Elliot St. James


Elliot has over 25 years of industry experience and leads the company’s direction in his current role as VP and General Manager. He started at the family business working in sales, eventually becoming a talented machinist and CNC programmer overseeing the technical aspects of Columbia’s product creation. His passion for the drywall industry and leadership earned him a Top 20 Under 40 Award for Manufacturing in 2016. Elliot loves solving manufacturing puzzles, creating technical solutions, and the challenge of selling commercial products in a globally competitive landscape. In his free time, he loves running, being involved in his son’s basketball career, fantasy football and travelling the world.