Gil has 37 years’ experience in both commercial and residential sales and service within the building supply industry. He has been an account manager for Cassity Jones since November of 2000. He’s been married to his wife, Mary, for almost four decades and they have two grown children and two grandchildren. He enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with family and friends.
Brian grew up in Longview and graduated from Spring Hill High School. He started working for Cassity Jones in 2001 as a CDL driver. He then became part of the contractor support team and ultimately assumed the role of contractor account manager. Brian feels that he has benefitted greatly from his experience in all facets of the business. Brian has three children, Landon, Allie and Cole. Brian enjoys camping, hunting and being involved in his kid’s activities.
Bobby grew up in the Tyler, Texas area and has lived there most of his life. He has over 33 years of experience in the building materials industry beginning in 1989. While attending college he worked for Payless Cashways Building Materials starting as a loader in the yard. After graduation and for the next 12 years he worked in both the Tyler, Texas and Longview, Texas locations and progressed through the ranks all the way to the store manager position. Bobby joined the Cassity Jones family in December 2001 as the Store Manager of the Marshall, Texas location. When he is not at work Bobby and his wife Shelly enjoy time on the lake either fishing or pontooning with their kids and/or friends, riding atvs, hunting or just working around the house.
Chad has been in and around the building industry for the last twenty-five years. Enjoying all sides of construction, he has worked from new residential, remodel, commercial, to construction material manufacturing. He has a wife and three kids that his off time is focused on. He has a small farm in Lindale, Texas and enjoy all it allows his family. Chad and his family are an outdoor family that is either in the woods hunting, around a lake fishing or currently on a softball field in East Texas. He just started his career with Cassity Jones as the Tyler, Texas Store Manager this year.
Rudy grew up in Kilgore, Texas, where he attended school from Pre-K to high school. He began his construction career at East Texas Lumber at the age of 15. He worked off and on there for 4 years pulling loads, making deliveries and working the counter. After high school Rudy attended The University of Texas at Tyler, where he received his B.S. in Industrial Technology with an emphasis on Construction Management in 2010. After graduating college, Rudy went to work for Halliburton where he was a coiled tubing engineer for 3 years. Rudy started at Cassity Jones in 2014. At Cassity, he was Contractor Support at the Longview location. He was then offered a position as a Sales Coordinator at the Henderson location and eventually made his way back to the Longview location, where he is currently serving as an Account Manager. Rudy has a wife, Kristina Galvan, 2 step-kids Lexi (11), Hayden (10) and his 2-year-old baby girl, Le’Lanna Elise Galvan. Rudy enjoys spending time with his family and friends grilling and listening to music. He loves soccer, football, baseball and pretty much every sport. He also enjoys hunting and fishing.
Ryne grew up in Diana where he graduated from high school as a 4th generation New Diana Eagle. Ryne graduated from LeTourneau University with a Business Administration degree. He started working for Cassity Jones in April of 2019. He and his wife, Kamryn, enjoy taking their two dogs, Boog and Shoog, to the dog park, being outdoors, and sports of all kinds.
Tom joined the Cassity Jones team in 2020 and is the General Manager of our Terrell Location. Prior to joining Cassity Jones, Tom served as an Infantry officer in the United States Army for 7 years. Tom holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point in Engineering management. His hobbies include hunting, fishing and spending time with family and friends.
Terry has been in the building materials business since 1970 and has held every imaginable position from janitor to manager. He has been with Cassity Jones since 2005 and currently is an account manager in the Terrell facility. Terry has extensive experience in all lines of residential building materials. He has been married for over 40 years. He and his wife have three children and seven grandchildren. Terry enjoys woodworking, baseball, anything to do with old cars and attending church with family.
Ron has been in the building materials industry for over 35 years. He has extensive knowledge of products and loves the daily challenge of learning more about new materials and processes. Ron is beginning his 24th year as account manager for the Cassity Jones organization. His favorite part of the job is meeting new builders and framers.
Ron is quick to share his knowledge and expertise with the other team members and keeps the atmosphere fun and enjoyable.
Dylan was born and raised around Ennis Tx. He attended college at Tarleton State University in Stephenville for Ag Business. While attending college he was a member of Alpha Gamma Rho, the National Agriculture Fraternity. Starting with Cassity Jones in April of 2018, made him the third generation in his family to work in construction and the building materials distribution field. He enjoys golfing, hunting, fishing, and anything outside. He is eager to grow and develop his business.
Scott is an Account Manager for Cassity Jones Building Materials and has over 21 years’ experience in the retail lumber/building material/millworks industry. He and his wife, Michelle, of 26 years, have a grown son. He enjoys playing golf, and bowling in leagues, and watching sports of all sorts. He and Michelle enjoy going out and supporting live local music and meeting new people.
James is the General Manager of the Bossier City branch of Cassity Jones Building Materials. Prior to joining our team, he spent over 30 years in the United States Air Force in the aircraft maintenance career field. James began his journey with Cassity Jones in April 2023. James and his wife, Jen, have four grown children and five grandchildren. James enjoys playing golf, hiking, and spending time with his family.
Bill was born and raised in Nebraska. He has been involved in the construction business all of his adult life. He and his wife moved to the Shreveport/Bossier City area to be near her parents over 40 years ago and have been there ever since. After framing houses and managing a construction company during the 70’s and 80’s, Bill took a job in outside sales with Wick’s lumber company. He also worked for Huttig Sash and Door before joining the team at Allen Commercial Door. He and his wife, Cheryl, have one son. He enjoys the outdoors and loves to hunt, fish, golf and work in the yard.
Mike Smith has been in the building industry for 30 years. He installed stucco and stone 25 years before going to work for Howard Lumber. Mike started with Cassity Jones in May of 2019 as our Delivery Manager. He strived every day to make our team better and stronger with a higher level of customer service. Mike accepted a new position as a Contractor Account Rep for us in November of 2019. Mike has strengthened our account rep group with his knowledge and hard work. Mike enjoys bow hunting, fishing, and cooking with the family. Mike has two sons and one daughter that he spends a lot of his weekends with.
Jason Allison was born and raised in Tyler, TX. He has been in the building industry for 10 years doing everything from framing houses, custom trim work and remodels. He started his own trim and remodel company in 2016. Newley married in February 2018 to Kayla Allison. He enjoys spending time with family, golfing, fishing and hunting as much as possible in his spare time.
Blake has been with Cassity Jones Lumber in Tyler since 2003, previously serving as contractor support and currently as Account Manager. He is also in charge of coordinating all activities for the annual corporate-wide Cassity Jones golf tournament. Blake has deep roots in the east Texas area. He and his family reside in the Concord Community where his parents and grandparents have resided for many years. He has been married to his wife, Jodie, for 16 years. They have two children, Clay and Chloe. Blake attends Concord Cumberland Presbyterian Church and enjoys golf and spending time outdoors.
Stan was born in Amarillo and moved to East Texas as a teenager. His construction career began upon graduation from high school. He has had experiences in framing, construction management and general contracting. Stan began working at Cassity Jones in 2008 in the commercial material sales area and has most recently transitioned to engineered wood products. Stan enjoys learning the new CAD technology that aids in building material design and estimating.
Abraham is from the Chapel Hill area. His knowledge of the lumber industry began during childhood when he shadowed a much beloved carpenter, his father, John Bragg in many projects. Abraham currently resides in Whitehouse and enjoys tackling DIY projects around the house, golf, and working out in his spare time.
Mike was born in Kilgore, Texas but grew up in Marshall, Texas. In 1977, Mike moved to Dallas, Texas and shortly thereafter started a career in building material sales and 40 years later enjoys it more than ever. Mike and his wife Janet moved back to East Texas/Longview in 2018 and in June of 2022 he started an exciting new journey with Cassity Jones Building Materials. He and his wife love to travel and can’t wait to see what the future holds.
Brad joined the Cassity Jones team in 2012 as a CDL driver and has since held various roles at the Marshall, Texas location. Brad has worked in the building supply industry since he was 19, starting off as a yard hand later obtaining his cdl to deliver lumber, drywall, and shingles. Brad has been married to his wife Ashley for 10 years. In his spare time, he enjoys fishing, hunting, and watching baseball and football.
Chris was born and raised in Shreveport, Louisiana. Chris and his wife Ashley now call Benton home, and have two daughters, Whitley and Collins. When he’s not busy with the girls, Chris loves to play golf, you can catch him on the green nearly every weekend, if he’s not playing, he’s watching at home on his back patio with friends! When golf’s not on, you’ll probably catch him watching the LSU Tigers on Saturdays, and on Sunday, he’s definitely watching “America’s Team”, the Dallas Cowboys!
Delfino was born & raised in Tyler, Texas. He likes to spend as much time as he can with his daughter. She loves to be outside, so they spend majority of their time together outside. He also loves working on outside projects and spending every free minute he has with his family. Delfino started with Cassity Jones in 2016 pulling loads in the lumberyard, driving for millwork, and managing millwork deliveries, in 2020 he was promoted inside to work as Contractor Support and then in January of 2022 he took on a new role as Project Manager at the Tyler, Texas store.