Gary R. Erb, President
Gary joined the Steffy organization in 1997 and is the firm's President in charge of all activities including sales, estimating and operations. He has been in the steel industry his entire professional career and started as an apprentice draftsman in 1980. Gary has very high standards for providing the customer with quality service and
a quality product. He strives for complete customer satisfaction on each and every project. He holds a degree in Structural Design and Civil Engineering from Penn State University.
James W. Bell, Vice President of Finance
Jim joined the Steffy team in 1998 and is the firm's Vice President of Finance. He is in charge of all aspects of the accounting functions and insurance requirements for the company. Jim attended Penn State University and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. Jim's meticulous attention to details and excellent record keeping has
been a tremendous asset to the company over the past 14 years.
Peter G. Myket, Vice President of Operations
Pete joined Ira G. Steffy & Son in 2003 and is another well-seasoned veteran in the steel business. Pete started out as a steel detailer in 1984 and has held various positions during his 28 year career. His current position within the company is Vice President of Operations. Pete oversees all aspects of the miscellaneous metals department and is becoming more involved with the day to day operations of the structural division. He does an excellent job juggling the daily challenges he faces in this fast paced business. He is a graduate of Thaddeus Stevens College with a degree in Architectural Technology.
Richard L. Purnell, Vice President of Construction
Rick joined the Steffy organization in 2002 and brought with him over 30 years of experience in the steel business. His day to day involvement is in project management and he has been a valuable asset to the company as our Vice President of Construction. Rick is a graduate of Williamsport Area Community College with a degree in Architectural Technology. He is always ready for that next project regardless of how large or complex. He always has a well made plan for each new challenge and will do what is necessary to carry out that plan.
Patrick F. Jeffers, Vice President of Field Operations
Pat was one of the original employees hired since the inception of the company in 1976 and is the firm's Vice President of Field Operations. He overcomes the daily challenges to get the job done on time and done right. With over 35 years of experience Pat has pretty much seen it all and is always eager to help our customers in tough situations. We often joke that Pat could fit an elephant inside a shoe box if that's what the customer needed.
Rick Croft, Corporate Administrator
Rick joined the Steffy Team in 2012 as our Corporate Administrator in charge of all areas of Human Resources and the Ira G. Steffy Safety Program. Rick has extensive experience in Emergency Services, Rescue, and EMT Training as well as Commercial/Industrial Safety background and is a Nationally Certified Rope Rescue Technician. Rick is currently the Vice President of the LCISC (Lancaster County Industrial Safety Council) and has spent several years as a member of the Associated Builders and Contractors Safety Committee.
Raleigh Osborne, Chief Estimator
Our firm is extremely pleased to announce the hiring of Mr. Raleigh Osborne as our new Chief Estimator. Raleigh brings with him over 30 years of experience in the structural steel, miscellaneous metals and general construction industry. We are confident that you will find his experience and level of professionalism to be a tremendous benefit. Customer satisfaction is Steffy’s number one priority and we feel Raleigh will allow us to continue this mission each and every day.
Denton Brown, Structural Steel Estimator
Denny joined Steffy in 1986 as a Draftsman and his outstanding work ethic and attention to detail have been critical to his success as a Structural Steel Estimator. Denny has spent his entire career in the steel industry. Denny takes great pride in providing our customers with an accurate, timely bid proposal and works closely with our Project Management team to get each and every project off to a successful start.
Mike Fox, Shop Supervisor
Mike has been with Ira G. Steffy & Son since 1985 and has been the Shop Supervisor for the past 17 years. He genuinely cares about each new project and does whatever it takes to get the steel fabricated on time and without
any errors. His duties involve overseeing the fabrication operations, which also includes shipping and receiving
duties. Mike does a great job juggling the various projects we have being processed each and every week, while
also dealing with revisions and changes to delivery schedules. His positive demeanor and hard work ethic has
been a tremendous asset to the company over the years.