J. W. “Woody” Hughes

Director of Construction Services Woody Hughes began his construction career working for A. J. Kellos in Augusta, Georgia managing its construction equipment rental division. From there, he moved into residential construction where he owned and managed his own business building custom homes for 15 years. In 1989 Mr. Hughes began working for Hull Properties Inc., a Commercial/Retail Real Estate development firm in Augusta. Hull Properties eventually became Hull Storey Gibson Companies, and grew to be among the largest privately held Retail Developer/Owner/Manager firms in the South. Mr. Hughes served Hull Storey Gibson as Director of Construction until his departure in 2010. In this capacity he coordinated the civil and architectural design and the construction of numerous food anchored shopping centers, 3 SuperK Kmart centers and 35 Lowe’s Home Improvement Warehouse stores throughout the Southeast. In 2010 Mr. Hughes joined a former business associate at BK All American Company, an industrial contractor in New Ellenton, South Carolina where he has provided estimating and project management services. Woody Hughes is a native of Augusta, Georgia. He graduated from the University of Georgia and currently resides in Augusta with his wife, Caro.