Today we celebrate Veterans and their commitment, hard-work, and dedication displayed throughout their service to The United States. From our very own Vets at AMI, to those across the world- we thank you.
Here at AMI, we have the wonderful opportunity to work alongside such incredible individuals. Each and every person brings something special to our team and we could not imagine our company without them. We wanted to highlight and share a few of our Veterans below to give everyone a chance to know them a bit better!
Will Bumbalough, ITSS Tier 2 Supervisor
Will was serviced as a Marine and served as an Infantryman, specializing in Mortars (0341) with secondary MOS’s of Machine gunner (0331) and Rifleman (0311), and a certified Range Instructor. Will served in Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2006 deploying to Fallujah and was deployed again in 2007 as part of the surge build up, again stationed in Fallujah and the surrounding area until early 2008. There are two things that Will appreciates most about AMI:
What I appreciate most about AMI – Two things: The Professional Family feel, and AMI Leadership’s willingness to do what is needed to overcome barriers to success
Dennis Justice, Specialty Products Operations Leader
Dennis served from 1987 to 1993. His favorite part about working for AMI is the collaboration and the teamwork that gets to happen around Sales, Technical, and Operations groups.
Mia Kyser, Accounting Administrator
Amy entered in the U.S. Army in December 1989, the year she graduated from Broad Ripple High School. She ended her Army career in March of 1994. During her time as a soldier, she was stationed at Ft. Carson, Colorado Springs, Colorado, where she worked at Evans Army Hospital in the Mental Health Clinic. Amy was a Behavioral Science Specialist, performing screenings and assessment to the soldiers, as well as weekly counseling and group therapy.
Julie Mackey, Lab Technician at Marietta South
Julie served in the U.S. Army 75D as a Personnel Records Specialist. Her most memorable time in service was serving on Camp Casey in Korea in 1993. Julie’s favorite part of working for AMI is the employees! She shares that the individuals she is surrounded by show dedication to their jobs, and are always willing to be helpful to achieve team goals!
John Masterson, Business Development Manager in Sales
John served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1982 to 1986. He highlights how he really enjoys and is very fortunate to be a part of the US Aggregates Sales team. The team and the leadership remind him of his days in the Marine Corps.
Kelly McFarland, Plant Operator at Marietta South
Kelly served in the U.S. Army from 1991 to 1995 as a Heavy Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic. He spent 2.5 years in Mannheim, Germany and the rest of his time in Ft. Lewis, Washington!
Justin Webb, Estimator I at Milestone Bloomington
Justin served as a paratrooper and combat medic in 4th brigade, 25th infantry division from 2010 to 2013, and spent 2012 in Eastern Afghanistan on deployment performing infantry patrols as well as air assault operations. Justin and his peers also focused on training the local military and police in infantry tactics as well as combat medical training.
Justin’s favorite part about being at Milestone is that he gets to work closely with people to solve complex issues!
We are extremely grateful to work alongside real-time heroes who remind us every day to bring our best selves! Thank you to our Vets!