John Mendez brings over seventeen years of experience in construction and construction quality assurance to his role as Regional Director for the Eastern United States. Mr. Mendez oversees procedures and sets objectives for the team, interacts with clients while managing labor, scheduling, and project management and training, and holding accountable Construction Consultants who perform the daily site visits.
Prior to working at LJP, John worked for builders such as David Weekley Homes, Crown Communities, and Standard Building Corporation, where he managed multiple residential communities and commercial projects, hired and trained construction personnel, and broke through a number of barriers in both customer satisfaction ratings and timely completion of projects.
With his extensive knowledge of building codes and ability to maintain an excellent work ethic, John takes great pride in providing his clients with the highest quality work. He is Level 1-A NPDES Certified, 30-hour OSHA Certified, and holds ICC B1, B2, and B5 certifications as well as being an FAA Certified Unmanned Aircraft System Operator.
Prior to his career in the Construction Industry, John served 10 years in the United States Marine Corps and received an Honorable Discharge at the rank of Staff Sergeant.