Chief Operating Officer of Performance Excellence
As a Purdue University and ABC Apprenticeship Program graduate, Rob Griffith’s diverse background includes a degree in organizational leadership and supervision, as well as several master electrician’s licenses. Rob joined Gaylor Electric in 2009, after merging his family owned electrical business, Griffith Group, Inc. He was brought onto the Gaylor Executive Team as the Midwest Vice President with the goal of cultivating a future of success and inspiring young craft professionals in the industry. As of May 2020, Rob was selected to serve as the Chief Operating Officer of Performance Excellence.
As COO of Performance, Rob’s goal is to unify operations in the Midwest and Southeast. With a focus on delivering consistent excellence in innovation, quality, and performance, Rob oversees our national construction and service teams. As a proven leader and mentor, he continues to motivate those around him to reach their professional and personal potential. Rob will continue to focus his efforts on the development of our industry’s workforce and provide Gaylor Electric with forward-thinking leadership. Outside of Gaylor Electric, Rob serves Associated Builders and Contractors as Chairman of the ABC Indiana/Kentucky Apprenticeship Trustees, where he helps further the merit-shop philosophy through education.