Thomas L. Wilson, Sr.

Phone: 704.872.2411 ext. 214

Thomas L. Wilson, Sr. (Tom) joined his father at G.L. Wilson Building Company in 1960, although his career was interrupted soon after by the U.S. Army calling him to active duty. When he returned, he and his brothers grew the business to include completed projects in twenty-six states and a regional office in Norfolk, Virginia. Tom graduated from North Carolina State University with a degree in Civil Engineering with a Construction Option. He is the qualifier for the general contractor licenses in numerous states. He continues to contribute to the community by actively serving on the boards of directors of a variety of institutions and charitable foundations.


Thomas L Wilson, Jr.
Vice President

Phone: 704.872.2411 ext. 228

Thomas likes to say that his first job with G. L. Wilson Building Company was mowing grass as a kid. He formally joined the company in 1994 and has worked as an estimator and project manager. He is active in business development and company operations. Thomas graduated from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics. He is licensed as a general contractor and also has a NC Real Estate License. Thomas has participated in various leadership development programs in both Charlotte and Statesville. He enjoys travel and following the Carolina Panthers football team.


Julia Wilson, AIA
Vice President

Phone: 704.872.2411 ext. 248

Julia joined G.L. Wilson Building Company in early 2006 and has over thirty years of management experience in general construction, strategic planning, and architecture. As Vice President at G.L. Wilson, she is involved in company operations, project management, business development and marketing. In addition, she is actively engaged in all design build projects. Julia graduated from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Architecture degree and is licensed as an Architect in North Carolina. Julia serves in leadership positions on several local Non-Profit Boards, enjoys traveling, artistic endeavors and spending time with family.


Bob Palmes
Vice President, Business Development

Phone: 704.872.2411 ext. 222

Bob came to G. L. Wilson Building Company in 1994 with a varied background in local and regional business development communities. Bob graduated from Lenoir-Rhyne College with a Bachelor of arts degree in Psychology and is a licensed North Carolina real estate broker.  He is a member of the North Carolina  Economic Development Association and the International Council of Shopping Centers. Bob is an active youth leader in both athletics and church activities.  Bob has held many district and local leadership roles with the Boy Scouts of America.


Kevin Combs, CPA
Chief Financial Officer

Phone: 704.872.2411 ext. 220

Kevin began at G. L. Wilson Building Company in mid-2012. He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Radford University with a concentration in Accounting. He has been a certified public accountant for over 15 years. With over ten years of experience with Cline & Company, PLLC and a background in real estate, construction and motorsports, he expertly handles financial functions, reporting & compliance issues and risk management. Kevin is active in our local community as a member of the Rotary Club of Statesville and a Board member of the Iredell Arts Council.


Kristin Flora, PHR
Director of Human Resources

Phone: 704.872.2411 ext. 223

Kristin joined G.L. Wilson Building Company at the end of 2015 with over 10 years of experience as a Human Resource professional predominately working for a large public sector manufacturing company. Kristin holds a BSBA in Human Resource and a BA in Organizational Communications from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. She is also certified through the Human Resource Certification Institute as a Human Resource Professional (PHR) and the Society for Human Resource Management as a Certified HR Professional (SHRM-CP).  Kristin is an active board member of the Iredell County Human Resource Association and Iredell County Crosby Scholars.