Watkins Construction Team Members: Michael Dier- Owner

Watkins Construction Team Members: Led by Michael Dier, Michael Dier was born in Jackson, and moved to Byram at the age of six. He grew up in Byram and attended Byram Attendance Center until it shut down. Michael graduated from Terry Hugh School in 1999 with honors. After high school, he went straight to work. Michael followed in his father, Mickey’s steps and went into the roofing business. Michael and Steven Watkins (partner and best friend) took their first job installing a commercial roof on an apartment complex located in North Jackson. After the job was complete, they decided to place an ad in the Yellow Pages and there Watkins Construction and Roofing was officially born. Michael has dedicated his entire adulthood to roofing. He has been relentless in his pursuit of perfection to the product he provides.

Michael currently resides in North jackson with his wife, Sallie and two children, Alec (4) and Addie (8). Michael enjoys time with his family as well as hunting and playing golf. Sallie works as a CPA at a company based in Ridgeland. Alec and Addie attend private schools located in North Jackson.

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Watkins Construction Team Members: Steven Watkins

Steven Watkins was born in Jackson, Mississippi. He has raised in byre and attended Jackson Christian Academy. From the time that Steven was just a kid, he worked with his dad on various construction sites. throughout his high school career, he worked part-time in the construction industry. Steven attended Hinds Community College. At that time, his father owned Watkins Construction, Inc. and was diagnosed with cancer, so Steven took over the family business. In just a few short years, he partnered with his best friend, Michael Dier, and they were awarded their first roofing job. The two of them decided to continue their professional careers together, thus the formation of Watkins Construction and Roofing.

Steven currently resides in Flowed with his wife, Kerri, their daughter, Chloe (6), and their 2 dogs, Sampson and Bella. Kerri is currently the CPA for Watkins Auto Sales, and Chloe attends Madison Ridgeland Academy. In his spare time, Steven likes to play golf with his friends, attend a few New Orleans Saints football games, watching the Golden State Warriors and spending time with his family.

Watkins Construction Team Members: Ed Walls

Ed Walls has lived in the Jackson metro area for over 30 years. Ed has 3 sons and they enjoy fishing, basketball and attending sporting events. Mr. Walls  is a member of Highland Baptist Church in Jackson. With over 10 years in the home improvement industry, Ed’s ultimate goal is excellent custom satisfaction.

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Watkins Construction Team Members: Jamie Price

Jamie, a key member of the Watkins Construction and Roofing team, was born and raised in Byram. He has over 18 years experience in the construction industry. Jamie has been involved in hundreds of remodel projects as well as new home construction. He manages all construction projects for Watkins Construction and Roofing as well as assisting in roofing sales. Jamie has extensive experience in dealing with the insurance industry and helping people get back on their feet. He has been happily married to his wife Ashley for seven years. They currently have one daughter, Ellyson, that is three years old. Jamie enjoys spending time with family and anything that involves the outdoors.

Watkins Construction Team Members: John Allan Mitchell

John Allan grew up in Yazoo City and graduated high school from Oak Grove in Hattiesburg. He went to Holmes County Community College and also played golf for the school. He then went on to attend Mississippi State for two years, but is an Ole Miss fan. After Mississippi State, he moved to Aspen, Colorado where he enjoyed skiing and being outside. Since Colorado, John Allan traveled a lot working in the Natural Gas industry, but is glad to be back home.

John Allan has a background in construction, an associates degree in construction and engineering, and three years experience in construction and landscape construction. John Allan enjoys playing golf with friends on the weekend and watching a good football game.

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Watkins Construction Team Members: Jeff Thomas

Jeff Thomas is 40 years old. He is married with 3 children. Jeff loves spending time with his 12 year-old, 11 year-old, and his 3 month old. a good portion of that time is spent at the ball fields.

Jeff has been with Watkins Construction for a little over 2 years, with multiple years in the construction business prior. Jeff states, “I love working for the company and you will not find a better roofing company”. Jeff is the Job Forman for the company, he strives for quality work and great customer satisfaction with every job.

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Watkins Construction Team Members: Cecil Brunson

 

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Watkins Construction Team Members: Justin Williams

Justin Williams was born and raised in the Jackson metro area. He is married to Ashley Williams and they have once child, Layla Williams. Justin is an experienced and integral member of the Watkins Construction and roofing family. As the production manager, Justin is in charge of making sure all jobs run smooth and efficiently. His duties involve: scheduling, making orders, getting repair work completed, and helping get all work done to the satisfaction of each customer.

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Watkins Construction Team Members: Marc Brewer

Marc Brewer is the newest member of the Watkins Construction and Roofing sales team. He brings over 10 years of experience in customer service and training. His expertise in the area will help enhance the experience for the Watkins Construction and Roofing client. Marc attended Belhaven University, where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. He was also a member of the baseball team. Marc and his wife, Summer, have been married for 8 years. They have 2 children, Carson (5) and Piper (3). Marc enjoys spending time with his family and everything sports related.