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Meet Our Owners

Jonathan Blakely
Owner and Founder of Quality Janitorial

A native of Asheville, Jonathan oversees all aspects of the day-to-day operations. He is a graduate of A-B Tech with degrees in Marketing and Business Administration, and Mechanical Engineering. Jonathan has over 40 years of management experience,32 in the janitorial industry. He manages the sales and services departments of Quality Janitorial. With successful experiences in managing operations, supervising and motivating staff- he aims to achieve common goals; and most important of all, providing outstanding customer service. 

 He and wife, Namurah have two sons, Jonathan and Preston, and if he’s not in the office, you will probably find him camping in the mountains.

He is proficient in stripping and waxing floors, carpet extraction and bonnet cleaning, office cleaning and restroom cleaning and sanitizing and shares his extensive knowledge through employee training. 

Namurah Blakely

Originally from Asheville, Namurah is a graduate of Mars Hill College with a Bachelor’s degree in Allied Health and AS Nursing. Her knowledge of the health care industry is vital to Quality Janitorial for implementing requirements in servicing medical facilities.  Namurah too is  proficient in stripping and waxing floors, carpet extraction and bonnet cleaning, office cleaning and restroom cleaning and sanitizing and shares his extensive knowledge of employee training.

She oversees daily office operations and other responsibilities including administrative, billing, human resources policies & procedures, payroll, quarterly tax preparation and submission. Namurah assists Quality Janitorial in maintaining a professional, safe and clean working environment by inspecting and scheduling routine customer walk-throughs to ensure customer satisfaction. 

 On her off-time she enjoys gardening and family time with her high school sweetheart Jonathan, their two sons, and of course, her furry friends, Lena and Baily. 

Meet Our Managers


Mia Terry Simpson
Operations Manager

Mia plans, organizes, directs and controls the activities of the field operations on a daily basis for Quality Janitorial Group Inc. She is responsible for the performance of all department functions.  Mia reviews and approves adequate plans and staff for all cleaning accounts.

 She also defines and recommends objectives in each area of the operation to improve productivity. She assist in selecting and maintaining qualified personnel. Mia develops and presents important matters requiring a decision to the President, so they get the attention they deserve in a timely fashion.

Detail-oriented and self-driven, Mia has a keen eye for problem-solving, production quality and expert supervision for day-to-day operations. Mia has been with Quality Janitorial for over a decade and has a strong understanding of maintenance, customer relations, safety, security, and logistics. Mia is a graduate of Mars Hill University. She enjoys playing basketball and hiking.


Jonathan Blakely
Sr. Janitorial Manager

As a part of the Quality team since birth, Jonathan brings management experience with a strong work ethic and critical thinking skills. He is a graduate of Appalachian State University. Jonathan has a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and a minor in Health Promotions. Jonathan leads our specialized team of customer-focused, detail-oriented individuals. He ensures that each job is clearly defined and communicated to the rest of our staff. He conducts ongoing, regular customer service and follow-up calls with the management team at every location. In his off time, Jonathan trains and manages athletes in strength and plyometrics at his business, Potential Sport and Fitness along with his sister, Shamia T. Simpson



Robert Mosley
Janitorial Manager

Robert Mosley, originally from Rutherfordton, has spent the majority of his adult

life in Asheville NC.  Haven been a student at A-B Tech, Robert brings a fresh approach to the industry. Rob is a hands on manager that "likes to get in and be involved with what is going on in my accounts" A proud father of three, he likes spending his extra time with his family. Energetic and enthusiastic about what is next. Robert, as the newest member of the management team, is committed to providing our customers with complete facility solutions using his unique skills and abilities.

 Michelle Rubio                                                                                                 Human Resources

Michelle Rubio is a native of West Virginia, she relocated with her family to Asheville 17 years ago. Michelle is married with one son. In her extra time, she enjoys cooking, gardening, and spending time outdoors with her family and their dog Willie. 

Michelle has experience establishing company policies for many local businesses.  Michelle is responsible for directing all aspects of the Human Resources Department, while delegating responsibilities among the heads of the different departments of the company. Michelle brings many years experience in business development which includes oversite on accounting, payroll and internal operations.


                                        Ashley Ogle                                          Office/Recruiter

 Ashley is a native of Western North Carolina and attended Enka High School. Ashley is married and has one daughter. During her free time Ashley enjoys 

watching sports, especially Clemson Football, going to the beach and spending time with her family. Ashley is active in volunteering within the mental health community in her spare time where she serves as a Peer Support Specialist.



Yusuf Hakim

Sr. Member Janitorial Manager

Originally from Brooklyn, New York, Yusuf is a graduate of Shaw University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management.  Having been a part of the Quality Team since 2008, Yusuf enjoys being with his grandchildren, helping others, reading and playing chess.

Yusef creates and manages long term relationships with our industrial and local government accounts. His many years of experience as a manger in the industry and his attention to detail, have become invaluable asset in the daily activities at Quality Janitorial. 



Karen Gallagher
Office Administrator/Inside Sales

Karen recently moved to the area from Florida where she has 30 plus years of experience in the janitorial industry.  Karen and her husband are looking forward to spending time with their grandchildren and starting a new chapter in their lives here in Asheville.

 Artie Earp

 Born and raised in Charleston, SC, Artie   attended Mars Hill College where he   studied Sports Management. He is a proud   member of Theta Chi fraternity and is a f     founding Father of the Mars Hill College   Chapter. Artie brings over 28 years of   experience in sales and customer service   t o the Quality team. He loves spending   time with his family, driving and exploring   new places, playing golf and watching   college football.



Preston Blakely Finance Manager

Preston is an Asheville Native.  Preston was recently sworn in as the Mayor of Fletcher NC.  Preston earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and African American Studies from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Additionally, he earned his Master of Public Affairs from Western Carolina University.  Preston brings with him his strong knowledge of policy, processes, and analytical and practical skills He enjoys spending time with his dog Nala, exercising, and being active in his community.

Preston  manages  daily office operations and other responsibilities including administrative, billing, human resources policies & procedures, payroll. He is responsible for enhancing current financial and business processes, maintaining positive customer relationships and attaining new business. Preston oversees all operational budgets and fiscal responsibilities.

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