Alexander Building Construction hires Stephen Lee
Harrisburg, PA, July 17, 2018 . . . Alexander Building Construction Co., a member of The Butz Family of Companies, is pleased to announce the hiring of Stephen Lee who will serve as Senior Director of South Central Pennsylvania and Enterprise Director of Strategic Initiatives.
As Senior Director of South Central Pennsylvania, Lee will join the leadership team in the delivery of construction management services from the Harrisburg location. He will advance the use of new innovative methods of project delivery incorporating technology in all phases of our projects.
Lee previously worked for Lancaster General Health / Penn Medicine where he served as Vice President, Facilities Planning. Prior to that role, Steve worked for Benchmark Construction Company, Inc. for 15 years, most recently as Vice President for Healthcare.
He has managed numerous healthcare projects in his career including the 92,000 square foot Ann B. Barshinger Cancer Institute at Lancaster General Health and the 3-story Health Pavilion Expansion and Renovation for WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital. Lee led the charge at Lancaster General Health on implementing Lean practices and developed a collaborative selection process for all design and construction partners. Lee also spent seven years in the design industry as a client and project manager for engineering, landscape architecture and land planning firms.
Additionally, Lee will serve as Enterprise Director of Strategic Initiatives for The Butz Family of Companies, consisting of Alexander, serving Central Pennsylvania, Shoemaker Construction Co. serving the Greater Philadelphia Area and Alvin H. Butz, Inc. serving the Lehigh Valley and Eastern Pennsylvania. He will be responsible for continually improving internal processes and services to clients.
"Steve is a natural collaborator and leader," says Rick Seitz, president of Alexander. "His commitment to using technology and Lean methodologies on projects to provide exceptional value to our clients will be a tremendous asset to our company as we implement continuous improvement in those areas."
Steve has a Bachelor of Science in Landscape Architecture from The Pennsylvania State University. He lives in Lititz with his wife Jennifer and their two children, Sydney and Tucker.
Steve is very active in his community and is proud of his towns claim as the "Coolest Small Town in America."
He has served as Chairman of the Lititz Borough Planning Commission for 19 years, is a member of the Parks and Recreation Committee, has been an assistant coach for the Warwick Boys Varsity Basketball team for 19 years and recently has been appointed to the Borough Council. Lee spends much of his free time enjoying his young children and helping to coach their little league, youth softball and basketball teams. When time allows he and Jennifer enjoy traveling with their children.
ABOUT ALEXANDER BUILDING CONSTRUCTION CO. AND THE BUTZ FAMILY OF COMPANIES: The Butz Family of Companies, consisting of Alexander Building Construction Co., Alvin H. Butz, Inc. and Shoemaker Construction Co., provides exceptional, comprehensive construction management and design/build services, led by a strong commitment to complete customer satisfaction with special attention to safety, quality and value. The firm possesses significant experience in the construction of healthcare facilities, colleges/universities, corporate office buildings, manufacturing facilities, sports and entertainment venues, government buildings, K-12 schools and retail buildings serving Pennsylvania, New Jersey and northern Delaware.