1979 – 1983
Vic Brownell joined the firm in 1979 as an estimator and project manager.
On February 26, 1980, Leslie Rose was elevated to Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. L.C. Brownell was then elected as the new president of the firm.
As of April 1, 1983, Leslie (Les) M. Rose retired from full-time active employment with Gray Construction Company, Inc. Upon his retirement, he resigned his position as Chief Executive Officer of the firm, but retained the position of Chairman of the Board.