R. Andrew “Andy” Massey came to Valmont® in 2006. In his role as vice president, legal and compliance officer, Andy’s responsibilities include oversight of all legal and regulatory compliance at Valmont. This not only includes the laws of the United States, but also the diverse laws of China, India, Denmark, Australia and many other nations in which Valmont conducts business.

Prior to joining Valmont, Andy spent ten years as the general counsel and corporate secretary for EFJ, Inc. EFJ designs and markets wireless communications radios, infrastructure, systems and encryption technologies. Andy’s duties at EFJ included serving as the lead executive for successfully listing the company on the NASDAQ stock exchange, developing and directing all corporate legal functions, acting as chief negotiator for international service and supply contracts and overseeing human resources regulatory compliance.

Andy currently serves on the Board of Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska. In 2012, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) awarded Andy the Alumni Master’s award.

Andy received his juris doctorate degree from the UNL College of Law. While earning his BS at UNL, Andy was elected Student Body President and served as a member of the University’s Board of Regents.