The Steamatic Team

Bill Sims, Chairman

Bill has been involved with Steamatic since 1983. Serving as VP of Operations and VP of Franchise Development during that time. In 2006 Bill purchased Steamatic, Inc. and relocated the company to its current location. Bill has been involved with sales and marketing since he graduated from Texas Christian University. Bill and his wife have two children and two grandchildren. Bill and his wife are actively involved in the Fort Worth community serving on boards of various organizations. Bill is currently the president of the TCU Fort Worth Alumni Network.

Steve Willis, President

Steve has over 20 years of experience in fire and water restoration, disaster recovery, indoor air quality, and HVAC ventilation system inspection and cleaning. As a noted trainer and continuing education provider, he has presented on industry related topics for various clients, as well as industry organizations such as IFMA, BOMA, ASHRAE, IAQA and NADCA.  Steve has served on committees for several national associations and is also recognized for writing articles on the subjects of disaster recovery and indoor air quality.

Steve holds multiple licenses and certifications from several associations and has received training from FEMA and the US Department of Homeland Security.  In addition, Steve holds three master level certifications from the IICRC.

Frank Van Zant, MWR, MSR, MTC, ASCS Director of Training and Education

Frank has been employed with Steamatic for a total of 38 years and has served in all areas of the cleaning restoration industry and has been the Director of Training and Education for Steamatic for the past 20 years.

Frank is an Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) Accredited Instructor for the Carpet Cleaning, Fire Damage Restoration, Mold Remediation and Water Damage Restoration courses and holds the Master Certification Designations in Fire, Water Damage Restoration, Textiles and Mold Remediation.

Additionally his certifications include; ACAC Certified Microbial Remediator and NADCA Air Conveyance Systems Specialist.

Frank is a committee member and has participated in the development of these restoration industry Standards; The IICRC/ANSI S500 Water Damage and IICRC/ANSI S520 Mold Remediation Standards, as well as the RIA Advisory Committee on the Fire Damage Standard.

Insurance Industry Continuing Education Coordinator for Steamatic INC.

Frank is also the national coordinator for Steamatic Continuing Education Courses for the Insurance Industry.

Jarrod Sims, Business Development

In May of 2007, Jarrod was named Business Development Manager of domestic and international markets by Steamatic. He is responsible for the overall growth, leadership, and initiative of the 45 year old company, including sales, marketing and operational support. Jarrod grew up in the Steamatic system working summers on cleaning and restoration crews in his hometown of Fort Worth, Texas. Before joining Steamatic fulltime, Jarrod held sales and market development positions with Texas Valve & Fitting Company in Dallas, Texas and with Buxton Company, in Fort Worth, Texas. Jarrod and his wife reside in Fort Worth, Texas and are actively involved in the Panther Club (Boys and Girls Club), Habitat for Humanity and the Special Olympics. Jarrod has his BBA ’'01 and MBA '07 from Texas Christian University.

Jarrod also holds the following industry certifications:

  • Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration (IICRC) - Carpet Cleaning, Water Damage Restoration and Fire & Smoke Restoration
  • National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA)- Air Systems Cleaning Specialist (ASCS)
  • Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)- Mold Remediation Worker