John is the founder and President of Upcon Organization. John along with two partners, incorporated the original Upcon firm in 1965 to provide city planning, architectural and engineering consulting services to municipal and private sector clients. In 1982 Upcon expanded its capabilities to include the mortgage industry’s growing need for comprehensive field services. John works closely with clients to design and deliver the scope of necessary services. John is a Certified Construction Inspector, a member and former officer of the National Association of Mortgage Field Services (NAMFS) and The Association of Construction Inspectors (ACI).
Jim (J.B.) is in charge of managing the field staff, performing construction draw field inspections and preparing summary reports for clients. He has been with Upcon since 2010. Prior to joining Upcon, Jim had over 12 years of experience managing commercial and retail projects for a national architectural firm. His duties included traveling the U.S. performing field surveys, developing construction plans, coordinating project work with Owners, Landlords, Builders and various municipalities around the country. He was also in charge of the AutoCad programming, support and standards implementation.
He is an Illinois Licensed Home Inspector and is a member of International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (InterNachi) and The Association of Construction Inspectors (ACI).
Jennifer has been with Upcon since the late 1970's. She is charge of the daily office operations. She coordinates assignments with the field staff and clients along with organizing and monitoring client invoicing.