John H. Sottile

Chairman of the Board, President & Chief Executive Officer

John H. Sottile joined The Goldfield Corporation in June of 1971. Before being elected to the Board of Directors and named President and Chief Executive Officer in 1983, Mr. Sottile gained extensive operational experience by managing two of the Company’s former subsidiaries, Tropicana Pools, Inc., and Harlan Fuel Company. In May of 1998, Mr. Sottile was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors. He has earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami.

Stephen R. Wherry

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Wherry joined The Goldfield Corporation in November 1987, from KPMG Peat Marwick where he served as Audit Manager. Steve is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Florida and a graduate of Berry College in Rome, Georgia. In December 1992, Mr. Wherry was elected Vice President, and in July 2006, Senior Vice President.