Recognition and Awards

Public Recognition / Awards/ Articles:

  • Builder of the Year, Charlotte Desoto Building Industry Association – 2007
  • Big Brother Big Sisters of SW Florida: past Board Member
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of SW Florida: Big Brother of the Year 2009
  • Boys and Girls Club of Charlotte County: Board Member 2012-2015
  • Named “Top 40 Under 40” by Gulfshore Magazine
  • Current SKY YMCA Advisory Board Member
  • Leadership Charlotte Class of 2010

Recognition / Awards by Professional Groups:

  • Future Builders of America (FBA): Chairman 2015-2016
  • Charter Review Committee for Charlotte County: Member 2016
  • President, Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce 2014
  • Governmental Affairs Chairman 2015-2016
  • Governmental Affairs Committee 2015-Present
  • President, Charlotte Desoto Building Industry Association 2009
  • Life Director, Charlotte Desoto Building Industry Association

Legislative Activity

  • Florida Home Builders Association Legislative Meetings (yearly)
  • Served as Government Affairs Chair for Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce.
  • Current member GA committee for Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce
  • Charlotte County Charter Review Commission, 2016
  • City of Punta Gorda Building Board: 2017-Current
  • Charlotte County Building Industry Oversight Committee, 2009-Current                 

Current Membership in Professional Organizations:

  • National Association of Home Builders
  • Florida Home Builders Association
  • Charlotte-DeSoto Building Industry Association
  • Charlotte County Chamber of Commerce
  • Enterprise Charlotte Economic Council
  • Port Charlotte/Punta Gorda/North Port Association of Realtors

Certifications & Education

  • The Florida State University, Bachelor of Science, College of Business
  • University of North Florida, Master of Business Administration
  • State Certified Building Contractor
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker
  • Certified Lead Paint Renovator
  • OSHA – 10 hours Work Safe Practices
  • Florida Weatherization Certification