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Born and raised in Charlottesville, after graduating from Washington and Lee, I spent the past six years in the construction industry. Although my construction career officially began in Charleston, South Carolina, the foundation for my work began as a kid in my father’s wood shop and barn at Woodburn, our parents’ historic home my two sisters and I grew up in.
Our dad is a doctor by trade but when the workday’s over, his relaxation comes from working with his hands. He is a man of many talents. Be it woodworking, masonry, welding or gardening, he has a patient, meticulous way of getting the job done. I started out as his helper, and over the years learned a great deal. I built on those skills doing highway and maritime work in Charleston, and sitework for Faulconer Construction at the University of Virginia, and the Charlottesville Albemarle Airport.
To pick up some extra work, my sister, Dickie, introduced me to the event industry and I worked various roles in a number of weddings and private events for her over the past few years. I always enjoyed the buzz before events when the vendors worked as a team to get everything ready. I’d played team sports my entire life, including lacrosse at Washington and Lee, and enjoyed being part of the action. When Dickie suggested the idea for Stonegate Event Rentals, I found the perfect opportunity to jump in…Email this vendor