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Pat has been employed by Crest Industries / DIS-TRAN since 1978 beginning his career in the Wood Products division as part of a mobile management pool. Over the years, Pat has held roles at Mid-State Supply Co, DIS-TRAN Galvanizing and DIS-TRAN Steel in addition to retaining a key role for the Wood group. Today he continues as President of DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions as well as a role as an Executive in the Program Office for Crest Industries.
I enjoy working on projects involving woodworking and general carpentry. I am an avid duck hunter and volunteer often to assist others in need.
Jerry has held an active role in DIS-TRAN since 1980 when he worked part-time welding, loading trucks, operating machinery... little bit of everything. From there he came on full time and went into Inventory Control and later took the Production Manager Role. Jerry has literally worked his way through the company working in and on the company. Today he manages the Sales and Marketing groups for both DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions and DIS-TRAN Steel. You can see Jerry at a number of industry tradeshow events and even sometimes hitting the little white ball with a golf club, all in the interest of business relations.
I am Native American and played professional baseball for the Montreal Expos before coming to work for DIS-TRAN.
Tony graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas - Pan American and began working for DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions in February 2016. Before joining the DIS-TRAN team, Tony previously worked in manufacturing operations at Procter & Gamble for 10 years. Tony brings with him a diverse working background with exposure to a variety of different fields.
Tony served as Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps Infantry. He is proud to be an American!!
Jess has been with DIS-TRAN since 2006. His time has been spent working around the company in sales, operations, and management. Today he spends his time managing daily activities of both Pineville, LA and Vancouver, WA plant operations as well as working closely with sales to form strategies that best support the growth and success of DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions.
Batman is my favorite superhero because he defends the weak and fights the corrupt from the shadows, never requiring recognition.
I am a Graduate of ULM with a bachelor’s degree in Construction Management. Upon graduating, I entered the Oil and Gas industry with Chesapeake Midstream in Shreveport, LA in their Operations group. After spending a few years there, I was offered a promotion and moved to Ohio as the Facilities Construction Manager where I oversaw the construction of multiple processing, treating, and compression facilities. In 2013, I left the gas company and became Partner in a Mechanical Construction Company performing work in the Oil and Gas Industry, where I oversaw our company Operations for Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania.
Fun Fact: I am a huge sports fan, and as a kid I was able to be the bat boy during a game for the New York Yankees during Derek Jeters rookie season. I was lucky enough to get everyone on the teams autograph including George Steinbrenner.
I grew up in Dallas and moved to Port Arthur my senior year in high school. Graduated Cum Laude with a BS in Electrical Engineering and minor in mathematics at Lamar University in Beaumont. I began as a laborer and moved my way up to become a supervisor in the painting industry, all while being a full-time student. On my down time, I like to spend time with my family, playing basketball, and fishing.
I am a die-hard Dallas Cowboys fan and I strongly believe they will take the Lombardi Trophy home this year (2017)!
With a long history working as a machine operator, Davie has made the rounds and now runs our Vancouver, WA facility. He oversees all of our employee's training and career development.
I collect salt and pepper shakers from all over the world.
Graduated From Oregon City High School 1973. Played a lot of baseball / fast pitch softball when I was kid / young adult. Managed a Lumber yard / Home center for 12 years and then moved on into lumber sales as a sales manager of a saw mill for 23 years. I have spent a total of 40 years in the building material / lumber industry.
All time favorite movie is "The Greatest Game ever Played."
I was born and raised in Eugene, OR and have continued to live in the area my whole life. I attended Northwest Christian University here in Eugene and received a Bachelor’s of Arts in Business Administration. I have worked in sales nearly my entire career. I enjoy spending time with my wife Chelsey, two kids Tucker & Adelyn, and our dog Bentley (a pug).
I am an avid Oregon Ducks sports fan and I help coach my son’s Babe Ruth baseball team.
Wendy is a DIS-TRAN staple. She has been with the company since 2000 working as a payroll clerk and inputting Bill Of Materials. In 2006 she moved to Sales servicing the South East regions and also IN, OH & MI. Wendy takes on extra duties such as invoicing and scheduling trucks to round out her experience.
I'm kind of an introvert so always remember: "Don't underestimate me. I know more than I say, think more than I speak and notice more than you realize." by Brigitte Nicole
Wendy has been active in both DIS-TRAN Overhead Solutions and DIS-TRAN Steel since 2002. She brings the DIS-TRAN brand to life and keeps the marketing activities in check. Her passions are in all things marketing and providing exceptional customer service to her internal and external customers.
I am an avid Spiderman fan. He uses his unique situation to help anyone in need of his assistance. He lives his life never wanting recognition for his good deeds.