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Tom is the founding member of DAI and represents us as our senior partner. He is a national project coordinator/operational manager with over 25 years of success. He oversees all phases of restoration on regional, national and individual catastrophic disasters and leads on environmental projects for the private, government and insurance sector clients.

His experience includes:

  •         National Project Coordinator for insurance, restoration and disaster industry
    (mold, fire, water)
  •         Project coordinates/manages multi-million dollar restoration and remediation projects
  •         Consulting/clerking for insurance and restoration industries
  •         Consulting/clerking for mold remediation and lead abatement
  •         Developing strategy execution plans for the restoration industry
  •         Budgeting and cost control
  •         Bidding, estimating and proposals
  •         Sub-contractor and crew supervision
  •         Change order management
  •         Site safety/OSHA compliance
  •         Document Restoration
Tom Gervasio
Senior Member

Maxx is responsible for developing and executing operational excellence for our disaster restoration, emergency response and residential recovery services for our New England clients. He has led a coordinated effort to build strategic and tactical partnerships between our clients, vendors, and DAI Restore.


  • 13 years of experience in the Disaster Restoration and Emergency Response Restoration
  • Responsible for  many contracts for disaster restoration services throughout New England
  • Certification: Fire and Smoke Damage Recovery, Applied Microbial Remediation, Trauma & Biohazard Disinfecting, Tile & Carpet Cleaning, Water Damage Restoration, Level 1 Thermography, and Confined Space.
  • Xactimate Estimator



Maxx Gervasio
Chief Operating Officer Local RI
& Regional New England

James has more than 25 years of experience in the property damage emergency response industry.  James is highly sought after for his document restoration expertise & has been highly involved in the private sector and government sector.  He is dedicated to ensuring that our clients get a prompt response to any situation that may arise along with a successful outcome.


  • 25 years in Property & Document Restoration
  • Document Restoration expert
  • Extensive hurricane and storm recovery experience
  • Catastrophe situations including Hurricanes Floyd, Isabel, Ivan, Katrina, Harvey, Maria, and many others
  • Water Damage expert
  • Fire Damage expert



James W. Gilbert
Chief Operating Officer National
Large Loss Division