manager

Arash

Fun Facts:

  • Born in Iran and raised in Arlington, VA.
  • Huge sports fan
  • Plays soccer... still? Depends on the weather
  • Happily married with a young son
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Paul Choe
Project Manager

Paul

From building things at the age of six to now working in construction, Paul has a knack for intuition and exploration. He is passionate about trying new flavors and tastes of different countries. Catch him at your local restaurant trying the newest thing on the menu.
 
Fun Facts:
  • Land and sea; Paul loves to mountain hike or snorkel... whatever he's feeling that day.
  • Have you ever had to decide between dogs or cats? Well, Paul loves both.

Property Management

Gabriela Torres
Gabriela Torres
Property Management Liaison

aka "Gabi"

Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Gabi adds some of the Caribbean warmth to the Property Management world. When she is not in the office you can find her with her friends and family enjoying some quality time (seriously, they are very close)!

Fun Facts:

  • She is a true crime junkie. From podcasts to TV shows she truly enjoys learning about the psychology that drives people to do the unimaginable.
  • One thing she can’t live without is her yearly trip to New York City.
  • Gabi is an avid animal lover and hopes to one day be able to visit the Territorio de Zaguates (an island in Costa Rica that is an animal shelter to over 1,000 dogs)!!
  • Her favorite movie is Gia.
  • Her favorite way to relax is by practicing Vinyasa yoga.
Melanie Sheehan
Melanie Sheehan
Community Coordinator

aka "Mel"

Fun Facts:
  • Goes by Mel, Melanie, Melania, Melaynie whatever.
  • Born in Buffalo and raised in Rochester New York (Go Bills!)
  • In love with NYC and moved there after high school to work as a live-in nanny while interning at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
  • Music lover but mostly listens to reggae.
  • Moved to NOVA in 2014 where she met the love of her life.
  • Recently had a daughter in April.
  • Melanie and her family are avid campers, adventure seekers and prefer “itinerary-less” vacations.
  • She is determined to explore New Zealand and all its beauty and tour where LOTR was filmed.
  • Melanie is passionate about preserving wildlife and contributes to WWF each year.
  • Her favorite animal is the panda bear!
Courtney Blackmon
Courtney Blackmon
Community Coordinator

Courtney

Fun Facts:

  • Enjoys painting, whether it’s a girl’s night out or with her daughter.
  • Obsessed with elephants and can’t wait to visit an Elephant sanctuary.
  • Enjoys watching animal related documentaries with her son on her days off.
  • Favorite place is by a pool with a martini.
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Lexi Kaus
Community Coordinator

Lexi

Lexi is a true Virginian; born and raised in her hometown Burke. She is also a ginger and constantly gets asked if her hair is natural (of course it is)! Born with two different eye colors, her green and hazel colors make for a fun conversation. She loves to relax with her dogs after a long day of hard work.  

Fun Facts:

  • Her favorite TV show is Criminal Minds
  • Give her pasta of any kind and she'll lose her mind
  • FALL SEASON IS HER FAV!! Catch her in a pile of leaves

Inspectors & Technicians

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James Oksanen
Senior Inspector

aka "Jimmy Matt"

A native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, nothing beats a good gyro or an awesome slice of pizza as a snack according to Jimmy.

FUN FACTS:

  • Jimmy was once bitten by a wolf.
  • If you're out of champagne, he'll take a cola.
  • His favorite movie is Kung Fury.
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Larry Prescott
Inspector

Larry 

 Larry is a true Washingtonian! He was born and raised right here in the district. His passion in life is spending time with his two daughters.
 
Fun Facts:
  • He is a beast at basketball. So much so, that his quick moves tore the Achilles of one of his coworkers. 
  • Can easily count backwards from 100. He says, "Is it suppose to be hard?" 
  • Is a great teacher to our team here. A gentle giant. 
Nestor Mendez
Nestor Mendez
Inspector
  • Born and raised in Venezuela.
  • Loves sports, especially baseball.
  • Happily married with a beautiful daughter.
  • Studied industrial engineering,
  • Loves going to comedy shows.
Lance Hughes
Lance Hughes
Superintendent

Lance

 
Fun Facts:
  • Born in Newark, New Jersey raised in Richmond, VA.
  • Loves spending time with his son and watching him play basketball (truly reminds him of himself).
  • Thinks he’s a professional bowler.
  • He loves playing poker.
  • Cleans up well after work (loves to dress up).
  • Super competitive in everything.
Carlos Serrano
Carlos Serrano
On-Site Project Manager
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Kevin Schneider
On-Site Project Manager

Kevin 

Kevin was Hawaii raised; moved to Haymarket, VA in 2010. He has a 2 year old Newfoundland puppy, he spends most of my weekends with his family and friends and loves getting to know new people!

Fun Facts:

  • He LOVES camping, fishing, and hiking. 
  • ENGAGED! He's getting married in June to the lovely Hannah. 
  • Fall is his favorite season. 
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Oscar Rodriguez
On-Site Project Manager

Oscar

Oscar is born and raised in NOVA. He is an Old Dominion University Alumni and has worked in the construction industry since graduation. His enjoyment thrives on learning a new fact every day.

Fun Facts:

  • He is an avid follower of all DC sports teams however he is a passionate soccer fan and enjoys watching the English Premier League and Arsenal FC.
  • He spends his free time at home with his lovely fiancé and German Shepherd, “Bash”.
  • He loves to travel and has visited five separate continents.
Moises Ventura
Moises Ventura
Repair Technician
John Cedeno
John Cedeno
Repair Technician
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Miguel Dubon
Repair Technician
Wilbur Argueta
Wilbur Argueta
Repair Technician
Cristian Giron
Cristian Giron
Repair Technician
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Victor Giron
Repair Technician
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Alejandro Estrella
Inspector

aka "Ale"

Born and raised in Venezuela, Ale is happily married with three children. He's earned his college degree in Business Administration. Family, friendship, consistency, and honesty are his personal core values. 

Fun Facts:

  • He's an avid cooker.
  • His favorite type of music is electronic. 
  • You can always find him playing video games, or watching sports and movies.
  • His favorite quote is, "Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress and working together is success." 

 

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