Lehman-Roberts Company and Memphis Stone & Gravel Company announce employee promotions
MEMPHIS, Tenn., October 9, 2018 – Lehman-Roberts Co.,a leader in the highway paving, construction and aggregate industry, has promoted Steve Lee to Trucking Manager for its Northern Operations. Memphis Stone & Gravel Co., a local aggregate supplier and sister company of Lehman-Roberts Co., has promoted Star Lewis to Aggregate Sales Associate. Lee reports to Jarod Riles, Construction Superintendent for the Northern Operations, and Lewis reports to Gary Oakley, Memphis Stone & Gravel Sales Manager.
“Steve has been a tremendous asset to our team in the 14 years he has been with us,” said Pat Nelson, President of Lehman-Roberts Co. “Over the course of his tenure, he has helped to establish and manage valuable relationships with independent trucking contractors, making him the perfect fit for his new role as Trucking Manager of our Northern Operations.”
“With over a decade of experience in our aggregate plant offices, Star understands the materials very well, which will be instrumental to her success in this role,”said Hal Williford, President of Memphis Stone and Gravel Co. “Her extensive knowledge of the mine and plant operations will help her meet customer needs and expectations.”
As Trucking Manager, Lee will dispatch trucks to deliver materials to various locations that need to produce asphalt, build roadways and pave specific areas.He has served in a variety of roles for the two companies, including working in an aggregate sales position for Memphis Stone & Gravel Co., and as credit manager for both Memphis Stone & Gravel and Lehman-Roberts Co.
As Sales Associate, Lewis is responsible for coordinating customer orders, as well as working with Memphis Stone & Gravel plants and independent hauling partners to deliver needed materials. In her previous role, Lewis served as ticket writer and weigh master for the company’s Anderson Plant and DeSoto Plant, where she was responsible for all aspects of managing the facilities’ offices.
About Lehman-Roberts Company
Lehman-Roberts Co. has been a part of the fabric of Memphis for nearly 80 years. Now in its fourth generation of family ownership, Lehman-Roberts Co. continues to build upon a long tradition of quality, trust and strong managerial leadership that distinguishes the company among competitors in the highway construction industry. With an impressive record, vibrant leadership, and sister-company Memphis Stone & Gravel Co., Lehman-Roberts Co. is well poised for its next 75 years of success “paving the Mid-South.” For more information about Lehman-Roberts Co., please call (901) 774-4000 or visit www.lehmanroberts.com.
About Memphis Stone & Gravel Company
Memphis Stone & Gravel Co. is a locally owned and operated aggregate supplier to Memphis and North Mississippi. In business since 1910, Memphis Stone & Gravel Co. has earned a reputation for supplying outstanding construction materials to the markets it serves. The company has continued to protect the lands it mines, all the while restoring resources to productive and beautiful uses after mining. For more information about Memphis Stone & Gravel, please call (901) 774-7874 or visit www.msgravel.com.