About Us

Since 1986, United Electric has specialized in the construction, renovation, and maintenance of the electrical, lighting, low voltage, and fiber-optic systems for many of Atlanta’s leading retail, commercial, office, healthcare, and financial institutions. Our new construction, renovation, and maintenance projects have included:

  • Office Suites
  • Television and Radio Studios
  • Data Centers
  • Clinics
  • Retail Stores
  • Regional Malls
  • Restaurants
  • Theaters
  • Financial Centers
  • Churches and Religious Centers
Our expertise in new construction and renovation allows us to focus our resources and capabilities to successfully carry out negotiated, design-build, and competitively bid projects. Examples of completed projects include:

  • General Building Electrical
  • Interior Lighting and Controls
  • Medium Voltage Distribution Systems
  • Back-up and Redundant Power Systems
  • Conditioned Power
  • Underground Installations
  • Cabling Infrastructure for Voice and Data Networks
  • Fiber Optic Installations

Our Staff

Jerry Hayes
President / CEO
Kennesaw State

Jerry started United Electric in 1986 after working as a project manager for two local electrical contractors. His responsibilities include the overall company operation and being the company representative to AECA, Electri International, and Peer Group II. Jerry has 37 years experience in the electrical industry.

Keith Fraser
Vice President / Senior Project Manager
University of West Georgia

Keith joined United Electric in 1989. He completed the Atlanta Electrical Apprenticeship Program and worked in the field as an electrician, service tech, and field supervisor before moving into the office. His responsibilities include managing large commercial projects and overseeing the entire field labor force. Keith has 23 years experience in the electrical industry.

Greg Beck
Senior Project Manager
University of Georgia & University of Alabama, MBA

Greg joined United Electric in 2009. His responsibilities include large commercial and industrial projects as well as all of United Electric’s airport work. Greg has 32 years experience in the electrical industry.

Fred Hall
Construction Management
Southern Polytechnic State University, BS

Joined United Electric in 2014. He is responsible for managing our Preconstruction department, while also assisting project managers with estimates. Fred has 3 years of experience in the electrical industry.

Nick Morrow
Project Manager
Southern Polytechnic State University, BS Construction Management

Nick joined United Electric in 2009 after working in the field as an electrician for 5 years. He is responsible for estimating and managing small commercial projects. Nick has 8 years experience in the electrical industry.

Matt Hayes
Service Manager
Furman University & Georgia Tech MS

Matt joined United Electric in 2009. He is responsible for managing service work and small projects. Matt has 4 years experience in the electrical industry.

Randy Golz
Warehouse Manager

Randy joined United Electric in 2005. He is responsible for trucks, tools, and general warehouse management. Randy has 10 years of industry experience.

Jennifer Woods
Office Manager
University of Georgia

Jennifer joined United Electric in 2010. Her responsibilities include payroll and ensuring payment. Jennifer has 3 years of industry experience.

Dan O’Neill
Safety Manager

Dan served on the Atlanta Fire Department for 27 years rising to the rank of Battalion Chief before retiring in 2009. He has several National Certifications in the Incident Command System including Advanced Incident Command for Complex Incidents. Dan has held several certifications as an instructor, including CPR, AED, other train the trainer certifications and has been certified as an Incident Safety Officer. He has been married for 30 years, has 3 children and 2 grandchildren.

Vickie Vanzant

Vickie is a Georgia native and a graduate of McEachern High School. She was employed for over 27 years by Citigroup in their mortgage division.

Susan Wojcik
Accounts Payable

Susan joined United Electric in 2014. Her responsibilities include payroll, processing all office payables, permitting, inspections, and assisting in the project managers with administrative duties.