Meet Our Team

Leon Moody

Leon Moody

President

Leon graduated from Jacksonville State University in 1989 where he was on the baseball team. He then earned an MBA from LaGrange College. As the founder and managing principal of the firm, he has oversight on corporate management, strategic planning, and fiscal responsibility. He began his career working for a large construction firm, then spent seven years consulting prior to starting Principle Construction in 2013. He is an avid community supporter and serves on several boards and committees. He is married to Lisa Moody and they have four children.

Danny Johnson

Danny Johnson

Sr. Project Manager

Danny graduated from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. He joined Beers Construction Company and worked on a wide variety of projects in Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi. Danny is a 2005 graduate of the Upson County Adult Leadership class. He served on the Upson Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee and was appointed to the Upson Recreation Board of Commissioners. He is past Chairman of the Empty Stocking Fund and worked closely with “Toys for Tots” foundation. Originally from Thomaston, Georgia, Danny and his wife Andrea now live in Lagrange. Hobbies include hunting, fishing and visiting historical places.

Ashley Mirseyedi

Ashley Mirseyedi

Office Manager, LaGrange

Ashley received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from Auburn University in 2005. She worked in finance for 8 years before joining Principle in 2016 as an Administrative Assistant. In 2018 she became Office Manager, she is responsible for the general operation of the office, basic accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll.  Ashley also offers administrative support to our Project Managers and Field Staff where her key role is document control. Ashley works together with Principle’s staff to ensure all business from the office to the field is running as smooth as possible.

Paul Posey

Paul Posey

Vice President | General Manager

Paul manages the firm’s Restoration Division. He earned his degree in Building Construction Technology from Georgia Southern University. His focus is sales and operations management in Columbus, LaGrange, Auburn and Opelika. Paul served as the former president of the Greater Columbus Homebuilders Association, was awarded the Torch Award by the Columbus Chamber of Commerce for doing business with integrity, and is a current member of the Columbus Chamber of Commerce. He is married to Helen Posey, they have two adult daughters and three grandchildren.

Brent Conrad, LEED Green

Brent Conrad, LEED Green

Sr. Estimator

Brent graduated from Purdue University in 1983 with a bachelor’s degree in Building Construction & Contracting Technology. He began his construction career in Texas where he spent 5 years working as a field engineer and superintendent on commercial and institutional building projects. In 1988, he moved to LaGrange, Georgia, where he has worked for the last 31 years as a superintendent, project manager, and estimator on commercial, institutional, and industrial building projects. Brent and his wife Catherine are the proud parents of three grown daughters.

Elizabeth Willimon

Elizabeth Willimon

Marketing Coordinator

Elizabeth received her B.B.A. in Accounting from Georgia Southern University in 2016. Previously practicing in real estate, Elizabeth enjoys seeing her community and the surrounding areas develop. She joined the Principle team in 2019 as the Marketing Coordinator. In this role she works with the Principle Restoration and Principle Construction teams to perfect their online presence.

Jay Johnson, LEED AP

Jay Johnson, LEED AP

Vice President | Sr. Project Manager

Jay graduated from Auburn in 2006 having co-oped during college. He began his career as a Superintendent and spent six years in the field before becoming a Project Manager for a large company in Nashville, Tennessee. He has built nine LEED facilities in the Southeastern United States. Jay is a licensed general contractor in Georgia and Alabama. He graduated from the Leadership Troup Program in 2013. Currently, he serves on the board of directors of Hillside Montessori and volunteers for several community organizations. Jay is married to Wendy Johnson and they have one daughter.

Brad Crabtree

Brad Crabtree

Division Manager, Newnan

Brad joined Principle in 2019 as the Division Manager for the Newnan Office. Brad came to Principle with over 10 years of experience in the commercial, residential, hospitality and healthcare Restoration and Mitigation. His experience in various positions has equipped him with the knowledge needed to work with many different insurance companies using numerous software programs. Brad resides in Newnan with his wife Ashley of 14 years and his two sons. Hobbies include hunting, fishing, spending time with family and watching “The Dawgs” play.

Renee Ker-Fox

Renee Ker-Fox

Office Manager, Columbus

Renee joined Principle in 2016 after she had recently moved from South Africa where, along with her husband, had owned businesses in various locations. She manages the Columbus office and has oversight of all projects’ accounting, DASH software, accounts receivable, and interacting with the Project Managers and Estimators in her office.