August 7th,  2020

  1. What is your title?
    • Senior Quality Control Inspector.
  2. How long have you worked at Eustis Engineering?                                                                                                                      
    • 29 years and 5 months.
  3. What made you want to join Eustis?
    • I was brought in by past president, Lloyd Held, when Eustis Engineering bought out Gulf South Laboratories in 1991.
  4. What is your favorite memory while working at Eustis?
    • Working on general aviation projects because I get to be my own boss.
  5. What is your least favorite memory while working at Eustis?
    • Working on a load test with Jacob Indest, P.E. on my 25th wedding anniversary.
    • Canceling scheduled vacations in order to work.
  6. What will you miss?
    • My co-workers.
  7. What will you not miss?
    • Out of town work.
  8. What do you plan on doing during your retirement?
    • Working on home improvement projects, performing honey-dos, relaxing, fishing, learning on how to play one of my six guitars, and learning a foreign language.
  9. What are some of the lessons you have learned in your career with Eustis?
    • There are two kinds of snakes on job sites, constrictors and contractors.
  10. Do you have any advice for your co-workers?
    • Take pride in what you do and do the best job you can. That is all you can do.
  11. Anything else you would like to say?
    • I appreciate all the people I have had the pleasure of working with. Many are still here, some have retired, and some have passed away. Jeffrey Bourgeois and I have worked together for almost 35 years, and it has always been a pleasure working with him and all of you. Thank you!