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LBM People in the News, Mid-February Edition


Ryan Nelson, SRS Distribution

SRS Distribution promoted Ryan Nelson to EVP and CFO; he's been SVP of M&A and Strategy since 2012. SRS also promoted Cynthia Lang to Senior Director for Talent Acquisition, Diversity & Inclusion. In addition, Robert Welborn has become a Branch Manager in Abilene, TX.

Jeff Ferreira has been named EVP at Rosen Materials.

US LBM hired Chris Alderink as an Operations Process Lead.

Builders FirstSource named Jordan Williams as VP of sales operations and Todd Skinner as an area VP. The company also chose Thomas Black to be its Director of Sales Analytics, appointed Hunter Lynch to be a Dispatch Supervisor, named Tom Johnston as General Manager in the Seattle market, tabbed Steve Manes as Colorado Market LBM Manager, appointed Steve Robertson as Central Texas Market Manager, chose Fritz Froerer to be an area VP, and named Mechelle Craig as Director of FP&A / BI Reporting.

Daniel Turner Jr. has become VP of sales at Lansing Building Products.

Bison Lumber selected Christopher (CJ) Williams to be a Territory Manager.

Craig Bates joined Beacon as an Estimator.

84 Lumber promoted Bethany Cypher to VP of Real Estate and Development.

Manning Building Supplies brought in Troy Garlock to be an OSR.

Mason Third launched Beach Building Products in Jacksonville Beach, FL, and will serve as its Owner/President.

Larry Newcomb Jr. has become a Location Manager at Shelly's Supply, a division of US LBM.

New England Building Supply, a part of Kodiak Building Partners, hired Sean Cahill to be its Director of Window and Door sales.

L&W Supply, a division of ABC Supply, named Dave Hovekamp as district manager for Northern California. It also picked Evan Jaques to manage its Milwaukee branch, Shawn Surprenant to manage the Hampton, VA, facility, and Harry Wood to run the branch in Trenton, NJ.

Allen & Allen picked Michael McGinnis to be its Director of Operations and Controller.

Kodiak Building Partners named Kelly Fox to a new position: President KBP Northwest.

Beau Janes is the new General Manager at Alpine Lumber's Colorado Springs, CO, yard.

Arrow Building Center (Consolidated Lumber Co.) hired Dustin Paulson to be an OSR.

Shawn Ney has become an Outside Sales Representative at Your Building Centers.

Foundation Building Materials hired Hagen LePard as an OSR.

Jackson Kitchen Designs chose Nichole McQuinn to work as a Designer.

Keene Lumber named Ryan Cox as General Manager of its Muskegon, MI, yard.

Irving Lopez is a new General Manager at Global Roofing Group. He's based in Tucson.

SRS Distribution's Heritage Landscape Supply Group named Christopher Hill as its new Director of Marketing.

Mike McDole's tenure as SVP of sales at National Lumber will end when he retires on March 31.

At McCoy's Building Supply, VP of Marketing and Real Estate Dan Stauffer has retired, leaving his executive post and becoming an Executive Team Advisor.


BlueLinx named Matthew Lyle as a Regional VP and appointed Carol B. Yancey, the EVP and CFO of Genuine Parts Co., to its board of directors.

Courtney Bynum was promoted to Director of Customer Experience at Cameron Ashley Building Products.

Palmer-Donavin picked Tom Rodgers as its Talent Acquisition Manager.

Do it Best promoted Deb Bearman to Payroll and Benefits Supervisor, Amber Elder to Insurance Coordinator, Sara Kitzmiller to Sales Support Coordinator, Angela Powe to Consumer Marketing Coordinator, Jonathan Pufal to Application Developer, Maggie Radyn to Associate Merchandise Manager in Hardware, Ashley Romero to Pricing Analyst , Celeste Stevens to Human Resources Manager, and Donnevin Wolfe to Human Resources Administrator. In addition, the co-op hired John Brinker as a Lumber Sales Support Coordinator, Tiffany Cooper as an Order Support Specialist, Jasmen McLaughlin as an Accounts Payable Representative, Khang Nguyen as a Software Developer Intern, and Jim Scalfani to Merchandise Manager in Outdoor Living.


The Structural Building Components Association hired Alison Saladin to be its new Director of Events, John Arne to be general manager of inspection services, and David Kircher to quality assurance inspector auditor.