Dave & Marilyn Welychko


When Dave and Marilyn started Ripple Rock Restorations in 1996 the company was just a few pieces of equipment, with 4 staff members being run out of their home.  Over 20 years later Dave and Marilyn have grown Ripple Rock to 30 crew members operating out of both  Campbell River and Courtenay locations to service Central and Northern Vancouver Island and the surrounding Discovery Islands.

Brett Welychko

General Manager

Brett started with Ripple Rock in 2004.  In addition to being our General Manager, Brett oversees the company’s wood working and damage restoration shop.  With many years of experience as a carpenter and cabinet maker, Brett can restore damaged cabinets to match existing and is able to restore “priceless” antique furniture.  Brett holds certifications in Water Damage, Hazmat/Trauma Scene cleanup, and Carpet Cleaning.

Scott Richardson

Project Manager

Scott started with Ripple Rock in 2015 and now oversees our Courtenay branch office.  He holds certifications in Water Damage Restoration, Applied Microbial Remediation, AHERA Builder Inspection and is trained in Xactimate.

Cory McColman

Contents Restoration Division Manager

Cory started with Ripple Rock in 2000.  He leads our Contents Division which plays an important role in nearly every job that we are involved in.  Overseeing the contents crew, Cory is able to restore most belongings affected by flood and fire with several methods including use of our ultrasonic machine.

Tara Richardson

Office Manager

Tara started with Ripple Rock in 2007. She came to us with a background in Insurance which has been an asset in our industry. Tara takes the lead in the day to day operations of our two office locations and is also trained in Xactimate.

Helping us to put our lives back together

To Ripple Rock Restorations, Thanks so much for all your help and salvaging all that you could. We’re sorry for all the work we caused you but thank you for helping us to put our lives back together and for being so kind about it. Take care.
The Jackson Family