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Jason Risley

What is your position at Hicks Roofing? 
Foreman   

What are your primary responsibilities? 
To make sure we put on a good quality roof and make sure the crew is taking care of their responsibilities.

How long have you been with Hicks Roofing Inc.?  
10 years

What did you do before joining the team at Hicks Roofing Inc.? 
I started with Hicks Roofing right out of school. 

How did you get started with Hicks Roofing Inc.?   
My Uncle, Dan Risley, is a foreman for Hicks Roofing and got an interview for me with Larry Bailey, the superintendent at the time.  The rest is history.

What do you like the most about your job or position? 
The responsibility.

What’s the most interesting project or thing you’ve done while at Hicks Roofing Inc.? 
Roofing the dome on the Marino Residence. 

If I could have any job in the world, it would be?  A Professional Fisherman.

For relaxation I really enjoy? 
Hunting or fishing.

Growing up, the first job I ever had was? 
Working in a woodshop.

The worst job I have ever had was? 
Bailing hay.

People might be surprised to know that I once.
Was the king at my 6th grade school dance.

What kind of car would you most likely be found driving? 
A truck.

I was born in? 
Uhrichsville, OH

My weekends are usually spent doing what?  
Hunting, fishing or with the family.

The thing I most dread in life is?
Knowing I’m going to die someday and not be around to get on everyone’s nerves.

If you could meet one person who would it be and why? 
Kevin Van Dam – He is recognized as the best fisherman in the world and I would just like to see if I could learn anything from him.

If you were an animal, what would you be, and why? 
A big buck because if I were shot I would be on someone’s wall forever to be talked about and seen by all.

When I retire, I picture myself? 
Hunting and fishing.

The most important person in my life is? 
My wife heather and daughter Sydney.

The one thing I have that I cherish most is? 
My eyes.  Being able to see everything there is to see.

If I were a tool, I would be a ???  why? 
Swiss Army Knife – Then I could do more than just one function.

My favorite thing in my garage is? 
My boat.