Alana D. Herbert
Ben W. Tipton, lll, Esq.
With over three decades of experience in real estate development, construction management and construction disbursement control for major lenders for projects in the greater Bay Area and Northern California, Ben Tipton has also provided consultation and legal representation to the non-profit, small business, veteran’s business and minority-owned businesses involved in the affordable housing development and construction communities since 1992. Having graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy with service in the Naval Intelligence community during Vietnam, Ben remains active in support of the military community and governmental contracting opportunities for minority and veteran owned entities.
Mr. Tipton is honored and proud to serve as a Director of FOCON, Inc. with the goal of providing the requisite guidance and direction to ensure the continued success of FOCON.
Yvette Gordon has 25 of years of experience in the construction industry here in the Bay Area. She has worked with various contractors from Dinwiddie, Gallagher and Burk, Nibbi Brothers and has worked for Focon, Inc. for the past 15 years. Yvette is the operations manager for Focon and handles the day-to-day operations of the business. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Clark Atlanta University.
Ms. Gordon is the primary contact from the field to the office in making sure that we complete all projects successfully and on schedule. Her responsibilities include, but are not limited to, overseeing the administrative duties, hiring, labor compliance, dispatching employees and equipment and assist in improving the efficiency and productivity of the business.