Integrity, Excellence and Customer Service

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Deanne L. Howard, President

Deanne L. Howard has been a principal with Howard Painting & Drywall Company, Inc. since its inception in 1992. In her role as President, she manages daily operations, internal accounting procedures, bid proposals, construction contracts and financial expenditures to ensure feasibility and fiscal responsibility. She is proficient in business development, project coordination and quality assurance with the acquisition and procurement of personnel, construction materials and equipment for new construction, modernization and building maintenance contracts.


Ms. Howard is the primary liaison with general contractors, property management firms and vendors for paint and related services; scheduling; project management and effective communications with the field personnel. She incorporates innovative technology to facilitate management systems, company policy and the specific needs of each client. Ms. Howard is a native of Minneapolis, Minnesota, and a graduate of Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island.

LeRoy S. Howard, Vice President

LeRoy S. Howard is the Vice President of Howard Painting & Drywall Company, Inc. with more than 33 years of professional experience in the construction industry, of which 24 years had been in the position as president of the company. Howard Painting & Drywall is the realization of his entrepreneurial spirit after working extensively with a commercial painting contractor and property management firm on a broad range of residential, commercial and government building projects in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.


Mr. Howard is a master painter who provides leadership, motivation and vision for the company. He has excellent communication skills and manages each project as a team effort. He trains field personnel and supervises all field operations. You will find Mr. Howard on-site for adherence to contract documents and a safe work environment. Performance, quality and financial expenditures are closely monitored to ensure customer satisfaction and successful completion of each contract.


With a gregarious personality and cooperative mindset, Mr. Howard cultivates a cohesive team with staff, clients, suppliers and vendors to ensure integrity, excellence and exceptional customer service. Howard Painting & Drywall delivers quality projects on time and within budget. Mr. LeRoy S. Howard is a native of Olney, MD and attended Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, Florida.