The Leadership Behind T.A. Loving

Sam HunterSam Hunter

Chairman & CEO

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
T. A. Loving Company’s strong desire to develop and build relationships through a team approach to construction is a direct reflection of the values and philosophy of its President, Sam Hunter: We do not think there has to be a winner and a loser on construction projects, and the only truly successful projects are ones that are win-win for the interested parties.

EDUCATION
B. S. In Civil Engineering from Virginia Tech, 1965 M.S. In Civil Engineering from Virginia Tech, 1967

CERTIFICATIONS
Professional Engineer
Certified Professional Constructor
Professional Land Surveyor


EXPERIENCE
1990-Present T. A. Loving Company President & CEO
1971-1990 T.A. Loving Company responsibilities included:
President – Management of Building, Bridge and Utilities Divisions
Vice President – Bridge and Utilities Division
Vice President – Municipal Utilities Division
Project Manager – Municipal Utilities, Pipe and Plant Construction
Superintendent – Bridge Construction
1968-1971 U. S. Navy Civil Engineer Corps & Seabees
Management of construction, maintenance & contract administration
Vietnam and Norfolk, VA

2005 President Associated General Contractors of America

1987 President Carolinas AGC

Other National Industry Service: National Center for Construction Education & Research, Industry Image Steering Committee

Other Industry Service: East Carolina University Construction Management Advisory Committee: 13 years as Chairman

Professional Affiliations: Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers, Society of American Military Engineers, National Society of Professional Engineers

Present Civic & Community Involvement: Wayne Memorial Hospital Board of Directors, Wayne Community College Board of Trustees, North Carolina State Community College Foundation Board, First Presbyterian Church

Michael RichterMichael Richter

President

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
Mike started with us in 1977, part time while in school, and has spent his entire professional career at T. A. Loving Company. His experience is quite diverse within the industry, but has extensive healthcare experience. He has been the lead on many of our healthcare projects having constructed over 1,000,000 square feet of healthcare facilities.

Mike directs the entire team in accomplishing goals by providing organization, communications, plan execution and leadership designed to further establish long-term relationships with owners and architects. Mike has enjoyed success at all levels of the construction industry. He adheres to core values of performance, accountability, integrity and client satisfaction. Through Mike’s experience and leadership, the owner is assured a satisfactory project.

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering with Construction Option from N. C. State University, 1982

Steve BryanSteve Bryan

Vice Chairman

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
He followed both his grandfather and father in the business by starting work as a field engineer. Steve currently serves on the Company's Board of Directors, the Salvation Army Advisory Board, and is the Past President of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Wayne County.

EDUCATION
B. S. Degree in Engineering from N. C. State University, 1982

David PhilyawDavid L. Philyaw

Senior Vice President

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
David is a Senior Vice President and serves as the Building Division Manager. Having been with the company since 2004, holding various positions from Project Manager to Vice President, David is currently responsible for all building division operations.

EDUCATION
B.S. Construction Management from East Carolina University, 1998

CERTIFICATIONS
LEED® Accredited Professional
Certified Construction Manager
Certified Healthcare Constructor
Certified Professional Constructor

Other Industry Service

East Carolina University Construction Management Industry Advisory Board – Executive Committee Member, Carolinas AGC – AIA NC/CAGC Joint Committee

Professional Affiliations

Construction Management Association of America, Design-Build Institute of America, American Institute of Constructors, Carolinas AGC

Ty EdmondsonTy Edmondson

Senior Vice President

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
Ty is a Senior Vice President with the responsibilities of Division Manager for the Utility/Heavy Civil Division. Ty started with us in 1989 and has spent his entire professional career at T. A. Loving Company. Ty's special expertise is in the area of water and wastewater treatment plants.

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering with Construction Option from NC State University, 1989

CERTIFICATIONS
Professional Engineer

Al GrisetteAl Grisette

Chief Financial Officer

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
Al joined T. A. Loving Company as CFO in March of 2001 after serving in a similar capacity for Franklin Baking Company of Goldsboro, NC and Carolina Turkeys of Mt. Olive, NC. Al is a CPA and holds Masters degrees in Civil Engineering, Business Administration, and City and Regional Planning.

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering with Construction Option from N. C. State University, 1971

Previous Projects
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See a live web cam streaming of the new Greenville Convention Center Expansion
Live Web Cam
Watch the live web cam feed of the new Greenville Convention Center Expansion.
Recent Projects
Sampson Regional Medical Center, Outpatient Diagnostic Center
Sampson Regional Medical Center, Outpatient Diagnostic Center
Clinton, North Carolina
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