In recognition of his achievements and service to his community, SKYCTC is pleased to recognize Roddy Grimes as the inaugural recipient of SKYCTC’s Distinguished Alumni Award. The award recognizes graduates and former students for their successes and exemplary service to their professions and communities.
Roddy graduated from SKYCTC (formerly Bowling Green Technical College) with a degree in HVAC/Refrigeration. After graduation, he went to work for Houchens Industries before starting his commercial business, Grimes Refrigeration. In 2000, he was recruited to Stewart Richey Construction as a Division Manager and promoted to Vice President in 2005. After nineteen years with Stewart Richey, he was named President in 2019 and continues in that role today. Roddy is dedicated to giving back to his alma mater by serving on the SKYCTC Foundation Board of Directors. He is also involved in the community by serving as a board member for the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce, Bowling Green-Warren Co. Licensing Board, and the Builders Association of Southcentral KY.
Taken from SOKY Happenings 2022 Article