Our Team


Tommy ClayTommy Clay
President, Owner

Tommy is the President and Owner of Ardor LLC. Ardor LLC has multiple subsidiaries, including Ardor Solutions OK, Ardor Solutions SE, and Ardor Consulting. These companies provide different facets of the Industrial Flooring spectrum on a nationwide scale.

Tommy is very dedicated to the community that provides a home for his family and future home of the corporate office of Ardor LLC.  As a City Council member for Newcastle, OK he strives to give good counsel to the City of Newcastle on its management of resources, growth aspirations and fiscal responsibilities to its citizens.

Tommy has been a leader in the polished concrete and industrial flooring industry for over 12 years. He served as the Educational Committee Chair with the Concrete Polishing Association of America and was instrumental in changing the Educational Curriculum to the Journeyman style training the association offers today.

A certified Master Craftsman and certified Teacher/Instructor, his focus has been on educating the industry and training up a workforce that can help lift the industry through professionalism and craftsmanship.

Tommy’s experience lies heavily in the management and training of others. In this role, he leverages experience from his time in the Marine Corps as a Radar Watch Supervisor, Senior Purchasing Manager for Dietrich Industries in Fredericksburg, Va and Senior Project manager with Advance Technology Coating in Oklahoma City, OK. It’s this experience that allows him to continue to grow the Ardor family of companies to reach new heights.


 

Tammy ClayTammy Clay
Administrative Manager, Owner

Tammy helped her husband, Tommy, launch Ardor over 14 years ago. Together they have built a successful business that is now considered an industry leader in the world of industrial flooring.

Tammy manages the day to day operations in the office and is directly responsible for maintaining billings, lien waivers, closeout documents and change orders among other various tasks.

Tammy and Tommy live south of Oklahoma City with their three children. When they are not running crazy with the kids or fulfilling peoples flooring needs they enjoy spending time at the beach as a family.


 

Christopher Blevins

Christopher Blevins
Chief Financial Officer

Chris Blevins joined Ardor in 2014 and brings with him more than twenty five years of financial management experience that includes leadership roles for companies both large and small as well as both public and private. Chris graduated from the University of Oklahoma with an MBA before moving for strategic positions at companies across the United States.

Chris has accumulated a unique collection of experience and skills, including those related to executive leadership, consulting, accounting, external auditing, internal auditing, planning/analysis, and information technology. Chris specializes in linking accounting and finance to business operations so that decision-making is strengthened with relevant and timely information.

Chris is a CPA and also has extensive expertise in budgeting, project management, process redesign, problem-solving and leadership, with experience in debt financing, raising capital, M&A and risk management.


 

Bryan LassiterBryan Lassiter
General Manager

Bryan is the General Manager for Ardor Solutions. He is involved in all aspects of projects originating from the Oklahoma City office, including estimating, design, client development, scheduling and product/equipment technical assistance.

Bryan has experience with projects in healthcare, academic, retail, manufacturing, food service, religious institutions and “green” build. He has a technical understanding of materials and processes in the polished concrete and resinous/fluid-applied flooring industries. He has worked with many clients to develop flooring solutions that meet both function and budget demands.

Bryan lives in Oklahoma City with his wife and their two daughters. In his free time, Bryan enjoys going to sporting events and hanging out with his family.


 

Rob BrayRob Bray
Business Development Manager

Rob is the Business Development Manager for Ardor Solutions. Rob is based out of Dallas but is active across the nation in helping customers analyze their needs and providing solutions.


 

Greg YearyGreg Yeary
Senior Project Manager / Safety Manager

Greg joined the Ardor Solutions family in March, 2016, and brought with him a broad range of experience in the construction industry and management.  He worked for a general contractor for almost nine years, in engineering for over 12 years, in city government for almost five years, and in architecture for over 13 years.  Those positions have given him valuable experience in contracts and their administration, scheduling, estimating, quality control, construction administration, specifications writing and interpretation, and working with clients.  His project experience includes renovations, historic restorations, tenant finishes, religious facilities, health care, office buildings, television stations, retail, commercial, athletic facilities, government facilities, and much more.  

At Ardor, he is responsible for meeting with clients, attending project meetings, supervising field personnel and estimating.  He is also responsible for training employees in safety requirements and monitors employee safety on job sites.

He started his career by studying architecture/construction technology at Oklahoma State University, he is a long-time member and past treasurer of the local chapter of the Construction Specifications Institute and is a certified as a Construction Documents Technologist.

Greg and his wife, Wanda, live in Norman.  When not working, he enjoys travel and taking cruise vacations with his wife, attending Oklahoma State University football games, local plays/musicals, dining out, and spending time with family and friends.


 

Janet CadenaJanet Cadena
Head of Human Resources

Janet brought her skill and expertise to Ardor Solutions over 4 years ago. Janet is responsible for assisting with the completion of new hire paperwork, processing weekly payroll, all contracts, certificates of insurance as well as job files. 

She graduated from Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, TX. Her previous work includes teaching, mortgage banking, church secretary and house parenting.  

Janet and her husband of 28 years have three adult children and two beautiful granddaughters. In her free time she enjoys quilting, cross stitching and leading a women’s ministry at Elevate Church OKC.


 

Dawn NelmsDawn Nelms
Senior Purchasing Manager

Dawn joined Ardor in 2013 and currently monitors and oversees the purchasing department as well as handles day to day office tasks.

Dawn lives with her husband and their young daughter in south Oklahoma City. After graduating high school, Dawn had the opportunity to become a stay-at-home mom after her and her husband welcomed their first son. Once their third and final child was off to school Dawn opened a boutique in her hometown of Newcastle, Ok. Dawn enjoyed several successful years in the retail industry but ultimately decided it was time to move on.  Choosing to become part of the  Ardor Solutions family and has brought her self motivation and cheerful presence to the office.  

Outside of work, Dawn likes to spend time with her family, especially if she is able to get in some one-on-one time with her only daughter, and help her oldest son and daughter-in-law love on her first grandchild.


 

Arlene Lassiter  Arlene Lassiter
  Administrative Assistant

 

Arlene joined Ardor in 2015 and supervises a variety of office tasks including invoicing, collections, and inventory management.   Arlene earned her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Central Oklahoma, and has accumulated more than 13 years of experience in the property management industry before pointing her skill set toward the Ardor family goals.  


Arlene lives with her husband and their two daughters in Oklahoma City.