Vice President-Wind Energy
Leeco Steel, LLC
Since 2005 John Purcell has served as Vice President for Leeco’s Energy Division and Leeco Steel, a leading steel supplier to the North American wind tower industry. For the past six years, Purcell has participated in the lobbying efforts in Washington D.C. on behalf of Leeco Steel and AWEA. Purcell also has been a member of AWEA’s Legislative Committee and an active participant on AWEA’s Manufacturing Wind Working Group. Purcell began his career in steel in 1990 in the Bethlehem Steel Sales Training Program. Since leaving Bethlehem Steel in 1994, John has worked in the metal service center industry – 10 of those years with Leeco Steel. Purcell holds a B.A. in business from Michigan State University.