LEADERSHIP

Norman Bruce Jacobson
Senior Vice President
Norman Bruce Jacobson is Senior Vice President of Engineering and Development for Jacobson Companies, Inc. Bruce has been involved in civil engineering and development projects in Arizona since 1963. He has served as Town Engineer for the town of Parker, Arizona and County Engineer for La Paz County. As an engineer, his experience includes design of subdivisions, commercial properties, landfills, water and sewer systems, treatment plants, pumping and distribution systems, roads and streets, interstate highway systems, and flood control. He has been involved in engineering for both the private and public sectors for the past thirty years.
Michael Jarvis
President / CEO
Michael Jarvis is President and CEO of Jacobson Companies, Inc., Yuma Valley Contractors, Inc., and Southwest Lumber. He joined the company in January of 1996. In 1998, he became a licensed real estate agent in Arizona. Prior to joining Jacobson Companies, Inc., Mike worked for Tanner Companies for twenty years in the Yuma and Phoenix areas. He held various positions with the Tanner Companies, including Area Business Manager, Division Controller, Software Project Team, and Plant Superintendent.
Kirk Perkins
Construction Manager
Kirk Perkins is the Construction Manager of Yuma Valley Contractors, Inc. His experience consists of working in residential, commercial, office, public school, library, bank and strip mall building construction. As Construction Manager, he supervises the residential, commercial, and office remodels and additions. He has worked with underground utilities (water, sewer, storm drain, electrical, phones, gas and cable). Kirk will oversee quality control to verify owner receives highest quality product, daily construction activities at project site, scheduling of workers, delivery of equipment and materials, and progress of project construction.
Kyle Wade
Lead Estimator and Project Manager
Kyle Wade is the Yuma Valley Contractors, Inc. Lead Estimator and Project Manager. Kyle is an accomplished professional with versatile experience in the construction industry.
Rex Merrill
Commerical Construction Superintedent
Rex has been with the company close to 20 years and in construction for more than 40 years. He is our commercial building superintendent and handles most of our large building jobs. He demonstrates success in delivering a project and its objectives within budget, on schedule, and within quality constraints.
Artie Garcia
Underground Superintendent
Artie has been with the company for 28 years and started out as an operator. He currently runs our underground jobs.
Brent Harper
Job Superintendent
Brent has been with the company for almost 5 years, but has been in construction for more than 20 years.
Brad Chadwick
Safety Supervisor / Project Manager
Brad Chadwick
Jason Linn
Facilities Manager
Laura Manos
Project Assistant