Alexandra Aviles

Administrative Manager

Education: BS in Management & Franchise (UNO)

Alex started her construction career seven years ago. Her latest professional goal is achieving the highest level of Human Resources. Constantly referred to as a social butterfly, you will find her bar hopping to all the hot spots in New Orleans with her friends in her spare time. She’s at her true happiest when traveling, at a concert, organizing, and spending time with her boyfriend and dog, Bella.

Lee Cooper

Project Manager

Angela Leslie

Project Administrator

Angela is a Project Administrator with 16 years in the commercial construction industry. She is small in stature, but big in heart. She enjoys building relationships with each new Project Team and eagerly assists anyone who needs help with a smile. When not at work, she enjoys spending time with her family and her dog, Holmes.

Mason Dolese

Assistant Estimator

Keith Esquerré

Principal

Education:  BS in Construction Management, Minor Business Administration (2006)

As a young fellow, Keith began his building aspirations while in the woodwork shop with his great-grandfather. As we fast-forward to the present-day, he is one of the principal members of Perrier Esquerré Contractors, LLC and has completed over $175 million worth of commercial construction projects in the Gulf South.  A big advocate for safety, Keith can always be seen wearing proper personal protective equipment and promoting safe work practices on jobsites.  Keith enjoys spending his spare time cooking gourmet dishes and spending time with his wife and two wonderful children. On rare occasions, you might see him rocking the bass guitar at a venue downtown.

Stephen Forcier

Superintendent

Education: BS in Industrial Technology (2017)

Stephen is an up-and-coming member of the Perrier Esquerré team. He began his construction career as a general laborer and, through hard work and education, has worked his way up to Field Supervisor. Besides his work life, he also deer hunts, fishes, target shoots, and is an amateur beer connoisseur.

Dillon Gajeski

Superintendent

Dillon has been with the company since May 2017. He started off as an Intern and has risen to a Superintendent. He attended high school in Puerto Rico and is a go-to for the company as a translator in the field. Dillon enjoys a nice round of golf or a relaxing day at the beach.

Blake Gidman

Project Manager

Education:  BS in General Business, Minor in Communication Studies; AAS in Construction Management

Blake has an ever-growing infatuation with all things construction:  from being out in the field supervising projects, to studying plans and requesting RFI’s — he loves it all.  He enjoys attending music festivals, snowboarding, cooking, renovating his home, and hanging out with his dog. Blake aspires to be the next Ty Pennington of the commercial construction industry.

Taylor Guidry

Superintendent

Despite the History degree, Taylor has worked in the construction industry for nearly 15 years. The ongoing rebuilding and revitalization of his lifelong hometown drives his passion for construction. He continuously strives to learn more about the industry to become a more effective leader and efficient Field Supervisor.  Away from jobsites, Taylor enjoys time with his infant daughter and wife.  Mardi Gras, Jazz Fest, the beach, on a golf course, or fishing is where you’ll be able to find him if he doesn’t answer your phone call on a weekend.

Heidy Hernandez

Office Intern

Heidy’s plan is to finish college and get her Diagnostic Medical Sonography Degree. She loves her job, and she likes to learn new things. She is a hard-working lady with a huge future. Her mom is the 1st motivation to her success. She has taught her to be enthusiastic, respectful, organized, responsible, and to persevere. Although she can be shy, she loves to make new friends!

Kevin Haslauer

Project Manager

Education:  BS in Construction Engineering (LA Tech)

Kevin brings a wide range of construction experience, from complex historic renovations to large scale industrial projects. It is crazy to believe that Kevin has already successfully contributed to the completion of over $500 million dollars’ worth of work and counting! Outside of work, Kevin volunteers his time as a board member for the East St. Charles Volunteer Fire Department. When Kevin is not working, he is either spending quality time with his wife and daughter that he loves so much or trying to go on that occasional fishing or hunting trip with friends.

Michael Latino

Superintendent

Michael was a middle class hippie, who kept making runs from New Orleans to San Francisco to be part of the scene. His dad wasn’t very happy and one day on a return trip he ran out of gas and money in Fort Stockton, Texas. He wired his dad from a western union to send him money to get home, when he got home his dad had a job lined up for him and he’s been working in Construction ever since. Mike has ran the Crescent City Classic 38 times until Covid messed things up, he’s hoping he will be able to do again soon!

Carl Labit

Assistant Superintendent

Education: BS in Business Administration (DCC)

Carl has worked in many areas of construction throughout his life including insulation and flooring. Carpentry, however, has been his biggest asset in the commercial construction industry, since he has previously been Mardi Gras float builder. Aside from being an experienced student of the construction industry, you will find him all around the baseball world as a respected private instructor and coach at all levels.

Jacob Lemoine

Project Engineer

Education: BS in Construction Management (LSU)

Jacob hails from the great village of Hessmer, LA. He graduated from LSU in 2017 and went into working in disaster recovery in several hurricane damaged regions before getting on with PEC in early 2019. Jacob enjoys the camaraderie of the industry and building relationships with his team. In his spare time, Jacob enjoys exercising in various types of ways. His favorite movies consist of Revenge of the Nerds and Honey I Shrunk the Kids. Jacob hopes to continue learning from experience, as the learning never stops.

Scott Morvant

Chief Estimator

Education:  BS in Mathematics (LSU)

Scott started his construction career back in 1988 with aspirations of taking over the world. After maturing, he is now complacent with being the self-proclaimed “Best Estimator on the Planet.” Scott enjoys fishing and watching his beloved LSU Tigers and New Orleans Saints in his spare time.

Brett Perrier

Principal

Education:  BS in Construction Management (LSU, 2005), MBA (LSU, 2008)

Brett began his construction career building commercial projects throughout the Gulf South Region in both the private and public sectors.  Before forming Perrier Esquerré Contractors with his college-friend, Brett worked with the team constructing the $800 million VA Hospital in New Orleans.  Brett emphasizes the necessity of clear and open communication with clients, which inevitably leads to a successful project.  When not wearing his orange-monogrammed, short-sleeved button-up, he enjoys tea parties with his four girls and begrudgingly does home-improvement projects for his under-appreciated wife.

Todd Tucker

Superintendent

Education:  BA in education (2006)

Commonly labeled as the old man at the company. Todd typically quiet and contemplative. One of his favorite quotes is “even a fool is thought wise when he keeps his mouth shut.” Aside from his work life, he keeps himself busy by spending time with his beautiful wife, playing with their four kids, and enjoying the benefits of the gospel at his local church. His addiction is fishing and talking about fishing.

Keshun Doyle

Field Helper

Justin Tizzard

Resource Manager

Education: Carpentry, C.T.S. (DCC)

Justin has always enjoyed working with his hands to get any job or task done. He recently graduated and has broadened his knowledge and abilities. Outside of work, Justin is a huge sports fanatic watching any sports game on TV, with baseball and soccer being his favorites. He is an avid military history buff and a serious video gamer.

Stephanie Gras

Project Administrator

Stephanie is a bayou born and raised girl from St. Bernard Parish with an overwhelming love for “making something from little to nothing.” With over 20 solid years of construction experience; She is “incredibly passionate about construction, about winning with our PEC team, our clients and the communities that we bring growth to.” When she’s not in the office or on site assisting the management team in many capacities like project planning and coordinating, she enjoys traveling for long hiking trips, running with her pup (Stevie Nyx) or taking in some live music around her new home town of Ponchatoula.

Garen Walker

Superintendent

Brandon Vortisch

Field Helper

Deborah Charrier

Accountant

Education: MBA (LSUS 2020), BS in Business Administration (UNO, 2001)

Debby is a new member of the Perrier Esquerré Accounting team with over 20 years of diversified accounting experience including electrical and healthcare. She has a passion for accounting and project management. With her new found work life balance, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, learning the newest baking trends, mani/pedi’s, purple and gold Saturday’s and black and gold Sunday’s

Jack Bryant

Project Engineer

Education: B.S. Construction Management (LSU)

Jack is an up-and-coming member of the Perrier Esquerré team. He began his construction career as an electrician’s assistant for his father’s company and, through hard work and education, has worked his way up to Project Engineer. Besides his work life, he also fishes, plays indoor lacrosse, and spends time with friends & family. 1 interesting fact about Jack is that he placed 3rd place for yellowfin tuna in the 2018 grand isle tarpon rodeo.

With over 20 years of experience in the commercial construction industry, our founding members have completed over $750 million in commercial projects.