STAFF BACKGROUND & EXPERIENCE

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Mary Langevin

Mary has been with Thomas Finn Roofing Company since high school. (1975) Hired as a receptionist at 16 years of age, Mary has worked in virtually every administrative position on her way to becoming Office Manager. Moving the office to 626 Armstrong in 1999 was a chance to re-organize everything in the office. She is responsible for all functions to run an efficient and professional office. Human Resources, Accounting, financial management, marketing, overseeing office computers and troubleshooting as Needed. Mary hopes to bring Thomas Finn into the future as this is a very tough time for the Roofing Industry.


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J. James Walsh

Jim is the CEO of the Thomas Finn Company. When he was 14 years old, he worked with his Dad during summer and holiday vacations working in sheet metal. The Walsh family moved to the Summit Avenue area in 1938. Dick Walsh relocated the Thomas Finn Company to 370 Dayton Avenue in St. Paul. Jim attended the Cathedral Elementary School and graduated from Cretin High School in 1948. He attended the University of Minnesota. He completed his studies at the Dunwoody Institute. Jim studied the sheet metal trade, especially related to architecture. The Korean War interrupted his career for two years. He was in the Air Force National Guard. He began working full-time for the Company in 1952. The firm was incorporated in 1962, when he was appointed second Vice-President. For many years Jim drove trucks that required a CDL. When he wasn't in a truck he did estimates and bid jobs for the company. He currently supervises operations and was responsible for the Drake move to 560 Randolph that was complete in January 2011.


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Gregory Walsh

Greg completed his education at the University of Minnesota with a degree in business. Since joining the company, he has added to his responsibilities. He plays an active role in job progress and quality control, frequently does estimating and material procurement. Greg has supervised many of the 3M Company job sites locally and in outlying communities. He is a perfectionist in his field.


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Rocky Yanez

Rocky has worked with Thomas Finn Company since 1986. You will not find a more dedicated employee than Rocky. He has been the Roofer Forman for many years. He is from Texas, where he began his roofing career. He speaks Spanish, which we find increasingly useful on the job site. Rocky is the number one man. There are never any worries when he is the job Foreman.