Management Team

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John Patton
Director - Accounting

Kathy Revis
Wholesale Marketing

Herbert Jernigan, P.E.
Sr. Director of Engineering

Tim Sutherland
Manager of Maintenance & Construction

Barb Lyons
Transmix Sourcing Manager

John Patton
Director - Accounting
205.795.2814 direct
Kathy Revis
Wholesale Marketing
205.745.4029 direct
Herbert Jernigan, P.E.
Sr. Director of Engineering
205.278.6161 direct

Herb Jernigan is in charge of environmental compliance and operations for AEC’s facilities. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Auburn University and has more than 20 years in the chemical and petroleum industries. Mr. Jernigan has been with AEC since 2006 and became Director of Engineering in 2008 and added Operations in 2010.

Tim Sutherland
Manager of Maintenance & Construction
205.278.6174 direct

Tim Sutherland heads all major capital improvement projects and maintenance at the process facilities. Mr. Sutherland supervises a crew of electricians, mechanics, welders, and pipe fitters. He has been in the construction industry for over 25 years and has worked at AEC’s Birmingham site since 1993.

Barb Lyons
Transmix Sourcing Manager
205.278.6171 direct 205.613.8208 cell

Barb Lyons manages the vetting of transmix sources and coordinating pickup and delivery of products from customers. In addition to managing transportation, she provides support to training, safety, environmental compliance, contracts, transmix, and marketing divisions. Ms. Lyons has been in the petroleum transportation industry for over 25 years and has been with AEC since 2001.

Our management team at AEC has more than a century-and-a-half of experience in the fuel supply field. This unmatched depth of knowledge is a valuable resource for our customers, as well as providing our company with expert, visionary leadership as we strive to provide the highest levels of innovative products and services.