Our People Feature: Rodney Lester

Rodney has over 40 years of experience in the electrical industry from research and development and applications engineering in a major lighting fixture manufacturer to electrical and lighting design for several consulting engineering groups in the Atlanta area. His project involvement has been in business sectors including heavy industrial, commercial buildings, restaurants, health care, education, government, and military.

At Croft, Rodney is part of the engineering team and he provides electrical and lighting design support to our architectural group as well as outside clients. Rodney is a graduate of Mercer University and is both a certified lighting designer and LEED AP with wide-ranging experience in lighting, power, fire alarm, and telecommunications design. He has also been part of numerous energy audits, arc flash studies, and electrical metering projects throughout the United States.

Always a Georgia native, Rodney has lived in several places in the state, but now resides in Marietta, Georgia. He has two grown children and one granddaughter and spends his spare time with family and friends at home or at his family farm in Madison county.