Meet the Veterans Team
Jim McDonough | President
Jim McDonough served for 22 years across the world in the United States Army before settling in Enterprise, Alabama. Along with John Cappadoro, his business partner, he opened Veterans Cleaning Solutions in 2011.
During the course of his career, Jim served 15 of 22 years in Air Cavalry Squadrons and Attack Helicopter Battalions. He was stationed at Fort Rucker, Fort Bragg, Fort Stewart, and overseas in South Korea, Alaska, Egypt, Bosnia, Iraq, and Afghanistan. He served as a Tactical Operations Officer, Standardization Instructor Pilot, Instrument Flight Examiner, Master Gunner and Aviation Combat Forensics Officer. Awards include Combat Action Badge, Master Aviator Badge, Airborne Badge, Bronze Star, Air Medal, Meritorious Service Medal.
Jim met future business partner John Cappadoro during his last military assignment, which saw the two of them serving together on the Aircraft Shoot-Down Assessment Team. They soon became great friends and business partners in Veterans Cleaning Solutions.
Jim’s greatest assets are his wonderful wife, Aimee of 25 years, two beautiful daughters, and two Pembroke Welsh Corgis. Jim is very active in Green Hill Presbyterian Church, Enterprise Networking Alliance and Enterprise Rotary Club.
Jim’s qualifications and certifications in professional cleaning include: IICRC Certified-Master Textile Cleaner, Rug Cleaning Technician, Tile & Grout Technician, Hardwood Floor Maintenance Technician and SoftWash System®-Master Certified Applicator.
John Cappadoro | Vice-President
John Cappadoro proudly served his Country in the US Army and retired in 2012 as a Master Aviator with over 20 years of experience as a Chief Warrant Officer 4 (CW4). John served in multiple tours in countries like Honduras, Egypt, Germany, Iraq, and Afghanistan. During his time overseas, he flew UH-1 Iroquois (Huey’s) and UH-60 Blackhawks. He also served as an Instructor Pilot, Flight Operations Officer, and Tactical Operations Officer as his career progressed.
John ended his career as an Aviation Combat Forensics Officer, where he met Jim McDonough, solidifying their lifelong friendship and co-ownership of Veterans Cleaning Solutions.
John has been married for over 15 years to his lovely wife Dana. Together, they have three beautiful children, two dogs, and two cats. Their family is active in Enterprise First United Methodist Church, and John is a longtime member of the Enterprise Lions Club.
John’s qualifications and certifications in professional cleaning include: IICRC Certified-Master Textile Cleaner, Tile & Grout Technician, Hardwood Floor Maintenance Technician and SoftWash System®-Certified Applicator.”
Chariti is the Team Lead on Carpet at Veterans Cleaning Solutions. She knows carpet like the back of her hand, which shows in her work! Chariti is a Journeyman Textile Cleaner and is expected to become a Master Textile Cleaner by the end of 2018. She grew up in Opp, Alabama, and enjoys fishing and hunting in her free time. Chariti loves working at Veterans because of her team and all of the opportunities to advance within the industry.
Matt is a Crew Chief at Veterans Cleaning Solutions. He loves to serve his community and his clients! Matt grew up in Enterprise, Alabama, and went to Enterprise State Community College after graduating from Enterprise High School. Matt enjoys playing billiards and participating in outdoor sports in his free time. His favorite part of working at Veterans? His team!
Brooklyn is a Cleaning Technician at Veterans Cleaning Solutions. She grew up in New Brockton, Alabama, and enjoys fishing, cooking, and hanging out with friends when she’s not serving her clients. Brooklyn’s favorite part of being on the Veterans team is the comradery and friendly atmosphere.
Ext. Cleaning Technician
Frank is an Exterior Cleaning Technician. He is from New Brockton, Alabama, and enjoys gardening and woodworking in his free time. Frank graduated from San Jacinto Junior College with a background in science prior to serving in the U.S. Coast Guard and retiring to the Wiregrass. Frank has two children, whom he adores. His favorite part of working at Veterans is seeing the results of a good cleaning job on his client’s faces.
Ext. Cleaning Technician
Robert is an Exterior Cleaning Technician at Veterans Cleaning Solutions. He was born and raised in Geneva, Alabama where he graduated from Geneva High School prior to joining the U.S. Army. Robert served for three years, ending with a tour in Vietnam. Robert is a three-time Purple Heart recipient and spends all of his free time commanding the local Military Order of the Purple Heart chapter. He’s worked with Barry Moore to pass legislation allowing wounded veterans to park closer to businesses, was named Patriot of the Year in 2017 by Governor Kay Ivey and the MOPH, and works with the Wiregrass Wounded Veterans Committee on multiple projects. Robert has two children with his wife of 47 years, Dorita.
Kelley is a Territory Managers at Veterans Cleaning Solutions. Kelley is a graduate of Emporia State University, where she studied Business Administration and Marketing. In her free time, Kelley enjoys watching college football, gardening, and spending time with her husband, Rob, and their six beautiful children. Kelley’s favorite part of working at Veterans is working with a group of like-minded individuals who do their best to provide every client with a clean and healthy home.
Donnie is a Territory Manager at Veterans Cleaning Solutions. Before Donnie joined Team Veterans as a Territory Manager, he was a longtime client! Donnie received a marketing degree from Enterprise State Community College, and he knows the industry inside and out. In his free time, Donnie enjoys fishing and spending time with friends and family. What does Donnie love most about being on Team Veterans? Helping clients live their healthiest lives!
Mark is a Territory Manager at Veterans Cleaning Solutions. He was born and raised in Enterprise, Alabama, and he enjoys serving the community through his work at Veterans. Mark received a degree in agronomy from Auburn University, where he studied turf management. In his free time, Mark enjoys reading, golfing, basketball, and hiking with his wife and their two dogs. Mark enjoys working at Veteransbecause he loves meeting new people and helping them solve their cleaning needs.
Valerie is the glue which holds us together at Veterans Cleaning Solutions. Valerie is our beloved Dispatch Officer, and she’s who you’ll speak with when you give us a ring! Valerie schedules our jobs, organizes our priorities, and handles lots of administrative work. She’s married with two beautiful children, and enjoys crocheting and quilting in her free time. Valerie is a graduate of Florida State University, where she studied education. When asked what Valerie loves most about her job, she’ll tell you it’s the people and learning new skills!
Yolanda is our Bookkeeper, and Veterans couldn’t function without her skillset. Yolanda works tirelessly to ensure our finances are in order and we love her for it! Yolanda’s favorite part of working at Veterans? Her coworkers!
Megan is the Marketing Coordinator at Veterans Cleaning Solutions. Megan was born in Fort Rucker, Alabama, but has spent most of her life in Enterprise, Alabama. She holds a bachelor’s in advertising and public relations from the University of South Alabama, and has over six years of industry experience between collegiate and professional work. In her free time, Megan enjoys reading, working out, baking, and spending time with family.
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