A-1 Concrete Leveling Corporate Leadership Profiles
As America's leaders in concrete leveling, the team at A-1 Concrete Leveling is dedicated to the art and science of concrete leveling, as well as the fulfillment of our mission to provide the best concrete leveling services possible to our customers.
Robert Rasnick, CEO
Robert assists franchisees with the development and implementation of new business and operations strategies. He is also involved in researching new innovations, keeping A-1 at the leading edge of leveling and foundation repair technology. Robert has a wealth of experience in operating an A-1 franchise, growing the Louisville, KY franchise to one of the largest in the country. Robert holds a Master's degree in Engineering from the University of Tennessee.
Dallas W. Johnson, Chief Operations Officer
As a former franchisor in an unrelated business, and with decades of experience working in a law firm which provided counsel to a number of franchise systems and franchisees, Dallas is well equipped to guide our franchisee partners in business matters. He has assisted A-1 from the beginning of the company, and his father was an early franchise owner. He holds an M.A. in English from the University of Akron, and a J.D. from the University of Akron School of Law.
Mike Fulton, Director of Operations
Mike brings years of technical experience and mechanical aptitude to the A-1 Team. He constantly searches for advancements in the concrete industry looking for ways to improve the efficiency of A-1’s operations in order to reduce costs for customers while building profits for our nationwide franchisee partners. Mike also pays careful attention to safety issues and helps to ensure that A-1 maintains OSHA compliance, for the safety of customers and staff.
Isaac Bowling, Director of Sales
Starting at A-1 in Louisville in 2016, Isaac helped grow the franchise to one of the largest in the nation. Now with his role as Director of Sales at A-1 Corporate, he has taken that passion for unequaled service and applied it to operations nationwide. His desire to see everyone in the organization thrive, through improved processes and building a culture of trust and transparency, is apparent to everyone he meets.
Dale Pease, Director of Marketing and Communications
With over thirty years in the marketing and design industry, Dale brings a wealth of experience to A-1. His expertise helps deliver a consistent message to our customers across the U.S. He helps A-1 franchisees with business development and efficiency, marketing strategies, advertising campaign development, and systems to better track ROI and customer satisfaction. He has a BFA in Graphic Design from the University of Akron.
Sarah Etler - Content Manager
As A-1's Digital Content Manager, Sarah works closely with our industry experts to produce content that will best answer questions related to concrete repair and maintenance practices. Sarah loves living a life full of discovery and is excited every day to see what new things she can learn and share with those around her. She joined A-1 Concrete Leveling after receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Northern Kentucky University.
Josh Blackburn, Videographer
Before joining A-1 in 2023, Josh worked as a Promotions Producer at Fox 9 in Minneapolis and was a Broadcast Journalist in the United States Air Force for 7 years. His job is to produce video content that connects A-1 customers to the answers they need to make informed decisions about their concrete care. He and his wife have two beautiful twin girls. When not creating videos or changing diapers, he loves to play video games or take walks with his family.
Elizabeth Ingram, Administrative Manager
Elizabeth has been working with A-1 since 2018. She handles all the bookkeeping for Corporate and the Louisville Franchise. Elizabeth has a gift for teaching and is often involved in training our franchisees as well. When not working, she homeschools her daughter and loves to sew and craft. She has a bachelor's degree in math secondary education and an MA in physics.
James W. Creed, Founder
Jim helped lead A-1 from one location back in 1993 to America's Largest Concrete Leveler, with nearly 50 metropolitan areas across the U.S. Customers and team members across the country have been enriched by Jim's courageous leadership, thoughtful compassion, and tireless work ethic. With his retirement at the end of 2022, we hope he enjoys time with his family and can take great pride in what he helped accomplish here at A-1.
Grover W. Miller, Founder
The late Grover Miller developed his first self-contained pumping unit in 1984 and improved on it continuously until his death in September 2013. Grover's many innovations have provided a highly efficient and cost-effective method for leveling concrete slabs, and his work is the foundation for everything we do here at A-1. We are honored to carry on his legacy of providing the highest quality concrete repair services possible.
John F. Rasnick, Founder
John was instrumental in taking Grover Miller's vision and helping turn it into America's Largest Concrete Leveler. For nearly thirty years, until his death in 2021, he worked alongside Jim Creed innovating and leading the company as its CFO. His ability to look at every problem from multiple perspectives allowed A-1 to thrive and keep abreast of technology, and his heart for people helped unite a team of franchises across the country into the A-1 family.