meet the team

Everett Lanier

Huntsville, AL

Mr. Everett Lanier is the owner of IST, LLC and has over thirty (30) years of construction and engineering experience. Everett earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from Alabama A&M University. Everett’s experience includes program management, business development, capture management and project engineering. Everett possess a broad knowledge of business operations and program matrix management experience and is an accomplished negotiator and innovative leader who have demonstrated the ability to manage relationships and complex programs to achieve financial success, on time deliveries and customer trust and satisfaction.

Shelton Walker

Nashville, TN

Mr. Shelton Walker serves as the Operations Manager of our construction sector. Shelton earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Architectural Engineering from Tennessee State University and his experience as a general contractor has given him unique insight into the design-build process. Shelton has over twenty-five (25) years’ of experience with emphasis in project management, value engineering, contract administration, project cost estimation, technical specification, project safety inspection, inspection services, CADD design, project scheduling, land surveying, professional presentations, scheduling, quality control and safety management. Shelton has managed projects in excess of $62M and plays a major role in business development.

Andre Secrease

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA

Mr. Andre Secrease serves as the Operations Manager of our Department of Defense (DoD) sector. Andre earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management from the University of Phoenix. Andre has over twenty-five (25) years’ of experience in operations management, logistics, budgeting, cost control, and personnel supervision. Andre manages our operations by furnishing supplies and services to accomplish Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) for the U.S. Army Stryker Brigade Combat Team (SBCT) to increase the combat capability. Andre provides support personnel for initial fielding, cascade/reissue, reset/retrofit, repairs, and maintains temporary facilities before, during, and after retrofit and reset programs. Andre also manages associated budgets to cover all expenses and personnel cost, conducts program management reviews with customers to ensure contract compliance in accordance with the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Joint Travel Regulations (JTR) and assists the Owner in responding to business proposals and contract negotiations for new business proposals and renewals of existing contracts with the U.S. Army.

George Hill Jr

New Orleans, LA

Mr. George Hill serves as a Senior Project Manager in our New Orleans, LA office. George earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Southern University at New Orleans and has over fifteen (15) years’ of experience in construction management. George is experienced in government, industrial, and commercial construction. His experience has been primarily in disaster recovery and facilities management. George manages all of our day-to-day operations for our FEMA Federal Disaster Recovery efforts and manages customer-client relations and communications to include: operation, production, performance, progress, safety issues, concerns and resolutions. George also develops and prepares cost-estimates, final proposals, coordinates project planning and execution and prepares customer submittals.

Jamarvis Boykin

Nashville,TN

Mr. Jamarvis Boykin serves as a Project Engineer in our Nashville, TN office. Jamarvis earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Architectural Engineering from Tennessee State University and has over ten (10) years’ of experience in construction management. Jamarvis provides technical support and oversight of our quality control personnel who perform audit, inspection, surveillance and/or testing activities in accordance with the project’s quality program, and report findings to the project management team and stakeholders. Jamarvis effectively interprets multi-discipline engineering and quality requirements and provides technical guidance for inspections, testing, and quality service activities. Jamarvis also provides project management assistance for our quality control staff and prepares technical reports and quality proposals for the company and other related projects.

Alfredo Lee

Memphis, TN

Mr. Alfredo Lee serves as a Senior Project Manager in our Memphis, TN office. Alfredo earned a Bachelor of Art Degree in Construction Management from the University of Memphis and has over twenty-five (25) years’ of experience in construction management. Alfredo is experienced in government, industrial, and commercial construction. His experience has been primarily in large aviation/transportation programs in the United States and overseas. Alfredo supervises field construction for each project, including organization, planning and scheduling. Alfredo also ensures our projects are completed on time, within budget and with quality as specified in the scope of work. Alfredo also manages employees and subcontractor employees, completes daily reports, timesheets and certified payrolls.

Michael Wesson

Nashville, TN

Michael Wesson serves as a Site Safety & Health Officer in our Nashville, TN office. Mike has been a construction project manager for over 35 years and is recognized as a leader in construction safety, having been trained in the US Army Corps of Engineers Site Safety & Health Officer and Construction Quality Management program, as well as OSHA’s 30-Hour Hazard Recognition program. Michael is experienced in estimating, bidding, scheduling, subcontractor negotiation and change order management as well as project closeout. His project management experience involves extensive public sector construction work including libraries, schools, public safety facilities, and town halls. Michael also has managed multiple projects in excess of $60 Million dollars.

Jimmie Reltherford

Nashville, TN

Mr. Jimmie Reltherford serves as a Senior Project Superintendent in our Nashville, TN office. Jimmie earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Arts and Technology from Tennessee State University and has over twenty-five (25) years’ of experience in construction management and safety with proven skills in analysis, leadership, and administration. Jimmie supervises multiple projects from start to final inspection, hires specialized field personnel, leads weekly owner, architect, and contractor meetings, analyzes shop drawings for build accuracy and provides strategic build planning to maintain project schedules. Jimmie is responsible for all aspects of scope of work including concrete, masonry, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, and mechanical. Jimmie also conducts job-site safety and progress inspections and communicates with Federal, State, and Local Government officials regarding enforced safety procedures.

TELISIA LYLES

Nashville, TN

Ms. Telisia Lyles serves as the Construction Office Manager in our Nashville, TN office. Telisia has over 15 years of experience in the federal and commercial sectors. Telisia is an integral part of our business development team. Telisia provides assistance preparing bid documents for RFPs, bid responses such as request for proposals, preparation of bid packages, filing subcontractor bids and sources sought responses. Telisia oversees tasks delegated by the operations manager in addition to coordinating with all necessary vendors and service providers to ensure that our projects move forward on time and within budget.

Dewayne Scott

Nashville, TN

Mr. Dewayne Scott serves as a Executive Consultant in our Nashville, TN office. Dewayne is a 1984 University of Tennessee Knoxville graduate in Economics and Business Management. The first 15 years of his career was at Kroger Company in the executive ranks followed by 17 years as President/CEO and co-founder of SRS, Inc., a company Dewayne co-founded in 2001. Under his leadership, SRS successfully completed over 300 contracts as a prime contractor for 15 different federal agencies and in 2008 was the 250th fastest growing company in the US.

Dewayne is now focused on sharing his corporate and entrepreneurial experience with individuals and businesses through his consulting firm, TDS & Associates. He provides Business Development Resources, Back Office Services and Leadership Development Training both for individuals and companies.  The TDS Mission Statement is “To inspire and educate individuals and organizations towards growth and development”. He is the recent author of the book, “Stepping Outside Your Comfort Zone”.

Jason Mooneyham

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA

Mr. Jason Mooneyham serves as a Stryker Instructor/Maintainer for PM Stryker in our Joint Base Lewis-McChord office. Jason conducts oversight for the new equipment training department ensuring all aspects of training in the Stryker program are run efficiently and effectively. Jason served in the US Army for 22 years as a vehicle maintenance mechanic. During his tenure in the military Jason held several positions to include track vehicle mechanic, wheeled and special purpose vehicle mechanic, maintenance supervisor, and brigade support operations supervisor.

JUSTIN FORD

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA

Mr. Justin Ford serves as a Stryker Instructor/Maintainer for PM Stryker in our Joint Base Lewis-McCord office. Justin served in the US Army for 9 years as a Stryker Systems Maintainer (91S). Justin also served in Texas, Egypt, Poland, Germany and Washington. Justin earned a Bachelor of Art Degree in History from the University of California, Davis

Darryle Marble

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA

Mr. Darryle Marble serves as a Field Support Technician for PM Stryker in our Joint Base Lewis-McChord office. Darryle conducts oversight for the new equipment training department ensuring all aspects of training in the Stryker program are run efficiently and effectively. Darryle served in the US Army as a Supply Sergeant where he was in charge of acquisition. He acted as his unit’s logistics manager while deployed to LSA Anaconda in Balad, Iraq. During that deployment he was in charge of the shipment of the company’s mobile fleet from the combat zone back to Ft. Lewis.

Josh Davison

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA

Mr. Josh Davidson serves as a Field Support Technician for PM Stryker in our Joint Base Lewis-McChord office. Josh has completed the oversight and management of the Army Oil Analysis Program (AOAP) for the Stryker Program at JBLM, Washington. Josh joined the US Army in 1999 as a combat engineer spending three years deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan on multiple deployments

Kevin Ramsey

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA

Mr. Kevin Ramsey serves as a Stryker Instructor/Maintainer for PM Stryker in our Joint Base Lewis-McChord office. Kevin retired from the US Army after 20 years of service as a senior wheeled vehicle mechanic deploying to several locations around the world. Upon retirement Kevin worked as a military equipment specialist on several models of the US Army’s wheeled vehicle platforms. Kevin also held a welding and fabrication field engineer position within the special operations community designing and modifying their equipment to enhance unit capabilities.

Jeff Wilke

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA

Mr. Jeff Wilke serves as a Field Support Technician for PM Stryker in our Joint Base Lewis-McChord office. Jeff conducts oversight for the new equipment training department ensuring all aspects of training in the Stryker program are run efficiently and effectively. Jeff served in the US Army 25 years retiring as an Automotive Maintenance Warrant Officer and deployed on several occasions to Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan).