Meet the Founders
Charles S. Kearns – Chief Executive Officer
Charles Kearns is the principal founder and CEO of Kearns Construction company. Mr. Kearns attended the University of Jacksonville, and graduated with a Bachelor’s in Economics. He established Kearns in early 2001 as a residential and commercial contractor. Mr. Kearns is also a state certified general contractor.
John W. Kearns – Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Kearns prepares proposals and performs administrative work for Kearns Construction. Mr. Kearns has been with Kearns Construction Company since 2002. Prior to Kearns Construction Company, John worked for Impregilo (Europe’s 2nd largest contractor) for ten years. In Italy, John was the Contract Manager on a $500,000,000 U.S. Navy project.
In Miami, Mr. Kearns was the Project Manager for the people mover (Brickell Extension)
and Senior Project Engineer on the $100,000,000 Federal Prison.
John Kearns has also qualified a $45,000,000 rail project. Mr. Kearns graduated from the University of Florida School of Building Construction with honors. Mr. Kearns is also a state certified licensed general contractor. John Kearns is married.
Brock Sullivan - Chief Operating Officer
Brock Sullivan is Chief Operating Officer of Kearns Construction Company. Born and Raised in Miami, he has over 24 years of construction experience. Shortly after hurricane Andrew in 1992, rebuilding his own home in the Redlands, he then started working as a carpenter’s helper building houses in the Florida Keys. He quickly rose to positions as carpenter, foreman, superintendent, and project manager. He is experienced in supervising all aspects of construction from designing formwork and tying rebar to contract negotiating, project management and close-out.