Breaking new ground starts with our people.

When the job isn’t easy, the right people make all the difference. Our success has been built on more than 100 years of careful hiring and thorough training. We treat each member of our team like the pros they are, providing opportunities to grow their skillset and advance their career.

Leadership Team

Melissa Koehler
BF Joy President & CEO

Jason Ruppert
Vice President of Operations

Joseph Shelton
Vice President of Support Services

Kyle Knoernschild

“Forever mindful of our humble beginnings, we are proud to have reached the much sought-after, rarely-realized century mark; to have become a regional leader in providing the services that all underground infrastructure projects – both big and small – require.”

Melissa Koehler, BF Joy President & CEO

In the family since 1917.

Our founder, Bernard Frank Joy, started out with a horse, a cart and a shovel. Four generations later, while the equipment has changed, our mindset hasn’t—because we know that a century of success means nothing if we don’t deliver today.

Kevin Joy U.S. Marines

Kevin Joy
U.S. Marines

Ken Joy U.S. Navy

Ken Joy
U.S. Navy

Thomas Leigh Joy

Thomas Leigh Joy
U.S. Marines

Bernard Frank Joy

Bernard Frank Joy
U.S. Navy

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