Stephen R. Wherry
Co-CEO, Senior Vice President and 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.
Jason M. Spivey
Mr. Spivey joined Southeast Power as Project Manager in January 2015 and was promoted to Assistant Vice President in May 2016, prior to being appointed President in June 2017.
Andrew P. Pisciotto
Mr. Pisciotto joined The Goldfield Corporation as Corporate Controller in September 2015, from Ernst & Young, LLP where he served as an Assurance Manager. Andrew is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Florida and earned his bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from The University of Florida. In June 2020, Mr. Pisciotto was elected Vice President.
Matthew R. Clayton
Vice President, Head of M&A and Strategy
Mr. Clayton joined The Goldfield Corporation as Vice President, Head of M&A and Strategy, in April 2021. Matt has over 8 years of experience in M&A strategy, execution and financing. He joined The Goldfield Corporation from First Reserve, a leading global private equity fund, where he was involved in a number of investments across the United States and European infrastructure and industrial sectors. Prior to that, he worked in investment banking at Greenhill & Co. advising corporate and private equity clients on M&A and capital markets transactions.
Mr. Clayton holds a B.B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin.
Denise L. Diaz
Corporate Secretary and Director of Financial Reporting
Mrs. Diaz joined The Goldfield Corporation as a Financial Analyst in July 2005, from AstraZeneca in Puerto Rico. Denise is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Florida and earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Puerto Rico and her master’s degree from Florida Atlantic University. Denise was promoted to Accounting Manager in 2007, Controller in 2009 and Director of Financial Reporting in 2013. Denise was appointed Corporate Secretary in 2017.
Pamela E. Dowdy
Director of Tax
Mrs. Dowdy joined The Goldfield Corporation as a Senior Tax Consultant in September 2005, from a local CPA firm, where she served as a Senior Tax Manager. Pam is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Florida and earned her bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from The University of Central Florida. Pam was promoted to Tax Manager in 2006 and Director of Tax in July 2020.