Owner / Senior Estimator
Founded in 2002, Don Thomas and partner Kerry LeVan opened Ward-Tek Construction, Inc. in Orange County. This would be the second Ward-Tek Construction office to open, working closly alongside its Northern California Office in Belmont, California.
Donald Thomas began his career in the early 70's, starting concrete labor and a few years later as a concrete finisher. He has been successful in the Insurance Restoration and Construction since 1975.
Donald has continued up the ladder in supervising commercial buildings, apartment complexes, condominiums, and Hotels. He built a relationship within the industry from all his expertise, and becoming the best! Over the years, worked on several different large projects throughout Southern and Northern California such as:
With his talents and respectful construction background, he continued his path reaching his dream by starting his own Restoration Company. Thirty years later, he continues specializing working with both residential and commercial properties, by his true passion building property back to its pre disaster condition.
Owner of Northern Ca. Office / Partner of Southern Ca. Office
Disaster Estimating, and Project Management, Consulting experience by Kerry LeVan CR, ASD, WRT, General Contractor:
Extensive estimating & consulting experience which is supported by his certified restorer (RIA) status. He holds CR (certified restorer) through restorationindustry.org and WRT (water restoration technician) and ASD, (Applied structural drying) status through IICRC.ORG.
Partner / Legal / Accounting
Over 18 years in both legal and cost accounting areas of the Insurance Repair Industry.
Sr. Project Manager / Superintendent
Victor began his career in the construction industry back in the early 1980's. His career started by going through each of the field positions up to specializing as a very talented team leader. He has been working directly with Donald Thomas, for twenty years as his superintendent.
Victor Delgado's ability to both work on a team and serve as a leader, problem-solving capabilities and extensive knowledge including blueprints, regulations, permits, and building codes. When Ward-Tek Construction begins a new job, Victor Delgado works off the agreed estimate budget, delegate tasks needed to complete the job and assign deadlines for completion of these tasks. He monitors the progress of the job to ensure it is executed correctly, on time and at the promised cost. His knowledgeable background and skills consist of management skills and working with the Ward-Tek Construction's crew and sub-contractors.
Sr. Estimator / Project Manager
Leo Gomez performs a wide range of project management/Sr. Estimating responsibilities with Ward-Tek Construction. He works closely with our superindent Victor Delgado, to complete a variety of tasks required from conceptual design/build to plan a specific detailed estimate. He is involved with all areas of the restoration/construction process from inception to competition.
Leo Gomez started in the industry in the early 80's working from labor up to Sr. Estimator. His expertise consists of:
He has worked with several jobs over the past thirty years, as well as:
Fernando Salazar has been working with Ward-Tek Construction for the past five years as Jr. Estimator. His qualifications within the industry are:
With over 10 years in the design, marketing and advertising field, Jason also retains over 20 years of customer service experience which has assisted in generating numerous professional buisness relationships. With both of these skills, combined with social media marketing, Jason has elevated Ward-Tek's marketing approach for the future.
Esperanza has handled all of the day to day administrative operations in the Southern California Office for the past 10 years. She coordinates with the office staff to provide excellent customer services for all of Ward-Tek Construction, Inc's clients. Espy also works directly with all of Ward-Tek's subcontractors to ensure paperwork is order including contracts, CCB status checks, insurance certificates and lien releases.