WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION
It all started when...
Our focus it to highlight Women In Construction, Power UP Inc.'s monthly feature recognizes the success and diversity of the female workforce within the construction industry. Learn how these women, along with young students, continue to improve the diversity and status in the construction industry.
MARCH'S FEATURE 2019
Nancy C. Juneau, CEO
Juneau Construction Company
Nancy, along with her husband Les, founded Juneau Construction Company in 1997. Since opening its doors 22 years ago, Juneau has become the top woman-owned general contractor in the Southeast, and the 2nd largest woman-owned firm, of any type, in Georgia. Juneau is also ranked #13 among 2018 Top General Contractors in Georgia by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.
Juneau has grown to over $250 million in annual revenues and over 150 employees with offices in Atlanta, Miami and Tampa. Juneau performs as Construction Managers, Design-Builders and General Contractors on public and private projects across the Southeast. Core markets include Higher Education (Housing, Dining, Student Centers, Academic Buildings), Hospitality, Multi-Family/Mixed-Use, and Recreation/Athletic Facilities.
Passionate about giving back to the community, Nancy serves on numerous organizations and boards. Newly elected in the summer of 2018, Nancy will serve a four-year term as a University of Georgia Foundation, Board of Trustee, giving back to her Alma Mater. She was also recently invited to be a member of the Board of Councilors for The Carter Center, an organization focused on “Waging Peace. Fighting Disease. Building Hope” founded by President Jimmy Carter. In 2018, Nancy was named one of Atlanta’s Most Admired CEO’s by the Atlanta Business Chronicle and was recognized by March of Dimes with a Women of Distinction Award for her extensive contributions to the local community.
Juneau is the past Chairman of the Board of Associated Builders and Contractors of Georgia and she also serves on the Georgia Independent College Association Board and Executive Committee. Additionally, Nancy enjoys speaking on panels, at conferences and to local businesses including events for Clemson Construction Industry Symposium, UGA Terry Business School, NAWIC and ENR’s Groundbreaking Women in Construction Conference. Nancy also enjoys mentoring women in a variety of industries to help them grow both personally and professionally.
On the weekends Nancy enjoys competing in triathlons, spending time with family at the beach, and cheering on the Georgia Bulldogs in Athens.