Board of Directors

Marc Lefkovits

Marc Lefkovits

Chairman of the Board

Marc Lefkovits is a partner at LEFKO Construction, LEFKO Design and Build and LEFKO investments.
He is graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology with a degree in Engineering, Industrial & Systems Engineering, and Economics.
LEFKO works in the area of Commercial Contracting, Residential Contracting, Real Estate Investments and Land Acquisitions and Developments.

Francisco Martinez

Francisco Martinez

Vice Chairman of the Board

Francisco Martinez is the President of Eagle Masonry & Restoration.
Eagle Construction and Restoration, LLC is a minority construction business, founded in 1997.
With over 20 years of experience, Eagle Construction offers commercial and residential remodeling services in the Atlanta Metropolitan area.
Eagle Construction company's policy is to produce less waste in the jobs and produce more precise budgets.

Kevin Lares

Kevin Lares

Secretary

Originally from Venezuela, Kevin moved to the United States to study Business Administration at the Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton. He is the owner of MFC Remodels, Inc., a company dedicated to remodeling chain Restaurants as well as residential work. In 2013 he started to work for National Custom, as Sr. Project Manager. Currently MFC and NCI have a partnership that offers plenty of contracts to the Hispanic community, and continues to remodel countless franchise businesses projects nationwide.

Paola Henao

Paola Henao

Treasurer

Paula is an accomplished business leader offering over 15+ years of experience in the Construction and Real Estate industries. Focuses on developing and maintaining client relationships. She is a creative and dynamic marketer with proven expertise in consistently delivering sale results. Leverages exemplar communication and in-person meetings to establish presence and build a positive brand while fostering continuous client engagement. Paula is a valuable asset for the GHCA. Once more, welcome to the team!

Wilson Tomala

Wilson Tomala

Board Member

Wilson Tomala is the President of Paul Davis Restoration of North Atlanta, a firm that focuses in all areas of emergency services, reconstruction and renovation of residential and commercial structures. Wilson holds a general contracting license, has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Stony Brook University and MS in Management of Technology from NYU. He is a founding member of the GHCA and has held the positions of Vicechair as well as Chairman of the Board.

José Villegas

José Villegas

Board Member

Jose Villegas is the Vice-President of Sol Construction, a General Contractor in Commercial construction. He is a Civil Engineer originally from Colombia. Jose and his wife Juliana started Sol Construction 5 years ago.
Sol Construction specializes in the construction of Water and Waste Water Plants. Jose also provides training in Safety and other areas of construction. Jose and Juliana have two kids, Sofia and Felipe.

Albert Asaad

Albert Asaad

Board Member

Albert is a dynamic leader with exceptional business acumen and 18+ years of successful management and finance experience on both national and international levels. He brings innovative and strategic vision to accelerate growth. Overcomes challenges and transforms organizations to achieve results. Delivers excellent judgment and the ability to link meaningful data to effective decision making. He passionately creates a long-term vision and implements the objectives necessary to make that vision a reality.
He is the founder of Atlantic Consulting Solutions LLC a management consulting firm and he also founded a Financial Technology start-up in Atlanta, GA.

Edita Monsalve

Edita Monsalve

Board Member

Edita Aranda Monsalve is originally from Lima, Peru where she earned a degree of Architectural Drafting from the Metropolitan Institute of Technology. She is an adventurous woman who firmly thinks everything is possible with a great amount of perseverance, talent and hard work. This philosophy was key when she moved to the United States to pursue her dream of having her own business. Noticing the great opportunity to make a statement in the construction market she completed her studies of Interior Design at The Art Institute of Atlanta and launched her company, Kitchen Cabinets-Atlanta.

Guiomar Obregón

Guiomar Obregón

Board Member

Guiomar Obregón, co-founder and CEO of Precision 2000, was born in Boston , Mass. and grew up in Bogotá , Colombia . After earning a degree in Civil Engineering at the Colombian School of Engineering in Bogota, she moved to Atlanta, where she completed her MBA and Master of Science in Civil Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology and later earned an Executive MS in Finance from Georgia State University.

Sal Alvarado

Sal Alvarado

Board Member

Sal is the CEO of Xtrategist, a company that provides integrated accounting solutions while empowering business owners to make sound business decisions. His commitment to the construction industry in Georgia is an inspiring example for all.