Owner, Master Electrician
Larry is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, but has been in Maryland for over 25 years. His passion for our company is unrivaled in the industry, and has been since opening Provident in 2002. Aside from his position as owner and master electrician, Larry oversees field operations, up to and including estimating on and off the field. Larry’s primary goal for his business is to provide a work environment for his employees that builds upon their strengths and allows them to grow in the areas they desire. In his spare time, Larry enjoys fishing, assistant-coaching his sons’ baseball teams, traveling to sunny places, and spending quality time with his family.
Patricia, or Patti, has roots right here in the Old Line State. Born and raised in Montgomery County, Patti has been with the family business since inception. Prior to coming onboard full time in 2012, she managed the financial and licensing areas of the business in the evenings while working full time as a compliance professional in the securities industry. Patti oversees several internal operations, including HR, finance, compliance, commercial project management, and company policies and procedures. On a day off of work, you can find her running her three boys to sports practice or friends’ houses, enjoying Hallmark movies, or indulging in a glass or two of her current choice of wine.
Brittany has been with Provident Electric for 5 years. She is the rock and the glue that keeps us all together. Brittany primarily oversees our office staff’s daily operations, provides accounts payable/receivable coverage, and works closely with field management and technicians to ensure a high level of project perfection. This is no easy task, and we are blessed to have Brittany onboard with our team. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her dogs, shopping around town, and binge watching her favorite TV shows.
Energy Solutions Coordinator
Allison brings a wealth of knowledge to Provident’s team. Prior to coming onboard in early 2019, Allison worked with Atlantic Blue, increasing her skills and experience in project management and office operations in the skilled trades industry. Allison manages our energy solutions programs, including home standby generators and LED rebate projects. Anyone who has worked with these types of projects will understand the amount of focus and dedication needed to ensure they are completed in a timely and effective manner for our clients. When Allison isn’t clocked in, she enjoys catching up on her reality TV shows, getting a good manicure, and hanging out with family and friends.
Samantha is one of the newest members of our team, and she’s incredibly good at what she does! Prior to coming onboard with Provident, Samantha worked at Germantown Heating and Air, where she developed integral industry related knowledge and skills within another skilled trade. She currently handles our service call dispatch, manages several areas of office administration, and supports management daily. When you call our main line and speak with Samantha, you will understand how good she is at handling all of your service inquiries and needs! When she isn’t at work, Sam likes going on adventures with her family and dogs, going fishing by the river, and gardening.
Tommy has been with our team since 2017; his primary role with Provident is running all of our commercial projects on the field, in close coordination with senior management. Tommy has [years] years experience in the electrical trade, and has managed intense projects for several large commercial contractors prior to joining our team. You can always rely on Tommy to make sure our quality exceeds our clients’ expectations and code requirements. He is a diamond in the rough, and takes his work very seriously. When he has free time to play, Tommy enjoys attending good rock and roll concerts, cooking amazing meals for his family and friends, and playing with his dachshunds.
Chris currently manages the field operations and tech functions of our service department. He takes pride in the work that he and his techs accomplish, and is excellent at working with our clients to ensure they receive the same superior customer service and project quality that they have come to expect from Provident Electric. Chris has decades of residential service work under his toolbelt. He manages our residential projects, provides a critical communication path between the field and office, and also provides in-house training to our field staff. You may also catch him carrying out service work directly, and you would be lucky to have him show up for electrical service at your home. When Chris isn’t at Provident, he spends his free time at church, with family, and on his Harley.