Please join me in congratulating Patty Wallace as our newest Contract Administrator.
Patty joined to the Branch Companies in 2014 and became a Project Administrator at E.V. Williams, Inc. in 2015.
Patty is married, has 3 children and 3 grandchildren. She enjoys making jewelry in her spare time.
She will be based in the Virginia Beach office. Congratulations to her on her new position!
Cindy Cummings, Contract Administration and Project Accounting Manager
Welcome, Arlene Bowman! Arlene joins the Branch Group Accounting team from Adecco professional services. Along with Janene, Joanne, Laurie and Eli, she’s been getting our vendors paid since September 2018. She began with a “two-week” assignment but does such good work that we hired her full time in December. (more…)
Will Karbach, CEO of The Branch Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ernie Caldwell as a member of Governor Ralph Northam’s Build Virginia Advisory Board. Ernie is the President of G. J. Hopkins, Inc., a mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and HVAC service contractor headquartered in Roanoke, Virginia and a subsidiary of The Branch Group. (more…)
The Branch Group and operating companies are now Virginia Values Veterans V3-Certified. We will be focusing our hiring and retention efforts to specifically hire and retain veterans.
“We believe that veterans, including guardsmen and reservists, do and will continue to play an essential role in the building of a competent and successful workforce. Many will be the future leaders of our business,” said Terry Keffer, Senior Vice President and Board Member at Branch Group. (more…)
Welcome aboard, Eli Williams, to the Branch Group Accounting team in Roanoke! Eli joins our Accounts Payable staff on September 24th.
Originally from North Carolina, Eli has spent most of his life in and around Roanoke, VA. After completing school, he explored several pursuits including Construction and Transportation before settling into Accounts Payable.
Eli and his wife Becky have 4 children and one grandson. Along with enjoying family, friends, and music, they like to kayak, hike, and do anything else outdoors. Eli says “There is nothing like a good motorcycle ride on a sunny day.”
Jason Rowberg, Shared Services Manager