Chief of the HWH Family Board of Advisors.
Chip is the fourth generation owner of the Harrison Walker & Harper Companies, founded in 1887. He has over 40 years of experience in the management of industrial, commercial and institutional construction, real estate development, logistics and banking. Chip received a B.B.A. degree in Marketing and Finance from Texas A&M University Commerce, and attended the Owner/President Management Program at the Harvard University Business School. He also holds a Green Advantage Certification.
Jordan is CEO of HWH, a fourth generation family-owned business with companies
operating in the construction, logistics and manufacturing sectors. He was named
to his current position in 2016, and has more than fifteen years of management
experience. He has held key roles covering all aspects of the construction business,
and has led overall company operations as President since 2011. Earlier, he headed
the company’s steel fabrication operations, and prior to that established a new
storage and transportation business to leverage logistics expertise. Jordan received
a B.B.S. degree in Economics and Finance from Southern Methodist University, an
M.B.A. degree from Texas A&M University-Commerce, and is a graduate of the
Harvard Business School Owner/President Management (OPM) Program. He is also
a LEED Accredited Professional.
President-Enterprise Business Development
Holland has over 20 years of experience in logistics and construction, and is responsible for the evaluation and performance of new initiatives to support all HWH companies. Previous roles have included management of We Pack Logistics facilities in Texas and North Carolina, as well as the skilled trades functions for construction operations. He has served in the military as well, as a platoon leader, commander and captain in the U.S. Army Reserve, responsible for domestic training and readiness as well as assisting the Government of Iraq on a 5400-mile pipeline project from a base in Baghdad. Holland has a B.A. degree from Austin College, and an M.B.A. degree from Texas A&M University, Commerce.
Chief Information Officer
Brandon leads the information technology, marketing, human resources and safety/compliance teams, which provide guidance and support to the HWH operating companies. He has over 15 years of technology leadership experience, and has managed ERP and WMS implementations for HWH while supporting all strategic software and infrastructure needs across the enterprise. Before joining HWH, Brandon spent 10 years in the telecom industry with Nortel Networks. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, and his M.B.A. degree from Southern Methodist University.
James is responsible for all project management and issue resolution for HWH’s ERP and WMS solutions. He also implements and maintains all network infrastructure and server environments. James has more than 15 years of experience in information technology management, and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Management Information Systems from Texas A&M University Commerce.
Human Resources Manager
Melanie manages recruiting and hiring, policy and performance development, as well as benefit, compliance and other employee programs for the HWH companies. She has more than 20 years of HR experience with HWH and other firms, and holds an SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) designation from the HR Certification Institute. Melanie has served on the Board of Directors for the local SHRM affiliate chapter, and has a B.B.A. degree from Texas A&M University Commerce.
Safety and Compliance Manager
Kristi manages quality programs as well as environmental, health and safety compliance across all HWH companies, staying at the leading edge of industry standards and best practices. She has more than 15 years of related experience in manufacturing and construction. Kristi participates in numerous regulatory agency programs and training, while also serving as a member of national organizations such as ASQ, ASSE, NSC and NFPA.