Meet The Bear Team
Bear Restoration is an Albuquerque NM-based company providing solutions to residential and commercial properties impacted by water, fire, storm or other disasters. By servicing both Residential and Commercial sectors, Bear Restoration has seen and solved a wide array of situations and dynamic challenges enabling us to leverage our experience to stand out in our industry.
Field Supervisor, with over 25 years’ experience.
Restoration and Mitigation Manager with 25 years of experience.
IICRC certified Applied microbial remediation Applied structural drying Carpet cleaning Fire & Smoke Restoration Odor control Water damage restoration
President, and Owner since 2001.
Jeff attended college in Florida and Minnesota (University of Minnesota). His previous career was primarily in sales for most of his life. Jeff played hockey and baseball and enjoys golf, scuba diving – volunteers as Handicapped Scuba Buddy to disabled divers, bird hunting, and travel.
Certifications: IICRC certified Applied microbial remediation Applied structural drying Carpet cleaning Fire & Smoke Restoration Odor control Water damage restoration
Joseph (Chance) Levesque
Tenant Improvement Specialist with over 30 years’ experience in the construction field.
In 1991 Chance returned to college and obtained his Associates Degree in Electronics. Chance spent a few years in the Electronics industry, but never strayed too far from the construction industry, continuing to work construction side jobs. Chance has a wife and two boys.
Chance’s wife works in the Mortgage industry, and they flip homes in their spare time. One of Chance’s boys graduated college from NMSU and works for the state of N.M. and his other son currently attends high school.
Chance enjoys sports, camping, fishing, working with kids and spending time with his family and friends.
Achievements and Certifications: 30 years construction experience Associates Degree in Electronics GB2 Contractors License 15 years business owner
Certifications: Certified home inspector Lead Mold New Mexico high school coach
General Manager and Production Manager with 26 years in the restoration/construction industry.
Anthony and his family enjoy the outdoors camping, hunting, and fishing. They’re also a soccer family. He’s played soccer his entire life and now coaches. Both of his boys play at a very high level and hope to play at the college level.
Anthony got into the restoration/construction business through his cousins who were the previous owners. He started working part-time after school and weekends working his way up the company to his current position.
Certifications/training: Water & fire restoration Carpet cleaning & carpet reinstallations Lead testing Numerous mold remediation courses.
Estimator with 15 years’ experience.
Cary got started in the construction industry by chance and has been involved in it most of his life. His experience has been primarily commercial which includes electrical, building controls and factory automation.
Veronica M. Leyba
Office Manager, and Customer Relations with over 20 Years in the construction industry.