John Maxwell - Senior Operations Consultant
John Maxwell has been with RECON Corporation since its inception in 2014. As the first RECON employee, John has successfully held many roles within the company as it has grown. In 2022, John stepped into the role of Senior Project Manager, acting as the most experienced and lead RECON Project Manager, with focus on large renewable energy projects. John has utilized his thirty plus years of experience of construction management and his understanding of safety, operations and construction means and methods, in both inside and outside electrical work, to ensure successful completion of Recon’s renewable energy projects. Navigating complex and highly technical builds while maintaining open and straight forward communication has been a trademark of John’s career.
- 40+ years Construction Experience
- 10+ years Solar Experience
- 20+ years Project Management Experience
- OSHA 30
William Lake - Operations Director
William Lake has been employed by RECON since March 2019, working his way up through the ranks beginning as a laborer, and working as crew lead, site superintendent and recently accepting the role as Operations and Safety Director. As the head of field operations, Will is responsible for ensuring all projects are completed safely with the proper training and staffing of field personnel. Will is responsible for all training, safety equipment and adherence to the contractual safety requirements of every project for RECON Corporation. William’s extensive experience in various aspects of solar construction makes him a valuable part of the RECON team.
- 14+ years Construction Industry Experience
- 5+ years Solar Experience
- 6+ years Site Superintendent/Foreman Experience
- 5+ years Solar Installation Experience TBD
Jeff Featherly - Corporate Superintendent
Jeff Featherly has been with RECON since 2017, accepting the role as Corporate Superintendent in 2021. As part of field operations, Jeff is responsible for ensuring all projects are completed with the proper equipment and personnel. Jeff aids in all aspects of site construction and management of all site superintendents. Jeff varied construction experience and ability to tackle difficult issues has made him an integral part of the RECON team.
- 40+ years Construction Industry Experience
- 7 years Solar Experience
- 1 years Corporate Superintendent Experience
- 30+ years Site Superintendent/Foreman Experience
Alex Cohoon - Quality Control Director
Alex Cohoon has been a Project Manager for RECON since September of 2021 and has moved to the position of Quality Control Director in 2023. As Project Manager, he is the lead of the project level management team. Alex is responsible for all aspects of project management for the projects assigned to him. This includes, project costing, forecasting, change order work, estimating change orders, utility coordination, interaction with owner/client, lead weekly construction meetings, coordination and management of project subcontract work, procurement of all materials/equipment and many other functions associated with the management of solar construction project. As a new employee Cohoon also assists other project managers in all aspects of project management. His engineering degree and ability to multi-task have been a great addition to the RECON team.
- 1 years of Project Manager
- 5 years Mechanical and Testing Engineer
- Engineering Degree obtained 2019
- 1 years Solar Experience
Yahiry Nieves-Santos - Safety Director
Jackson Maxwell - Senior Project Manager
Jackson Maxwell has been a Project Manager for RECON since March of 2020. As Project Manager, he is the lead of the project level management team. Jackson is responsible for all aspects of project management for the projects assigned to him. This includes, project costing, forecasting, change order work, estimating change orders, utility coordination, interaction with owner/client, lead weekly construction meetings, coordination and management of project subcontract work, procurement of all materials/equipment and many other functions associated with the management of solar construction project. His engineering degree gives him a great background to understand and interpret drawings and handle complicated issues that may arise during construction and has been a tremendous access to RECON Corporation.
- 5 years of Project Manager
- 2 years of Construction Project Manager
- 3 years of Project Manager for Engineering and Manufacturing Processes
- Engineering Degree obtained 2018
- 2 years Solar Experience
Brittany Lake - Project Manager
Brittany Lake has been employed by RECON Corporation since April 2020. Brittany started her career at Recon as a solar installation laborer and has been assisting site superintendents with the processing of field paperwork for many years. Brittany recently accepted the position of Project Engineer and will be assisting the RECON Project Managers with submittals, RFI’s, change orders, procurement, scheduling, and multiple other administrative functions to aid in the successful completion of RECON projects. Brittany’s attention to detail and organizational skills are a valued commodity at RECON Corporation.
- 8+ years Construction Industry Experience
- 5+ years Solar Experience
- 5+ years Solar Installation Experience
Jim Lanave - Project Manager
Jennifer Mattila - Project Manager
Jennifer Mattila has been working at RECON since January of 2023. She started her career working with tech start-ups and has since found a passion for renewable energy. Jennifer's role will be RECON Project Managers with submittals, RFI’s, change orders, procurement, scheduling, and multiple other administrative functions to aid in the successful completion of RECON projects. Her background with cross-functional communication and organizational skills are an asset to the RECON Corporation.
- 4+ years in Operations and Project Management
- 1 year in construction management
- BBA in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources
Grant Huddleston - Assistant Project Manager
Allison Basso - Project Engineer
Robert Bearss - Project Engineer
Tracy Childs - Project Engineer
LeeAnn Arens - Billings Administrator
LeeAnn Arens has been with RECON since September of 2022. LeeAnn’s background is in the financial industry, as she previously worked as a certified financial planner. At RECON, LeeAnn’s focus is subcontracts, invoicing approvals, purchase orders, and change orders. LeeAnn’s finance background will serve RECON well as she transitions to the billing department.
- 20 years in the financial industry
- 20 years of payroll and taxation experience
- 8 years of portfolio management
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration- Financial Planning and Sales
Kari Lynn Clark - Office Administrator
Kari Clark has been the PMA and receptionist of RECON since October of 2020. As part of the construction management team, Kari is responsible for all subcontracts and subcontract change orders, processing invoices for approval, recording minutes for project meetings, ordering office supplies, answering the phone, processing of subcontractor payment, as well as various administration functions as needed for all RECON staff. With over twenty years of administrative experience, Kari brings a wide variety of administrative experience to the RECON team and has been a very important addition to RECON.
- 20+ years of Administrative Experience
- 3 years Solar Experience
- 3 years Construction Experience
Amy Cogswell - Payroll & Benefits Manager
Darci Ravenscraft - Subcontract Manager
Casey Warren - Accounting & IT Administrator
Casey Warren has been RECON Accounting Administrator since September 2020. As part of the RECON team, Casey is responsible for all accounts payable and payroll functions. She processes payments to subcontractors and vendors, completes payroll functions and generally handles or assists with all accounting functions for RECON Corporation. Casey handles a large portion of work on a weekly basis both timely and efficiently making her a valuable RECON asset.
- Associate degree in general studies 2019
- 2 years Solar Experience
- 2 years Accounting Experience
- 2 years Payroll Experience