NORRIS GEARHART, CR, CCHM
President/CEO, Gearhart & Associates, LLC.
Norris Gearhart has been involved with disaster response, mitigation, and restoration services since 1985 and holds multiple national and international certifications and professional designations. He provides technical consulting across the United States, Europe, Asia, Panama, Mexico, and Australia and served as an expert for testimony in numerous legal cases.
Prior to forming Gearhart and Associates, LLC., Norris was the Chief Operating Officer for TOMI™ Environmental Solutions, Inc. (OTCQB: TOMZ) a global bacteria decontamination and infectious disease control company, providing solutions for indoor surface decontamination through manufacturing, sales and licensing of their premier platform of Hydrogen Peroxide aerosols, products, and technologies. He has served in leadership and consulting roles with Allied Fire & Flood, Johns & Lyng, Restorx in Australia, Allstate Insurance Company, Travelers Insurance Company, B&G Restoration DKI, Paul Davis Restoration, and Rolyn Companies. Norris has served as a council member for the National Institute of Disaster Restoration and on the Board of Directors for the Restoration Industry Association.
He has served as an instructor for the Restoration Industry Association's (RIA) highest professional designation; Certified Restorer (CR).
He holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in Business Administration from Louis University in Evanston Illinois.