Leadership Team

James D. Buzzie

Jim Buzzie is the President of Douglas Steel Fabricating Corporation, member of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee. Jim joined the firm in 1991 directly from the Building Construction Management program at Michigan State University. He previously held the positions of Estimator, Project Manager, Contract & Quality Manager and Executive Vice President with Douglas Steel. He serves as President of Great Lakes Fabricators & Erectors Association.

You can contact Jim at jbuzzie@douglassteel.com

MHARSCHMichael E. Harsch

Mike Harsch is the Executive Vice President of Douglas Steel Fabricating Corporation, member of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee. He is responsible for overseeing the company operations in accordance with the strategic plans, coordinating all company activities and ensuring the companies performance is achieved with exceptional customer satisfaction. Mike previously held the position of Vice President and Sales Manager. Mike has more than 35 years experience in the Steel industry working in various positions as Detailer, Detailing Manager, Estimator and Project Manager.

You can contact Mike at mharsch@douglassteel.com

Richard A. Steffens

Rich Steffens is the Engineering Manager of Douglas Steel Fabricating Corporation and is a member of the Board of Directors. Rich began his career with the firm in 1992. He is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the engineering department including scheduling, establishing and monitoring connection design and framing methods to ensure compliance with AISC and project requirements. Rich has previously held the positions of Detailer and Engineering Job Captain.

You can contact Rich at rsteffens@douglassteel.com

Laurie L. Keener

Laurie Keener is the Controller of Douglas Steel Fabricating Corporation and is a member of the Board of Directors. Laurie joined the firm in 2007. She has over 30 years of construction accounting experience. She oversees all aspects of Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Job Cost, Payroll and HR Employee Benefits.

You can contact Laurie at lkeener@douglassteel.com

Charles P. Dunn

Charles Dunn is the Plant Superintendent of Douglas Steel Fabricating Corporation. He is a member of the Board of Directors. Charles joined the firm in 2007. He has the overall responsibility for all Shop Production, Scheduling and Personnel. He previously held the position as a Welder, Head of Maintenance, Shipping and Receiving Foreman and Assistant Plant Manager.

You can contact Charles at cdunn@douglassteel.com