In 1993, Russ Berry began his tenure with Allegheny Millwork as their Executive Vice President. In 1997, through Russ’s leadership and foresight, Allegheny Millwork diversified their custom millwork business. Sensing opportunity, Russ offered his services, partnered with Allegheny Millwork, and started ASST. in 1998. Russ utilizes his unique blend of proven experience in the fine arts and millwork manufacturing. Capable of understanding the complex array of components that contribute to business success, Russ attracts coworkers with strong can-do attitudes, inspires a culture of accountability and innovation, and commits the ASST team to Going Beyond™ to meet the needs of our customers. Russ attended the University of Pennsylvania earning an M.F.A. in sculpture, and continues to explore the limitless sculptural potential of engineered materials.