OUR TEAM

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

JOSHUA MCCOY, Chief Executive Officer/Founder

Josh McCoy is a seasoned project executive with over 18 years of general construction, disaster recovery and residential construction experience. He has a proven track record of leadership in strategic planning, operational excellence, process improvements heavy/civil construction and construction management. Josh has provided quality emergency response, disaster recovery and construction management services to state, municipal and private sector clients. Josh has managed large construction projects valued at over $120 million as well as concurrent construction programs totaling over $200 million in aggregate.


KEVIN J. BREAUX, Chief Operating Officer

Kevin Breaux is a senior manager with over 25 years of experience in governmental affairs, national security, and team development. He is a leader in managing multi-level projects through effective and motivating strategies. He served as an Executive Officer for the Louisiana Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness. Kevin previously worked for Louisiana’s Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) for over 15 years where he held multiple positions and finally reaching Executive Officer.  He has also served honorably in the Louisiana National Guard for over 27 yrs. with 2 deployments to Iraq and multiple training deployments oversees. He has since retired with the rank of Command Sergeant Major.


MATT HUGHES, Chief Business Development Officer

Matt Hughes is an experienced real estate professional with over 14 years of experience in sales and property management. He formerly served as President of Greater Baton Rouge Association of Realtors, overseeing 3,400 members, and CEO of Keller Williams Realty Premier Partners.  Matt is experienced in business development, contract negotiations, and managing relationships.


CHAD MITCHELL, General Manager

Chad Mitchell is a skilled professional with over 13 years of experience in project, production and operations management within the construction industry. Chad has a proven ability with design and implementation of processes and procedures on various types of projects within the construction industry. He has conducted general project management oversight on over 1,000 projects within the disaster recovery/response industry to include shelter in place, rehabilitation, reconstruction, and demolition services. Chad is an experienced business manager and certified mold remediation specialist.


DEVYN BERTRAND, Chief Financial Officer

Devyn Bertrand has over 10 years of experience in accounting and tax.  She holds a Master of Science in Accounting.  Devyn specializes in tax planning and consulting.


JOSEPH OTT, Financial Controller

Joseph Ott is highly skilled in Quickbooks, Buildertrend, ADP, Xactimate, and Excel.  He is experienced in data management, human resources, accounts payable, accounts receivable, budgeting/cash management, reconciling bank accounts, financial reports and financial audits.  Joseph is also experienced in managing all income, expenses and keeping track of the financial health of the company.


MIKE HAMILTON, Public Relations and Logistics Manager

Mike Hamilton is an experienced professional with extensive knowledge in all areas of Emergency Management and Disaster Response, specializing in coordination and logistics between multiple local, state and federal agencies, including the Louisiana National Guard and the Office of the Governor of Louisiana. His experience as a planner, branch manager and section chief has increased his toolkit and ability to rapidly react, procure, manage and deliver on a multitude of logistics requirements. Mike has conducted logistical operations for over 150 disasters affecting the State of Louisiana over a 6-year period, encompassing natural, man-made, technological, biological, HAZMAT and terrorist-related disasters.


DYLAN JENKS, Project Manager

Dylan Jenks is a versatile project manager with experience in design, construction, emergency response and disaster recovery. He is capable of simultaneously managing multiple projects, crews, clients, and subcontractors. He enjoys improving workflow through process efficiency analytics and developing team members for advancement. His technical experience includes project management, design, construction management, structural assessments, and quality control. Dylan also has experience with federally-funded programs as related to policy analytics, strategic planning, procedural development, and project execution.


JASON WELCH, Project Manager

Jason Welch has 20 years’ experience in the business, construction and real estate industries.  Some of Jason’s experience includes general contracting, project management, field supervision, project inspections and managing governmental entities. His diverse professional experience provides him with a unique skill set that makes him a valuable asset to our company.


TJ COBURN, Safety Manager

Mr. Coburn is a seasoned safety manager with over 16 years of safety management experience. He proactively managed all elements of industrial safety and contract personnel at 8 Nuclear Power Plants, which holds an average of 700+ personnel during normal plant operation and 1000+ during refueling outages. He reinforced safety policies, procedures, and best practices to all levels of the organization, from “touch the plant” personnel to senior site management, in the field, office, and professional meeting settings.


SARA LASHER, Project Controls

Sara Lasher is an experienced project controls professional with a demonstrated history working on disaster recovery and construction projects. In addition to her project controls experience, she is skilled in environmental issues, environmental auditing, and environmental consulting. She has strong program and project management experience. She has also provided technical expertise in conducting environmental reviews and documentation for federal and state programs. Sara holds her master’s degree in environmental science and is certified in lead-based paint remediation.  She has also obtained her ground applicator license.


JAMES LOPER, Field Supervisor

James Loper has been a consultant and field supervisor for the manufacturing company of controtrace (CSI/Ametek) for the past 7 years. He has instructed, advised, and lead construction crews worldwide on the installation of thermal maintenance systems consistently showing crews the safest and most efficient ways on how to install CSI’s products. Under Mr. Loper’s supervision, CSI/ Ametek offers a thermal guarantee warranty the system will perform as designed. The key to CSI’s products performing correctly (no freezing, plugging, or corrosion) is to have a complete and reliable install from start to finish.


JAMES EVANS, Field Supervisor

Mr. Evans is an execution-driven, construction and project management professional experienced in construction management. He offers more than 15 years of construction oversight experience with commercial and institutional projects, including military projects, schools, and other governmental projects. He delivers strategies to ensure transparency, scalability, continuity, and ongoing support for clients. Over the course of his career, he has honed his ability to continuously identify alternatives and solutions to reduce costs and meet evolving stakeholder requirements.


RON CHANDLER, Field Supervisor

Ron Chandler is a highly skilled supervisor of hazardous waste management and heavy equipment operation. He has kept accurate inventories of hazardous, regulated, and non-regulated waste. He implements pollution prevention hazardous waste ionization plans. He maintains all hazardous material assets for storage and tracking. Ron Chandler processed, packed, documented, and tracked hazardous wastes for shipment and disposal. He has collected hazardous wastes from work centers and ensured to provide complete and proper documentation to the management. He carries out proper identification, packaging, segregation, processing, classification, labeling, and storage of hazardous wastes. Ron has 40+ experience as a heavy equipment and crane operator. He has worked on several construction jobs operating dozers, excavators, cranes, and debris removal equipment.


LEIGH ANN OTT, Executive Assistant

Leigh Ann Ott is a versatile professional adept at managing multiple projects, providing exceptional customer support and streamlining office operations. She creates workflow process improvements and oversees documentation controls. Leigh Ann is experienced in generating client invoices, data control, data entry and assisting in crafting high-impact proposals. She collaborates with customers, vendors, staff and management of partner firms to effectively communicate critical information.