Crossland Construction Company Announces New President
3 December, 2015
Columbus, Kansas - Crossland Construction is pleased to announce the promotion of Mr. John Priest to President of the company. Mr. Bennie Crossland, President since 2002, will continue to contribute to Crossland’s success as Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective November 6, 2015.
A graduate of Oklahoma State University, Mr. Priest has been with Crossland for 17 years and currently resides in Tulsa, Oklahoma with his wife and three children. “I am looking forward to building on the tradition of leadership set by Ivan, Jr., Bennie, and the Crossland team. It is truly an honor to serve such a dynamic organization,” said Priest. Bennie Crossland plans to actively assist with the transition as the company moves forward into 2016 and 2017. “This is an exciting time for us. John has served on our company’s Board of Directors for the past year. He has played an integral role in the development of our last two strategic plans, has assisted with the implementation of new procedures companywide, and has worked to develop and advance our presence in new markets.” Ivan Crossland, Jr. will continue to serve as Chief Executive Officer. Curt Crossland, Patrick Crossland, and Mike Crossland will remain Executive Vice Presidents. Travis Sills and Marta Brown will resume their positions as Secretary and Assistant Secretary, respectively.