Who We Are
Tom Austin, Owner
Duties: Commercial & Residential Design, Civil Layouts
Software: AutoCad, Micro Station
Special: Certified to approve VA drawings
Experience: In business since 1998, employed by 2 different architectural firms, an engineering firm, and a general contractor
Education: Associated Degree in Drafting from Calhoun Community College
Personal: I am very involved in my church, and former a Major in the Alabama State Defense Force. I love spending time with my wife and granddaughter. We enjoy church and traveling.
I feel we have a great team at Butcher Drafting Service, LLC. Everyone gets along and is able to use their talents. We all care about the customer’s satisfaction. Each job is important, no matter how small.
Logan Marston, IT Professional, Draftsman
Duties: Website Upkeep and Design, Minor Computer Repair, On-site Measurement, Marketing, Computer Drafting, 3-D Rendering, Training
Software: AutoDesk Inventor, AutoCAD, Revit, Design Review, SolidWorks, SolidEdge, MATLAB, MySQL
Special: Innovative solutions to odd problems
Experience: Individual Business Owner, 7 years in various levels of management, 2 years as a lab technician, 1.5 years as an architectural draftsman
Education: Columbia State Community College, The University of Alabama in Huntsville - Aerospace
Personal: Things I enjoy most? My wife, my music, and my games! I really appreciate days when we can go out and have some fun riding motorcycles, visiting the park with our dogs or (when the weather's right) hitting the slopes! I really enjoy a challenge, especially things like logic puzzles, and I'm always trying to better myself.
Emily Morris, Architectural Designer
Duties: Architectural Design, Project Management, Customer Satisfaction, Computer Drafting, On-site Measurement
Software: Microsoft Office, AutoCAD
Special: Self-proclaimed Harry Potter fanatic and sci-fi nerd.
Experience: Over 10 years of experience in customer service. Emily has been a part of the Butcher Drafting team off and on since she was 16 years old. At 16, she spent summers scanning in drawings, tracing architectural details, and helping with clerical duties around the office. Emily became a full-time team member in 2016.
Education: Obtained a Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Sciences, with an emphasis in Addiction Psychology, from Martin Methodist College.
Personal: I love spending time with my husband, daughter, family, and friends. I look spending time outdoors, watching pro-wrestling, and getting lost in a good book. "If you want to know what a man is like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals." - Sirius Black
Josh Morris, Draftsman
Duties: Computer Drafting, On-site Measurement
Experience: 4 years of management
Education: HVAC training, Columbia State Community College
Personal: My interests include spending time with my family, pro-wrestling, video games, and scooters.
Mary Wisdom, Office Manager
Duties: Customer Service, Scheduling, Invoicing, Employee Time/Attendance Tracking, Marketing
Software: Microsoft Office, QuickBooks, BankPac, Payload Suite, Time Clock Plus
Special: Giles County Chamber Board Member, 2016 Leadership Giles
Experience: 7 years of experience in Human Resources and Payroll Processing, 5 years of experience in the Banking Industry, and 10+ years of experience in Customer Service
Education: Columbia State Community College
Personal: I enjoy spending time with my wonderful husband, family, and friends. My husband and I are very involved with our church. We are animal lovers and support our local humane association. We have one fur baby named Lady.