Jeff Stone ‘79

Jeff Stone ’79 is executive vice president of Brasfield & Gorrie and currently serves as chairman of the United Way of Central Alabama’s 2019 annual campaign.

Jeff Stone is executive vice president of Brasfield & Gorrie, a position at the company he rose through the ranks to after beginning his career as a general contractor. Graduating with a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering, Stone later served as chairman of the Auburn University Foundation, as well as the Auburn Alumni Engineering Council and as a member of the Engineering Keystone Society. Stone received the Outstanding Alumnus Award in Civil Engineering in 2005, the Distinguished Auburn Engineer Award in 2012 and was inducted into the State of Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame in 2014.

Stone is a past chairman of Samford University’s Board of Overseers and is a member of the Birmingham Southern College Norton Board. He also currently sits on the boards of Children’s Harbor, Omicron Delta Kappa Foundation and serves as captain of the Monday Morning Quarterback Club of Birmingham. A former president of the Sunrise Rotary Club and a current board member of the Downtown Rotary Club of Birmingham, Stone is also a graduate of Leadership Birmingham and Leadership Alabama.

In 2015, Stone was awarded the Mervyn H. Stern Award by the United Way Tocqueville Society and currently is on the board of directors for the United Way of Central Alabama where he will serve as chairman of the 2019 annual campaign.