President, Irby Construction
As President of Irby Construction, Lee Jones drives the operations of the largest, nonunion, specialized contractor of electric power for Quanta Services. Prior to his current role, he served as Director of Project Management at Quanta Services. In this position he oversaw the Project Management Office, providing key insight for the successful execution of major transmission projects across Quanta’s 56 Operating Units.
Mr. Jones began his career at Irby in 2002. In 2008, Mr. Jones went on to work for another Quanta subsidiary, North Houston Pole Line, where he participated in the execution of several large projects in the state of Texas. Mr. Jones worked his way up to Vice President at North Houston Pole Line participating in several important projects working directly with Quanta Services management and many of Quanta’s subsidiaries. In December of 2015, Quanta Services announced its appointment of Mr. Jones as President of Irby Construction Company which was effective on March 1, 2016.
Mr. Jones has been instrumental in several of Quanta’s largest projects, including the AEP Lower Rio Grande Valley 345kV Reconductor, the longest energized project ever completed.
Mr. Jones earned a Master of Science in Engineering Technology and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi. He also has obtained his Project Management Certification through the Project Management Institute, and holds multiple industry certifications.