We have something we like to call the Dixie Difference which means always exceeding the customer’s expectations. Every one of our employees is trained to make it happen, but the Dixie Difference starts with the people at the top who are most responsible for serving our many commercial and industrial clients. Their training and expertise mean they can handle any project large or small.
The Dixie Team
John Yelverton is the President and Chief Operating Officer and is intimately involved in directing the day-to-day operations of the construction group at Dixie. He has a degree in mechanical engineering and is a licensed Master Electrician. He has worked at Dixie since 1984. His education and training make him ideal to oversee our commercial, industrial, medical, institutional and gaming projects. Under John’s leadership, Dixie has implemented successful initiatives to improve customer service and productivity,
Every business needs someone to coordinate the operation. For Dixie, that is President and Chief Operating Officer Noble Yelverton. He is responsible for managing all aspects of our service departments. In his role, Noble is responsible for strategic planning and implementing new operations and goals. Noble graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance in 1987 and started working at Dixie in 1990. Under his leadership Dixie has continued its proud history of always exceeding the customer’s expectations.
In many respects Frank (Jimmy) Jehle Jr. is the glue that holds our Dixie team together. As a Vice President of the company he has been one of the driving forces of building a culture that shows our commitment to service and quality. Jimmy started working at Dixie in 1970 and under his leadership we have built a reputation for outstanding customer service and developing lifelong relationships. Jimmy is a Master Electrician and can take care of any project that you might have.
Our man Rodney King has more than 20 years of construction and customer service experience. He is the Vice President in charge of Dixie’s Auburn/Opelika office in Lee County. King graduated with honors from Auburn University with a degree in Building Science. He has managed large, complex projects with contract values of more than $10 million. He is experienced in virtually every type of industry health care, commercial, churches, retail, and manufacturing. No matter how big or small, your project is the most important project for Rodney and Dixie.
Of course, where the rubber meets the road is when our plumbers, electricians, and HVAC technicians are on the job site turning your plans into reality. Dixie is proud of the training and skills each one of them possesses to do quality work in their chosen field. The training they undergo is rigorous and continuous.