Meet our Team!

James posing in front of a banner in the office
James
Move Consultant

James is our friendliest move consultant. He, not only has a pleasant voice over the phone but also has top-notch customer service skills! James is compassionate, understanding, and diligent and our clients enjoy booking their moving services with him. After a day of work, James enjoys spending time with his fiance, reading a good book, and making dinner.

Tony in front of one moving truck in Ocala
Tony
Crew Leader/Driver

Tony is for sure one valuable crew member in our Ocala/The Villages office. He is a very dedicated, great team player and a hard worker; always delivering top-notch customer service to our clients. When he's not Moving People Forward®, we can find him practicing sports, working out, or fishing. Tony has received high compliments from our customers and coworkers for his work quality and integrity. We are happy he is part of our team and represents TWO MEN AND A TRUCK well!

Whitney Ocala crew leader in front of our moving truck
Whitney
Crew Leader

Whitney has been with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK for 3 months and is our rising star! She has completed training to transition from mover to Crew Leader. Whitney's strengths are her discipline and determination, enjoys traveling and meeting new people. When she is not at work, we can find her working out at the gym, boxing, or at car shows. All the peers and coworkers can see her great communication skills and her contagious high energy! Whitney is a great asset in our team and we all enjoy having her in the team.

Advance Crew leader and driver in Ocala
Vince
Advanced Crew Leader and Driver

Vince has been with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK for more than a year. He has advanced in his job rapidly, due to his passion for what he does. His attention to detail, ethics and his amazing customer service skills have been the key to success in his career! Customers and team members enjoy working with him. He likes helping people moving into their next stage of life whether it is to their first home or their next. When he's not working, we can find him enjoying the outdoors, playing ultimate frisbee or playing video games.

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Solomon
Advanced Crew Leader

Solomon has been with our franchise for over a year. He has excellent skills and has moved up quickly to be an Advanced Crew Leader in the team. The principal focus while performing a job is taking care of our customers and their belongings. Solomon's experience and fast adaptability allow him to effectively manage any scenario. When he's not "Moving People Forward®" we can find him spending time with his wife and playing with his pets.

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Phil
Mover Manager

Phil is a US Army Veteran and has been with our franchise for 5 years. He has held different positions in the franchise and became a Mover Manager in 2018. His unmatched communications skills and discipline are great assets when performing the daily tasks in the office. When Phil is not at work, we can find him exploring different restaurants in town or just unwinding with friends and family.

David Operations Manager
David
Operations Manager

David has been with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK for almost 7 years. He started working with us in Tampa as a Driver and a Crew Leader. He served in the US Marine Corps and also has a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology. His experience in the military and knowledge in Psychology have been key for David to become a great problem solver and a disciplined communicator within our organization at any level; he has a great ability to solve problems quickly and efficiently. We are so lucky to have him in our franchise!

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Deryk
General Manager

Our General Manager, Deryk Shepherd, started with TWO MEN AND A TRUCK in December of 2006. He worked as a driver/crew leader for five years at 3 different franchises. Later, he assumed the Operations Manager position at the Tampa office from 2012 until 2014, where he developed a new system for quality control, training and hiring processes with great success. It was this remarkable initiative that drove him to accept the position as General Manager in Ocala/The Villages in August 2014. Here, he has taken our company to be voted “Best of the Best” moving company two years in a row, by our citizens in Ocala.
He also has successfully established different programs like the on-site storage, our Last-Mile delivery service and the creation of a Senior Transition Package to ease the move of our elderly citizens into either an Assisting or independent Living or Memory Care facilities. Born in Ohio, he moved to Tampa in 1996 and went to school to the Aerospace Engineering program. In his free time, he enjoys working on his muscle cars and playing ultimate frisbee. Deryk’s dedication and ethics are a model of what TWO MEN AND A TRUCK values are, regarding the company’s commitment to exemplary integrity and customer service.

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Jamie
Sales Manager

Jamie has been with our team for more than three years. She has a background in retail industry management with a focus on customer service. Her experience dealing with clients and management has been a very valuable asset for our team. She is very detail-oriented and great at communicating with customers, making sure their move process goes smoothly every step of the way. When Jamie isn't working at TWO MEN AND A TRUCK, she loves spending time with her husband riding their motorcycle in the warm Florida weather.