PETRA’s leaders maintain a strong set of business ethics and are dedicated to offering each client an unwavering commitment to customer service and construction excellence. Our leaders teach, inspire, and motivate employees to engage in building partnerships based on trust, knowledge and experience.
Jerry Frank CEO
Strong and honest leadership builds a successful company. As the founder and CEO of PETRA Incorporated, Jerry Frank emulates the integrity and good business sense the company has exemplified for over two decades. Jerry understands that a successful company is a team, not an individual. He has assembled a team of veteran, licensed professionals that hold experience in all types of commercial construction. With over 40 years of experience in commercial construction, his enthusiasm for perfection, coupled with his expertise in the industry fulfills clients’ expectations for their construction projects.
Brett Myron President
Brett has worked in the construction industry for over 27 years. Prior to joining Petra, Inc. in 2005, he led numerous construction projects across the western United States where he gained experience in project planning, phasing, risk analysis, and coordinating resource assignments for both office and field personnel.
Brett and Petra offer their clients a partner who confidently facilitates the entire construction process; including preconstruction concerns, development of construction budgets and production schedules, management of subcontractors, and the finalization of all projects on the most time and cost-effective schedule as possible.
Through their commitment to excellence and dedication to professionalism, Brett and Petra have continued to exceed industry standards by forming and sustaining strong professional partnerships based on integrity, ingenuity, and reliability.
Jeffrey Diehl Director of Construction - Idaho
For over 25 years, Jeffrey has worked with numerous clients and large retailers; providing construction management and general contracting services for new construction, to expand and upgrade existing locations, and complete special projects.
He currently serves as chairman of the governor appointed State of Idaho Damage Prevention Board and contributes to statute and rule development regarding underground utilities damage prevention.
Jeffrey maintains all client accounts and oversees the project teams and field staff on all commercial construction projects.
Jesse Henry Director of Construction - Washington
Jesse is responsible for the management of Washington construction operations and supervision of staff. He brings over 14 years of extensive commercial construction experience. His project expertise includes: real estate development and construction management, preconstruction management, project and site management, logistics, and financial performance. He utilizes flexibility, mobility, and accountability to manage the construction process and respond to project needs.
Jesse’s proven experience in the construction industry is backed by design and construction management of commercial, self-storage, multi-family, and retail projects. His leadership in construction management, working with private sector clients, securing entitlements, permit processing, and design management are superlative.
Scott Boal Director of Construction - Colorado
Scott is responsible for the management of Colorado construction operations and supervision of staff. He brings over 30 years of extensive commercial construction experience. His project expertise includes: real estate development and construction management, preconstruction management, project and site management, logistics, and financial performance. He utilizes flexibility, mobility, and accountability to manage the construction process and respond to project needs.
Scott’s proven experience in the construction industry is backed by design and construction management of commercial, multi-family, senior living, healthcare, office, and retail projects. His leadership in construction management, working with private sector clients, securing entitlements, permit processing, and design management are superlative.
James MacIsaac Director of Business Development
James joined the Petra team in 2014, bringing 25 years of construction experience. His current role includes directing Petra’s strategic planning, implementation of existing and new business, and cultivating current and new client relationships. He enjoys working directly with the clients to help them reach their goals for designing and constructing functional and attractive buildings that meet their specific needs.
James previously ran his own full service residential and light commercial construction company. His background in design, consultation, bid/budget development, project management, and construction services brings a well-rounded approach to all projects for owners and developers.
Laura Horsfall Director of TEAM Talent
Laura effectively builds successful and productive teams. She is accomplished in transforming departments, streamlining staff management, and improving recruitment methods. She brings excellent team leadership and a proven ability to work within budgets, boost retention rates, and optimize staff productivity.
Laura maintains and enhances human resources productively, developing strong manpower, identifying talent, and deploying professional development programs in order to achieve organizational goals and fulfill employees’ needs. Her proven track record of making positive organizational change, increasing employee satisfaction, production, and retention makes her a valuable asset to the Petra team.