Mr. Sherman became a director in 2001, when he joined the Corporation. Prior to joining the Corporation, he spent 28 years at Triangle Pacific/Armstrong Flooring, the last nine of which he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Sherman has over 40 years of experience in the building products industry. A native of Kerhonkson, New York, and a veteran of the U.S. Army, Mr. Sherman is a graduate of the New York State College of Forestry at Syracuse University. He also holds an M.B.A. degree from Georgia State University.
Chad Crow President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Crow joined the Company in September 1999, and has held several roles with increasing responsibility, including his current role as President and Chief Operating Officer. In 2009, Chad Crow was named as the Company’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Crow joined the Company as Assistant Controller and was promoted to Vice President – Controller of the Company in May 2000. Prior to joining Builders FirstSource, he served in a variety of positions at Pier One Imports, most recently as Director of Accounting. Prior to Pier One, Mr. Crow spent five years at Price Waterhouse. Mr. Crow is a C.P.A. and received his B.B.A. degree from Texas Tech University.
Peter Jackson Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
On November 4, 2016 Mr. Jackson was named Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Jackson joins Builders FirstSource from Lennox International, Inc., where he served in various senior financial roles, most recently VP and CFO – Refrigeration Segment. Prior to that, Mr. Jackson was Vice President, Finance - FP&A and M&A. He served as Lennox’s Residential Heating & Cooling Segment CFO from 2007-2013. Before joining Lennox, Mr. Jackson served in multiple financial leadership positions at SPX Corporation, General Electric and Gerber Scientific. Mr. Jackson is a certified public accountant, earned an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Donald F. McAleenan Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Mr. McAleenan is a co-founder of BFS and serves as General Counsel. Prior to co-founding BFS, Mr. McAleenan served as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel of Fibreboard Corporation from 1992 to 1997. Mr. McAleenan was also Assistant General Counsel of AT&E Corporation and spent nine years as a securities lawyer at two New York City law firms. Mr. McAleenan has a B.S. from Georgetown University and J.D. from New York University Law School.