Specialty Contractors & Associates Inc.P.O. Box 7001 · Gulfport, MS 39506
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THE Innovative Mississippi Leader
Specialty Contractors has grown to be one of the most respected and successful subcontractors in the region, with a resume of over 5,000 projects which include commercial office buildings, industrial facilities, hotels, churches, hospitals, schools, casinos, and other projects.
Specialty Contractors expanded into Mississippi in the early 1960s with Ed Rumpf from Mobile, Alabama pioneering the market. Jane and Dave Dennis moved to the Mississippi Gulf Coast in 1976 to manage the Gulfport office, and bought the entire company in 1985.
More About Dave...
Dave Dennis is a native of Atmore, Alabama. Dave was appointed by the Board of Governors to the New Orleans Federal Reserve Board in November 2001, as a representative from the Business community. In December 2002, he was elected as Chairman of the New Orleans Federal Reserve Board. Dave served three full terms as Chairman.
Dave has a prolific record of participation in community, civic and industry activities. He is a member of the Executive Committees of both the Mississippi Economic Council and the Gulf Coast Business Council, and is a member of the YMCA’s Coast Metro Board. Dave was named the National Recipient of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) 2009 National Community Service Award.
He has served as:
- Chairman of Leadership Mississippi
- Chairman of the Mississippi Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce
- President of the Gulf Coast Economic Council
- Chairman of the Walter Anderson Museum of Art
- State Chairman of BIPEC (Business and Industry)
- Chairman of Salute to Business and Industry
- State Regional Chamber Coalition Representative
- President Pro Tempore of the Coast Coliseum Commission
- President of the St. James School Board
- Member of the Knight Foundation Community Board.
Both Dave and his wife Jane are graduates of Auburn University.
More About Jane...
Jane Rumpf Dennis is co-owner and secretary-treasurer of Specialty Contractors & Associates, Inc. Jane has a prolific record of participation in civic, community and business-related activities. In 2005, she was named Miss Leadership Gulf Coast by her peers at LGC, a program of Gulf Coast Chamber of Commerce. And in 2007, Mississippi Business Journal honored Jane as their Business Woman of the Year.
A native of Mobile, Alabama, Jane is a graduate of Auburn University.