Kevin received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Central Florida in 2004. After Graduation he began his career with Florida Catastrophe working as a contents/cleaning technician and was promoted to contents/cleaning manager the same year. During his time at Florida Catastrophe Kevin has managed several large commercial and residential water mitigation jobs. Today, he serves as the Water Mitigation Manager, Mold Remediation Manager, and Estimator. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, fishing and coaching baseball.
Steve Cecere was born in Geneva, NY, but grew up in Jacksonville, FL where he attended Terry Parker HS. Steve is a graduate of FSU. Steve has been an estimator and project manager with Florida Catastrophe for almost 20 years. Father of two boys and one girl, he is very active in the community with coaching youth sports and helping out with his local church. He takes pride in knowing he does everything he can to please our customers and goes the extra mile to make sure they are 100% satisfied with the work that was performed. Haag Certified Roof Inspector, Notary, Certified Adjuster (CA) and EPA Certified.
Tracy grew up in Central Florida and graduated from Lake Howell High School. Ms. Gonzalez worked in local banks for six years prior to joining the staff at FLA-CAT. Tracy has the responsibility of receiving the claims from all three offices; she does everything from making the initial contact with the customer to tracking the completion of our emergency services. Tracy is an avid softball player and enjoys spending time with her children.
Originally from Lake Mary and graduated from Lake Mary High School. Matt attended Manatee Community College before being drafted by the Oakland A’s. Mr. Allegra played professional baseball for seven years before retiring due to injury. After baseball Matt joined the City of Sanford fire department, where he served as a fireman for five years. Matt is an assistant varsity baseball coach for Orangewood Christian High School as well as an assistant coach for the Winter Park Diamond Dogs of the Florida Collegiate Summer League.
Cabinet Department Manager/Chief Designer
Mike started his trade in a small family owned custom cabinet shop just outside of Charlotte, NC where he learned how to build and install cabinets. Mr. Williamson has over 27 years of experience in kitchen & bath design and is fully versed in the 20/20 3-D cabinet design software that allows the customer to see what their dream kitchen can look like before it’s installed.
Andrely is originally from Puerto Rico and she moved to Orlando in 2003. She joined the FLA-CAT team in 2004. Andrely has worked as a technician in the field department for years and was recently promoted to Field/Contents Manager. She is IICRC Fire and Smoke Restoration Certified. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from SUAGM. She’s often saving stray animals and in her spare time she volunteers for several organizations. Andrely also enjoys seeing movies on the big screen, working out and playing volleyball and basketball.
Austin grew up in Central Florida and graduated from Lake Brantley High School before moving on to graduate from the University of South Florida. Where he competed in division 1 baseball for four years while studying environmental sciences and communications. Today, he serves as an Estimator on our team. In his spare time he enjoys biking, surfing, weightlifting, and softball.
Administrative Assistant/Claims Coordinator
Deanna was born in Manhattan, NY, lived there for 10 years before moving to Puerto Rico where she graduated high school. She has been in Central Florida for the past 12 years where she is raising her son. Prior to joining FLA-CAT she was a patient services coordinator at a physical therapy clinic for two years. Her career background ranges from spending a few years in the hospitality industry as well as a year in marketing with Anheuser-Busch. Deanna is dedicated to living a healthy lifestyle and spends her free time involved in her son’s extracurricular activities, of which includes martial arts.
David was born and raised in Central Florida. He went to Lake Brantley High School. Went to junior college at Eastern Florida State College and then transferred to Mars Hill University in Western North Carolina. Played baseball in college. Graduated with a degree in Athletic Training. Enjoys going fishing, shooting, and watching football.
Tom Meyerer graduated from Florida State University in 1994 with a degree in Criminology. His career started with Target Corporation, He was a Store Manager in Columbus, Ohio and Atlanta, Ga. He continued his over 13 years of retail management experience in Charlotte, NC as a member of the Southeast expansion team for Kohl’s Corporation. From there, moving him back to Orlando, FL, he co -founded a custom remodeling/cabinetry company and for the past 12 years has produced many successful projects, both residential and commercial.
Tom spends his free time with his wife of 19 years, their twin boys Jacob and Jackson, and daughter MacKenzie. Tom brings experience of custom remodeling projects and quality customer service to Florida Catastrophe Corporation.
Sonja was born in New York where she lived for 16 years. Prior to joining FLA-CAT she worked in the mortgage industry as an Account Manager, and then went on into the medical field. In her spare time she enjoys coaching softball, working out, traveling, and relaxing with family and friends.
A native of Philadelphia PA, Jerry has a long resume with construction. After majoring in finish carpentry, framing and concrete engineering in high school he started remodeling homes, apartments and commercial buildings with one of the largest real estate company’s in PA. Starting about 1995 Jerry ran his own successful trim company in Atlanta area and project manager for commercial dental office construction. Since 2010 he’s called Central Florida home working in estimating and project management.
Thomas was born and raised in Northwestern Connecticut where he started racing BMX at the age of 12, eventually earning pro status and competing across the country. After a few major injuries he took a hiatus from racing, but has started again and just won the regional championships in Evans GA.
He became interested in property restoration while working in the textile restoration field as a young man, gaining certifications in many more areas of damage restoration as he progressed in the field. Tom has over 18 years of experience in the industry and continues to expand his expertise to better serve our customers. He enjoys racing BMX, riding his Harley, playing guitar, and spending time with his family and friends, especially his grand-daughter…who he is coaching to be the next BMX World Champion.
Morgan was born in raised in Central Florida and graduated from Lake Brantley High School, after high school she attended the University of Central Florida and graduated with a degree in Communication. Prior to joining FLA-CAT, Morgan worked as a Sales Director for a chain of Assisted Living Communities. Morgan is continuing her experience in sales working as the Director of Business Development for our company. In her free time, you can catch Morgan in the local Orlando/ College Park area trying new restaurants and enjoying time with friends and family.
Water Mitigation Manager
David, originally from New York, joined the FLA-CAT Team in the summer of 2002. David served as a water technician, where he mitigated and managed emergency responses in both homes and large commercial losses. David is certified in IICRC Water Damage and other related certifications.
Recently, promoted to management in the Water Mitigation department, David ensures that this department is ready and accessible for any incoming emergencies. In his spare time, David travels to other areas of the country with his family.
Grant grew up in Central Florida where he graduated from Lake Brantley High School. He went on to attend The University of Florida and graduated with a degree in Construction Management. Prior to joining FLA-CAT, Grant worked as an Assistant Project Manager for the Haskell Company in Frisco, Texas. He is now continuing his experience as a Project manager for our company. In his free time, he loves to hunt, fish, and enjoys spending time with friends and family.
Cass was born and raised in Polk County and attended Auburndale Highschool. After high school Cass joined the US Army and was in Human Resources and served 4 years in Germany including one tour in Afghanistan. Following the military, he spent a couple of years as a roof inspector/ estimator. Cass serves as an Estimator for our Polk County office and is a great asset to our team. In his free time Cass enjoys fishing and hanging out with friends and family.
I was born and raised in Baltimore, MD lived there for 30 years prior to relocating to central Florida 6 years ago. I bring 15+ Years of Office Administration and Full-Charge Bookkeeping Experience ranging from Industrial Gaskets & Seals, High-end Collision Repair and Real Estate to the table. I love spending quality time with my family and close friends. Some of my favorite things to do consist of playing with my fur babies, watching my daughter play softball, fishing, going to the beach, making memories, and just living life to the fullest.
Gabi was born in Brazil and moved to America in 2008 with her family. She has worked directly with auto insurance adjusters for 3 years before entering the reconstruction industry. Prior to joining FLA-CAT, she worked in the restoration business managing claims and planning development events. Today, she is one of our members in the cabinet division helping our clients rebuild their kitchen. Gabi spends her free time doing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, weightlifting, shooting and reading books.”
I graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration in 1990.
The majority of my professional career has been in sales and management in the Wholesale Distribution of building materials.
I have been married to my beautiful wife for 25 years and have two awesome sons that are attending the University of Central Florida as well studying Mechanical Engineering and Accounting.
My family and I have been members of First Baptist Sweetwater Church since 1994.
My favorite past time and interests are spending time with my family, playing sports, old cars, listening to music, and watching movies (although I typically have a very difficult time staying awake throughout the entire movie, therefore I typically can’t recall much of the movie).
One of my personal leisure time goals is to have a vacation home in The Great Smoky Mountains!