Incorporator / Director
Mr. Steed is a lifelong resident of Wilson County. He graduated from Lebanon High School in 1968, and graduated from Cumberland University in 1988, with a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree, with Highest Honors. Mr. Steed enlisted in the Tennessee Army National Guard in 1971, and was commissioned in 1976 as a Second Lieutenant.
He has served at many levels in the National Guard, including Company and Battalion Commander, Deputy Chief of Staff at State Headquarters, and retired in 2005 as a Colonel. In 1971, Mr. Steed and his brother co-founded Steed Brothers Contractors, LLP, a construction services company in Lebanon. Mr. Steed also served on the Community Board of Directors of SunTrust Bank in Lebanon, Tennessee. He has an on-going farming operation with his son and son-in-law. Mr. Steed is a charter board member and vice president of Wilson County Promotions, Inc. (Sponsor of the Wilson County Fair), and Chairman of the Joint Economic and Community Development Board of Wilson County. He is a charter member of the Lebanon Breakfast Rotary Club and the Chairman of the Lebanon Board of Zoning Appeals. Mr. Steed is also a past president of the Lebanon/Wilson County Chamber of Commerce.