As President of JP, John works with the Board of Directors and management, providing strategic leadership in the establishment of the firm’s long-range goals, strategies, plans, and policies. John has over 34 years of specialized experience working on environmental noise, housing and commercial projects for public and private sector clients. He drives operational optimization and resource allocation to maximize value, and his contributions to JP’s business development, project management and delivery methods, technology development and implementation, as well as staff development represent just some of his successes. John has served in lead roles to more than a dozen airport-sponsored residential sound insulation programs nationwide.
“Staying true to the ideals of our founding partners, our work reinforces who we are and who we aspire to be. As a strategic development lead and champion of JP’s mission and vision, I have the unique privilege of leading our team to develop innovative solutions that improve the quality of our communities, housing and lives.”
Andrew formulates and implements operational strategies to ensure JP operates successfully and efficiently with regard to its physical and personnel resources. With a degree in architecture and over 20 years of experience designing and implementing data standards, procedures, systems, and application, Andrew leads development and implementation of geospatial data and management information system services to aviation, city, state, and regional organizations. Andrew is skilled at multi-stakeholder projects; he directs cross functional teams, utilizing technology and alternate delivery methods for project collaboration and workflow automation. Andrew has managed numerous airport-sponsored residential sound insulation programs nationwide.
“I enjoy bridging knowledge gaps between problems and solutions to help communities function and solve challenges. Whether it’s GIS and mapping, architecture, construction, planning, engagement, public input, data systems and analysis, or application development, I ‘speak’ the language and can thread together the pieces of the puzzle.”
Eric has served in management at JP since the firm’s inception more than 24 years ago. His specialized experience includes corporate financial management, practice group and program management, and business development services. In addition to directing the firm’s financial activities, Eric serves as a catalyst to identify new business opportunities and is responsible for client relations, collaboration and strategy among project teams, and contract negotiations.
“It’s a privilege to be associated with such a diverse and dynamic group of individuals who share a mission of “Building Livable Communities through Integrated Services”. Providing clients with exceptional service and leading environmental noise mitigation programs to communities nationwide is very rewarding to me and everyone at the firm.”
Diane has over 22 years of specialized expertise in airport noise, environmental issues, mitigation planning, and program implementation. As Vice President, Studio Lead for Transportation, she supervises development and implementation of large-scale noise mitigation programs and leads planning and community outreach efforts, while providing guidance and coordination to ensure program success. Diane develops and maintains strong client and community relationships. As a former airport noise officer for commercial and general aviation airports, she has firsthand knowledge and experience working with communities across the country directly impacted by aircraft noise.
“It’s rewarding to assist a homeowner through the residential sound insulation process. Witnessing improvements to their lives because of acoustical treatments and upgrades to their home is second to none. With these improvements, the reduction in their electrical bills is always such a welcome surprise and bonus for the homeowner.”
Nadia’s 17-year career spans work on publicly funded facilities, including new construction, whole building renovations, tenant improvements, envelope overhauls, and facilities upgrades. An expert at building consensus, she ensures clients and teams communicate effectively and work together to maintain schedules and budgets. As Director, Studio Lead for Architecture, Nadia manages the firm’s architecture projects, including our current work with the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport), Burlington International Airport, and the Tucson Airport Authority.
“Facilities architecture can be a complex puzzle to solve. There’s no blank canvas to start from and often there are issues that don’t weave well into an existing building. I enjoy finding creative solutions to these problems, making sure it feels right for clients while ensuring the spaces function better and are well-suited to the human body.”
Joe has over two decades of experience managing complex, owner-occupied construction projects for a variety of public, private, and tribal clients. For 18 years he has led a variety of mitigation projects in California and Arizona on behalf of JP, directing all client and team member communications while providing the essential leadership that is required to ensure projects were delivered on time and on budget. As an Associate, Joe leads the firm’s southern California noise mitigation initiatives. He maintains consistency across project teams and serves as a liaison to facilitate interaction between clients, key stakeholders, contractors, and public officials.
“A term easily used; Difficult to apply. I work on projects and programs where the change in quality of life is measured not only by reduction in decibels, but in smiles, laughter, and tears.”
Patrick’s contributions over the past 26 years have made a significant impact on JP’s transportation, housing, education and community markets. Committed to improving client and customer satisfaction, Patrick has created design solutions for a wide range of building types. His ability to motivate team members has led to continued success in California and across the country. As an Associate, Patrick is the technical lead for the firm’s noise mitigation projects, responsible for marketing, overseeing and managing their growth, including two at Los Angeles World Airports, San Francisco International Airport, and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.
“I enjoy finding solutions to complex challenges that meet the needs of the clients and their programs while making homeowners happy. The variety of homes and conditions we encounter always strengthen our skills as designers, allowing us to better serve the communities where people live, work, and reflect.”
Joanna’s entire professional career of 23 years in noise mitigation has been dedicated to helping airports and transit agencies be good neighbors to their surrounding communities and good stewards of their facilities. Joanna has served in numerous roles for sound insulation programs at eight airports and two transit authorities. She understands program drivers and constraints and looks ahead to leverage opportunities and mitigate risks and challenges before they affect implementation. Her experience spans program formulation, including development of policies and procedures, project management, homeowner and community outreach, grant management, delivery of design phase services, construction management, and project closeout. As an Associate, Joanna leads the firm’s transit noise mitigation initiatives. She provides strategic guidance for residential and non-residential sound insulation programs and delivers on-going mentoring to staff.
“I am honored to be associated with such a tremendous firm that continues to make a lasting impact on the noise mitigation industry. I value how our team – from top to bottom – continues to demonstrate its ability to respond to fluctuating needs and resources and building trusted relationships. My measure of success has always been meeting our clients’ needs while implementing positive changes within their communities.”