Meet The Team

Jason DeBus, CEO / Senior Project Engineer

Professional Experience

  • Years in Construction   34
  • Years at JDI Dev. LLC  19

Education

  • Arizona State University
  • Phoenix Univ of Theology, MMin

Contact

  • Jason@JDIcustom.com

Professional Summary

Throughout his 30 years in construction, Jason has acquired well-rounded knowledge of all major areas of construction: Civil, Industrial, Land Development, and Building. He has been involved in the construction of hotels, restaurants and large scale land development projects. On the residential side, Jason has completed developments of residential communities from raw land to the sell-out of master planned neighborhoods and communities alike. The commercial building division has been the most diversified JDI team in recent years. With the focus on the restaurant and hospitality industry, Jason has spearheaded the path for growth with many successful restaurateurs and several hotel concepts throughout the Arizona Region.

 

 

Heather DeBus, Chief Financial Officer

Professional Experience

  • Years in Construction  19
  • Years at JDI Dev. LLC  19

Contact

  • Heather@JDIcustom.com

 

 

Professional Summary

With an accounting background and 17+ years of progressive experience, Heather provides accurate financial information and strategic direction to the Team as well as our valued clients.  By promoting sound financial decisions, she assists in productivity improvements and increased efficiency. She upholds strong financial management and accountability and provides internal controls regarding safety management, HR relations, payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable, budgeting, sales tax and other related financial responsibilities.

 

 

Ryan Sills, Project Manager

Professional Experience

  • Years in Construction  11
  • Years at JDI Dev. LLC  6

Education

  • Arizona State University
  • BS Real Estate Development

Contact

  • Ryan@JDIcustom.com

Professional Summary

As Project Manager for JDI Development, Ryan engages in the design and project implementation, site planning and layout, cost estimating, planning and scheduling, management, materials procurement, equipment selection, cost control, and quality management. These processes involve the organization, administration, and coordination of all the elements involved in construction – temporary and permanent labor, materials, equipment, supplies and utilities, money, technology and methods, and time – in order to complete your construction project on schedule, within the budget, and according to the specified standards of quality and performance.

 

 

Josh Brown, Project Superintendent

Professional Experience

  • Years in Construction   16
  • Years at JDI Dev. LLC     2

Education

  • Paradise Valley Community College

Contact

  • Josh@JDIcustom.com

Professional Summary

Josh Brown is a dedicated professional with a background of over 15 years of construction management experience. His construction knowledge, time management, and leadership expertise have allowed him to easily and successfully operate multiple jobs simultaneously. He is a loyal employee who enjoys serving others and considers his client’s requests as a priority. Josh has been involved with several engineering and math programs. He is very knowledgeable and has credible judgement when he is asked to complete a project. Josh pays close attention to safety measures on the job site and always takes it seriously.

 

Mitch Douglas, Project Superintendent

Professional Experience

  • Years in Construction   42
  • Years at JDI Dev. LLC     2

Education

  • Chandler Gilbert Community College

Contact

  • Mitch@JDIcustom.com

Professional Summary

Mitch Douglas has a long history of construction experience over the past years by working on several ground up school builds and multiple Tenant Improvements including restaurants, medical facilities, and executive suites. He possess more than 18 years of progressive experience in the Commercial Project Superintendent field. His professional history includes more than 26 years in positions such as Job Foreman/ Field Superintendent at various commercial drywall companies. With his abilities to problem solve, multi-task, and facilitate solutions, Mitch is a reliable source on the job site, and has a consistent record of overseeing difficult jobs while staying on schedule and within budget!

 

 

John DeBus, Service Manager

Professional Experience

  • Years in Construction   8
  • Years at JDI Dev. LLC    8

Education

  • Grand Canyon University
  • 2016 BS  Business Management
  • 2018 MBA

Contact

  • John@JDIcustom.com

Professional Summary

He is the service manager for JDI and operates under multiple venues such as Dutch Bros Coffee, Brushfire Tacos y Tapas, Biscuits Café, Applebee’s, Fudruckers, and Red Robin. He takes care of scheduling Repair Maintenance Services in order to ensure their business is running smoothly without obstructions that could potentially slow production rate.

 

 

Miah DeBus, Public Relations

Professional Experience

  • Years in Construction   4
  • Years at JDI Dev. LLC    4

Education

  • Grand Canyon University
  • 2019 BA Advertising and Public Relations

Contact

  • Miah@JDIcustom.com

Professional Summary

After successfully completing high school as a honors student, Miah is now attending Grand Canyon University. She will graduate in 2019 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Advertising and Public Relations with an emphasis in Web Design. She is a highly motivated employee with a creative and inspiring attitude. She strives for excellence when planning successful marketing strategies that credit JDI for the quick and efficient jobs performed.

Professional Portfolio

Our professional portfolio consists of several projects throughout the Valley of Arizona, ranging from custom residential additions to commercial hotel renovations.

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Meet The Team

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Why Us

Superior Service

Our experienced team is committed to upholding exceptional quality standards. All residential and commercial projects adhere to strict policies and procedures for service with integrity and excellence.

Experience

Our team combined has professional construction experience totaling over 80 years! Choose the expert team delivering hundreds of successful, quality residential and commercial projects in Phoenix AZ.