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Powell joins Breaking Ground Contracting

Breaking Ground Contracting announces it has hired Kevin Powell as the company’s new construction assistant. In his role, Powell assists with the construction of all commercial and residential projects for Breaking Ground Contracting throughout the Southeast, including the company’s sustainable home projects in the Springfield area and at the Beaches.

“Kevin brings a thirst for knowledge and practical field experience to our team. We look forward to his growth here at Breaking Ground and in the industry as a whole,” said Breaking Ground Contracting President Mary Tappouni. “In addition to his years of field experience and recent graduation from University of North Florida’s Construction Management program, Kevin has a true passion to practice sustainable building, which will ultimately create a healthier community.”

Powell recently passed the LEED Green Associate Exam, which certifies that he has basic knowledge of green design, construction and operations. He will continue to pursue his LEED Accredited Professional credential, which signifies an advanced knowledge of green building practices.

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