NW Florida’s Leading Roofing Contractor
At Citadel Roofing and Restoration, we’ve built our company on providing just that – quality work that you can rest assured will stand the test of time. From roofing services to home renovations and storm restoration, we’ll treat your home like the fortress that it is to your family.
Owners Sam Venker and Mark Brown understand the importance of family and providing loved ones with a safe, comfortable home in which to make memories that will last a lifetime. They founded Citadel Roofing & Restoration with the intent to put their unique interests and skills to work for families in the Northern Florida Panhandle – providing quality roofing and restoration solutions, with a focus on superior customer service and overall customer satisfaction.
With a background in the corporate world of finance and accounting, Mark always dreamed of putting his skills to use in the construction field, and eventually began to pursue his passion of becoming a licensed contractor.
Originally from Troy, AL, Mark, his wife and two daughters live in Santa Rosa Beach Florida. Although being from Alabama originally, Mark grew up coming to Panama City Beach and his mother and grandparents are from Port St. Joe Florida. Mark’s grandfather, who grew up in Carrabelle FL, worked at the St. Joe Paper Mill early in his career before getting into the Automobile business where he operated the Ford dealership in Port St. Joe for decades.
Mark has fond memories of visiting his family in Port St. Joe and Mexico Beach during his childhood. Outside of work, Mark is an avid fisherman and loves grilling out for friends and family.
Boasting experience in residential construction plus a background in insurance, Sam has the skills and resources to provide customers with the roofing and restoration solutions that best meet their needs. A native of Charlotte, NC, Sam and his wife, two sons, and daughter live in Inlet Beach, FL. When not hard at work, you can find Sam fishing, on the golf course, or experimenting with a new recipe in the kitchen.
Legal Counsel and Project Manager
Michael grew up in Troy and graduated with a law and finance degree. He has worked in the attorney general’s office, in real estate law, and represented individual clients against large insurance companies. He has vast understanding of how the insurance claims process works and is here to help aid our customers when they need it most.
With an extensive background in construction, residential and commercial losses as a multi-line catastrophe adjuster, Brandon has the claims knowledge and skills to help our customers throughout the restoration process. Originally from Mobile, AL, Brandon and his wife and two dogs live in Santa Rosa Beach, FL. On his days off, you can find Brandon spending time with his family, fishing or on a golf course.
Having 8 years as a fighter aircraft mechanic in the Air Force, Trot has an expert eye for detecting the smallest abnormalities. This training led him to pursue a career where attention to detail is of the upmost importance. Being a Certified Water Damage Restoration Technician, Licensed Insurance Adjuster, and experienced Project Manager, Trot has the skill set necessary to serve our customers in the highest capacity. Also a Troy, AL native, Trot is now living locally and is excited to bring his skill set to helping his community.
Citadel Roofing and Restoration is a 5 star rated Florida Roofing Contractor on Google and on Facebook. We have are accredited with the Better Business Bureau, a DBPR licensed contractor and proud to be a HomeAdvisor Screened & Approved business.