COO : integrator
Jessica joined Strout Architecture in 2018 and brings with her over 6 years of operations experience. After graduating from Campbell University with an undergraduate degree in Accounting, Jessica joined DGSE Companies, Inc. a leading wholesaler and retailer of precious metals, rare coins, jewelry, diamonds, and fine watches. During her six+ years there her titles ranged from General Manager to Senior Vice President of Operations. In 2016, Jessica and her husband desired to help their community, so they started a fundraising business. During their first year they raised over $37,000 for causes in Central Alabama communities. As a daughter of a 4th generation carpenter/contractor, Jessica has always been fascinated with the architecture and construction processes. She is passionate about helping those in and around Birmingham create or renew spaces they love. Jessica lives in the suburbs of Birmingham, with her husband and 2 kids, where she enjoys spending time outside, reading, cooking, and doing anything creative.
Zac is a Marine Corps veteran and Kansas City native. During his time in the USMC he ran logistics in Afghanistan: setting up, moving, and dismantling Forward-Operating-Bases. After the Marine Corps, Zac wanted to continue helping people, so he obtained his personal training certification. In 2016, he and his wife had a longing to make a living by helping their community, so they started a fundraising company. They gave back over $37,000 to central Alabama communities during their first year. Zac’s time in the military provided him with the experience necessary to effectively manage successful projects and strong teams. Zac and his wife have been married for 14 years. They have a son and a daughter, and live in the suburbs of Birmingham.
V.P. Sales and Marketing / brand ambassador
Smasher and Thor Look-alike.
The Stranger: Take it easy, Dude.
The Dude: Oh, yeah!
The Stranger: I know that you will.
The Dude: Yeah, well - the Dude abides.
[Exits with beers in hand]
The Stranger: [to the camera] The Dude abides. I don't know about you but I take comfort in that. It's good knowin' he's out there. The Dude. Takin' 'er easy for all us sinners.
Copywrite The Big Lebowski (1998).
Lauren is a law student and proprietress of the “Kinsey keen eyes”. She sees everything… literally errrvrythin.