Ben O’Hara is an experienced consultant with over 25 years working in the construction and restoration industry. Ben O’Hara specializes in construction management, residential, commercial estimating and analysis, and disaster recovery efforts. Ben has extensive knowledge of building practices, building codes, and project scheduling.
Prior to joining J.S. Held in our San Francisco office, Ben owned and operated a licensed General Contracting/Remodeling company out of Minnesota from 2010 through 2017. From 2001 through 2010, Ben O’Hara held a position as the Lead Project Manager for a restoration company in Bloomington, MN specializing in fire, water, and storm damage. Ben also was an honorably discharged Builder First Class, serving in the United States Navy from 1994 – 2000.
Ben O’Hara has extensive working knowledge and proven success working with architects, engineers, designers, claims adjusters, insurance agents, city officials, property/facility managers, and home owners. Ben has a stellar track record of the highest customer service ratings and timely project completion.