Past community involvement:

  • Gaston County Workforce Development board
  • Gaston Regional Chamber executive board
  • Gaston Chamber Manufacturing chair
  • President, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, SME, 215

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Current community involvement:

  • Gaston College Manufacturing board
  • President Elect of Gaston Evening Rotary club
  • Gaston Skill board
  • Special Olympics committee member and coach
  • Salvation Army board member and program chair

Dennis Lee


  • Gear Hob
  • Gear Shaper
  • Broaching
  • Honing

Kenny Frisbee

Kenny's manufacturing experience is a perfect fit in our sales department.

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Freddy Harvley

Freddy is a very versatile foreman; he has experience in every department.

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  • Turning
  • Milling
  • Grinding
  • Wire EDM

Dennis Lee

Dennis has over 30 years of experience in manufacturing.

704-864-0346 ext. 253

get the job done

What's more important than a deadline? Nothing.


We love nothing more than to help our customers by providing on time delivery. We have a proven track record of making that happen, even under the most intense deadline pressure.

Our highly trained technicians work together as a team to ensure quality from start to finish. You get the benefit of our experience that's been acquired year after year, job after job.

W.D. Lee & Company uses quality proven processes to ensure our customers satisfaction.

Since 1954, W.D. Lee & Company has been family owned and operated. We boast four generations of dedication to excellence and quality service.


Dennis Lee


Dennis was born into the manufacturing business working alongside his father, Jerry Doyle Lee, and his grandfather, William Doyle Lee. Starting out working after school and summers as a machinist helper, Dennis became a skilled machinist in all aspects of manufacturing.

Returning from college, Dennis began moving his career to the business side of W.D. Lee. He was instrumental in the implementation of CAD/CAM software to aid in machining complex parts, enterprise resource planning (ERP), software that integrated quotes, orders and shipments, to materials, scheduling, quality control, contact management and accounting.

     "Yes is the answer,

       what is the question?"

Phone: 704-864-0346