As Senior Code and Zoning Manager, Jolene is involved in every phase of the project lifecycle. Jolene works to troubleshoot a project’s problem areas; reviewing plans for code and zoning compliances, creating and expediting document filings, and obtaining final certificates of occupancy in order to close out projects.
“I love to see a building rise from the dirt. To see it come from nothing and transform into an amazing structure is truly fascinating. I can’t think of anything better than being a part of that process.”
Jolene developed her expertise while working at J. Callahan Consulting and Expediting as a Senior Project Manager. During this time, she specialized in obtaining certificates of occupancy, filing complex projects with the Department of Buildings and attending plan exams in order to obtain approvals. As the Certificate of Occupancy Director at AEC Consulting and Expediting, Jolene managed the removal of violations and obtained certificates of occupancy for hundreds of projects.
Jolene received her Bachelors of Applied Science with a minor in Business from Washburn University and her Master of Science with a minor in Educational Computing from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. In her spare time, Jolene loves to spend time outdoors, read mystery novels and travel with her daughter and fiancé.