Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Teamwork is the ability to work together to achieve a common vision. Leadership is the ability to direct individual accomplishment toward team goals.

Van Hoose Construction’s experienced leadership team and our committed support staff work together to attain the highest results and ensure customer satisfaction. Our staff is comprised of six project managers and 17 superintendents for a total of 35 employees.

Our team of construction professionals has garnered the respect of business and corporate leaders, architects, engineers and government entities. Our projects have been commended by corporate agencies for excellence in construction quality, project management, and cost and schedule control. This level of success is a direct result of our integrated team of professionals.

Jeff Van Hoose, President

As owner and president of Van Hoose Construction, Jeff brings more than 25 years of experience in construction and construction management. He currently oversees the day-to-day management for the company, and plays an active role in overseeing all client projects. Jeff has significant experience in geo-thermal heating and cooling, the cost-effective cutting edge in energy conservation.

Jeff serves on the Advisory Board for Butler Manufacturing, and on the Board of Directors for BancFirst Edmond, Trinity Christian School and BlueScope Steel North America. Jeff is a member of the Oklahoma City Chamber of Commerce, Edmond Chamber of Commerce, Oklahoma Chamber of Commerce and Associated Builders & Contractors. Chairman of the Butler Advisory Board for Latin America, South America , Mexico , U.S. , and Canada. Jeff also teaches classes in geo-thermal construction.

Jeff is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma.

Mark Porter, Project Manager

Mark Porter is a project manager with nearly 30 years experience in the construction industry. At Van Hoose Construction, Mark has managed construction of warehouse facilities and retail locations, including:

  • Associated Wholesale Grocers
  • Alliance Air Parts
  • Baby USA Quail Plaza
  • Cox Retail Space
  • Colonial Center Shopping Center
  • KenWorth Truck Facility
  • Hyatt Shared Service Center
  • Paccar Warehouse Facility
  • Owens Furniture Store
  • Surgery Center

Prior to Van Hoose Construction, Mark worked for Fike-Pinion Construction and E.J. Beal Construction. He is a graduate of Oklahoma State University.

Michael Westbrook, Project Manager

Michael Westbrook is a construction project manager with more than 30 years experience in construction. At Van Hoose Construction, Michael has managed banking and medical office construction projects, including:

  • Laser Spine Institute, LLC
  • ADP
  • Bancfirst
  • OU Medical VIR Endoscopy Lab
  • Mercy Medical
  • Dr. Lori Hansen Facial Reconstruction
  • Children’s Eye Care
  • Citizen’s Bank locations at Kelly & Covell, Boulevard Edmond, 164th & Santa Fe
  • MidFirst Bank locations in Midwest City, Norman and Oklahoma City
  • MidFirst Bank Data Center
  • Cornerstone Bank in Mustang

Prior to Van Hoose Construction, Michael worked at Fred Jones Manufacturing and Mustang Steel Company. Michael is a graduate of Oklahoma State University, and Northwestern Oklahoma State University.

Robert W. Gorman, Project Manager

Robert W. Gorman is a construction management professional with more than 20 years experience in project management. At Van Hoose Construction, Robert has been instrumental in managing financial, retail and office projects, including:

  • City of Edmond Data Center
  • AT&T Call Center
  • United Founders Tower
  • Bank of Oklahoma Commerce
  • Bank of Oklahoma Southwestern
  • MidFirst Bank (Remodel)
  • Etinuum Call Center
  • PSINET Call Center
  • Marsh Corporate Tower

Prior to Van Hoose Construction, Robert served as superintendent for Triad Construction Company. He is a graduate of the Oklahoma State Technical Institute. Robert served in the United States Navy before his career in construction.