At Brandt, our commitment to safety and quality starts at the top. Our leadership team makes a business of working to improve the business—and the industry—on a daily basis.
Our executives bring in-depth engineering experience and years of business acumen to the Brandt team. They guide Brandt in our efforts to continuously improve. In collaboration with corporate leadership teams, they strive to provide our clients with the best in service and cutting-edge technology.
Steve Hayes is our President. He oversees the day to day operations of all of our business lines. Steve received a Mechanical Engineering degree from Duke University, and upon graduation spent five years in the United States Air Force. Prior to joining Brandt in 2006, Steve received his MBA and held several leadership positions at a Fortune 100 multinational company.
Mike Arthurs is our Chief Financial Officer, overseeing our corporate functions since joining Brandt in 2007. Mike is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University. Prior to 2007, Mike held financial and operational leadership positions with a Fortune 500 company and public accounting firm.
Kelly Carr is our Chief Legal Officer, overseeing our corporate Risk and People (HR/Training/Recruiting) functions. Kelly received her J.D. from Southern Methodist University in 2002 and her bachelor’s degree from Stephen F. Austin. Prior to joining Brandt in 2012, Kelly worked for a leading international law firm. She serves on the Board of the Construction Law Foundation of Texas and is a member of the State Bar Construction Law Council and the Fellows of the American Bar Association.