Todd joined Ames in 2019 as the plumbing supervisor. His experience in plumbing goes back 36 years, where he started doing mostly residential new construction. In that time Todd got some experience in almost every aspect of plumbing , including, service, retro, commercial, and management.
Outside of work Todd is active in his church, enjoys the outdoors, especially hunting, and loves spending time with his wife and children
To reach Todd call 717-629-1697 or email him at email@example.com.
Jan graduated from Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology Architectural Drafting and Technology Program. He started his construction career as a cabinet installer and trim carpenter. Jan has worked as an estimator prior to becoming a project manager for Ames in 2000. Jan takes great pride in working with his clients in retail projects as well as a variety of commercial projects, those newly built and renovations.
For expert advice you can reach Jan directly at 717-629-1676 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ramsey graduated from Manheim Township High School, and then Penn State with a Degree in Structural Design, Construction, and Engineering Technology. He joined Ames in August of 2021, bringing 15 years of experience as an estimator, including extensive experience with school and healthcare projects. He works on all of the various types of projects Ames is involved with. One of his guiding values related to his work is that honesty is the best policy.
Ramsey is part of a large extended family, many of whom live in Tunisia. In his free time Ramsey enjoys spending time with his girlfriend, Caitt, hiking with his two dogs and watching television, especially when it’s the Eagles dominating on Sunday!
To reach Ramsey Ben-Nasr call 717-381-7269 or email him at RamseyB@amesgc.com
Mike came to Ames in 2021 with 18 years of full-time experience in the construction industry, not to mention the experience he gained growing up helping his dad, a contractor, and his grandfather, a carpenter. His professional experience includes work as a laborer, carpenter, superintendent, estimator, project manager, and director of construction services and remodeling. Areas of expertise include new-home construction, senior living, and healthcare.
Mike values building and maintaining solid relationships with teammates, trade partners, and clients by listening well and identifying expectations.
Outside of work Mike and his wife Ashley are the proud parents of 5 kids. As a family they love sports – both watching and playing. They are also active in their church and enjoy yearly beach and mountain trips with their extended family.
You can reach Mike directly at 717-205-7116 or email him at MBoos@amesgc.com
Shane joined Ames as our controller in August, 2021, arriving with 10 years of experience in corporate accounting which included significant time in both construction and distribution. He holds a BS in Accounting from Pennsylvania College of Technology and an MBA from Liberty University. An area in which he’s particularly skilled is providing various division owners with financial insights that assist in making sound business decisions.
“My goal as a Controller is to not only provide accurate financial reports, but also, advocate for each division owner by finding ways to help increase profitability. I also enjoy the constant challenge to break the status quo by looking for new and improved ways to support our growth.”
Shane and his wife Rachel live in Leola with their 3 children, Sadie, Cayden, and Oliver. Outside of work he enjoys playing golf and tennis, trips to the beach, and spending time with family.
To reach Shane Burridge call him at 717-799-3723 or email him at ShaneB@AmesGC.com
Director of Business Development
Director of Business Development
Phil started his construction career in high school – working summers as a carpenter for new-home builder. In 1987 he founded Eby Exteriors and spent several years installing siding and roofing as a sub-contractor. Then, after a number of years of college and working in an unrelated industry, Phil re-started Eby Exteriors and developed it into a leading exterior renovation and replacement firm, working in southeast and south-central PA. In 2019 Ames Construction purchased Eby Exteriors and brought Phil on in his current position.
Phil loves the Business Development role that enables him to focus on doing those things that he likes best including promotion, marketing, and developing business relationships and strategies.
Phil and his wife Crystal are the proud parents of 2 daughters. He enjoys golf, tennis, hunting and following Philly sports teams.
To reach Phil Eby call 717-278-1963 or email him at PEby@amesgc.com
Mechanical Services Coordinator
HVAC Service Manager
Bruce "Buddy" Gentry
Plumbing Estimator & Project Manager
Bruce "Buddy" Gentry
Plumbing Estimator & Project Manager
Buddy began his plumbing career in 2002 working in residential new construction, where he earned his Master Plumber status. He joined Ames Construction, Inc. in 2006 and quickly applied his expertise to the commercial plumbing division of Ames. He takes pride in producing high quality results that satisfy customers and exceeds expectations. In 2018 Buddy was promoted to the position of Plumbing Estimator & Project Manager. He is committed to his pursuit of excellence and integrity as he supervises the plumbing department at Ames. He is an active member of his church, enjoys hunting, disc golf and most importantly being a Dad.
You can reach Buddy at (717) 405-6523 or email him at Bgentry@amesconstructioninc.com
Chris graduated from Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology with an Associates Degree in Architectural Technology. He also attended Lancaster Career and Technology Center where became a Certified CAD Operator. Throughout his career in architecture, development, manufacturing, and project management, Chris has demonstrated a commitment to quality, customer service, and a determination to succeed. His professional experience has provided a variety of projects with a broad range of scopes and challenges.
In his spare time he enjoys being around family and friends, grilling and smoking, and is an active member of his church and community.
To reach Chris Gonzalez call 717-205-5362 or email him at email@example.com.
HVAC Estimator & Project Manager
Diana joined Ames in October 2018 and has over 32 years in the construction industry with extensive Institutional, Retail/Restaurant Development and Healthcare experience. She began her career as an Assistant Project Manager and evolved into positions including Senior Project Manager for Starbucks Company and Director of Construction-Auntie Anne’s Inc. Diana has also worked for several notable A&D Firms in the Lancaster, Berks and York county areas. A team player, Diana holds an excellent track record of strong working relationships with owners, architects, and engineers, resulting in successful construction experiences. Her Strong Communication and client service skills enhance Ames management philosophy.
When not at the construction site, Diana likes to spend time with her daughter Victoria and Husband Chuck, riding motorcycle, traveling abroad, cooking and painting.
You can reach Diana directly at (717) 468-3602 or DHess@AmesConstructionInc.com
Terry has been in construction since 2001, earning his Associates Degree in Mechanical Drafting at Berks Technical Institute. Starting out as draftsman, but quickly transitioning to a site contractor as takeoff technician. Prior to coming to Ames in 2020, Terry spent a decade as Technical Associate handling estimates, proposals, and buyouts for a Mid-Atlantic infrastructure pipe distributor. Being involved in single phase and multiphase commercial, government, and private sector projects.
He has an increased value in open communication, in aspects. Achieving a common goal by placing a strong emphasis on a Teamwork environment. He has completed his Leadership Develop Certification at Penn State University will be completing his Construction Management Certification in 2021 also at Penn State University.
Terry is a United States Army Veteran serving from 1994 – 1999 as an Airborne Infantry Section Sergeant. He gives back to the community through different avenues, but especially his church. He loves spending his free time 4 children, and enjoys hunting and showing his dogs.
You can reach Terry directly at 610-507-5209 (mobile) or firstname.lastname@example.org
Rob joined Ames in 2019, He started his construction career as a residential and light commercial carpenter in 2007. He worked his way through the field to project management rolls in both residential and commercial construction. Rob takes great pride in all projects he works on and serving clients in a variety of project types.
Outside of work Rob enjoys spending time with his Wife and family, and has a passion for older Volkswagens (please don’t hold this against him).
To reach Rob Lomax call 717-321-5094 or email him at email@example.com.
Dave has spent his entire 45 year career working as an estimator in the Central Pennsylvania and Northern Maryland regions. He brought his expertise to Ames in 2015 as an experienced and knowledgeable General Construction Estimator. Dave has successfully been involved with the following major groupings of construction projects within the industry: Institutional, Healthcare, Industrial, Religious, Hospitality, Manufacturing/Warehousing, Multi-Family Housing, Pharmaceutical, Education (pre-school through University), Government, Commercial Offices, Retail and Restoration.
Dave appreciates an owner who understands how to purchase construction. He enjoys working ina team setting (owner, architect and contractor) in a beneficial pre-construction scenario. Always remembering that the client’s success of their project is paramount.
Dave is a Graduate of Goldey Beacom College, helped found the Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Society of Professional Estimator and was member of ASPE for 13 years. He earned his Certified Professional Estimator designation in May 2000 and held the designation thru July 2010.
Dave enjoys spending time with family and travel.
For professional assistance contact Dave at (717) 629-1683 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dewey started his construction career in 1994, he owned his own construction company from 2004-2014 prior to joining Ames in 2014. Dewey works with many retail clients and lends his expertise to clients such as Burlington Coat Factory, PA owned Wine & Spirit Stores and others. Dewey is a U.S, Army veteran serving from 1989-1993, we at Ames value and appreciate his service to our country. He enjoys hunting, fishing and most outdoor activities but most importantly spending time with his family.
Contact Dewey at 717-821-8506 (mobile), or email directly at email@example.com
The Service and Maintenance Team at Ames Construction has proved to be a reliable partner in keeping our 1777 Americana Inn and Black Forest Brewery running smoothly. They have always responded with competitive pricing, professional workmanship and on-time delivery.
Bob Harter - Black Forest Brewery