Velke joins Currituck Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
The Currituck Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has appointed Anthony Duncan Velke as owner of DV Cleaning & Home Services, to a seat on the Board of the North Council.
Anthony was born in Jamestown, New York. He moved to Currituck with his family in 1987 and attended schools in Currituck County. After graduating, he moved to Elizabeth City, then returned to New York to study voice theater in 1998. Anthony eventually returned and settled in Camden, North Carolina in 2004 to be closer to his family. . The return allowed her to help care for her grandmother after her grandfather passed away.
He has worked locally in several different companies in the construction industry. He also worked for 14 years in companies that did housekeeping and property management inspections. Working in housekeeping gave her an insight that helped her help her mother start her own housekeeping business called A Touch Above.
In 2011, he met her husband, Jason Velke, who also worked in property management, maintenance and housekeeping. After getting married in 2017, Anthony and Jason decided to use their honeymoon money to start their own housekeeping business, DV Cleaning and Home Services. In 2018 they decided to move the business from their home and found a location in Currituck.
Since moving to Currituck, DV Cleaning & Home Services has grown exponentially. Winner of numerous awards in their field, Anthony and Jason decided to start giving back to the community that had supported them. They do this by making cleanup donations and with financial donations. They’re partnered with Cleaning for a Reason, donating to multiple Currituck County Schools Booster Clubs, Beloved Haven, Toys for Tots, multiple food pantries, and more. Anthony and DV Cleaning are currently working on setting up their own charity after Anthony’s mother (DV Cleaning’s maintenance manager) passed away due to colon cancer in May 2022. Anthony’s mother, Tracey, is currently battling cancer.
The new charity called, LynnLee Cleans for Cancer, will donate cleanses for locals in their own fight against cancer and help connect customers to local resources to help in their fight.