Leadership

The DXI Construction Leadership Team Forms a Solid Foundation

DXI Construction has over 50 years of experience and a proven track record of successfully overcoming the challenges of any size project. Our capabilities and capacity allow us to perform on a large scale, delivering the highest quality work for our clients.

Our leadership team prioritizes strong client relationships and close community ties while continuously raising the bar of industry excellence. Thanks to our decades of experience and dedicated, professional team, we deliver on our priorities and exceed client expectations.

Shawn Pyle
President and CEO

Shawn leads and develops DXI Construction’s overall strategy as the President and CEO. With more than 30 years of operational and business experience, Shawn develops long-term customer relationships and contributes innovative operational techniques.

Shawn joined DXI in 1994 as a foreman and successfully worked his way up through the organization, ultimately taking over the company in 2017 as President, CEO and Owner. Shawn and his wife have three children. Shawn’s hobbies include hunting and motorsports.

Chuck Crowther
Vice President of Estimating

Chuck joined DXI in 2006 as our Vice President of Estimating and is responsible for all aspects of Pre-Construction. He continually increases yearly revenues and profit for the company and has had the honor of delivering some of the largest contracts DXI has signed to date.

Chuck’s 35-plus years of operational and business experience include positions as President of T.C. Simons and Bureau Chief with Highways Division with Harford County. Chuck has been married over 33 years and enjoys spending time with his three children and grandchildren. Chuck also enjoys target shooting and driving.

Pat Dixon
Vice President of Operations

Pat is responsible for all aspects of Field Operations for DXI Construction. Pat skillfully manages and schedules 300 craft employees and more than 500 pieces of equipment. His approach has delivered unmatched efficiency to DXI’s construction operations.

Pat joined the DXI Construction team in 2003 as Utility Superintendent and carries 30+ years of field experience, including various positions with Crouse Construction. Pat enjoys scuba diving with his family in his free time.

Gregg Lenane
Vice President of Project Management

As Vice President of Project Management, Gregg is responsible for all aspects of Project Management and oversight on our job sites. His operational experience is instrumental in developing innovative solutions to ensure that DXI delivers projects under budget and on schedule.

Gregg joined DXI Construction in 2002 as a Project Manager. Previously a General Superintendent at T.C. Simons, Gregg has over 30 years of experience in the construction industry. Gregg’s hobbies include hunting and golfing.

A.J. Verdecchia
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary

A.J. joined DXI in 2013 as our Chief Financial Officer. His responsibilities include all aspects of finance, information technology, risk management and human resources to steer the company toward disciplined and continuous growth.

A.J. brings over 25 years of finance and administrative leadership experience with him from energy, technology and manufacturing companies like Coherent, Citrix Systems and Union Drilling. He earned an MBA at Florida Atlantic University and a BS-Finance at University of Maryland. He also earned a CPA certification from the State of Virginia. A.J. and his wife have two children and his hobbies include golfing and biking.


Michael Dorsch, MBA
Director of Business Development

Michael joined DXI in 2018 as the Director of Business Development. His responsibilities include developing strategic relationships to drive the long-term growth and health of the business.

Michael brings more than 25 years of experience in business development, sales and marketing management in the A/E/C industry. He earned a XMBA at Loyola University in Maryland’s Sellinger School of Business & Management, where he excelled in applying his knowledge of strategy and process management, leadership, organizational behavior and change management. Michael enjoys all types of outdoor activities with his three children.

Keith Jacobi
Regional Manager – Eastern Shore

Keith joined DXI in 2006 and currently leads the Georgetown, Delaware office, where he is responsible for the development of opportunities in the lower Delaware, Maryland and Virginia Eastern Shore areas. His responsibilities include the procurement, execution and project management of all successfully bid projects.

Keith has 25 years of industry-related estimating and project management experience, and he credits his strong work ethic to his father and grandfather, who were leaders in the Delaware civil and sitework construction industry. Keith enjoys spending time with family and friends and is especially proud of his two college-graduate children who have successful positions in their respective industries.

Dan Wiant
Regional Manager – Washington, D.C./Virginia

Dan joined DXI in 2011 and oversees all aspects DXI’s Washington, DC and Virginia operations. In 2017, Dan took a leadership role as DXI expanded into the Northern Virginia with a new office in Sterling, VA.

A civil engineer by trade, Dan relies on his 20+ years of governmental, institutional, industrial, heavy/highway civil construction operations and management experience to extend DXI’s culture and footprint. Dan has a passion for teamwork not only within the DXI family but with all of our partners.