Jeff Stone ‘79

Jeff Stone ’79 is executive vice president of Brasfield & Gorrie and serves on the board of directors for the United Way of Central Alabama where he is serving as chairman of the 2019 annual campaign.

Following graduation with a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering, Stone began his career as a general contractor with Brasfield & Gorrie where he rose through the ranks to the position he holds today.  He served as chairman of the Auburn University Foundation as well as the Auburn Alumni Engineering Council and is a member of the Engineering Keystone Society.  He 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. In 2015, he was awarded the Mervyn H. Stern Award by the United Way Tocqueville Society. Stone 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.  He is a past chairman of the Samford University’s Board of Overseers and is a member of the Birmingham Southern College Norton Board.  He is a former president of the Sunrise Rotary Club and is a current board member of the Downtown Rotary Club of Birmingham.  He is a graduate of Leadership Birmingham and Leadership Alabama and is a life member of the Auburn Alumni Association.