Lexington, Ky. – Dean Builds has named Jeff England, PE, vice president of operations. In this role, he will manage the operations of the company including contracts, insurance and subcontractor coordination along with business development and project executive roles with clients.
England has extensive experience in the construction management and development industries.
“Jeff’s ability to lead and his proven track record of innovative, high quality work make him a vital member of our executive team,” said David Dean, president of Dean Builds.
England began his career with Gray Construction where he held a variety of roles including with the service and warranty team, in field operations and project management. Following his time at Gray, England developed, re-developed and managed several properties across the state from initial concepts through collaborative design and into completed projects.
“I’m looking forward to helping Dean Builds continue to grow and reach more milestones while maintaining our commitment to safety and high quality work,” said England. “I’m honored to work as part of a team that is so dedicated to serving our clients.”
England holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Kentucky with emphasis in Construction Management.
England is a member of the board of directors for both AGC of Kentucky and the Commercial Property Association of Lexington (CPAL), having served as both vice president and president of CPAL. He is also a member of the Kentucky Society of Professional Engineers and was previously on the board for the Boys and Girls Club of the Bluegrass. He was also a longstanding member and Treasurer of the SAE House Corporation at the University of Kentucky and a member of the Board of Governors of the Lexington Country Club.
England lives in Lexington with his wife, Emily, and two children.
About Dean Builds
Dean Builds, Inc. is a commercial and industrial construction company. Services include Construction Management, General Contracting and Design-Build. The company is licensed to work in Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia and West Virginia.
Dean Builds has established relationships with national businesses such as Aramark, HomeGoods, Rite-Aid, Starbucks, Nestle and Staples. It has completed projects for regional customers such as Liquor Barn, Berea College, Sayre School, University of Kentucky, Gates Auto Group, Tim Short Auto Group, First Watch, LaRosa’s and Skyline Chili among others.