As Regional Sales Director, Michael Scardina assists in meeting the increasing demand for Surface Tech’s platform of products. With nearly 20 years of experience in the asphalt industry, Mike excels in helping customers employ a life-cycle approach to their pavement designs, especially in terms of technical performance, environmental concerns, energy effectiveness and costs.

Mike holds a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Pittsburgh and began his career in banking where he learned the value of managing the financial aspects of any project.

His asphalt industry experience includes 17 years with BG chemical where he established a strong record of building successful relationships with plant and industry customers. He moved from there to Nilex where he gained an in-depth knowledge of the advantages of Fiber Reinforced Asphalt Pavement (FRAP).

His knowledge of FRAP led him to recognize the exceptional value that Surface Tech products offer to customers. Mike is keenly focused on providing his customers the most up-to-date and innovative solutions for their paving projects. His experience includes a wide range of project types, asphalt mixes and FRAP applications in areas ranging from Seattle to Chicago to Albuquerque.

Michael Scardina



As a leader with both creative and analytical skills, Jason oversees the planning, development, and execution of Surface Tech’s marketing and advertising strategies. He has been responsible of late for clarifying the company’s value proposition through a series of new branding executions resulting in a revamped website and other improvements in the company’s strategic marketing initiatives.

Jason brings more than 25 years of industrial design, branding, and manufacturing experience to his new role as CMO. His work has appeared in leading design publications, and he has received numerous international design awards. His portfolio includes more than 40 design and utility patents in the fields of consumer electronics, software, packaging, medical devices, and software. Speed to market, with a critical eye for detail and simplicity, is the driving force behind his multidisciplinary design process.

Jason holds a BS in Industrial Design from The Ohio State University. His previous work experience includes Nike, Proctor & Gamble, Skylab Architecture, and founder of New Studio. 

Stacie Steel

U.S. Northwest

Stacie Steel, PE, offers a depth of experience in asphalt and concrete pavements. She has provided infrastructure-related civil engineering and project management consulting services to both public and private sector clients for the past 20 years.

Stacie’s technical expertise centers around all things pavements: structural design, materials design and specifications, sustainability, life-cycle cost analyses, pavement management, preservation and rehabilitation, QA/QC, materials testing, and forensic evaluations.

Throughout her career, she has worked on paving projects for many national commercial retailers, municipalities, and airports. Stacie has proven leadership and organizational capabilities, as evidenced by earning the President’s Choice Award from the WTS Colorado Chapter early in her career. She currently serves on the WTS Puget Sound Chapter’s TransportationYOU Committee, and is dedicated to ensuring access to local outdoor recreation opportunities serving on the Board of Directors for the Lonesome Lake Preservation Group.