President / Chief Executive Office (CEO)
As the President and CEO, Jon has ultimate responsibility for leading Gothic toward its strategic goals. He is a graduate of California State University at Northridge with degrees in Finance and English and has completed the Management Development Program for Entrepreneurs (MDE) at the Anderson School of Management at UCLA. Jon and his family have been business owners, homeowners, and active members of the Santa Clarita Valley community since 1988. They support numerous non-profits and charitable organizations such as the Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, the Michael Hoefllin Foundation, the Boy Scouts of America, Habitat for Humanity, Special Olympics, the American Cancer Society, and many local schools. In addition, Jon has accepted a position as a member of the City National Bank San Fernando Valley Advisory Board. Jon resides in Santa Clarita with his wife of 29 years, Mardi. Together they have three children: Derek (23), a graduate of USC, Devin (22), a graduate of UCLA and a graduate student at the University of Michigan, and Tristan (17), a senior at West Ranch High School.
|Clarke La Vine
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Clarke is a native of Southern California, growing up in Granada Hills in the San Fernando Valley. He is a graduate of UCLA with a bachelor's degree in Business / Economics and a master's degree in Business Administration (MBA). He has been a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) since 1986. With an extensive employment background with some of the largest and most prominent commercial property management companies in Southern California, Clarke has been the CFO of Gothic since 1996. His responsibilities include the oversight of the accounting team, financial planning and analysis, and compliance. Clarke is married with three children and enjoys traveling, golfing, and poker night with the guys.
Vice President - Administration
Nick grew up in Southern California and is a graduate of San Diego State University with a degree in Business Administration and a minor in Geography. He has worked for some of the most reputable home builders and real estate development companies in America and has overseen projects and operations in California, Nevada, Arizona, and Texas. Nick has an extensive background in operations and purchasing which greatly assist him in his position as Vice President - Administration. His responsibilities include working with Branch and Regional personnel to assess equipment and infrastructure needs, procure trucks and equipment, and oversee internal building projects. Nick is a licensed California real estate broker, a California General Contractor, and has a California Landscape Contractor's license.
Dan brings his more than 30 years of computer experience to the Information Systems / Technology department of Gothic. In 2011, Dan engineered the complete overhaul of the company's information system technology, creating an infrastructure that would allow Gothic to expand for many years. Dan's job responsibilities include the maintenance of our internal server and providing troubleshooting and system diagnostics for multiple branch locations throughout the southwestern United States. Dan is married with three daughters and enjoys camping, golf, travel, and spending time with his family
Director of Human Resources
Sandi is the Director of Human Resources and brings more than 40 years of corporate management experience to the Gothic team. She is a graduate of the University of California Redlands with a degree in Business Management and also earned a Certificate of Human Resources from UCLA. Combining professional experience in both human resources management and customer service, Sandi brings a unique perspective to our human resources department and our employee development program. Sandi's responsibilities include recruitment, training and development, performance management, employee relations, benefits administration, and in-house payroll administration for more than 1,200 Gothic employees. She is married with one child and resides in Valencia, California. Her passions are spending time with her family and living each day to its fullest.