Tim Howard
Director, CEO

Tim is a General and Underground Contractor and one of the founders of the Southern Contracting.  Tim brings to over 35 year’s experience in the construction of water distribution systems, sewer collection systems, water and wastewater treatment plants as well as, private commercial building and public infrastructure projects.


Before founding Southern, Tim was the Chief Estimator and Operations Director for General Contracting Services, Inc. as well as a business consultant, advising various infrastructure contractors on operations, estimating and project supervision.


Tim began his career with Citibank in 1978 and worked for them as a Special Projects Manager and Engineering Designer for over 15 years.  After Citibank, Tim founded Reed’s Excavating and was a Partner in a low-rise condominium development project in Placida, Florida.  Tim also worked for Charlotte County, Florida as an Operations Manager for 2 years before returning to the private sector.