About Us

Elite Environmental

Elite Environmental was founded in 1997 on the belief that every company deserves professional help they can depend on when it comes to their environmental concerns. Customer satisfaction is our main goal, and repeat business is how we stay in business.

Gribbins Specialty Group

In 2018, Elite Environmental joined Gribbins Specialty Group, a family of companies offering specialty construction services and products to industrial and commercial customers throughout the United States.  Headquartered in Evansville, Indiana, Gribbins Specialty Group includes Gribbins, a premier mechanical insulation contractor founded in 1985.

Elite Environmental operates under the core values of the Gribbins Specialty Group family: integrity, safety, quality, and service.  These core values serve as the foundation for all the decisions we make and the work we do.

When you choose Elite Environmental for your needs, you will be in good company.

  • Alcoa
  • Mead Johnson
  • American Electric Power
  • Marathon Refinery
  • St. Vincent Hospital
  • Deaconess Hospital
  • Daramic
  • Aleris
  • Century Aluminum
  • University of Evansville
  • AstraZeneca
  • Henderson County Schools
  • Vincennes University
  • BWX Technologies
  • Southwest Dubois School Corporation
  • Texas Gas/Boardwalk Pipeline

Meet the Team

TJ Rogers

Estimator/Project Manager
TJ has worked in the restoration and cleaning industry for 14 years. He has worked his way through various positions including technician, lead tech, job file auditor, production manager, and project manager/estimator. TJ is well-versed in almost every aspect of the restoration business and has worked diligently to be as educated and informed as possible to service customers. His IICRC certifications include ASD, CCT, FSRT, HST, OCT, RRT, and WRT. TJ has also acquired his Journeyman Water Restorer designation and has started working towards Master Water Restorer by the IICRC.

Jennifer Wilson

Administrative Assistant
Jennifer has worked for Elite for 7 years. She does our accounting and helps with the admin side of the company getting our team the information they need. Jennifer also helps with HR responsibilities getting team members the proper paperwork to start working.

Nate Schiff

Field Superintendent
Nate has been with Elite since February of 2021. He oversees the field employees and operations, ensuring projects are completed safely, on time, and under budget. Nate works closely with project managers and estimators to schedule projects based on the available resources at any given time of the year.

Zach Virgin

General Manager
Zach started as our General Manager on May 13, 2024. He is from Chandler, Indiana and is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix, expected to graduate in 2025. He is also planning to get his MBA from the University of Tennessee. He is excited about the family environment and consistent growth at Elite. Zach loves interfacing with customers, the administrative teams, project teams, and seeing a project from incubation all the way to billing. Before Gribbins, he held management positions at local industrial plants, where he gained valuable experience in overseeing operations and leading teams. When asked who inspires him, Zach said, “My son and wife.” Outside of work, he enjoys spending time outdoors, duck and goose hunting, golfing, traveling, and spending time with his family.