Westervelt Lumber

Industry: Manufacturing - Sawmill RDP Investment: $9.5 million Launched: December 2019

RDP contributed $9.31MM in QLICI’s to the Westervelt Company for the construction and equipping of a wood milling facility in rural Thomasville, AL. The lumber mill created 125 new jobs of which 104 are accessible to Low-Income Persons with average wages of $40,612.  Westervelt is working on curriculum with the Alabama Career Center and Coastal Alabama Community College to provide hands on training for their employees. In addition to excellent wages, Westervelt offers all of its employees a full suite of benefits including 80% employer paid health and dental insurance.

RDP Impact

125 Quality Jobs Created

104 Accessible Jobs

Average Wages: $40,612 per year

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