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Our Staff

Duffy Electrical Services Tucson, Arizona

Duffy Electric TeamDuffy Electrical Contractors Incorporated was started by Jerry Duffy, Sr., who began his work in the electrical industry as an apprentice electrician with Oestreich Electric.  After serving a five year apprenticeship, Jerry became a journeyman electrician in 1966.  At that time, Oestreich promoted Jerry to foreman status and he then supervised and installed projects until starting Duffy Electrical Contractors, Incorporated in 1969.

Our experienced management staff has over 120 years of cumulative experience in the industry, and represent 110 plus years of employment with Duffy Electrical Contractors.

Jerry Duffy, Sr. President 50 years
Jerry Duffy, Jr. Vice President/General Manager/Estimating/Project Manager 32 years
Brenda Olsson Office Manager/Accts. Payable/Accts. Receivable/Human Resources 33 years

 

Staff Biographies

JERRY DUFFY, SR. – PRESIDENT

Jerry Duffy Sr.Tucson resident since 1956.  Graduated from Rincon High School in 1960.  Began electrical apprenticeship in 1961, working for Oestreich Electric in Tucson.  Employed at Oestreich throughout five years of apprenticeship training.  Upon successful completion of the program, I was promoted to a foreman position with the company and oversaw the completion of several construction projects for the next three plus years.  In 1969, left Oestreich to form Duffy Electrical Contractors.

Industry Affiliations
Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) of Southern Arizona

  • Past member of board of directors
  • Past president and secretary
  • Served on apprenticeship committee

Alliance of Construction Trades

  • Past member of board of directors
  • Past vice-president

JERRY DUFFY, JR. – VICE PRESIDENT

  • General Manager, Estimating, Project Management, and Supervision of all field employees
  • Tucson native
  • Graduated in 1980 from Catalina High School
  • Graduated electrical apprenticeship 1988
  • Past instructor of 4th year IEC of Southern Arizona Apprenticeship Program

BRENDA OLSSON – SECRETARY / TREASURER

  • Office Manager, Customer Service, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Human
  • Resources
  • Tucson Native
  • Graduated in 1981 from Catalina High School
  • Began career with Duffy Electrical in 1983
  • Past Training Director for IEC of Southern Arizona Apprenticeship Program