Our Team

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As a locally owned and operated business we take pride in servicing our community. Learn more about our credentials and community involvement.

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    Martin and Adriana Holguin

    Owners

    Martin and Adriana Holguin are the proud owners of Lightspeed Restoration of Santee.

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    Adriana Holguin

    Owner

    As co-owners of the company, Martin and Adriana make a great team both at home and in business. Together they provide quality service to the community as well as opportunities for employment. Adriana helps with the company's communications and marketing. 

    She serves as communications coordinator for several non-profit organizations, such as the Southern California Plumeria Society and four Notre Dame Alumni Clubs around the country. She also serves as a board member for the Notre Dame Club of San Diego and volunteers for Meals on Wheels. She enjoys traveling with her family. Adriana holds an engineering degree and a master's degree in business. She and Martin have two children.

     

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    Jymmy Hernandez

    Restoration Technician

    Jymmy Hernandez is a skilled and experienced professional in the water restoration industry. With a strong work ethic and a commitment to customer satisfaction, Jymmy has built a successful career helping homeowners and businesses recover from water damage.

    Building a Solid Foundation

    Jymmy's journey began at Lincoln High School in San Diego, where he graduated in 2016. He then took his first steps in the field at ATI, American Technologies Inc., gaining experience in demolition, equipment setup, and truck maintenance.

    Excelling in Water Restoration

    In July 2018, Jymmy joined Bill Howe Plumbing & Restoration, where his skills truly flourished. He began as a Water Restoration Estimator, quickly progressing to Lead Tech Apprentice within a year.

    Jymmy's dedication and talent were evident. He excelled in various areas, including:

    • Damage Assessment: Jymmy possesses a keen eye for detail, allowing him to meticulously assess water damage and determine the best course of action.
    • Team Leadership: As a Lead Tech, Jymmy fostered a fast-paced yet efficient work environment, guiding his team to complete projects thoroughly and on time.
    • Customer Focus: Jymmy prioritizes customer experience. He creates a safe workspace, manages communication, and ensures clients understand the restoration process clearly.
    • Technical Expertise: Jymmy's skills extend beyond leadership. He's proficient in demolition, containment setup, equipment operation, drying equipment setup, and restoration techniques.
    • Project Management: Jymmy demonstrates excellent organizational skills, coordinating job site schedules, equipment setup, and environmental testing.

    Awarded Excellence

    Jymmy's commitment to excellence hasn't gone unnoticed. He has been recognized as a "Heavy Hitter" at Bill Howe Plumbing & Restoration for achieving the best closing rate in both 2022 and 2023. This award highlights his effectiveness in securing new projects and exceeding client expectations.

    Bilingual Communication

    Jymmy's fluency in English and Spanish allows him to connect with a broader clientele and ensure clear communication throughout the restoration process.

    Jymmy Hernandez is a valuable asset in the water restoration field. His dedication, expertise, and focus on customer service make him a trusted partner for homeowners and businesses facing water damage emergencies.

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    Sergio Gonzalez

    Lead Restoration Technician

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    Sergio Gonzalez Jr. is a seasoned restoration professional with a remarkable nine years of experience as a supervisor and team leader. Highly skilled and certified in various restoration disciplines, Sergio brings a wealth of expertise to any project he tackles.

    A Proven Track Record in Restoration

    Sergio's career journey began in demolition, where he honed his skills in handling various materials and tools. This foundation has proven invaluable in his transition to restoration. From 2017 onwards, he has excelled as a Restoration Supervisor at three different companies: American Technologies Inc., Dexcore Restoration, First Onsite, and now Lightspeed Restoration.

    A Master of Many Trades

    Sergio's expertise encompasses a wide range of restoration tasks. He possesses in-depth knowledge of water damage mitigation, including moisture and thermal inspections, water extraction, containment construction, and drying equipment operation. Additionally, he is proficient in mold remediation, biohazard cleanup, and crime scene cleanup.

    Leadership and Efficiency

    Beyond technical skills, Sergio is a natural leader. He thrives in assembling and guiding high-performing teams, ensuring projects are completed meticulously and on schedule. His strategic thinking allows him to efficiently manage multiple tasks and delegate responsibilities effectively.

    A Commitment to Transparency and Growth

    Sergio prioritizes clear communication and record-keeping. He meticulously documents each project with detailed field reports and photo documentation, keeping stakeholders informed and facilitating smooth transitions to the next phase of restoration. Always looking to improve, Sergio actively seeks avenues for personal and team growth, making him an asset to any restoration company.

    A Master of his Craft

    Sergio's certifications in Water Restoration Technician (WRT), Applied Structural Drying (ASD), AHERA Supervisor, and Bio and Crime Scene Cleanup demonstrate his dedication to staying at the forefront of his field.

    Languages

    Sergio is bilingual in Spanish and English, allowing him to effectively communicate with a wider range of clients.

    In conclusion, Sergio Gonzalez Jr. is a highly skilled and experienced restoration professional. His expertise, leadership abilities, and commitment to excellence make him a valuable asset to any restoration project.

Certifications

  • Water Damage Restoration Technician (WRT)
  • Applied Microbial Remediation Technician (AMRT)
  • Odor Control Technician (OCT)
  • Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA)
  • Supervisor Applied Structural Drying Technician (ASD)
  • Trauma and Crime Scene Technician (TCST)