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Meet Our Team

Our mission is to provide the essential services that maintain the quality of life for our clients. Get to know our team.

Chip Greene

President

Chip is the 3rd generation in his family involved in the mechanical contracting business. He has 30+ years' industry experience, the last 25 as the owner of Greene & Associates. Chip has a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from Mercer University and holds a Master Plumber’s License, a Conditioned Air License, and a Class II Boiler License.

Chip can be reached at cgreene@g-ainc.com

Michael Berens

Estimator/Project Manager

Michael has been with the company since 2012 in this role, having previously worked for a commercial plumbing contractor in metro Atlanta for 3 years. Michael helped us with our estimating software conversion in 2013 and has become intimately familiar with using it. Michael has overseen some of our larger plumbing projects such as Peach County High School, Muscogee Manor Rehabilitation Hospital, and Building 125 Robins Air Force Base. Michael is also spearheading our efforts to move into using Building Information Technology on some of our projects. Michael received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Tennessee. 

Michael has an interest in music history, which closely aligns with his hometown of Nashville, TN.

Michael can be reached at mberens@g-ainc.com

JEF Fraley

Pre-Construction Services

JEF grew up in a military family and traveled the world while his father was serving in the Air Force. When they were transferred to Robins Air Force Base in nearby Warner Robins in 1991, Macon became home for JEF. JEF has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Communications and Information Technology from Macon State College (now Middle Georgia State University).

After working in the healthcare information technology industry for 10 years, JEF decided to venture into the world of mechanical contracting. JEF has been with Greene & Associates for two years starting in our service division and now is part of our preconstruction team on the construction side.

JEF can be reached at jfraley@g-ainc.com

Julie Burkhalter

Estimator/Project Manger

Julie has been with the company since 2006, starting in operations in a support role assisting with bid documents, submittals, close out documents, etc. Julie mastered that position and used it to acquire a good working knowledge of plans and specs leading to her moving into an estimating role in 2016, primarily on the HVAC side of the house. In addition to estimating, Julie has started dabbling in a dual role performing project management duties for some of our projects.

Julie also oversees our information technology hardware and acts as the liaison with our information technology company that assists with maintaining our systems. 

Julie can be reached at jburkhalter@g-ainc.com

Jesse Carlson

Director of Field Operations

Jesse is a 20+ year veteran of the mechanical trade. A talented craftsman, Jesse can install any type of mechanical system, whether it be welding, ductwork, or plumbing. He is a certified crane rigger, relishing the challenges on how to get equipment into a space.

Jesse has recently moved into the role of our Director of Field Operations in 2020 and has excelled as a great leader of our field operations. This role comprises coordinating our crews and placing them where they can be of the most use at any given time. He also acts as the field liaison from the field forces to management, whether it be a project issue or an overall company issue.

Jesse can be reached at jcarlson@g-ainc.com

Lindsay Martin

Director of Business Operations

Lindsay has been with the company for nearly 3 years. In her role she oversees the internal operations of the business such as human resources, marketing, finances, and insurance.

Lindsay also has a construction background having worked on-site for a large steel erection firm as an operations coordinator and up until now has had a similar role for G&A. 

Lindsay can be reached at lmartin@g-ainc.com

Beth Weant

Bookkeeper

Beth has been with the company for 4 years.  She oversees all the financial operations of the company including payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, quarterly/annual tax filings, and all related accounting duties that go along with those areas. Beth has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from the University of Maryland as well as a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science. With over 25 years’ experience in accounting (nearly 20 in the construction field), Beth is the behind-the-scenes steady hand that provides the financial information to help us make informed decisions.

Beth can be reached at bweant@g-ainc.com

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