Two Maryland Locations: Frederick | Myersville



Our Key Personnel

Josh Lawson

Josh was born in Montgomery County in 1988 but grew up and has lived in Frederick for the past 22 years. He graduated from Urbana in 2006 then on to business management courses at the University of Maryland. At 18 years of age he started working and has continued to grow, eventually gaining Spectrum and pursuing a career in small business ownership.

He invests all of his efforts and time into his work, which is evident with how much Spectrum has grown over the past few years. He is always looking for new and innovative ways to grow the company while also making customers happier.

Spectrum has grown tremendously, taking on larger projects this year more than ever and helping the residents with the devastating summer flood of 2018 in Downtown Frederick.

He cares also for his community and enjoys participating in local fundraising events and takes great pride in Frederick which he will forever call it his home!

In his spare time, Josh enjoys traveling with his wife Rachel. While traveling overseas they like to take in the sights and smells but also Josh enjoys dipping his hand into photography and enjoys shooting different landscapes or whatever may spark his imagination.  He has a keen eye for detail and direction in life! He not only makes an excellent “boss,”  Josh makes things enjoyable, compassionate when needed, stern and to the point when the time calls.

Josh’s Certificates and Accomplishments include:

IICRC- Carpet Cleaning

IICRC- Water Damage Restoration

 Mold Remediation Supervisor

District of Columbia Mold Remediation

 Asbestos Inspector

Infectious Control Supervisor

Lead Renovator 


Rachel Lawson

Rachel grew up in Taylorsville, Maryland and has resided most of her life in Carroll County. She graduated from South Carroll in 2006 and moved briefly with her family to North Carolina where she attended business schooling at ECU. She now lives with her husband Josh, Molly her dog, and kitty.

Spectrum has become a huge part in her life and she enjoys watching it grow. You will see her behind the scenes or at the job site. Rachel brings her warm, generous heart to the table at Spectrum and it shows when she interacts with the clients.

In her spare time, she likes to travel, relax at the beach or spend time with her father in North Carolina. She also enjoys walking her dog Molly in Downtown Frederick when it’s not too cold! Cooking is great when she has the time for it.

Rachel holds certificates in:

3-day Asbestos Supervisor

Lead Supervisor

IICRC  Fire and Smoke

Robyn Ecker

 Has been in the water and fire restoration industry for over 25 years. Here at Spectrum she’s our go-to girl from booking jobs to helping customers with any insurance questions they might have with their claims or simple questions regarding our services. In her spare time she enjoys booking photography sessions and spending time with her wonderful family in North Carolina. Robyn is a great asset to Spectrum and we are so proud to have her as a part of the team! We wouldn’t know where we would be without her.

Robyn certifications include:

IICRC-Water Restoration

Roland Thompson

Starting his own flooring business in 1972 after he graduated Trade School, Roland Thompson swiftly found success. He’s been on television shows such as Extreme Home Makeover and Restaurant Impossible. Roland is passionate about his flooring as he is a co-op owner of a local carpet mill.

Roland is now semi-retired and does all of  Spectrums carpet inspections & repairs.

Brandon Jackson

Brandon Jackson, known by others as “Jackson,”  has a history in the carpet business and enjoys working for Spectrum. His uncles have been in the DMV area for over 30 plus years from carpet installation, but likes to stay closer to the Frederick area, so Spectrum was a great fit.

Jackson is a car enthusiast who enjoys working on his own car or spending time with his son and family.

Mike Phelps

Mike was introduced to the carpet cleaning and disaster restoration industry in 1999 through his wife’s father and his own company.  He quickly found that this was a fulfilling industry, providing services to customers in need when disaster strikes.

After working as an employee at his father in law’s company, he decided to start out on his own. He managed two companies for 13 years until 2013. After that, management and business development for a local disaster restoration company for about 3 and a half years in which he learned even more. Finally, he found his way back into Carpet Cleaning for Spectrum beginning of 2017 and now helps Spectrum have greener carpet cleaning while pursuing other business opportunities.

Every day he looks forward to new opportunities while building a team willing to fight and devote themselves to our customers.

  • Infection Control Certificate


    – Present

    Carpet Cleaning



    Carpet Repair & Reinstallation



    Certified Mold Awareness


    Certified Mold Inspector

    Environmental Solutions Association ( ESA )


    Certified Mold Professional

    Interactive Occupational Training


    Fire & Smoke Damage



    Health & Safety



    Initial Mold Inspection


    Journeyman Textile Cleaner



    Journeyman Water Restorer



    Master Water Restorer



    Upholstery Cleaning





John Hopper 

John has been in the carpet cleaning industry for over 10 years. He’s has been a proud member of of Spectrum since 2017.

John main craft is carpet cleaning but also has experience in installation, flood and restoration, and fire restoration clean up.

John has a fiancé of 8 years and 2 beautiful little girls that mean the world to him. His family is the most important thing in his life.

John has a dream of one day becoming a firefighter/EMT. Being able to help people when they’re down its his passion and it really shows in his work.

John hobby is trading stocks and always taking courses in financial’s. He also enjoys helping middle class families with budgeting and financials. 


John has a IICRC 1/2 credit in Water damage stabilization 



Elizabeth Lopez


Elizabeth is Spectrum customer happiness manager and is the engine that keeps Spectrum running. Prior to Spectrum, Elizabeth moved back to Frederick via Santa Fe, New Mexico where she lived in an Airstream for an entire year – including two winters and she has lots of stories about living and traveling in a Airstream. Now she has her focus on figuring out how to revolutionize the cleaning business and providing the best service possible! She also enjoys reading and doubling as a teacher for her 2 beautiful boys.


Deion turned down an offer to be starting point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers to explore his true calling — Carpet cleaning. When he’s not working, you’ll probably find Deion exploring walking and hiking in Poolesville, Maryland he can not get away from that small town feeling of Poolesville in Montgomery County, He also enjoys Spending time with his amazing girlfriend of 4 years, white-water rafting, or eating too much pizza.



Bill is a Production Technician at Spectrum of Frederick & Myersville. He has completed our rigorous Spectrum Employee Certification Training Program. This program teaches advanced cleaning and restoration techniques and how to properly use our state-of-the-art equipment. He has over a decade of experience in the cleaning and restoration industry.

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