Jay Korte is the Director of Client Relations for The Korte Company, headquartered in the St. Louis Metropolitan Bi-State Area. He has nearly 30 years of experience in the construction industry along with a comprehensive understanding of the building process. He possesses a proven ability to successfully manage projects from concept through completion and is able to define the parameters of any given project to help owners better identify and assess their building needs.

The Korte Company, founded in 1958, specializes in design-build, construction management and construction services. Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, The Korte Company also has offices in Highland, Illinois; Las Vegas, Nevada; Houston, Texas and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Jay Korte earned a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from University of Illinois. He is a DBIA Certified Professional, an AIC Certified Professional Constructor and holds Contractor Licenses in 16 states.

Jay is also active in his church as well as in the community, serving on several boards and organizations including Southwestern Illinois Division of United Way of Greater St. Louis and Leadership Council Southwestern Illinois. He resides in Highland with his wife Renae and has two sons.