Our Staff


Team O-SO-KLEEN 2015 Word of the Year

“Coming together is the beginning.  Keeping together is progress.  Working together is success.” Henry Ford

Dave Smith


I have been the owner of O So Kleen since 2008. I am married to a wonderful woman Dorothy, and have three outstanding sons…Taylor, Levi & Rylie. I enjoy involvement in the community through Rotary International, Hermiston Sports Boosters, Hermiston School Board, and our local church New Hope Community Church. My hobbies and interest include reading, tennis, golf, basketball and spending time with friends and family. My words of the year, SIMPLIFY
Keep life simple and live life to the fullest

  • Certified Carpet Technician
  • Certified Odor Control Technician

Dorothy Smith


Dorothy says that “she has been married to Dave for a long time” but that time has been awesome, exciting and well spent!! As with her husband she is very active in the community volunteering for many boards and activities most recently joining the new board for Campus Life because she has a passion for reaching unchurched kids in our community. She is also an active member of the Hermiston Altrusa and spends time with these awesome group of ladies doing great things in our community!! The loves of her life are her three sons in which she still spoils them even though they are all adults now…. In her spare time she loves to read…and read…and read but also plays softball and volleyball, referees volleyball, flower gardening and spending time with family and friends. She often says “there is never a dull moment at our house”. She is also the Owner of Shipping Solutions in Hermiston that provides shipping (UPS, FedEx & USPS), copies, fax and other business needs including Notary. Dorothy’s Word of the Year is CONNECT –
To think of others in thought and love
To give of myself without expecting anything in return

  • Devoted Wife

Jose Munoz

Operations Manager

Jose has been with O So Kleen since 2003 and is often referred to as the “heart and soul of O So Kleen”. His current position as Operations Manager include all aspects of this fascinating and exciting business. In his own words, he is “attached” to a fantastic girlfriend Katie, and together they have three wonderful furry pets. In his spare time, he likes to work on cars, loves sports – both playing and watching and especially basketball, miniature golf and football.Jose’s word of the year, STRENGTH – God didn’t promise days without pain, laughter without sorrow, sun without rain, but he did promise strength for the day, comfort for the tears and light for the way.

  • Certified Carpet Technician
  • Certified Fire & Smoke Restoration Technician
  • Certified Water Damage Restoration Technician
  • Certified Applied Structural Drying Technician

LaCosta Noland

Office Manager

LaCosta is not just our Office Manager and Human Resources, she is the joy of our office and the reason we all come to work every day! She is married to her awesome husband Justin and they have two fabulous children. Her hobbies and interests include hunting, fishing, running and most of all spending time with her family.LaCosta’s word of the year, BLUEPRINTGod declares – I know the plans I have for you. Plans to prosper you and to not harm you; Plans to give you a future filled with hope.
For this God is our God for ever and ever; he will be our guide even to the end.
 – Psalm 48:14
Emmanuel Vargas O So Kleen is blessed to have a wonderful man like Emmanuel since 2009. He currently is a Certified Carpet Technician, Duct Technician, Water Technician and flooring repair specialist. Emmanuel is married to a sweet wife and together they have three energetic and playful kids. In his spare time, he enjoys home improvement projects, going to the movies and spending time with family.Emmanuel’s word of the year, CONTENTI know how to live on almost nothing or with everything. I have learned the secret of living in every situation, whether it is with a full stomach or empty, with plenty or little. For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength.Philippians 4:12-13

  • Certified Carpet Technician
Manuel Nava We are blessed to have Manuel with us at O So Kleen since 2010. His current position as our Fire Technician, Cleaning Specialist, Carpet Technician and painter keeps him very busy. He is a single parent to a fine son and two lovely daughters. In his spare time he enjoys golf, reading, playing the guitar, singing, music and movies. Most of all, he loves to attend church.Manuel’s word of the year, FOCUS
The state or quality of having or producing clear visual

  • Fire & Smoke Restoration Technician
  • Carpet Cleaning Technician
Tami Smith Prior to coming to O So Kleen to help out in the office, Tami was a stay at home mom for 14 years. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband Slade and her two wonderful children. Tami is very involved in her children’s activities whether it be in the gym, on the field or at a motocross track throughout the Pacific Northwest. Her personal hobbies that she tries to find time for are gardening, antiquing and crafting. When things slow down around the house she enjoys just spending time with family and friends.Tami’s Word of the Year is TODAY
He said, “There are only 2 days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called yesterday and the other is called tomorrow, so TODAY is the right day to love; believe; do; and mostly live.”

  • Office Assistant
Rosa Trujillo O So Kleen has been blessed to have Rosa with us for over 15 years!! Rosa is recently married and has a large family of 4 sons and 3 daughters. She enjoys walking in the park and in the mall…and yes enjoys shopping in the mall too! She loves to cook and her special items are baking cookies and her famous tamales. She is also devoted to her Church, Our Lady of Lords in Hermiston and attend regularly.

  • Cleaning Technician
  • Fire Technician Assistant
Rob Markwick I was born in Southern Oregon and have lived in the state of Oregon most of my life. I’ve been married to a wonderful wife for 20 years and have 3 fantastic children! I’ve worked in construction most of my working life and have worked at O So Kleen for almost 5 years. My favorite activities include motorcycle riding, shooting firearms and watching my kids play sports.
Rob’s word for the year is REDEFINE.

  • Certified Water Technician
Juan Jimenez Juan is one of our new dedicated Carpet Technicians at O So Kleen. He is engaged to a wonderful partner Sasha Harrison and they are planning a wedding in 2015! They have four amazing children and also two loveable dogs. This makes for a crazy family but he wouldn’t trade it for the world. Family is everything to Juan. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, camping coaching soccer, playing soccer and spending lots of time with his kids. We are very blessed to have such a quality person on the O So Kleen team.

  • Certified Carpet Technician
Johnny Kayembe Johnny is one of our newest team members at O So Kleen. We are extremely pleased with this addition to O So Kleen as he challenges us to improve new ideas, professionalism and outstanding customer service. If you were to ask any of our employees about Johnny they would tell you he is one of the most honest and friendly people they know. Johnny has lived in the Hermiston area his entire life. His short term goal is to complete a college education and his long term goal is to retire by age 35. His hobbies include traveling (international and domestic), basketball, mixed martial arts, fishing and pool.Johnny’s word of the year is APPRECIATION
A person who feels appreciated will always do more than is expected
“A little goes a long way”
Angel Jr. Espinosa Angel is our newest member to the O So Kleen team. He comes to us with extensive flooring installation experience including carpet, tile, VCT, sheet vinyl and ceramic tile. He was raised in Irrigon and attended Riverside High School. He is married to Keren and has wonderful children. The oldest children enjoy cheerleading, softball and soccer. Angel in his spare time enjoys playing video games, basketball and spending quality time with his family. He is a great addition to O So Kleen.