Meet the Team


LaTora L. Gilliam-Mullinex
President/CEO LaTora is the president and CEO of Gilliam Construction LLC. LaTora is a Florida Certified General Contractor, Florida Certified Roofing Contractor, and a Florida Licensed Real Estate agent. She directly oversees all of the following area’s of operations, human resource management, all financial activities of the family owned and operated business. LaTora oversees all budgeting, estimating, and project management of all new construction and renovation projects both residential and commercial. LaTora is responsible for all the day to day operations of the company since it’s beginning and is a native of Sarasota, FL. She graduated Cum Laude from Florida A&M University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting. She continued her education at Florida State University. LaTora then returned to Sarasota, where she was employed as a contract-policy and procedure administrator for a federally funded organization. As the CEO and being OSHA CERTIFIED LaTora ensures that all safety programs are monitored and updated on a regular basis, as well as all drug testing policies as Gilliam Construction a drug free work place. LaTora believes that the key for Gilliam Construction success is simple;
“MAKE WHAT THE CUSTOMER ENVISIONED THEIR REALITY, NO EXCUSES.”LaTora is also a Florida licensed Real Estate agent, Florida Certified Roofing Contractor, and is in the process of Implementing the real estate division into Gilliam Construction so that the customers can have more of the one stop shop option. No matter how big or small your dream may be Gilliam Construction can get it done.


tora_hsChristopher Mullinex

Mr. Christopher Mullinex Sr is the Chief Operations Officer (COO) of Gilliam Construction. Chris holds a bachelors of science degree in business and is a Florida licensed general contractor. Chris has more than fifteen years of facilities and project management in all phases of operations including, purchasing operations, contract administration, construction project management, in all sectors both private and public. Chris has managed many different types of jobs, both federally and state funded construction projects as well as retail centers and residential community developments from the ground breaking to grand opening. Chris is a certified OSHA trainer and instructor and ensures that all Gilliam Construction employees and it’s subcontractors are properly trained on all safety measures prior to entering any job site. Chris’s primary mission is to ensure that all clients of Gilliam Construction receive total and complete satisfaction from the clients vision at the beginning to the clients reality when completed.

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