Mt. Airy Staff 1647 West Pine Street
Mount Airy NC, 27030
(336) 719-2723
(336) 789-5245 (fax)


				Clay Mills

Clay Mills

Clay Mills is the CEO PRESIDENT of the company. Clay graduated from UNCC with a degree in accounting. While in college Clay had a vision of starting an equipment company. He started the company out of a cattle barn in 1997 and has grown it from there. Mills looks after all aspects of both locations. He oversees all equipment inventory and day to day operations. Clay is also a licensed contractor and helps as needed with Lee Mills Construction Company. In his spare time he trains and shows Tennessee Walking Horses. You can contact Clay on his cell phone at (336) 401-0209 or email him at risingstar@triad.rr.com.


				Lee Mills

Lee Mills

Lee helped start the company from its beginning. He has been in the construction business for 35 years, but saw the need for a rental equipment company. Horizon Equipment Rentals provides equipment to all of his projects throughout the state. Mills takes a great deal of pride in his work as well as his equipment companies. Without Mills' vision and leadership the company would not be as successful. Lee can be reached at (336) 789-2005 or email at leemillsconst@yahoo.com You can also visit his website at leemillsconstruction.com


				Judy Mills

Judy Mills

Judy is the Vice President and CFO of Horizon Equipment Rentals. She also helped start the Business in 1997. Judy handles every aspect of the company, primarily the finance portion. She is the backbone of the company and strives to make Horizon a success. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and showing Tennessee Walking Horses. If you have any questions that you may need answered please contact Judy at judymills@triad.rr.com


				Trace Draughn

Trace Draughn

Trace is the General Manager of the Mount Airy location and has been since it opened. Trace handles all the day to day activities. He is responsible for getting equipment to and from jobsites, sales, daily rentals, dispatching, and many other tasks. Trace is an extremely likable guy and strives to make everyone a happy customer. We are truly blessed to have Trace as a part of Horizon Equipment Rentals. If you need anything at all Trace is the man to ask. If he does not have it, he can probably get it for you. Trace can be reached at the Mount Airy office at (336) 719-2723.


				Blaine Tolbert

Blaine Tolbert

Blaine has been with the company since 2004. Blaine is the mastermind technician of Horizon Equipment Rentals. There is absolutely nothing Blaine can not repair. He takes care of all the maintenance and repairs on all of the company's equipment. If there is a customer that has any problems while they may be renting a piece of equipment, he can usually fix it over the phone. Blaine is the best of the best at what he does. We are so fortunate to have a guy as intelligent as Blaine working with us. If you were to have any problems with anything you rent or buy from us, feel free to contact Blaine. He can be reached at the Mt. Airy office at (336) 719-2723.


				Tammy Smith

Tammy Smith

Tammy is the secretary for Horizon Equipment Rentals of the Mount Airy, NC location as well as the Woodlawn, Va location. Tammy has been with the company since 1999. She handles all aspects of the bookkeeping, and day to day operation of the company. Tammy is very dedicated in making Horizon Equipment Rental run efficiently Tammy is a vital part of our success in the Equipment Business. If you have any questions regarding billing, please call Tammy at (336) 789-2005.


				Dario Saldana

Dario Saldana

Dario has been with Horizon since the company started. Dario maintains and services all the equipment. He also assists in transportation to and from job sites. Dario is fluent in Spanish and helps to translates for our Spanish speaking clientele. Dario enjoys running on a regular basis, competing in many races thru out the year. We are very lucky to have someone like Dario with his drive and dedication to Horizon.


				Chase Draughn

Chase Draughn

Chase Draughn handles all of our transportation around 10,000lbs or less. Chase delivers the equipment and gives the customer instructions on how to use the machinery. It is great having Chase to satisfy all our customers needs. We are so thankful to have him as an employee.


				Corbin Mills

Corbin Mills

Corbin Mills helps with transportation of equipment to and from customer job sites. Corbin also helps to instruct customers how to properly use the equipment. Service and maintenance of all our equipment is something Corbin helps out with as well. Corbin attends North Surry High School where he is currently a junior. Mills takes welding classes at Surry Community college. We look forward to Corbin being with Horizon Equipment Rentals for a long time.


				Jose de Jesus Martinez (Chewy)

Jose de Jesus Martinez (Chewy)

Chewy has been with Horizon since 2017. Chewy cleans and services all our heavy equipment. He also helps instruct customers how to use and properly care for the equipment they are renting. Chewy is always there for the customers. We are proud to have Chewy on board our team.


				Eddie Ray Lovill

Eddie Ray Lovill

Eddie Ray Lovill joined Horizon in 2017. He transports all of our large equipment rentals. Eddie makes sure our customers get what they need and feel confidant on how to operate the equipment. Horizon is so fortunate to have someone as skillful as Eddie Ray with the company.


				Lucky Tolbert

Lucky Tolbert

Lucky Tolbert has been with us since the start of Horizon. Lucky is on call to help with service calls that may arrive thru out the week. Lucky also helps to keep our equipment maintained and looking good. His primary business is sandblasting, paint and body work at his shop on Red Brush Road. We are so glad to have someone like Lucky to call on anytime a problem arises.


				McKenzie Smith

McKenzie Smith

McKenzie Smith works in the office handling day to day activities. McKenzie started working here in 2018. She has a great personality and does a fantastic job.