Jeff Paxton has worked in this type of environment for many years. He enjoys seeing something come from nothing and decided to start his own company in 1990. He started this company with a dream to become top notch and he has exceeded that goal and is now running a very successful company. He is very dedicated to providing a safe and beneficial work environment for his employees and in return his employees are very loyal to him. He has a great mind for business and that helps stem his success rate. Jeff enjoys time with his family on the boat and hunting.
Tanya started with Paxton Contractors Corp in March 2017. After 15+ years in the medical billing field she needed a change and couldn’t be happier with her decision. She is a native of Chesapeake, VA and graduated from Hickory High School. She married her high school sweetheart and they have two beautiful children. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, camping, biking, fishing, and being outdoors! The mountains are her favorite place to be. Paxton Contractors is an awesome team and she am proud to be part of it.
Bobby Wynn started with Paxton Contractors Corp in November 2010 as the Estimator and has helped to oversee tremendous growth of the company, since that time. He is a 1985 graduate of Chowan College with a degree in Accounting and continuing education at Old Dominion University. Bobby is thankful for his wonderful wife of 27 years and their 3 children.
Goutham joined Paxton Contractors Corp in 2017 as an Assistant Estimator. He pursued his Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering from St. Martins Engineering College in India and a recent graduate in Masters in Civil Engineering and Construction Management from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois.
He published a couple of International Journals in 2014 on the name of Introduction to Corridor Selection & Assessment for Bus Rapid Transit System in Hyderabad in American Journal of Engineering Research and the other on the Name of Introduction to Selection of Corridor and Requirements of IVHS in Hyderabad in International Journal of Modern Engineering Research.
The academical projects and his recent certifications like CMIT and OSHA explains the zeal and enthusiasm towards the field of study.
Will Barber came to work for Paxton Contractors Corp in May 2013. He has been an assistant to the Estimator, a heavy equipment operator, and a foreman. Now he is moving into the realm of Project Management and will assist the foreman in making sure the projects are run on time and on budget. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends and enjoys hunting and fishing.
Jeff followed his Dad into the construction business in 1973. He is a native of Virginia Beach and graduated from Kempsville High School. He has extensive knowledge in Site Work and Grade Work. He enjoys the work he does, helping creating projects. He joined the Paxton team in February 2017 and has been a great asset to the company.
In his spare time, he travels the drag racing circuit with his son. He loves to spend time with his big family. He has five children, 11 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. He really enjoys spending time in the Outer Banks.
Dump Truck Foreman
Johnny Walker started working for Paxton Contractors Corp in January 2012. He started out as an operator and has moved up in the ranks to become a very dependable dump truck foreman. He handles the 4 dump trucks that Paxton has to offer for service. He handles deliveries of material to job sites and homeowners while also moving necessary heavy equipment where it is needed. He is a Hampton Roads native and enjoys spending time having fun with his family.
Holland Sand Pit Foreman
Chris Irby has worked for Paxton Contractors Corp since November 2009. He started as a heavy equipment operator and is now the foreman at our Holland Sand Pit in southern Suffolk. He has considerable knowledge in grading and sand quarries. His wife and him are childhood sweethearts and have been married for more than 30 years. He enjoys spending time with his family, fishing and reading the Bible.
Sand Pit Dispatcher
Toni came to Paxton Contractors Corp in November 2012. She has extension knowledge in dispatching as she has been in this line of work for many years. She is a native of the area and knows most of the dump truck drivers. She is very good at her job and almost always be found in the trailer at the Crittenden Sand Pit handling the tickets. She enjoys going on cruises and can’t wait to go again. She also enjoys spending time with her family.
Site Crew Foreman (Rtd.)
Jess Wise started working for Paxton Contractors Corp in June 2015 as a Foreman. He has vast knowledge is site work and grading. He has worked for several other large companies in the Tidewater area. He enjoys spending time with family, hunting and fishing.
James Miller began working for Paxton Contractors Corp in October 2011. He started as an equipment operator and later became the Pit Foreman. He knows his heavy equipment and sand pits. He enjoys working for Paxton and spending time with his family.