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Ameron Leadership

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Kevin Frederick

Kevin Frederick


Before Kevin transitioned within NOV to Ameron in 2021, he held a variety of positions in finance, sales, operations, and supply chain management. As the leader of the Ameron business, Kevin provides strategic direction to the team. He works diligently to understand and anticipate customer needs and promotes business-wide ownership of customer care. A licensed CPA in the state of Texas, Kevin earned his BBA in Accountancy from the University of Houston. Prior to his career with NOV, Kevin worked at Schlumberger, AF Global, and Precision Castparts.

Mike Hanvey

Michael Hanvey

Director of Finance, Ameron

Mike joined NOV in 2012 and has held various financial roles during his tenure, most recently as Director of Finance, Ameron. He brings 45 years of relevant experience, having begun his career working in commodities on Wall Street in the New York financial district. Mike is a graduate of Bernard Baruch College in New York with a B.B.A. in Accounting and holds an MBA in Financial Management from Pace University in New York.

Michael Mize

Michael Mize

Director, Operations

Mike began his career with NOV in 2005 as Plant Manager of the Anniston Pole Products Plant. In 2018, he took over as Director of Aftermarket Sales and Services. He was later promoted to oversee operations for all the Ameron manufacturing plants and service locations. Mike has an Associate's degree in Industrial Electricity and Electronics from Ayers State Technical College and a B.S. in Computer Integrated Manufacturing and Industrial Management from Jacksonville State University.

Tavarus Newsom

Tavarus Newsom

Director, Sales

Tavarus joined NOV in 2008 to work in Capital Offshore Projects. In 2018, he moved to Ameron as Manager for Quotations and Customer Service. He now oversees sales in the Transportation, Commercial and Industrial, and Municipalities markets. He also oversees the sales support by NOV’s Inside Sales team and customer services for all markets. Tavarus holds an undergraduate degree in Finance and Economics from the University of Tennessee and an MBA in Finance from Texas Southern University.

Kim Konte

Kimberly Konte

Director, Business Development

Since joining NOV in 2013, Kim has held various roles, currently serving as the business development director for Ameron. Her cross-industry experience that has spanned more than two decades allows Kim to serve her team by executing vision through collaboration. She is passionate about fostering creative space for connection to understand the needs of our customers. Her team’s goals are to align as a partner for success to execute strategies that support customer initiatives and drive innovation in emerging markets.

Wes Myers

Wesley Myers, P.E.

Engineering Manager

Wesley began his career with Ameron as the Engineering Manager of steel products in 2015 at NOV’s Tulsa facilities. He possesses over 35 years of experience in structural products design and fabrication. Currently, Wes works as the Engineering Manager for all products and is responsible for the products’ structural design, fabrication detailing, and quality assurance for all facilities. Wes holds a Bachelor of Science of Civil Engineering from the University of Arkansas.

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