Jes Pedersen joined Webcor in 2000, leaving Koll Construction, where he had been a project director. He initiall was a project director at Webcor, working on a number of iconic San Francisco projects. He succeeded Andy Ball as president and chief executive officer in July 2012 and has focused much of his time building a leadership team designed to guide Webcor through the challenges of the next 50 years. Jes earned a bachelor’s degree in Construction Engineering Technologies from Cal Poly Pomona in 1985. In addition to his work at Webcor, Jes has been active in the community, volunteering with the Ronald McDonald House/Stanford, CityBuild San Francisco, public radio station KQED, and Rebuilding Together.