Staff

Betty Collins

Betty has been a principal of CSS since it’s beginning in 1989 . Administration has been her strength, strongly supported by a combination of multiple generations of hard working, western Colorado steel industry and Midwest farm family backgrounds. She gleaned a customized education as needed over those years to guide and support the company with various accounting, business development, management, human resources, communication, computers, real estate, property management certifications thru CMC.

Lillian Dahlin
VP of Operations

Lillian has been part of the management team since 2016. Prior to Custom Structural Steel, she worked in the financial industry for over 30 years. Her past experience in accounting, construction and customer service has enabled us to improve internal process efficiencies and overall productivity.

Jim Suehring
Project Manager / Estimator / GM

Jim has been with CSS for 4 years as General Manager. As a 2nd generation contractor, he brings over 30 years’ experience and a broad range of knowledge. He started out with his father’s carpentry company at an early age then branched into general contracting in Wisconsin for 10 years. After that he worked as a technical representative for Trust Joist, a construction manager for Atlantic Construction Management, and a regional manager for Select-Build. When the economic down turn came in 2008, he became a business consultant working for many firms across the United States. We are pleased he has decided to settle in with us, where he can utilize many of his strengths and talents.

John Davidson
Shop Manager

John has been with Custom Structural Steel, since 2010. As a certified welder, he brings 25 years in fabrication , production and quality control management.

Dan Jacoby
Detailing/Project Management

30 years experience in Commercial, Residential, Industrial structural steel and carpentry using CADD (1989), Design Data SDS/2 3D (1989, 2001), Tekla X-Steel 3D (1999 ,2005).

Shawn Grey
Field Crew Leader

Shawn is a dedicated field crew leader and lends 16 years in the industry , with all certifications and applicable OSHA trainings.