Who is Morton Construction Company?
Morton Construction Company has been building up to perfection for over 20 years. We don’t take our responsibilities to our clients lightly. Every project we take on is important to our clients and we take personal ownership of our part. We believe that with open communication and a conscientious approach, every project will be successful. We extend that philosophy to our subcontractors as well.
Ronald S. Morton
Ronald S. Morton is the Owner and President of Morton Construction Company, founded in 1998. As a diligent and devoted worker, Ron has created a company that is well-known in the Central Florida area. He has always been a hands-on manager who is heavily focused on the work he produces. Ron enjoys sailing, snow skiing and spending time with his family. He resides in Sanford with his wife and is most proud of his two sons who are graduates of the University of Florida.
Janie Morton is the Owner and Corporate Secretary/Treasurer of Morton Construction Company. With a background in banking, a head for business and an eye for detail, Janie is the brains behind the company's daily operations. Working together, Janie has helped Ron create a company proud of the work it produces. She enjoys each day to its fullest by working hard, yet always making time for some fun in the sun. It could be cycling, sailing or just reading a good book. But, most important to her, is spending time with her family.
Clarence Thornton is a Project Manager with Morton Construction Company. He is a results-oriented, hands-on construction and development professional with 36 years of expertise in all facets of the industry. He is versed in contract negotiation, project estimating, managing design problems, and project management from concept through certificate of occupancy. Clarence has a proven track record for the on time and under budget completion of multimillion-dollar projects. Quality work and strong ethics are characteristics exemplified in all his projects. Clarence enjoys family, boating, offshore fishing and all sports in his off time.
Erin brings over 14 years of experience in the construction industry. Her strengths include giving 110% effort to Morton’s clients and that of her team. She assists in everything from the bidding process, subcontractor vetting to delivering the close-out packages to the clients. She is dedicated to making sure that Morton Construction is seen as a quality driven contractor and that its successful achievements and owner satisfaction are the result of great relationships that have been established through excellent communication, collaboration and a foundation of trust. When Erin is not with her Morton family, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, camping with her cub scout, Sunday football and cooking up some southern cuisine.
Jason is a detail-oriented, hands on construction professional. His experience of 18 years ranges from medical to hospitality/entertainment and industrial. A Virginia native that has recently moved to Florida with his wife & two children. He enjoys fishing and spending time with his family cheering for the Atlanta Braves and the Denver Broncos when they aren't visiting the Disney Parks.
Kevin Kennel is part of the Morton Construction team. He has over 21 years of construction experience in his background. His commercial work experience includes but is not limited to restaurants, banks, multi-story office buildings, tilt-up warehouse, government, retail, medical and school projects. He has proven communication skills in working towards our client’s needs. He is a father of 3 daughters and volunteers his time to a Youth Football League in Melbourne, Fl. He loves to fish and watch the Gators win!!
Michael is a meticulous young man at only twenty-one with three years of experience in construction from an electrical design and engineering background, to assistant project management and administration.
Calculated, and tech-savvy, Michael always looks for the most efficient route to reach his goals and the goals of the company. An adaptive and level-headed worker who wants nothing but to succeed in his task.
Joshua has 32 years of construction experience, with almost half of that as a superintendent and a majority of those years in a large scale, fast paced entertainment industry setting. He has extensive knowledge of residential, commercial and industrial construction with hands on experience in all phases and trades from infrastructure to turnover.
With a calm demeanor, Joshua works very well under pressure, is extremely safety oriented and thinks outside the box on the fly, which all help to keep projects on time, under budget and most importantly, our clients happy.
When he’s not running jobsites, he likes to spend quality time traveling and camping with his wife, four children, young granddaughter and his demanding hoard of large breed dogs.
Austin brings 9 years of construction experience working his way up from the bottom. Having hands on experience has taught him the importance of meeting deadlines.
By being organized and having a sharp attention to detail, he never shies away from work and is always the first one to jump in wherever he is needed.
State Certified Licenses
- Building Contractor: CBC058131
- Underground Utility Contractor: CUC057314
- Class V Fire Line Contractor: 27655100012000