Richard Minton has been involved in the construction and building supply business virtually all of his life. His father and grandfather were both builders, and Richard started in the lumber business in 1972 (he likes to tell everyone he started when he was 10). Richard has been with Mid-South since 1992. From loading trucks to spearheading the opening of new locations, Richard has literally been involved in all aspects of the business. Along with his extensive commitment to the industry, Richard proudly served his state and country in the National Guard.