Our Team

Valerie Dwyer, President & Treasurer

Valerie Dwyer, President & Treasurer

val.dwyer@arold.us

Valerie has a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and is a  licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Massachusetts. She previously practiced as a CPA with PricewaterhouseCoopers in their Boston office before transferring to their Albany, NY Office. Val …


Ryan Arold, Vice President & Corporate Secretary

Ryan Arold, Vice President & Corporate Secretary

ryan.arold@arold.us

Ryan has a Degree in Civil Engineering and over 15 years of experience at various levels for Arold Construction. He currently sits on several ASTM committees to help develop new standards for the trenchless industry. Areas of expertise include …


Brandon Arold, Safety Officer & Asst. Project Manager

Brandon Arold, Safety Officer & Asst. Project Manager

brandon.arold@arold.us

Brandon worked as a field employee for 10 years specializing in a wide range of site work and water/sewer line projects. He now works as an assistant project manager in the trenchless pipe and manhole lining division. He is also the company …


Robert Lashway, Sales Representative

Robert Lashway, Sales Representative

robert.lashway@arold.us

Bob was the owner of Lash Contracting, Inc., 1999-2012. He has an Associates degree in Civil Technology and over 45 years experience in Buildings, Bridges, Sitework, Utilities and Trenchless Technology.…


Kevin Butler, Project Manager

Kevin Butler, Project Manager

kevin.butler@arold.us

Kevin successfully completed his Bachelor’s Degree from the State University of New York Institute of Technology at Utica/Rome in Civil Engineering Technology.   He has over 10 years working experience in the Heavy Highway and Bridge sector.  Kevin, with his


Matthew Gardiner, Project Manager

Matthew Gardiner, Project Manager

matt.gardiner@arold.us

Matthew joined Arold Construction in 2014. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management and over 10 years of experience in the trenchless rehabilitation industry, specializing in CIPP small and large diameter with steam and water cure. Grouting of mainline joints and …


Karen Tobias, Office Manager and Contract Management

Karen Tobias, Office Manager and Contract Management

Jodi Arold, Payroll and M/WBE Coordinator

Jodi Arold, Payroll and M/WBE Coordinator

Brian Lee, Shop Superintendent

Brian Lee, Shop Superintendent

Thomas Petersen, Superintendent

Thomas Petersen, Superintendent

Tom has been a superintendent for Arold for 20+ years. He specializes in site work, drainage improvements, sewer and water lines, grading, sidewalks and curbing.…