Mark is the CEO/President/Owner of Affordable Roofing and has enjoyed his title of a successful businessman since 2012, when he purchased the company from its previous owners. Before becoming the owner of our company, Mr. Abbott was a sales consultant for Affordable Roofing. However, After the storms of 2012 the out of town owners of Affordable were preparing to close its doors. Seeing an opportunity, Mr. Abbott purchased the company and turned it into the largely successful company that is now Affordable Roofing, Siding and Gutters. In his spare time, Mark enjoys attending church with his family, sharing his faith, and travelling. Prior to owing Affordable Roofing, Siding and Gutters Mark served the church in many capacities as pastor, youth & C.E. director, general director and administrative bishop. Originally from Delmarva, Mark moved to Tennessee in 1978 to attend Lee College where he earned his master’s degree. Mark has attended both Lee &Washington Bible College and has his master’s degree from the Pentecostal Theological Seminary. Mark is married to Valerie Abbott and has five sons Mark Jr, Ben, Joel, Caleb, and Jacob.
Jacob is the Vice President of Affordable Roofing and operations manager of roofing and gutter production. He has been with Affordable Roofing for over 6 years, first starting out as an office assistant, but quickly made his way up the ladder to operations manager utilizing his people skills and excellent organization and time management. From his role as operations manager, he then moved up to also hold the title of Vice President. In his free time, Jacob enjoys playing music and he even used to work on major cruise lines as a band member. Jacob is a world traveler and hopes to eventually take on ownership of Affordable Roofing.
Sabrina is the Office Manager/Bookkeeper at Affordable Roofing and has been with the company as Mark’s right hand since shortly after he assumed ownership of Affordable Roofing in 2013. Since she began her employment at Affordable, Sabrina has worn many hats here at Affordable from receptionist, to production to marketing she knows every aspect of Affordable and will always ensure the smooth sailing behind the scenes as we continue to grow and become even more successful. Sabrina loves working at Affordable and is very dedicated to her job and while Sabrina does devote a lot of her time to her job, she also enjoys being home with her three kids, James, Isabella and Dean and spending time with her husband, Derrick as well as taking family trips to amusement parks and seeing concerts with her family.
Glenn is our general contractor and has a lifetime of experience working in construction. From building homes to general home improvement projects, Glenn has extensive knowledge in every aspect of what it takes to be a general contractor. In his daily duties, Glenn oversees the construction jobs in production at Affordable Roofing and manages a warehouse of employees to ensure that jobs are done quickly, efficiently, and with attention to detail for optimum results. In his free time, Glenn, a navy veteran enjoys being outdoors where he goes camping, kayaking, and horseback riding.
Derrick is one of our Production Managers and has been with the company since shortly after Mark took ownership of Affordable in 2012. In his time here, Derrick has broken many personal records and developed long term, meaningful relationships with his customers. He is also our in-house Roofing Specialist because of his experience as a roofer for 10 years he is vastly knowledgeable in shingle roofing, flat roofing, & technical repair projects. In his free time, Derrick enjoys being with his family, watching the Chicago Bears play football, and going on family trips with his 2 sons, James and Dean daughter, Isabella and wife, Sabrina.
Grayland is the production manager over the siding and windows division and has been employed by Affordable Roofing since November of 2017. Grayland comes from a background with extensive knowledge of the home improvement business and in his past places of employment trained salespeople, made sales, and managed large divisions of people. In his free time, Grayland enjoys grilling and is a big UT Vols football fan.
We were delighted to have Jon join Affordable Roofing, Siding and Gutters, LLC in January of 2018. He brought with him a decade-long history in the home improvement industry that makes him an asset to his clients and our team. As a Sales Consultant Jon specializes in developing estimates for roofing, siding, window, and gutter projects which allows him to continually demonstrate his excellence in sales and product knowledge. When not spending him time assisting his clients with their home improvement needs, he enjoys competitive fishing and spending time his wife and two daughters.
We were delighted to welcome Jamey to the Affordable Roofing, Siding and Gutters family in January of 2018. Jamey brought with him a decade-long history in the home improvement industry that makes him an asset to his clients and our team. As a Sales Consultant he specializes in developing estimates for roofing, siding, window, and gutter projects. Jamey is currently working towards earning his Insurance Adjuster License which will make him even more of an asset to his clients and team. Jamey enjoys spending his free time on the river with friends and looks forward to the fall football season every fall.
As the Accounts Receivable Clerk at Affordable, Vicki handles all the customers payments, invoices, and collections. She has been with Affordable for 8 months starting out as a part time receptionist assisting customers with a friendly, positive attitude, she has moved up with the company holding many different roles, ultimately landing in her current position. Along with helping the office, she helps ensure Sabrina has what she needs to help keep the company running smoothly. Vicki also handles the Overhead Care Club offering customers exclusive membership to amazing benefits and perks!
As the Client Services Coordinator, Elizabeth has the pleasure of working directly with owners to address their needs for home and business repairs, new installations, and replacement projects. Elizabeth coordinates with our dedicated sales representatives, management team, and office staff to ensure a seamless process from a client’s first appointment, through contract finalization, to the project moving into production. Her position also plays an integral role in our sales, social media, and marketing management. A part of the Affordable Roofing family since April 2020, she first began as our Front Office Production Coordinator before growing into her new role. Elizabeth brings her outgoing personality, reliability, and attention to detail to everything she does. She is a graduate of Mississippi State University and has over a decade of experience in business & office technology, social media marketing, and coordination. In her free time Elizabeth enjoys traveling with her daughter, learning to make new vegan dishes, and kayaking the many beautiful waterways in east Tennessee.
Kortney is a 2019 graduate of Walker Valley High School. After starting as an assistant receptionist in summer 2020, she transitioned into her present role with Affordable Roofing in January 2021. We are excited to see her grow with our company! Kortney is the first smiling face you will see when visiting our office. She is responsible for opening client files into production, registering GAF roofing warranties, organizing warranty repairs, and other client-centered production tasks. Kortney enjoys watching tv, drawing and painting, and spending time with her loved ones in her free time.
Scott joined the Affordable Roofing team in the repair division in June 2020. Scott’s professionalism, attention to detail, and work ethic quickly moved him up into the role of Warehouse Manager. Scott is responsible for inventory management, helping with material purchasing, keeping up with crew hours, and other tasks to keep the warehouse team running smoothly. When not busy working, Scott enjoys football, boxing, and spending time with his girlfriend.