From left to right, Back Row: Charles Leone, Larry Watts, John Maywald, Ted Culbreth
Front Row: David Morgan, Stephen Schiffman, Jimmy Anderson
The Executive, Management and Support personnel of SBS Construction are a collection of highly trained and skilled professionals. In addition to their many years of commitment to SBS, they all have years of experience in their respective areas of responsibility. It is the common practice of SBS to assign a representative of all departments to work with each client and each individual project to ensure the highest levels of quality, safety, and efficiency are brought to each project site.
Steve has over 40 years of experience in the operations, supervision, management and ownership of a variety of successful business ventures. After studying Engineering Management at Louisiana State University, Steve began his formal career with the construction and development of residential homes in the Greater New Orleans, Louisiana area. Upon his relocation to San Antonio, Texas in 1971, Steve has managed and/or owned several construction businesses providing construction management services in residential homes, restaurant construction and management, commercial construction and a variety of real estate development operations. One of the original founders of SBS, Steve oversees all construction operations of the Company.
Executive Vice President / COO
An Honors Graduate from Louisiana State University-New Orleans in 1974 with dual degrees in Accounting and Philosophy, David has more than 35 years of business operations, executive management and ownership experience, mostly in the New Orleans area. David obtained his CPA Certificate in 1975. After working in the field of public accounting for an international accounting firm, David held various management and ownership positions with firms in advertising, oil & gas and structural engineering. David moved to Texas and joined his business partner, Stephen Schiffman, in 1994 and both were the original principals in the formation on SBS. David manages all aspects of the Company’s operations.
A 1990 graduate of the University of Texas-San Antonio with a degree in Accounting, John has accumulated a vast knowledge of business and accounting procedures and practices during his career. Prior to joining SBS in 1995 as one of the original founders of the Company, John worked at a variety of small businesses in San Antonio and Albuquerque, NM. A computer technology expert, John has developed the extensive computer system that is the backbone of SBS’s day-to-day operations. John is responsible for the oversight of SBS’s accounting, insurance and human resource personnel.
Ted J. Culbreth
Vice PresidentSales and Marketing
A 1988 graduate of Sam Houston State University with a degree in Agriculture and Economics, Ted is a member of the SBS Executive Management group. An experienced professional with over 20 years of management experience, Ted has taken over responsibility for the sales and marketing efforts of SBS Construction. Based on his combined experience with NCI Building Systems and the Alert Building System division of Centurion Industries, Ted brings specific knowledge of the metal building and storage industry aspects of SBS’s current operations. Besides his oversight of the day-to-day marketing aspects for SBS, Ted focuses on managing the long-term growth of SBS and in developing additional lines of business.
Vice President of Construction Texas Division
Joining SBS in 2014, Larry brings 30 years of extensive construction experience in many differing fields including schools, self-storage, chemical plants, retail, residential and commercial projects. Recently specializing in site work and underground utilities, Larry’s expertise in this area significantly enhances SBS’s ability to handle complex and challenging projects. His technical understanding of construction procedures and processes allows him to efficiently manage vendors, suppliers and subcontractors as well as effectively communicating with clients, architects and engineers.
PresidentMetal Building Division
Jimmy began his career in the metal building industry in 1991 at NCI Building Systems, LP. While at NCI, he had the opportunity to work in all areas of the company, giving him a unique view of the overall processes of estimating, sales, engineering and manufacturing. These opportunities aided him in his future roles as General Manager of Steel Systems, Inc. (a division of NCI, LP), President of Alert Building and Roof Systems, and President of DBCI (a division of NCI, LP). Developing a relationship with SBS Construction while in these prior positions helped eventually land him on the SBS Executive team in 2015, as President of SBS’s metal building division.
Director of Pre-constructionand Development Services
A 1998 graduate of the University of Louisiana at Monroe with a degree in Construction Management, Tommy joined SBS Construction in 2015. A seasoned professional with over 20 years of construction experience in all aspects of commercial construction, healthcare, retail, mid-rise office buildings, mid-rise apartment complexes, banking, educational and hospitality. He also has extensive experience in estimating, contract negotiations, contract management and project management. He is a valued member of the SBS Construction Management Team overseeing our Louisiana operations.
From trade schools to post-Katrina disaster recovery operations, Greg has over 35 years of experience in the general construction industry. A welder by trade, Greg started his career working on dams and locks along Louisiana rivers. He learned the superintendent and project manager aspects of the construction industry working on major warehouses and metal buildings across Louisiana. While working for a major subcontractor for Bell South, Greg was in the Hurricane Katrina disaster zone less than 72 hours after the storm hit South Louisiana beginning their recovery and rebuilding operations. With this wealth of valuable experience, Greg joined SBS in 2006 and was instrumental in the growth of our self-storage business as well as providing oversight to major public projects including development of 2 Veterans Cemeteries for the Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs. Greg now shares his depth of experience to other members of the SBS Team as General Superintendent for all Louisiana operations.
Areas of Operation
TEXAS • LOUISIANA • NEW MEXICO • COLORADO • KANSAS • MISSOURI • TENNESSEE • NORTH CAROLINA • SOUTH CAROLINA • GEORGIA • FLORIDA • ALABAMA • MISSISSIPPI • ARKANSAS
17 Scenic Loop Rd.,
Boerne, TX 78006
38418 W. Airline Dr.,
Prairieville, LA 70769