Management Team

Shawn Baker – General Manager

Shawn joined the S& W Ready Mix team in July 1997 after graduating from East Carolina University with a degree in Industrial Technology. Shawn began his career on the quality side of the industry, transitioning through technical services, operations, and sales over the last 20+ years. Based out of Wilmington NC, Shawn was appointed General Manager of all of S&W Ready Mix in 2020.

Shawn is married to Dr. Karen Baker and has one daughter, Courtney. The family’s hobbies include scuba diving, traveling, and attending East Carolina football games.

Hunter Smith – Human Resource Manager

Hunter is a 2009 graduate of East Carolina University, with a degree in Industrial Distribution and Logistics.  His Human Resource career began in the Agriculture industry before joining the S&W team in January of 2020.  He describes himself as a “Servant Leader”, with a focus on Safety and Employee Well-being. 

Hunter and his wife Candace currently reside in Fayetteville, NC with their son, “Hunt IV”.

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Jacob Garner – Sales Manager

Jacob joined the S&W team in March of 2012 leading sales, and customer relations for the Wilmington market. Gaining experience as the Wilmington Area Manager he most recently led the implementation of Central Dispatch with a goal to improve operations and customer service.  Jacob is a graduate of East Carolina University with a degree in Construction Management.  Prior to joining S&W, Jacob was a Project Manager for a large General Contractor.

Jacob, his daughter Austyn, and son Braxton reside in Wilmington, N.C.  

Timmy Duhon – Operations Manager

Timmy joined S & W Ready Mix in July of 2009. Timmy began his ready mix concrete career in sales upon graduation from Methodist College. Working his way from sales to operations throughout his 20 year career Timmy was promoted to Operations Manager in 2020.   

Timmy is married and has 2 sons.  He enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family.