Lisa Parris, President and Director of Business Development

Lisa joined Parris Construction Company in January of 2012 and runs the day-to-day office management as well as the brand and image development of the Parris Construction Company. She has over 12 years of experience in marketing and business development in a broad range of businesses including professional services companies, retail, and construction.

Prior to Parris Construction Company, Lisa owned and managed Smart Dog Designs, a marketing consulting firm for eleven years. She graduated from Auburn University in 1995 with a Bachelors degree in Art and Design.


Russ Parris, Vice President

Russ has over thirteen years experience in the construction industry and is a Florida Certified General Contractor and Certified Mechanical Contractor. His professional experience includes commercial and residential construction, commercial and residential renovations, military construction and management, facilities management and engineering. Russ is responsible for sales and marketing, quotes, job cost tracking, production schedules, subcontractors, and safety and quality control for commercial and residential projects.

Prior to his work in the construction industry, Russ had a background in manufacturing production management and manufacturing/process engineering. He worked for Holley Performance Products as the Specialty Group Business Manager and JWI Dryer Fabrics as Plant Engineer.

Russ was an Aerospace Maintenance Officer in the US Navy. He received a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering from Auburn University in 1990.


Duane Fair, Project Manager

Duane has over 7 years experience as Project Manager for Parris Construction Company. His daily responsibilities include, but are not limited to job costing, workforce scheduling and placement, material procurement, project financial management, customer service and resource management. These responsibilities encompass both residential and commercial projects.

Prior to relocating to Florida in 2005, Duane spent nearly 25 years in a variety of roles at The Guidance Center in Southgate, Michigan. His most recent roles there included Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer. Duane received a Bachelor of Arts in 1976 in Business Administration and History and MBA in Finance in 1992, both from Wayne State University in Detroit, MI.