Meet Our Team

Gillam & Associates, Inc., recognizes that our employees are the strength of our organization and the key to having a successful company. We are very proud that many of our employees have been with us for over 11 years, both in the field and in the office as demonstrated by the following average employee tenures:

  • Field personnel: 18 years
  • Administrative personnel: 13 years
  • Project Managers: 15 years


The four principals of our organization have a collective 100 years of construction experience among them.

James Gillam, Chairman of the Board – B.S. in Business Management from the University of South Carolina. He leads the company’s business development efforts.

Stephen Rawson CPA, President – B.S. in Finance from the University of South Carolina Honors College. A licensed Certified Public Accountant with 20 years of construction-related experience, he also holds a Masters in International Business from the University. Stephen oversees day-to-day activities including field operations, project management and estimating. He also volunteers his time as treasurer for the United Way of Aiken County.

Pete Demos PE, Vice President – B.S. in Civil Engineering from The Citadel. A licensed professional engineer, Pete has 30 years of experience in the programming, design and construction of a wide range of projects including fast-track design build and partnering projects.

Brent Still, Secretary/Senior Project Manager – B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from The University of South Carolina. Brent has 10+ years contruction experience, with a wide range of project types including retail, commercial and institutional.  


Our Project Managers come from diverse backgrounds. Collectively, they have constructed many architecturally diverse projects including retail, commercial, industrial, athletic facilities and institutional utilizing a variety of project delivery methods.

  • Pete Demos, P.E. – B.S. in Civil Engineering from The Citadel
  • Brent Still – B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from The University of South Carolina
  • Jason Green – B.S. in Civil Engineering from Clemson University 
The qualifications of the above employees include various educational and construction-related courses, with a recent emphasis on storm water issues.

Pre-Construction Services

Wade Bozeman – Wade has 28 years experience in construction project management and estimating. He is a NASCLA accredited unlimited General Contractor approved to obtain a GC license in 11 states as well as the Virgin Islands. He has also studied architectural engineering at Midlands Technical College.