R. Lee Withers

R. Lee Withers

OPPAA - Director

Positec USA, Inc. - Kress

929 Jay Street
Charlotte, NC 28208

Website Phone : 704-651-8295


Professional Experience:

Over 25 years’ experience in the OPE industry. 20 years in OPE Manufacturing, distribution, Sales, Operations, to distribution and Retail and Independent Dealer Channels. 7 years owning full-service landscape design, install, and maintenance company.


AAS Horticulture -CVCC
Eagle Scout


Camping, Following my 3 children with travel ball and club sports, Rotary Club, Serving as Town Council member: 8 Council and 4 Mayor

Role Models:


My amazing wife Kelly

Many industry veterans

Anyone that can count to a majority

Objectives for OPPAA:

Assist in Broadening the membership and reach of OPPAA.