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Meet The Friendly Team at Mr. Handyman of Chapel Hill and West Durham

  • Shane

    Shane G.


    Shane has spent the last 20 years in restaurant and hospitality leadership. Most recently with Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants and Hotels and Lucky 32. He enjoys being a Rotarian, where he has been a member since 2016, volunteering with Rotary mission work abroad and locally, traveling, raising two young future “Mr. Handymen” and date night with his wife and co-owner Carrie G. Shane’s goal is to provide the absolute best customer experience by making “Raving Fans” of our customers, employees, partners, and community. Originally from Pittsburgh, he grew up being a fan of both Duke and Carolina basketball. His Mr. Handyman team has decided to let this slide for now.

  • Sam

    Sam H.

    Service Professional

    Sam was our second hire and has been with Mr. Handyman since day one. Sam has spent the last ten years as a professional handyman. Before that, and while providing homeowners with excellent worksmanship, Sam has worked as a design assistant for a NC kitchen and interior home remodeling company where he worked with CAD to design cabinets and provide consultations and installations to homeowners. Sam has also built custom furniture for a local school in Chapel Hill and is an amazing craftsman. His attention to detail and quality work shines through in all he does, including baking cookies for our office!

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    Gary F.

    Service Professional

    Gary hails from Illinois and just moved down to the sunny South in 2020. Gary has over 15 years experience and has worked in many trades. His wonderful resume includes: lead carpenter, project manager, home remodeling specialist, and he also owned his own kitchen and bathroom remodeling company for 5 years. He has worked in high rise condo's in the "Windy City" and 100 year old historic homes. He has an awesome family and wishes he had more time to golf!

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    Customer Service Representative

    Tami has been in sales for most of her career. She has also been a real estate agent and has worked in the banking industry. She has a wonderful family. Originally from California, she has lived in NC for the last 16 years. She enjoys helping people and making sure we do the best job we can for our customers and our team of technicians. She assists with our social media, mailing “thank you” cards, scheduling, answering phones, and making sure that our customers receive the highest level of customer service every day.

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    Service Professional

    Ed served in the Army and attended Durham Tech for Carpentry and Historic preservation. He has over 25 year's experience in home repair, remodeling, bath and kitchen remodels. Ed and his wife are big Durham Bulls fans. For over 20 years Ed has been the volunteer greenskeeper at, Durham's top rated, Valley Springs Disc Golf Course.

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    Service Professional

    Rick served in the US Navy where he graduated Nuclear Power School. He has worked as a lead carpenter, cabinet maker, installer, foreman custom home builder, and has owned his own construction business. He enjoys building furniture, cheering on his Miami Dolphins, and spending time with his family.