Field Sales Region:
St. Louis District
Number of Years at Star:
How did you get started in the construction industry?
Started in the family pre-engineered construction business representing Ceco at a very young age.
What does Star Building Systems provide for their builders that set them apart from the competition?
Besides having a great product, we offer one of the best pre-engineered design programs in the industry with our amazing SBS software.
What makes Star Building Systems so effective?
Great people, great design, and continuous training.
Describe your day-to-day operations of a Star District Manager:
Most days are spent traveling or in the home office; looking for new builders to join our Star team, training & assisting builders with our SBS pricing software, and staying in touch with my current Star builders.
What is something unusual that you’ve seen in the field?
Erection of a metal building over, through & around an existing full-service 24-hour restaurant/truck stop that never closed.
What are the most common questions you receive from Star Builders in your region?
Can you take a quick look at this one to make sure I have entered the best design? What is the best approach to add on to this existing pre-engineered building?
What’s the best thing about being a Star District Manager?
Being able to represent such a highly respected brand to setting my own schedule to manage the district following the ebb & flow of the typical construction season.
What is one piece of advice you would give to Star Builders?
If I can only offer one piece of advice it would have to be “go to basic builder school if possible, the time spent will pay you back ten-fold”.
Most memorable Star Building Systems moment:
Having a project win our annual “Master Builder” award.
What do you like to do in your spare time?
Spending time with the grandkids, running, & playing golf.
Favorite sports team:
All of pro golf.
I like the latest class of young PGA stars.
Any early Eagles song.