John Brown

Johnathan Brown

Director of Buildings and Grounds

For the past 11 years, John has served as a commercial construction project manager at Estes & Gallup in Lyme, NH.  Responsible for overall project planning and scheduling, resource allocation, project accounting, technical direction, and compliance with building codes and safety standards, John has overseen major commercial projects, including construction projects at Dartmouth College, Lebanon High School and Plymouth State University.  Prior to his work as project manager, John was construction superintendent at Estes & Gallup (2000-2005) and environmental health and safety technician at Dartmouth College (1995-99).

A graduate of St. Johnsbury Academy (VT), John attended the Community College of Vermont and received a commercial deep sea diving certificate at the Divers Academy International in New Jersey.  He and his family reside in Thetford, where he served as a volunteer fire fighter for over a decade.  His daughter Emily is a junior at Thetford Academy, and his daughter Elizabeth is a 2nd grader at Thetford Elementary School.

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