Cody began his career in residential construction. His leadership and management skills soon had him managing crews and estimating jobs as a Foreman. He then spent several years working at various nuclear power plants around the country, where his passion for safety set him on a leadership track. Through his work in power plants, he became familiar with rebar and the installation of concrete reinforcing. Cody stepped into the Safety Manager Role In 2017, he promptly acquired his OSHA 510 certification and will soon receive his OSHA 500 certification. With these certifications added to his experience and education, Cody continues to solidify his standing as JD Steel Company’s Safety Officer.
With the support and guidance of Gary Reddin, JD Steel’s Safety Department has become one of the best in the country for training Ironworkers to be safe productive workers. The JD Steel family of management, supervision, foremen, field personnel, and office staff continually strive to maintain and improve a company-wide “Behavioral Based Safety Culture” that is second to none.
Naomi started at JD Steel in 2014 as the corporate receptionist and advanced quickly into the accounting department. In addition to accounts payable, Naomi assists in contract and ESOP administration. Naomi’s career has spanned over 10 years, primarily in reception and accounting, starting in the construction industry for 6 years before moving on to Maricopa County and the Glendale School District.
Accounting Office Manager
Marcela joined the JD Steel family in 2012 as the Payroll Manager. She quickly became an integral, valued member of the JD Steel Corporate team. She moved into her current position as the Accounting Office Manager in 2017. Among her many and diverse duties are the preparation of company payroll tax returns, reconciling company bank accounts and union reporting. She holds a Bachelors of Accounting Degree, and has over 20 years of experience within the field.
Steve received his accounting degree from Arizona State University, Tempe. His path led him to a career in the accounting profession, where he has worked at Pima County, AZ as a Senior Fund Accountant, Bechtel Corporation as a project accountant, and URS Corporation as a Project Accountant/Admin before coming to JD Steel In January of 2011. As our Project Accountant, Steve brings many years of experience to the JD Steel team.
Ellen has been an accounting professional for over 20 years. With her background in real estate combined with her Bachelors of Science in Accountancy and Finance from Arizona State University, Ellen has helped elevate the JD Steel Team to the quality of standards we now use. Before starting at JD Steel in 2011, Ellen worked for a real estate investment company for over 12 years.
Gina began her career with JD Steel in 2017 as our Corporate Payroll Specialist. She covers all payroll services including certified payroll reporting for all regions nationally. She has over 16 years of experience and skills in Payroll, Human Resources, Accounting, Office Administration and Management.