Serving South Bend, IN and Surrounding Areas.

Month: April 2017

Meet Bret Young, Structural Superintendent at First Response

Bret A. Young
Structural Superintendent

Bret started his career with First Response in 2005 as a Superintendent for the Structure Department. Bret oversees the reconstruction of current jobs and organization of structural employees. Bret’s duties include everyday operations of repairs, keeping customers informed of the status and moving the employees in the right direction at job sites. Bret has over 26 years of experience in building construction.

Meet Amy Rhodes, Contents Manager at First Response

Amy Rhodes
Contents Manager

Amy has been with First Response since 2012 and oversees staff and billing of all contents processed from a loss. She builds the Contents Book and works with the software used to photograph, and detail all contents from a loss. Amy has one son and is very active with local animal rescue organizations in St Joseph county.

Meet Cheri Eberhart, Account Executive at First Response

Cheri has been with First Response since 2015 working as a Sales Executive in Business Development. Cheri makes sales calls focusing on new business and establishing relationships with clients both Commercial and Residential. Her experience of outside sales has been 20+ years of selling Transportation Freight Forwarding Services in Cincinnati. She is a graduate from Brandywine High School and attended Indiana University South Bend and National University in California working towards a Business Management Degree. Interests are physical fitness and eating healthy along with a special interest in her pet rottweiler and black lab.

Meet Luisa Guevara, Accountant at First Response

Luisa Guevara
Payroll Accountant

Luisa joined First Response in 2017 bringing over 16 years of accounting experience. Most recently Luisa was the payroll/HR administrator for a company of over 1,000 employees. She is responsible for processing weekly payroll. Luisa is the youngest of 10 and has eight sisters and one brother. She is married with two children and four grandchildren. Away from work Luisa enjoys traveling, crafting, baking and spending time with her siblings and family. Life is too short, you have to make the best of it!