Ray Pottorff is our Superintendent for Advanced Roofing Services. He has been in the commercial roofing industry for approximately 30 years with various roofing companies. Ray started his career as a Service Laborer and worked his way up to Field Supervisor, Service Manager, Project Manager and then Estimator. He also worked for a company traveling all over the U.S. inspecting US Post Offices for 2 years, but being away from his family really took a toll on him, that’s when he came to Advanced Roofing Services.
Ray has been married to his wife, Mary Beth, for 22 years. They met in Myrtle Beach, SC. They have two beautiful kids, a daughter Elizabeth (Lizzie) who is 18 years old and just graduated from high school and a son Ray Jr. (RJ) he will be 16 in October. They have a black lab named Elvis, they have had him for 11 years.
Ray likes to spend most of his free time with his family doing whatever they are doing. He grew up in upstate New York and moved to Myrtle Beach (where he met his wife) before moving to Michigan in 1994.
Some of Ray’s favorite things are:
Drink: Vodka and Coke
Dream Vacation: Anyone on a beach with his family, listening to Jimmy Buffet
Dream Car: 1968 Dodge Charger