Meet the Staff

Here at Plumbing Parts Plus Inc. we pride ourselves on providing personalized customer service to each of our customers. Allowing you to know a little bit about our staff hopefully will help to provide a more intimate setting in which to do business.


Jim Nelson – Owner/President

Jim has worked in the plumbing industry since 1977. He has extensive experience in all facets, including installation, service, commercial and residential sales. A lifelong Maryland resident, he is happily married with three children. He enjoys travelling, fly fishing, nature photography and his two mini Doxies. Email Jim at


Carl Hollenberg – Showroom Manager

Carl is Plumbing Parts Plus Inc.’s longest tenured employee, having started in 1990. He has worked in all areas of the business and now enjoys working with showroom clients on their bath and kitchen projects. Carl has a lovely wife, two children and an adorable grandson. He likes football and is a lifelong Vikings fan. He loves to travel and spend time with his grandchild. Email Carl at


Bob Bedenbaugh – Showroom Consultant

Bob was hired in July of 1996. He has worked in all areas of the business including shipping and receiving and parts sales. He is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys hunting, fishing, canoeing and camping. Email Bob at


Brad Flinchbaugh – Showroom Consultant

Brad joined the Plumbing Parts Plus team in 2000. He started in parts sales and has become well versed in plumbing repair and is one of our parts specialists. He moved to showroom sales and has developed extensive product knowledge and design expertise. He is married and one son. He enjoys photography, gardening, fishing and spending time in the great outdoors. Email Brad a

J.J. Nelson – Showroom Consultant, Shipping and Receiving

J.J. joined PPP IN 2014. His interests include creating videos, writing music, Guitar and playing Video games. Go Hokies! Email J.J. at