Our Team (Updated)

Phil Tonolli

Director of Purchasing

Richard Yoder

Director of Pre-Construction


Michael Yoder

Vice President


Phil Tonolli

Director of Purchasing

Michael Yoder

Vice President


Michael Yoder

Vice President


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Michele Russell

Staff Accountant
About Michele
Role at LMI

Staff Accountant

Key Skillset

All facets of Accounting

Years in Industry

25+

Year Started at LMI

2016

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Ashleigh Yoder

Accounts Receivable Specialist
About Ashleigh
Role at LMI

Accounts Receivable

Key Skillset

Accounting, Payroll, Job Costing, Organization, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, HTML, IT, Photoshop, Email Marketing, Branding, and Knowledge of LMI’s History

Years in Industry

1 Year in Accounts Payable, 1 Year in Accounts Receivable, 5 Years in Marketing 1 Year in the Payroll Industry

Year Started at LMI

2007

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Bernaly Urso

Accounts Payable Specialist
About Bernaly
Role at LMI

Accounts Payable Specialist

Key Skillset

Payables, Customer Service, Billing, Credit & Collections, Multi-Tasking, Organization, and Time Management

Years in Industry

16 years in Accounting

Year Started at LMI

2016

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Darin Walker

Director of Fleet Services
About Darin
Role at LMI

Fleet, Fueling Cost, Driver Files, Drug Testing, Registrations & Tags, Insurance, Analyze DriveCam, DOT Compliance, and Vehicle Purchasing.

Key Skillset

Fleet Management, Operation Management, Fueling Cost, Driver Files, Drug Testing, Registrations & Tags, Insurance, Analyze DriveCam, DOT Compliance, and Vehicle Purchasing.

Years in Industry

30 Years in the Fleet Industry

Year Started at LMI

2014

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David Ramsey

Safety Manager
About David
Role at LMI

Safety Manager

Key Skillset

OSHA Outreach Instructor, NSC First Aid/CPR & AED Instructor, Certified Crane Operator, Utility & Powerline Construction

Years in Industry

29

Year Started at LMI

2015

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Marcia Hackett

Human Resources Generalist
About Marcia
Role at LMI

Human Resources Generalist

Key Skillset

Human Resources Administration

Years in Industry

15 years of experience in Human Resources Management

Year Started at LMI

2016

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Julie Whalen

Lighting Specialist
About Julie
Role at LMI

Sales and Lighting Specification

Key Skillset

Design Build specification, Lighting budget, estimating, purchasing

Years in Industry

25 years in construction, 10 years in the Lighting field in estimating, specifying and purchasing.

Year Started at LMI

2016

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Jeff Bateman

Director of Service
About Jeff
Role at LMI

Service and Project Management, Dispatching, Estimating, Customer Relations, Business Development

Key Skillset

Licensed Electrician Since 2008, NCCCO Certified, Crane Operator, Estimating

Years in Industry

14 years specializing in lighting, electrical, and power distribution systems

Year Started at LMI

2004

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Diane Hemphill

Assistant Service Manager
About Diane
Role at LMI

New Customer Inquiries and Set-up, Service Requests, and Night Inspection Program

Key Skillset

Managing the flow of the Service Department from prospective customer inquiries to service to invoicing

Years in Industry

11

Year Started at LMI

2011

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Khalid Dunton

Operations Manager - SHA & Forestville
About Khalid
Role at LMI

Manage and have all crews on Maryland State Highway Administration, Pepco, and City of Bowie run efficiently and assist in any role that is needed

Key Skillset

Licensed Electrician, Data Entry, Project Management

Years in Industry

12 years of experience in the electrical trade. 5 years in the lighting industry

Year Started at LMI

2014

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Charles Pippin

Operations Manager - Rockville
About Charles
Role at LMI

Operations Manager of Rockville, MD

Key Skillset

Lighting Technician, Operations Manager, Motivator, Trouble Shooter

Years in Industry

8 Years

Year Started at LMI

2012

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Marvin Edwards

Drill Team Manager
About Marvin
Role at LMI

Operate the drill machine and manage the drill team.

Key Skillset

Construction, Horizontal Drilling

Years in Industry

10

Year Started at LMI

2014

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John Reese

Operations Manager - NoVA
About John
Role at LMI

To provide the NoVA team with support needed. Keep all NoVA projects moving forward

Key Skillset

Electrical Background

Years in Industry

29 Years

Year Started at LMI

2000

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Jeff McCleary

Service Operations Manager - NoVA
About Jeff
Role at LMI

NOVA Service and Project Management, Estimating, Customer Relations

Key Skillset

Electrical Troubleshooting, Lighting Technician, Sign Technician

Years in Industry

18 years in the sign and lighting industry

Year Started at LMI

2016

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Harry 'Darnell' Stephens

Program Manager - Traffic Division
About Darnell
Role at LMI

Project Manager, Traffic Supervisor, Streetlight Supervisor

Key Skillset

IMSA Traffic Signal III, Traffic Design and Development, Streetlight Development

Years in Industry

15 Years

Year Started at LMI

2011

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Jody Gibbs

Operations Manager - SoVA
About Jody
Role at LMI

Project Manager, Estimating, Planning, Business Development

Key Skillset

Electrician Since 2003, Estimating, Planning Managing, Working with VDOT

Years in Industry

17 Years with VDOT

Year Started at LMI

2005

Kim-Holden

Kim Holden

Office Manager - SoVA
About Kim
Role at LMI

Assisting with the daily functions of the Richmond Operations office by directly assisting the Operations Manager.

Key Skillset

Customer Service, Service Work Coordination, Payroll Time Tracking, Administrative Support, General Business Operations, New Hire Onboarding, Networking

Years in Industry

10 years in office managerial field

Year Started at LMI

2015

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Ronald 'Trent' Wright

Program Manager - Hampton Manager
About Trent
Role at LMI

Hampton Operations Manager

Key Skillset

High voltage line work, equipment operator, coordinate with VDOT and other companies to perform day to day work for LMI

Years in Industry

Over 20 Years

Year Started at LMI

2014

Ronald-Russell

Ronald Russell

Web & IT Administrator
About Ronald
Role at LMI

Ensure all Web and IT needs are met and maintained

Key Skillset

IT Support and Web Design

Years in Industry

5 years in IT Support and 3 years in Web Design

Year Started at LMI

2012